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2019 Cost of Living Calculator:
Seattle, Washington vs Eden Prairie, Minnesota

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A salary of $72,100 in Seattle, Washington could decrease to $45,840 in Eden Prairie, Minnesota (assumptions include Homeowner, no Child Care, and Taxes are not considered. Click here to customize.)

Comparison Highlights
- Overall, Eden Prairie, Minnesota is 36.4% cheaper than Seattle, Washington
- Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
- Median Home Cost is 54% cheaper in Eden Prairie.
Cost of Living IndexesSeattle, WAEden Prairie, MNDifference
Overall Index: Homeowner, No Child care, Taxes Not Considered204129.736.4% less
Food & Groceries100.492.97.5% less
Housing (Homeowner)407.4186.754.2% less
Median Home Cost$761,800$349,100$412,700 (54.2% less)
Utilities68.897.742.0% more
Transportation156.5120.722.9% less
Health81.787.47.0% more
Miscellaneous120.1107.210.7% less
100 = US Average. (Below 100 means cheaper than the US average. Above 100 means more expensive.)

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