Cost of Living

City Index
New York, NY 221.1
San Jose, CA 154.1
Washington, D.C. 144.2
Boston, MA 136.8
Los Angeles, CA 135.0
Northern NJ 132.9

The ACCRA Cost of Living Index measures relative price levels for consumer goods and services in participating areas of the U.S. The average for all participating places, both metropolitan and non-metropolitan, equals 100, and each participant’s index is read as a percentage of the average for all places.