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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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  9/19/2017
Been here enough times to write a review

I enjoy Austin compared to other cities I've lived in and visited. I can safely say I like it better than Denver, Minneapolis, San Francisco in terms of weather and vibe... (Read More)

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  7/7/2017
Both a wonderful and a terrible place to live

I lived in Austin for 8 years. I grew up in Houston, spent several years living in Denver, Colorado and now live in San Diego, CA for the last 2. After living in San... (Read More)

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  4/25/2017
Nicest people on earth...

I moved to Austin almost 3 years ago from Los Angeles, CA. I had lived (miserably) in Portland, OR for 7 of the longest, dreariest, coldest, rainiest years of my life... (Read More)

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