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Cost of Living Comparison:
Sterling, Illinois - McAllen, Texas

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A salary of $50,000 in Sterling, Illinois should increase to $51,009 in McAllen, Texas

Cost of Living IndexesSterlingMcAllen
Overall79.380.9
Food96.381.7
Housing40.861.8
Utilities94.496.9
Transportation98.294.5
Health96.489.6
Miscellaneous98.590.4
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
McAllen is 2% more expensive than Sterling.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 51% more expensive in McAllen.

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