Your $100 goes further in Ohio than in 42 states, according to a new map from the Tax Foundation.
Using data from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, the Foundation, a nonpartisan research think tank based in Washington, D.C., evaluated the cost of living and came up with a map that compares the real purchasing power of $100.
In Ohio, that amount is actually worth $112.11, which puts it eighth in the nation for purchasing power. The top seven states and their equivalents are:
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