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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 Houston, Texas is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Houston, Texas is more expensive.

Houston, Texas cost of living is 102.30.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGHouston, TexasUnited States
  Overall  102100
  Grocery  84.2100
  Health  97100
  Housing  118100
  Utilities  93100
  Transportation  96100
  Miscellaneous  100100

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The 77096 area is good

Although I'm still not giving Houston any stars because it's way too hot and humid the people are very very very rude but there is one area in Houston if you do not have... (Read More)



Ruuuuunnnnnn go bacccckkkkk

I was in awe when I first came down here in July I always thought that Houston was a beautiful City that was totally diverse and ahead of the times being that it was the... (Read More)



Several Things to Know

Hello, I have lived in Houston for 9 years now, and I want to share some good and bad. First, the good: - Diversity. With many cultures present in the city, one can... (Read More)



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