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Cost of Living Comparison:
Albany, New York - San Francisco, California

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A salary of $50,000 in Albany, New York should increase to $135,218 in San Francisco, California

Cost of Living IndexesAlbanySan Francisco
Overall101273
Food103122
Housing86604
Median Home Cost$182,600$1,331,100
Utilities9696
Transportation111115
Health100115
Miscellaneous113119
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

San Francisco is 170% more expensive than Albany.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 628% more expensive in San Francisco.

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