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Cost of Living Comparison:
Plano, Texas - Austin, Texas

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A salary of $70,000 in Plano, Texas could decrease to $68,086 in Austin, Texas

Cost of Living IndexesPlanoAustin
Overall120.7117.4
Food97.489.1
Housing161.3161.1
Utilities111.891.3
Transportation100.4100.7
Health102.7101.1
Miscellaneous102.298.9
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Austin is 3% cheaper than Plano.
Utilities are the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Utilities are 18% cheaper in Austin.

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