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

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A salary of $80,000 in Houston, Texas could decrease to $76,012 in Charlotte, North Carolina

Cost of Living IndexesHoustonCharlotte
Overall102.397.2
Food84.2103.8
Housing118.491.3
Utilities92.897.3
Transportation95.997.8
Health96.599.2
Miscellaneous100.199.8
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Charlotte is 5% cheaper than Houston.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 22% cheaper in Charlotte.

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