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Morehead City, NC vs New Bern, NC

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New Bern is 13.1% less expensive than Morehead City.
New Bern housing costs are 37.9% less expensive than Morehead City housing costs.
Health related expenses are 1.3% less in New Bern.

Cost of Living
 Morehead City, NCNew Bern, NCUnited States
 97.885.0100
 91.991.9100
 111.3109.8100
 112.870.1100
 $216,700$140,800$219,700
 95.0100.1100
 67.771.7100
 101.897.3100

100 = National Average (Below 100 means cheaper than the US average. Above 100 means more expensive.)
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Reviews for Morehead City    4 Reviews
Morehead From Most American's Perspective - 11/8/2011
I have lived on both coasts from small towns to the largest cities and travelled abroad a bit too...just so you know where I am coming from. People who love the NC coast... Read More

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Safe, clean, beautiful, but a tad boring. - 12/6/2009
Morehead City is a great place for a family. Very safe, good schools, clean, beautiful beaches. The weather is pretty mild for the most part (4 seasons). It is a tad... Read More

Morehead City is Waterfront Heaven - 10/21/2008
I've lived in this area for more than 15 years --raised a few minutes away. Morehead is a beautiful, small town, with great schools, wonderful waterfront parks, boating... Read More

Reviews for New Bern    9 Reviews
Crime Issues - 3/20/2016
I have never been in New Bern, NC personally but have driven through there on Rte 17, boring roads, crossing their awesome bridge, through Bridgeton. I missed the... Read More

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New Bern NC - 5/24/2015
New Bern has always been a small city, or some would say, a small town. However, it has grown a lot since the 70's. I can remember when the population was less than 14... Read More

Well Rounded Seasons - 11/15/2012
This area of NC is great if you still enjoy the feeling of fall, possibility of snow and cold wintry nights and a nice humid southern summer. Since we've lived here we... Read More

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ZIPS IN MOREHEAD CITY, NORTH CAROLINA
28557
ZIPS IN NEW BERN, NORTH CAROLINA
28562 28560

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