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Comparative Cost of Living in Southeastern State Capitals

Based on an average of 100, the C2ER Cost of Living Index measures relative price levels for consumer goods and services.         

City 

Composite Index

Grocery Items 

 Housing 

Utilities

Transportation

Health Care

Misc. Goods & Services

Atlanta, GA

93.5

90.0

87.3

91.5

102.2

99.7

96.6

Baton Rouge, LA

91.7

95.1

89.0

80.9

95.4

105.6

92.7

Columbia, SC

95.7

99.4

77.8

120.4

92.9

101.2

101.6

Little Rock, AR

97.6

91.1

96.9

111.9

93.2

78.5

100.9

Montgomery, AL

93.4

95.3

84.3

109.2

92.8

85.0

96.7

Nashville, TN

86.3

85.4

73.8

86.1

92.8

80.5

95.6

Source: C2ER, Third Quarter 2013