Cost of Living in Michigan

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

Michigan cost of living is 88.3

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

See the Michigan housing market:  Homes For Sale,  Apartments,  Single Family Rentals

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COST OF LIVINGMichiganUnited States
  Overall88100
  Grocery95.5100
  Health96100
  Housing67100
  Median Home Cost$142,100$216,200
  Utilities102100
  Transportation101100
  Miscellaneous98100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Michigan    106 Reviews
    small town - 4/9/2017
    Belleville MI is a small town, they have a couple good fast food places and a few small diners and such, but the cost of living is kind of ridiculous. i have a one... Read More

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    Not good - 3/8/2017
    Need to be able to see whole state and move... Read More

    Lived here my entire life...ready to move - 6/10/2016
    Ok, so I've lived in Suburbs of Michigan my entire life. Let me start with the good: -Lots of lakes big and small -Good employment opportunities in the larger... Read More


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