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Cost of Living Comparison:
Richmond, Virginia - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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A salary of $45,500 in Richmond, Virginia should increase to $46,433 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Cost of Living IndexesRichmondPhiladelphia
Overall98100
Food101121
Housing8469
Median Home Cost$156,100$127,700
Utilities107129
Transportation101106
Health110101
Miscellaneous105116
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Philadelphia is 2% more expensive than Richmond.
Utilities are the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Utilities are 19% more expensive in Philadelphia.

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