The cost of living index of Denver Metro Area (CO) was 106 for all in 2015. The cost of living index of Washington Metro Area (DC-VA-MD-WV) was 119 for all in 2015.

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The cost of living index measures the difference in the price levels of goods and services across regions. The average cost of living index in the U.S. is 100, with higher values corresponding to costlier goods and services. Data is available for U.S. states and metropolitan areas.

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Economy and Cost of Living Datasets Involving Denver Metro Area (CO) or Washington Metro Area (DC-VA-MD-WV)

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    Consumer Price Index in Denver 2014

    data.colorado.gov | Last Updated 2018-06-12T23:57:55.000Z

    Consumer Price Index for the state and Denver from US Bureau of Labor and Statistics from 1913 to 2014 provided by the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE).

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    Rents by Type of Apartment in Colorado 2016

    data.colorado.gov | Last Updated 2018-06-12T23:59:22.000Z

    Average rents and vacancies distributed by type of apartment for regions across Colorado dating back to 2006 as defined by the Colorado Department of Local Affairs Housing Division (DOLA).

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    Rent and Income Restricted Housing

    data.seattle.gov | Last Updated 2018-05-23T20:40:19.000Z

    Housing with Rent and Income Restricted Units in Seattle Some homes are in buildings where other units are market-rate. Excludes locations with fewer than four income-restricted affordable homes (except for those in the Rainier Vista, New Holly, High Point, and Yesler Terrace neighborhoods) and locations that are confidential to protect the safety of residents. Information current as of 3/31/2018 and subject to change.

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    Rents by Size of Building in Colorado 2016

    data.colorado.gov | Last Updated 2018-06-13T00:07:30.000Z

    Average rents and vacancies distributed by size of building structure for regions across Colorado dating back to 2006 as defined by the Colorado Department of Local Affairs Housing Division (DOLA).

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    Rents by Age of Building in Colorado 2016

    data.colorado.gov | Last Updated 2018-06-13T00:05:15.000Z

    Average rents and vacancies distributed by age of building structure for regions across Colorado dating back to 2006 as defined by the Colorado Department of Local Affairs Housing Division (DOLA).

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    Operating Expense Budget Virginia Beach

    data.vbgov.com | Last Updated 2018-06-30T20:38:21.000Z

    Expenditure Budget for the City of Virginia Beach

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    Virginia Beach Demographics

    data.vbgov.com | Last Updated 2017-10-12T13:51:45.000Z

    This dataset provides demographic information from the American Community Survey about residents of Virginia Beach. This data was originally provided in the executive summary of the City of Virginia Beach’s Operating Budget.

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    Montgomery County MD Operating Budget

    data.opendatanetwork.com | Last Updated 2014-11-21T00:12:34.000Z

    Extraction from http://budget.data.montgomerycountymd.gov/ on November 20, 2014.

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    Dataset of Housing Indicators

    mydata.iadb.org | Last Updated 2017-10-02T20:58:31.000Z

    The Dataset of Housing Indicators aims to give users access to quality information regarding urban housing and development, including policies and best practices related to housing conditions in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, and Mexico.

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    Vacancies by Size of Building in Colorado 2016

    data.colorado.gov | Last Updated 2018-06-12T23:58:52.000Z

    Average rents and vacancies distributed by size of building structure for regions across Colorado dating back to 2006 as defined by the Colorado Department of Local Affairs Housing Division (DOLA).