- Honolulu, HI
- Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY
- New York, Northern New Jersey, Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA
The article goes on to say that our Consumer Price Index (CPI) has increased 2.4% in just the last 12 months, which not only reflects what we pay for stuff, but will also affect all sorts of municipal and other expenses that are CPI-based. The article singles out the high cost of goods and high rents in this area as major factors for our ranking.
But really, Poughkeepsie? We couldn’t beat Poughkeepsie?