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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.

Overall, Austin, Texas cost of living is 106.50.

  COST OF LIVINGAustin, TexasUnited States
  Overall  107100
  Grocery  84.8100
  Health  101100
  Housing  135100
  Utilities  94100
  Transportation  95100
  Miscellaneous  94100
  COST OF LIVING COMMENTS
  
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This is stupid and subjective. Austin may be boring to some and great to others. It depends on what YOU like. Do you like: heat, hipsters, tacos, vegan/vegetarian... (read more)
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I am a 51-year old single divorcee from the midwest who has lived in Champaign-Urbana, Worcester, Massachusettes,and St. Louis as a married adult. I lived in Austin... (read more)
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Austin IS boring. Those that say otherwise have myopic views and perhaps have never been or lived anywhere else. This is a crowded small town area with close to 1... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
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This is stupid and subjective. Austin may be boring to some and great to others. It depends on what YOU like. Do you like: heat, hipsters, tacos, vegan/vegetarian... (read more)
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I am a 51-year old single divorcee from the midwest who has lived in Champaign-Urbana, Worcester, Massachusettes,and St. Louis as a married adult. I lived in Austin... (read more)
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Austin IS boring. Those that say otherwise have myopic views and perhaps have never been or lived anywhere else. This is a crowded small town area with close to 1... (read more)
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