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

Milwaukee, Wisconsin cost of living is 84.10.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGMilwaukee, WisconsinUnited States
  Overall  84100
  Grocery  96.6100
  Health  113100
  Housing  52100
  Utilities  111100
  Transportation  97100
  Miscellaneous  96100

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Not a bad Medium Size City

I lived here for 22 years, and have a love and dislike of the place at the same time. In the like category are the city size as it has most of what you want from a... (Read More)



Most Violent City in America

Milwaukee is one of the most violent cities in America. I should know, I have lived here for over 50 years. Everyday the news is filled with the violence that takes... (Read More)



It's actually pretty decent

I've lived here my whole life, that's 23 years of Milwaukee experience and let me just's changed. But that's what's great about living here, you are constantly... (Read More)



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