Washington, District of Columbia 

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Cost of Living in Washington, District of Columbia

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Washington is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Washington, District of Columbia is more expensive.

Washington cost of living is 173.9

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

The median home price in Washington is $597,900.

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 $465,000 

1770 41st Pl SE

Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 1334 SqFt
 $465,000 

1770 41st Pl SE

Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 1334 SqFt

COST OF LIVINGWashingtonDistrict of ColumbiaUSA
  173.9174.1100
  105.3105.3100
  82.682100
  303.1300.4100
  $597,900$570,100$219,700
  106106100
  160.5160.5100
  105.7110.7100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Washington    96 Reviews
    Great town with it's challenges - 7/18/2019
    Moved to DC 40 years ago from Mpls-St. Paul. DC is an amazing town. Downside is people are very competitive, everything is expensive. Great restaurants, foodie heaven... Read More

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    Day to Day Life is Stressful - 11/14/2017
    I've lived in and around the District for 40 years and have watched it become increasingly congested and stressful. Commutes are a nightmare made worse by the rise of... Read More

    Washington, DC - 9/28/2015
    I've been in DC for 10 yrs now. It's a great place to live, if can afford it. I'm a Chicago native. I came to DC by way of Military.DC was my final duty station. After... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
    20011, 20002, 20019, 20020, 20009, 20001, 20032, 20016, 20010, 20003, ... 53 more

    NEW LISTINGS IN WASHINGTON
    $1,400,000
    2637 4th St NE
    Bed 3 | Bath 1

    $475,000
    514 Eastern Ave NE
    Bed 3 | Bath 4

    $2,295,000
    4620 Foxhall Cres NW
    Bed 4 | Bath 5

    $2,499,000
    5118 Lowell Ln NW
    Bed 5 | Bath 5

    $2,495,000
    4928 Indian Ln NW
    Bed 5 | Bath 6

    $1,999,000
    4800 Foxhall Cres NW
    Bed 4 | Bath 5

    $3,199,000
    2730 Chain Bridge Rd NW
    Bed 5 | Bath 7


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