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Salem, OR vs Juneau, AK

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Juneau is 19.4% more expensive than Salem.
Juneau housing costs are 38.1% more expensive than Salem housing costs.
Health related expenses are 31.7% more in Juneau.


Cost of Living
 Salem, ORJuneau, AKUnited States
 Overall101.8121.5100
 Food & Groceries100.3134.4100
 Health85.3112.3100
 Housing122.2168.7100
 Median Home Cost$282,600$390,100$231,200
 Utilities79.382.5100
 Transportation96.172.1100
 Miscellaneous95.4112.9100

100 = National Average (Below 100 means cheaper than the US average. Above 100 means more expensive.)
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Reviews for Salem    36 Reviews
Beautiful, ideally located, but costly & insular - 9/16/2020
Moved here approx. 4 years ago from SW Michigan, but I've lived in 9 other cities & 5 other states. Salem is a very manageable sized city, with tons of parks, diverse... Read More

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The best place to live - 1/17/2020
I'm a native 5th generation Oregonian, so bear in mind that I was born with webs between my toes! Anyway, I used to think it rained too much when I was young. Then I... Read More

We absolutely love it here! - 1/4/2020
We love this city! We moved here from Indianapolis Indiana 5 years ago. It is an hour to Portland, a little over an hour to Eugene, an hour to the coast or the... Read More

Reviews for Juneau    18 Reviews
Juneau - 1/21/2016
Juneau's strong points are its unique geography and scenery, outdoor recreation options, availability of fresh seafood, and its thriving arts & culture... Read More

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Hiking is fun! - 5/29/2014
Juneau AK has over 50 trails in and around our community. They can be short as a jaunt from the road to the water to go shell collecting or much longer. Such as a hike... Read More

Adventure - 12/27/2013
If you want wilderness, mountains, ocean, fishing, hunting, hiking, snow, rain, and cold, this is the place to... Read More

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ZIPS IN SALEM, OREGON
97301 97302 97304 97306
ZIPS IN JUNEAU, ALASKA
99801 99824

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