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Houston, Texas
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
USA
COST OF LIVING COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Philadelphia is 2.7% less expensive than Houston.
Philadelphia housing costs are 42.0% less than Houston housing costs.
Health related expenses are 4.5% more in Philadelphia.
COST OF LIVING

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