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Cost of Living Comparison:
Raleigh, North Carolina - Columbia, Maryland

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A salary of $80,000 in Raleigh, North Carolina should increase to $98,962 in Columbia, Maryland

Cost of Living IndexesRaleighColumbia
Overall102126
Food102111
Housing110179
Median Home Cost$204,700$332,200
Utilities106104
Transportation98101
Health9898
Miscellaneous9597
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Columbia is 24% more expensive than Raleigh.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 62% more expensive in Columbia.

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