Columbia, South Carolina 

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Cost of Living in Columbia, South Carolina

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

Columbia cost of living is 84.3

COST OF LIVINGColumbiaSouth CarolinaUSA
  84.388.5100
  9695.8100
  107.1102.3100
  59.173.6100
  $136,700$170,100$231,200
  108.9103.9100
  76.486.8100
  10295.6100
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    Reviews for Columbia    48 Reviews
    Columbia is not the jewel of the of the South - 9/18/2020
    Do not be a deceived by past/current residences, CPD, city council, and local media Columbia has high crime rates-property and violent that are suppressed and not... Read More

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    Much to love, even if not perfect. - 9/12/2020
    I've lived in metro Columbia since the 80s and have seen a lot of change here. The university has grown so much and in most ways, I would say the city is getting better.... Read More

    Better than Florence, but still nothing special. - 3/3/2020
    By and large, you'll find a better class of person than Florence, but that bar isn't particularly high. A vast, vast majority of folks have some ties to the university,... Read More


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