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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 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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  12/28/2016
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Hi all, thank you for your truth about Houston. I'm originally from Cali but have lived all over the US. Unfortunately I have been in Houston for many years and can't...

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  11/23/2016
Houston Sucks

I don’t know about the rest of Texas (although I have a suspicion that the following generalization is equally applicable to the state as a whole) but Houston sucks,...

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  8/24/2016
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