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Gilbert, Arizona vs Scottsdale, Arizona

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A salary of $107,000 in Gilbert, Arizona should increase to $124,005 in Scottsdale, Arizona (assumptions include Homeowner, no Child Care, and Taxes are not considered. Click here to customize.)

Comparison Highlights
- Overall, Scottsdale, Arizona is more expensive than Gilbert, Arizona
- Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
- Median Home Cost is 28% more expensive in Scottsdale.
Cost of Living IndexesGilbert, AZScottsdale, AZDifference
Overall Index: Homeowner, No Child care, Taxes Not Considered122.7142.215.9% more
Food & Groceries99.2103.34.1% more
Housing (Homeowner)143.920341.1% more
Median Home Cost$560,600$721,200$160,600 (28.6% more)
Utilities100.4102.42.0% more
Transportation118.1109.27.5% less
Miscellaneous100.6100.50.1% less
100 = US Average. (Below 100 means cheaper than the US average. Above 100 means more expensive.)

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