Cost of living comparison between Boston, Massachusetts, United States and Albany, New York, United States

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Cost of living in Boston, Massachusetts (United States) is 33% more expensive than in Albany, New York (United States)

For example, you would need at least $4,160 in Boston, Massachusetts to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with $3,125 in Albany, New York.

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