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Cost of Living Comparison:
Houston, Texas - Fresno, California

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A salary of $47,000 in Houston, Texas should increase to $48,976 in Fresno, California

Cost of Living IndexesHoustonFresno
Overall102.3106.6
Food84.2105
Housing118.4105.2
Utilities92.8121.4
Transportation95.9111.3
Health96.5104.8
Miscellaneous100.1103.6
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Fresno is 4% more expensive than Houston.
Utilities are the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Utilities are 30% more expensive in Fresno.



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