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Cost of Living Comparison:
Richmond, Virginia - Washington, District of Columbia

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A salary of $60,000 in Richmond, Virginia should increase to $97,538 in Washington, District of Columbia

Cost of Living IndexesRichmondWashington
Overall98159
Food101110
Housing84274
Median Home Cost$156,100$509,000
Utilities107106
Transportation101107
Health110101
Miscellaneous10599
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Washington is 63% more expensive than Richmond.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 226% more expensive in Washington.

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