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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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  4/2/2017
Too hot and too many Brogrammers + Yuppies

Austin is a pretty city for Texas. It actually has a nice flowing river and some interesting topography which most of Texas lacks. Unfortunately, it's still has the... (Read More)

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  3/26/2017
Austin-Too weird for me

I lived in Austin for 6 months. Moved back to Houston. Sure Houston is crowded, traffic is horrendous....but the cheaper cost of living makes it all worthwhile. Plus... (Read More)

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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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