Home / 2019 Cost of Living Calculator

2019 Cost of Living Calculator

Tell us your current city, where you'd like to move and enter a salary amount. Our Cost of Living Salary Calculator will determine how much more (or less) you need to maintain your same standard of living. We'll provide a cost of living comparison that includes food, housing, utilities, transportation, health, taxes, and housing cost of living numbers.

1. Where do you live now?

    2. Where are you considering?

      3. What is your annual income? (optional)

      Most Recent Searches on Cost of Living
      Current CityComparison City
      Denver, ColoradoRoanoke, VirginiaCompare
      Edmond, OklahomaOrlando, FloridaCompare
      Murfreesboro, TennesseeSan Diego, CaliforniaCompare
      Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaFrederick, MarylandCompare
      Murfreesboro, TennesseeSan Diego, CaliforniaCompare
      Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaFrederick, MarylandCompare
      Hawthorne, CaliforniaAlbuquerque, New MexicoCompare
      Washington, District of ColumbiaSan Francisco, CaliforniaCompare
      Charlotte, North CarolinaLos Angeles, CaliforniaCompare
      Tucson, ArizonaLittle Elm, TexasCompare
      Concord, North CarolinaGrantville, KansasCompare
      Amarillo, TexasSutton, VermontCompare
      Evansville, IndianaLittleton, ColoradoCompare
      Huntington Beach, CaliforniaAtlanta, GeorgiaCompare
      Mill Hall, PennsylvaniaReidsville, North CarolinaCompare
      St. Petersburg, FloridaLubbock, TexasCompare
      Germantown, TennesseeCoatesville, PennsylvaniaCompare
      Montgomery, AlabamaAppleton, WisconsinCompare
      Leander, TexasLoveland, ColoradoCompare
      Walnut Creek, CaliforniaTucson, ArizonaCompare

      Includes food, childcare, utilities, transportation, health, taxes, housing for home owners vs renters, price of beer, gas, insurance, and much more.

      Learn More


      Before moving to a new city you want to know how much it will cost to live there. “Cost of living” is the amount of money you need to maintain a certain lifestyle in a given place. The price of goods and services vary from one city to another, calculating the cost of living will help you determine how much more or less you need to make and help you factor in expenses.

      The expenses that go in to determining cost of living include housing prices for renters or homeowners, housing affordability, entertainment costs, transportation expenses, food prices, and taxes.


      A cost of living index allows you to compare what it costs to live in one place against another, helping you get a glimpse of how far your money will go before you move. For example the cost of living in New York City is almost twice that of Portland, Oregon.

      Our goal with the Cost of Living Calculator is to help you feel more confident in deciding where to live and help you find your best place to live.

      Join BestPlaces