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Construction Costs

Construction Cost Index for selected cities 2016

City  /  Materials  /  Installation  /  Composite

Atlanta, GA 98.1 76.5 88.6
Chicago, IL 99.9 140.4 117.8
Columbus, OH 98.2 87.4 93.5
Denver, CO 101.6 80.4 92.3
Kansas City, MO 100.2 104.8 102.2
Minneapolis, MN 100.7 119.9 109.1
Nashville, TN 98.2 74.1 87.6
New York, NY 100.7 169.8 131.1
Philadelphia, PA 99.5 134.7 115.0
San Francisco, CA 104.1 146.0 122.5
Seattle, WA 102.3 103.8 103.0
Washington, D.C. 100.6 95.9 98.5

National Average 100.0 100.0 100.0

Note: Index numbers are derived by comparing each individual category for a city to the national average in that category using a percentage ratio. The National Average number is the average from 30 major cities in the United States.

Source: RS Means. Building Construction Cost Data 2016.