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Cost of Living Comparison:
Houston, Texas - Memphis, Tennessee

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A salary of $60,000 in Houston, Texas could decrease to $43,402 in Memphis, Tennessee

Cost of Living IndexesHoustonMemphis
Overall102.374
Food84.290.2
Housing118.440.3
Utilities92.884.5
Transportation95.989.8
Health96.595.4
Miscellaneous100.189.3
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Memphis is 28% cheaper than Houston.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 65% cheaper in Memphis.



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