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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 Chattanooga, Tennessee is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Chattanooga, Tennessee is more expensive.

Chattanooga, Tennessee cost of living is 87.50.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGChattanooga, TennesseeUnited States
  Overall  88100
  Grocery  98.3100
  Health  93100
  Housing  67100
  Utilities  94100
  Transportation  99100
  Miscellaneous  97100


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