This article is from the Jobs FAQ, by Snoopy snoopy-at-sopwith.uucp.
[ These two sources are useful for the USA. Pointers to similar info
for cities in other countries welcome. -Snoopy ]
Rand McNally's _Places_Rated_Almanac_, by Richard Boyer and David Savageau
is very helpful. Try the library or your local bookstore.
Mark Linimon forwarded the following info from Mike Mattox:
A very good source that lists the cost of living for over 225 cities is:
"Inter-City Cost of Living Index"
It is produced by the American Chamber of Commerce Researchers Association.
According to the 1987 edition(the latest copy the Texas A&M library has)
it is published quarterly(since 1968) and cost $75/year to subscribe.
Subscription information is available from:
Louisville Area Chamber of Commerce
One Riverfront Plaza
Louisville, KY 40202