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Cost of Living Comparison:
Columbia, South Carolina - New Orleans, Louisiana

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A salary of $50,000 in Columbia, South Carolina should increase to $53,084 in New Orleans, Louisiana

Cost of Living IndexesColumbiaNew Orleans
Overall9196
Food10399
Housing6890
Median Home Cost$128,900$187,100
Utilities11487
Transportation104101
Health101107
Miscellaneous97100
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

New Orleans is 6% more expensive than Columbia.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 45% more expensive in New Orleans.

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