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Cost of Living Comparison:
Fairfax, Virginia - Silver Spring, Maryland

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A salary of $50,000 in Fairfax, Virginia could decrease to $43,672 in Silver Spring, Maryland

Cost of Living IndexesFairfaxSilver Spring
Overall169148
Food105105
Housing287213
Median Home Cost$536,500$398,500
Utilities97109
Transportation150163
Health95100
Miscellaneous11499
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Silver Spring is 13% cheaper than Fairfax.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 25% cheaper in Silver Spring.

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