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Cost of Living Comparison:
Buffalo, New York - Houston, Texas

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A salary of $167,000 in Buffalo, New York should increase to $204,111 in Houston, Texas

Cost of Living IndexesBuffaloHouston
Overall83.7102.3
Food9284.2
Housing62.7118.4
Utilities106.992.8
Transportation101.195.9
Health88.396.5
Miscellaneous88.4100.1
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Houston is 22% more expensive than Buffalo.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 88% more expensive in Houston.

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