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Cost of Living Comparison:
Rockford, Illinois - Austin, Texas

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A salary of $24,960 in Rockford, Illinois should increase to $36,767 in Austin, Texas

Cost of Living IndexesRockfordAustin
Overall79.7117.4
Food95.189.1
Housing42161.1
Utilities97.491.3
Transportation101.7100.7
Health104.9101.1
Miscellaneous93.798.9
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Austin is 47% more expensive than Rockford.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 283% more expensive in Austin.

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