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Cost of Living Comparison:
Columbus, Ohio - Madison, Wisconsin

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A salary of $79,000 in Columbus, Ohio should increase to $102,709 in Madison, Wisconsin

Cost of Living IndexesColumbusMadison
Overall84110
Food91101
Housing65116
Median Home Cost$142,800$248,700
Utilities96105
Transportation98106
Health99122
Miscellaneous90106
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Madison is 30% more expensive than Columbus.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 74% more expensive in Madison.

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