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Cost of Living Comparison:
Jamestown, New York - Amherst, New York

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A salary of $20,000 in Jamestown, New York should increase to $24,668 in Amherst, New York

Cost of Living IndexesJamestownAmherst
Overall7897
Food10192
Housing27103
Median Home Cost$52,900$225,700
Utilities102107
Transportation106101
Health9688
Miscellaneous10388
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Amherst is 23% more expensive than Jamestown.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 326% more expensive in Amherst.

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