Cost of Living in New York

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

New York cost of living is 121.8

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

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

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COST OF LIVINGNew YorkUnited States
  Overall122100
  Grocery111.6100
  Health109100
  Housing145100
  Median Home Cost$282,000$216,200
  Utilities118100
  Transportation110100
  Miscellaneous110100
100=National Average
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