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Scottsdale, AZ vs Tucson, AZ

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Tucson is 31.2% less expensive than Scottsdale.
Tucson housing costs are 60.4% less expensive than Scottsdale housing costs.
Health related expenses are 11.6% less in Tucson.

Cost of Living
 Scottsdale, AZTucson, AZUnited States
 133.291.6100
 103.395.5100
 92.281.5100
 203.080.4100
 $469,400$185,800$231,200
 102.499.4100
 109.296.6100
 100.5103.0100

100 = National Average (Below 100 means cheaper than the US average. Above 100 means more expensive.)
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Reviews for Scottsdale    81 Reviews
RED as red gets. (But redder.) - 11/19/2019
Pros: Livable weather 7 months a year, (Oct. 15-May 15), ample restaurants (though $$$$), resorts to stroll, if you golf, you'll be in heaven. Broad, tidy streets with... Read More
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Born and raised here in North Scottsdale - 7/30/2019
Born and raised here in North Scottsdale, 29 years old, and you never get use to the horribly fake people that are here. It's all Tesla's and Botox. But putting them... Read More

Great for sports fans - 5/2/2019
I've only lived in Scottsdale for a little more than 5 years and I love it. First of all, I should say that I am an avid sports fan. Phoenix offers all the sports you... Read More

Reviews for Tucson    268 Reviews
Hot And Dry - 1/8/2020
I lived in tucson for about 3 months and I Hated it it was so Hot and... Read More

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NO WORK!! - 1/5/2020
I just moved here from Los Angeles, CA and I got nothing kind to say about Tucson! I hate it here. The people are so incompetent and slow. They would never make it in... Read More

An "interesting" place - 12/9/2019
I've lived in Tucson two times. The first time, the city had a 1% for the Arts fund, and there were some creative, interesting people living in there. The second time,... Read More

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ZIPS IN SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA
85251 85255 85260 85257 85258 85259 85250 85266 85262
ZIPS IN TUCSON, ARIZONA
85710, 85706, 85705, 85719, 85713, 85756, 85711, 85730, 85745, 85712, 21 total

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