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Cost of Living

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Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Arlington, Texas is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Arlington, Texas is more expensive.

Arlington, Texas cost of living is 97.00.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGArlington, TexasUnited States
  Overall  97100
  Grocery  95.1100
  Health  121100
  Housing  88100
  Utilities  110100
  Transportation  92100
  Miscellaneous  103100


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Horrible place to live for Seniors

I have lived in Arlington Texas continuously for the last 41 years and off and on for the 9 previous years for a total of 50 years. Arlington is unquestionably the... (Read More)



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Quality of life is fine but its boring and a city for someone raising a... (Read More)



Should You move to Arlington?

Should You move to Arlington? well it depends. I am black and I live on the Arlington/Grand Prairie border near six flags. Let's start with the positives: 1. Upbeat... (Read More)



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