Fort Jackson

Cost of Living

The cost of living indexes in Columbia, SC are based on a U.S. average of 100. An amount below 100 means Columbia is cheaper than the U.S. average. A cost of living index above 100 means Columbia, South Carolina is more expensive. Columbia cost of living is 90.8 . Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference. The median home price in Columbia is $158,449.