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Cost of Living Comparison:
Columbia, Maryland - Cary, North Carolina

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A salary of $200,000 in Columbia, Maryland could decrease to $191,607 in Cary, North Carolina

Cost of Living IndexesColumbiaCary
Overall126121
Food111102
Housing179169
Median Home Cost$332,200$314,700
Utilities104106
Transportation10198
Health9898
Miscellaneous9795
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Cary is 4% cheaper than Columbia.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 5% cheaper in Cary.

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