Seeing Inflation: How Costs Of Goods Have Changed

Inflation is a natural part of the economy. In fact, most economists agree that an inflation rate of 2-3% each year is to be expected. However, expecting inflation and seeing inflation are two different things.

Below is a visual representation of how the price of common household goods have changed over the past decade. The image below comes from TitleMax and uses data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics to show the prices for 30 common grocery staples over the last decade.

Seeing inflation like this, it’s no wonder that so many people are fleeing states with high costs of living. Across the country, people are in search of an easier way of life. That’s where City vs City can help. Download the City vs City App today and find out where you can live more easily! 

Of course, costs vary from state to state. That’s why it’s important to know which state may work better for you! If you’re considering a move, don’t MAKE a move without City vs City.

Our cost of living calculator examines your true living costs. Then, we compare them to another city of your choosing. Our app looks at income, expenses, savings, and all major local taxes.

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