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Cost of Living Comparison:
Houston, Texas - Abilene, Texas

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A salary of $65,000 in Houston, Texas could decrease to $55,787 in Abilene, Texas

Cost of Living IndexesHoustonAbilene
Overall102.387.8
Food84.291.4
Housing118.473.1
Utilities92.891.1
Transportation95.996
Health96.596.6
Miscellaneous100.196.2
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Abilene is 14% cheaper than Houston.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 38% cheaper in Abilene.

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