Ohio is 11.4% cheaper than Pennsylvania.

If you lived in Ohio instead of Pennsylvania, you would:

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pay 7.2% less for restaurants

 
Pennsylvania
Ohio
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $19.28
 
$15.88
 
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.67
 
$9.50
 
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.34
 
$2.32
 

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pay 7.9% less for groceries

 
Pennsylvania
Ohio
Bread
1 loaf
$3.36
 
$2.86
 
Local cheese (8 oz) $7.08
 
$6.36
 
Milk (1 gallon) $4.33
 
$3.03
 

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pay 4.4% less for transportation

 
Pennsylvania
Ohio
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.60
 
$3.28
 
Monthly public transit pass $63.09
 
$64.00
 
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $31,612.41
 
$33,068.72
 

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pay 12.1% less for housing

 
Pennsylvania
Ohio
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$59.01
 
$58.96
 
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,310.16
 
$1,083.04
 
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,199.20
 
$831.03
 

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pay 40.8% less for childcare

 
Pennsylvania
Ohio
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,424.53
 
$981.79
 
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $34,388.64
 
$17,051.78
 

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pay 15.5% less for entertainment and sports

 
Pennsylvania
Ohio
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.51
 
$4.73
 
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.93
 
$4.45
 
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$10.80
 
$9.09
 

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pay 8.0% more for clothing

 
Pennsylvania
Ohio
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$53.42
 
$51.61
 
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$37.88
 
$41.67
 
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$80.17
 
$87.17
 

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