Special Report

The Most Affordable US Cities for Commuters

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35. Philadelphia, PA
> Annual cost to commute as a pct. of average income: 21.0% — #10 most out of 50 metro areas
> Annual fuel cost of a workday commute: $9,610 — #9 most
> Annual maintenance cost of commuting: $365 — #38 most
> Potential income lost due to commuting: $5,833 — #10 most

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34. Orlando, FL
> Annual cost to commute as a pct. of average income: 22.0% — #6 most out of 50 metro areas
> Annual fuel cost of a workday commute: $8,058 — #28 most
> Annual maintenance cost of commuting: $426 — #13 most
> Potential income lost due to commuting: $4,497 — #33 most

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33. Baltimore, MD
> Annual cost to commute as a pct. of average income: 20.0% — #12 most out of 50 metro areas
> Annual fuel cost of a workday commute: $9,535 — #10 most
> Annual maintenance cost of commuting: $402 — #26 most
> Potential income lost due to commuting: $6,321 — #7 most

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32. Tampa, FL
> Annual cost to commute as a pct. of average income: 22.0% — #6 most out of 50 metro areas
> Annual fuel cost of a workday commute: $8,682 — #19 most
> Annual maintenance cost of commuting: $398 — #31 most
> Potential income lost due to commuting: $4,510 — #32 most

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31. San Diego, CA
> Annual cost to commute as a pct. of average income: 18.0% — #27 most out of 50 metro areas
> Annual fuel cost of a workday commute: $8,648 — #20 most
> Annual maintenance cost of commuting: $398 — #31 most
> Potential income lost due to commuting: $5,321 — #17 most

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