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Cost of Living Comparison:
Boston, Massachusetts - Columbia, Maryland

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A salary of $132,000 in Boston, Massachusetts could decrease to $98,126 in Columbia, Maryland

Cost of Living IndexesBostonColumbia
Overall170126
Food122111
Housing269179
Median Home Cost$499,400$332,200
Utilities149104
Transportation105101
Health12598
Miscellaneous13197
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Columbia is 26% cheaper than Boston.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 33% cheaper in Columbia.

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