Raleigh, North Carolina 

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

Raleigh cost of living is 102.3

COST OF LIVINGRaleighNorth CarolinaUSA
  102.390.6100
  100.696.5100
  93.2107.5100
  118.581100
  $273,900$187,300$231,200
  99.199.2100
  88.683.9100
  98.196.2100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Raleigh    216 Reviews
    Not as great as it appears on paper - 3/29/2021
    This review is from the perspective of a potential transplant who was very, very interested in Raleigh as a potential destination. I thought it had everything a medium... Read More

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    Why We Said No to Raleigh and Yes to Wilmington NC - 12/31/2018
    Better weather, great eats, funky historic neighborhoods walking distance to downtown... an artsy vibe, brew pubs and dog parks. This was what we were hoping to find in... Read More

    Living & Working in Raleigh is For Me - 9/23/2018
    Living in Raleigh has been wonderful for my family and my business. As a roofing contractor, we are able to help our community protect their most valuable asset, their... Read More


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    27610, 27603, 27616, 27604, 27606, 27613, 27615, 27612, 27614, 27609, ... 15 more


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