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Cost of Living Comparison:
Portsmouth, New Hampshire - Boston, Massachusetts

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A salary of $43,504 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire should increase to $52,162 in Boston, Massachusetts

Cost of Living IndexesPortsmouthBoston
Overall142170
Food120122
Housing183269
Median Home Cost$339,900$499,400
Utilities148149
Transportation106105
Health123125
Miscellaneous129131
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Boston is 20% more expensive than Portsmouth.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 46% more expensive in Boston.

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