Boston, Massachusetts 

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Cost of Living in Boston, Massachusetts

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

Boston cost of living is 162.4

COST OF LIVINGBostonMassachusettsUSA
  162.4127.2100
  111.4108.9100
  83.483.7100
  260.6176.4100
  $602,600$407,900$231,200
  116.8112.9100
  131.8107.9100
  129.1109100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Boston    116 Reviews
    My thoughts on Boston - 10/3/2020
    I live in this city for 10 years, i am 15 now. Boston is not a great city to live in. It's expensive, has a terrible quality of life, bad weather, the sky and... Read More

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    Boston is great? Think again. - 8/6/2019
    I was born and raised in Boston, the only good thing about this place is the money, if you have a great job. Other than that, the weather sucks, people are rude, people... Read More

    Boston gets a bad reputation - 8/2/2019
    I grew up 25 miles outside of Boston and currently live about an hour north in New Hampshire. Boston definitely isn't for everyone its crowded and expensive, it can be... Read More


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