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  COST OF LIVING OVERVIEW
  

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

Austin, Texas cost of living is 117.40.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGAustin, TexasUnited States
  Overall  117100
  Grocery  89.1100
  Health  101100
  Housing  161100
  Utilities  91100
  Transportation  101100
  Miscellaneous  99100

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  3/15/2017
Get some perspective, people

Wow. Like lots of other rating sites, it seems on this one there are some commenters who really relish complaining and whining for paragraph after paragraph. ... (Read More)

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  3/11/2017
Austin...sucks

I've lived here ten years now. I'm gonna keep this simple and just use simple words to describe Austin...Crowded, HOT, humid, taxes, no middle class, $36000 poverty... (Read More)

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  10/24/2016
You MUST be a walking stereotype-and a Texan

Sighs....where to begin.....I've spent time in 46 states and a few other countries. Bi-racial, son of immigrants. I've NEVER encountered so many stereotypical people IN... (Read More)

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