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Cost of Living Comparison:
Richmond, Virginia - Columbia, South Carolina

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A salary of $50,000 in Richmond, Virginia could decrease to $46,564 in Columbia, South Carolina

Cost of Living IndexesRichmondColumbia
Overall9891
Food101103
Housing8468
Median Home Cost$207,400$128,900
Utilities107114
Transportation101104
Health110101
Miscellaneous10597
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Columbia is 7% cheaper than Richmond.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 37% cheaper in Columbia.

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