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Cost of Living

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

Overall, Dayton, Ohio cost of living is 75.90.

  COST OF LIVINGDayton, OhioUnited States
  Overall  76100
  Grocery  92.4100
  Health  90100
  Housing  27100
  Utilities  110100
  Transportation  101100
  Miscellaneous  103100


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Dayton Econom
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Are you kidding me... Dayton is about as exciting as a rock. It's crime ridden, run-down, old economy (NCR just packed up for Atlanta) do nothing downtown unless you... (read more)
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Dayton from the rear view mirror
Roger Clements hall of fame pitcher and scoundrel was born and raised in the Dayton area. He's quoted as saying, "the best thing about Dayton was seeing it in the rear... (read more)
Live Here
What do I say about Dayton? I've lived here or in one of the suburbs of Dayton my whole life. Dayton should be a great city, it is near a big river, it has lots of... (read more)
Named a dieing city and little Detroit
I live in Dayton I was born and raised in and around the city and I know a great deal about it.First of all the two largest negatives of this city are crime rate and... (read more)
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