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Cost of Living Comparison:
Boston, Massachusetts - Charleston, South Carolina

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A salary of $85,000 in Boston, Massachusetts could decrease to $57,584 in Charleston, South Carolina

Cost of Living IndexesBostonCharleston
Overall170115
Food122107
Housing269141
Median Home Cost$587,000$307,100
Utilities149111
Transportation10598
Health125106
Miscellaneous131102
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Charleston is 32% cheaper than Boston.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 47% cheaper in Charleston.

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