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Duluth, MN vs Rochester, MN

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Rochester is 5.6% more expensive than Duluth.
Rochester housing costs are 26.8% more expensive than Duluth housing costs.
Health related expenses are 3.9% less in Rochester.

Cost of Living
 Duluth, MNRochester, MNUnited States
 93.098.2100
 99.590.4100
 87.684.2100
 88.7112.5100
 $168,300$211,400$219,700
 85.499.7100
 93.984.0100
 100.7100.5100

100 = National Average (Below 100 means cheaper than the US average. Above 100 means more expensive.)
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Reviews for Duluth    13 Reviews
Bring long sleeves - 10/8/2018
Being born and raised in Duluth definitely gives me a bias but I’ll try to be as fair as possible. After living here for 20 years I still am in awe with the views... Read More

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Duluth City - 6/8/2016
I have mixed emotions about Duluth as I spent half my life there and in Buffalo NY. My memories of Duluth have been of friendly people (on the surface) but being very,... Read More

Don't move here for the weather - 2/15/2015
I grew up in Duluth, and moved back 15 years ago for family reasons. Duluth is the armpit of America where winters are long and cold, and shoveling snow is a routine... Read More

Reviews for Rochester    28 Reviews
F*** You, Rochester, and F*** Minnesota. - 5/21/2019
Rochester's kind of like one of those little chocolates with the bright, cheery candy shell. Except the insides aren't chocolate. Living costs are creeping up and up... Read More

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Rochester, MN is a Midwest Gem - 4/23/2019
I lived in Rochester for over 2 decades. It's quite a gem in the Midwest. A metropolitan up and coming city. Home to the world-renowned Mayo Clinic. It is easy to get... Read More

Why does winter have to last so long? - 9/7/2018
First off, I will start with the good. Rochester is small enough not to have the problems of bigger cities, not yet at least. Traffic is pretty decent, though it... Read More

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ZIPS IN DULUTH, MINNESOTA
55811 55803 55804 55812 55807 55805 55806 55808 55802
ZIPS IN ROCHESTER, MINNESOTA
55901 55904 55902 55906 55905

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