A City By City Guide To How Much The First Year Will Cost


The average cost of a baby’s first year on the planet – totalling the cost of a move for more space, healthcare expenses, daycare, energy and sundry items – is $26,000. This varies based on where you live, with San Jose leading the pack of pain at $41,600 and Atlanta suddenly seeming a little less humid at a comfy $18,500. See how your city stacks up.

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