Mississippi is 7.8% cheaper than South Carolina.

If you lived in Mississippi instead of South Carolina, you would:

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pay 14.3% less for restaurants

South Carolina
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $19.39
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.13

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pay 5.2% less for groceries

South Carolina
1 loaf
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.25
Milk (1 gallon) $3.40

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pay 11.7% less for transportation

South Carolina
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.15
Monthly public transit pass $49.00
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $31,719.77

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pay 16.1% less for housing

South Carolina
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,418.44
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,353.33

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pay 12.3% less for childcare

South Carolina
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,435.24
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $22,437.28

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pay 1.9% more for entertainment and sports

South Carolina
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.93
Cappuccino in mid-range area $5.02
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar

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pay 3.4% more for clothing

South Carolina
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas

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The statistics used to build this comparison are calculated using data from users just like you. We average the price of thousands of data points entered by users across the world. Learn more about our data sources. Page last updated: July 2024
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