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Cost of Living Comparison:
Austin, Texas - Foster City, California

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A salary of $115,000 in Austin, Texas should increase to $317,279 in Foster City, California

Cost of Living IndexesAustinFoster City
Overall117.4323.9
Food89.1118.5
Housing161.1776.1
Utilities91.395.3
Transportation100.7107.4
Health101.1110.6
Miscellaneous98.9111.6
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Foster City is 176% more expensive than Austin.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 381% more expensive in Foster City.

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