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Carrboro, NC vs Chapel Hill, NC

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Chapel Hill is 12.7% more expensive than Carrboro.
Chapel Hill housing costs are 37.8% more expensive than Carrboro housing costs.
Health related expenses are 0.0% less in Chapel Hill.

Cost of Living
 Carrboro, NCChapel Hill, NCUnited States
 105.0118.3100
 101.1103.9100
 98.298.2100
 119.8165.1100
 $277,000$381,800$231,200
 102.8101.0100
 86.782.6100
 106.6107.1100

100 = National Average (Below 100 means cheaper than the US average. Above 100 means more expensive.)
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Reviews for Carrboro    4 Reviews
Carrboro Bottleneck - 1/24/2012
Carrboro is basically a bedroom community, where people who work at or study at UNC over in Chapel Hill lay down for the night. All day they work at UNC only to pay the... Read More

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lively and progressive community - 2/1/2011
Carrboro has a strong civic life with a lot of local participation and visionary politics towards making a more sustainable and just community. The center of town has... Read More

good climate - 1/3/2010
climate is good, 4 seasons, winter is short with just a little... Read More

Reviews for Chapel Hill    15 Reviews
Bert's take on Durham Metro Area - 10/1/2015
I am not sure if Bert has actually been to the Triangle, but for starters, Durham, as Chapel Hill residents know and envy, is and has been for 5 yrs now a vibrant... Read More

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cooler summer in hills nearby? - 10/26/2014
someone told me they live in the hills/mountains right near chapel hill, and the summers are much cooler there, while the town itself is easily accessible. is this... Read More

good place to send your kid to college? - 1/4/2013
thank you for your posts about Chapel Hill. What I've read on this site precludes my son from applying to go to college here. he won't apply. My son was applying to... Read More

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ZIPS IN CARRBORO, NORTH CAROLINA
27510
ZIPS IN CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA
27516 27514 27517

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