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Cost of Living Comparison:
Taos, New Mexico - Austin, Texas

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A salary of $50,000 in Taos, New Mexico should increase to $56,334 in Austin, Texas

Cost of Living IndexesTaosAustin
Overall104.2117.4
Food91.389.1
Housing124.9161.1
Utilities91.891.3
Transportation97.3100.7
Health95.1101.1
Miscellaneous94.898.9
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Austin is 13% more expensive than Taos.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 28% more expensive in Austin.

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