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  COST OF LIVING OVERVIEW
  

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

Overall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania cost of living is 96.20.

  COST OF LIVINGPhiladelphia, PennsylvaniaUnited States
  Overall  96100
  Grocery  115.9100
  Health  103100
  Housing  61100
  Utilities  127100
  Transportation  106100
  Miscellaneous  116100
  COST OF LIVING COMMENTS
  
Moving to the east coast
I am moving to the east coast from the south to start a new chapter in life with my boyfriend and my new job..I read alot of negative reviews and i feel that everywhere... (read more)
transportation
I love this city, big city but not crowd, public transportation... (read more)
A real regional asset whose management has a talen
Philadelphia is fortunate to have one of the country's most comprehensive mass transit systems in the form of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
re: Hello, folks - THE GRASS IS ALWAYS GREENER (if
Did you move back yet? Maybe moving from Florida would like to ask you some... (read more)
Relocating
Need info on best areas to live in philly for family... (read more)
re: Hello, folks - THE GRASS IS ALWAYS GREENER (if
I just wanted to say thank you for your post it really helped. ... (read more)
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