North Carolina is 10.2% more expensive than Indiana.

If you lived in North Carolina instead of Indiana, you would:

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pay 2.8% more for restaurants

 
Indiana
North Carolina
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $16.35
 
$17.10
 
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.32
 
$10.57
 
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.32
 
$2.29
 

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pay 5.9% more for groceries

 
Indiana
North Carolina
Bread
1 loaf
$2.73
 
$3.40
 
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.35
 
$5.39
 
Milk (1 gallon) $3.00
 
$3.51
 

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pay 15.6% more for transportation

 
Indiana
North Carolina
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.28
 
$3.18
 
Monthly public transit pass $45.50
 
$60.50
 
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $33,924.78
 
$32,489.18
 

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pay 14.8% more for housing

 
Indiana
North Carolina
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$63.73
 
$68.54
 
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,149.07
 
$1,572.30
 
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $990.37
 
$1,313.14
 

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pay 17.3% more for childcare

 
Indiana
North Carolina
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,192.33
 
$1,363.43
 
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $19,669.53
 
$23,664.79
 

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pay 10.5% more for entertainment and sports

 
Indiana
North Carolina
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.12
 
$5.03
 
Cappuccino in mid-range area $5.01
 
$4.93
 
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$9.35
 
$7.78
 

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pay 4.8% more for clothing

 
Indiana
North Carolina
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$43.98
 
$47.05
 
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$41.62
 
$41.67
 
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$80.42
 
$93.94
 

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