12 Cities With High Salaries and Low Costs of Living
Total necessities: $21,625
When analyzing the cost of living index by city, Durham is one of the few cities to experience a cost of living decrease, which makes it an appealing place to set down roots. Groceries cost on average $291 a month, while transportation will set you back just $36, both numbers among the lowest on our survey. As such, it is one of our top up-and-coming housing markets.