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Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Ithaca, New York is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Ithaca, New York is more expensive.

Ithaca, New York cost of living is 111.90.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGIthaca, New YorkUnited States
  Overall  112100
  Grocery  100100
  Health  112100
  Housing  130100
  Utilities  108100
  Transportation  109100
  Miscellaneous  98100

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