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Detroit, MI vs New York, NY

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New York is 113.7% more expensive than Detroit.
New York housing costs are 1,168.5% more expensive than Detroit housing costs.
Health related expenses are 33.6% more in New York.

Cost of Living
 Detroit, MINew York, NYUnited States
 87.6187.2100
 89.0116.6100
 84.3112.6100
 23.2294.3100
 $53,700$680,500$231,200
 89.7150.5100
 178.3181.1100
 96.9121.2100

100 = National Average (Below 100 means cheaper than the US average. Above 100 means more expensive.)
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Reviews for Detroit    112 Reviews
Detroit is a Great city that needs to build! - 12/10/2019
I've lived in Detroit my entire 26 years of living, this city is rich with history and has a strong base of people, Detroit is at state where it's neutral between... Read More

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Detroit - Strong City - 11/6/2019
Lots of things to do. Very safe in the downtown, midtown, corktown areas. Neighborhoods need work but that is every city. Great job opportunities. A good downtown feel,... Read More

Great people, not a lot of jobs - 6/26/2019
I live in Detroit (transplant from the Northland) and love a lot of things about the city, number one being the people. Although I am a minority here, I have always been... Read More

Reviews for New York    322 Reviews
Biggest wasted opportunity in the USA - 8/9/2019
I moved to new york when I came to the USA from Dominican republic, and it took for my parents and me to move to FL to see how bad NYC is. I unfortunately find myself... Read More

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New York Rocks - 12/4/2018
Love New York... Read More

New York has many issues very expensive - 6/15/2018
New York has always been expensive but I think even the least expensive areas are around $1800 in Manhattan just for a studio apartment. City is very safe for a city... Read More

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ZIPS IN DETROIT, MICHIGAN
48228, 48219, 48235, 48224, 48227, 48221, 48205, 48234, 48209, 48210, 28 total
ZIPS IN NEW YORK, NEW YORK
11368, 11385, 10467, 11226, 11211, 11236, 11220, 11208, 11234, 11373, 211 total

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