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Cost of Living Comparison:
Detroit, Michigan - San Francisco, California

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A salary of $50,000 in Detroit, Michigan should increase to $186,968 in San Francisco, California

Cost of Living IndexesDetroitSan Francisco
Overall73273
Food95122
Housing20604
Median Home Cost$44,800$1,331,100
Utilities10396
Transportation102115
Health100115
Miscellaneous95119
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

San Francisco is 274% more expensive than Detroit.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 2871% more expensive in San Francisco.

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