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Cost of Living Comparison:
Houston, Texas - Asheville, North Carolina

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A salary of $50,000 in Houston, Texas should increase to $53,421 in Asheville, North Carolina

Cost of Living IndexesHoustonAsheville
Overall102.3109.3
Food84.2103.4
Housing118.4123.5
Utilities92.8105.8
Transportation95.999
Health96.5108.7
Miscellaneous100.1101.9
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Asheville is 7% more expensive than Houston.
Food is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Food is 22% more expensive in Asheville.

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