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

Overall, Arizona, Arizona cost of living is 102.20.

  COST OF LIVINGArizona, ArizonaUnited States
  Overall  102100
  Grocery  103100
  Health  100100
  Housing  106100
  Utilities  95100
  Transportation  103100
  Miscellaneous  98100


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re: Prescott - 1/23/2016
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