Detroit, Michigan 

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Cost of Living in Detroit, Michigan

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

Detroit cost of living is 72.9

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

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COST OF LIVINGDetroitMichiganUSA
  Overall7388100
  Grocery95.395.5100
  Health10096100
  Housing2067100
  Median Home Cost$44,800$142,100$216,200
  Utilities103102100
  Transportation102101100
  Miscellaneous9598100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Detroit    108 Reviews
    Hellhole - 9/2/2018
    Not a fan of this place at all. There has never really been a time I was visiting here for anything good. Let's say I almost got murdered here twice, the place is scary... Read More

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    Renaissance Detroit - 12/5/2017
    I see a lot of old comments on here that aren't as applicable now since the resurgence Detroit has and is going through these past few years. It's a really exciting time... Read More

    Been to worst places - 1/5/2017
    I was born in Detroit. I was raised in Alaska. Detroit can't be worse than Fairbanks! It has been awhile since I've been there (2010). I live in a mobile home park that... Read More


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