Cost of Living
Ohio offers an affordable alternative to the coasts with better quality of life
Ohio’s Cost of Living
Living in San Francisco is nearly 65% more expensive than living in Columbus.
Ohio’s cost of living is 7.5% lower than the U.S. average, attracting talent and companies from the coasts and overseas.
Ohio ranks #1 in Affordability under the U.S. News Opportunity Rankings (2021)
Where We Stand
Fast facts on Ohio’s cost of living.
“Ohio ranks #1 in Affordability under the U.S. News Opportunity Rankings.”
U.S. News Best States rankings
“Ohio has four top-10 cities for millennial homebuyers, giving more top-10 cities than any other state.”
The Clever Data Center