In addition to Detroit’s wide variety of education, housing and entertainment options, the city offers a cost of living competitive with some of the lowest in the nation. Find out how Detroit’s costs compare across the nation using the Cost of Living Calculator below.
Detroit offers the best big-city value in America. It features historic buildings with character at a price point that’s accessible. Detroit has ranked in the top 10 of major American and international cities in housing affordability for 2016, 2015, and 2014 in an annual survey by Demographia.