Chart: Cost of Living

January 28, 2010 | 5:47 p.m. CST
The cost of living in Columbia is 8.9 percent below the national average, according to the 2009 Cost of Living Index from the American Chamber of Commerce Researchers Association. This means that in 2009 $100 worth of consumer goods and services in the average U.S. city cost $91.10 in Columbia.
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