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

Midland, Texas cost of living is 97.70.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGMidland, TexasUnited States
  Overall  98100
  Grocery  92.7100
  Health  96100
  Housing  103100
  Utilities  91100
  Transportation  104100
  Miscellaneous  92100


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Actually not that bad

First off since Midland. is a flat, hot, desert area. Of course the outdoor recreation is limited. You don't have the natural beauty of trees, lakes, rivers,... (Read More)



If You can find a house..

Houses sell for up to three times more than Lubbock or Amarillo, they sell many times the same day they are put on the market. Housing cost in Midland Texas is NOT low.... (Read More)



Misery does not love company here..

We moved here over twenty years ago. Its a very strange place. It's simply a big oil patch that is getting bigger all the time. Ugly. Doesn't rain often but when it does... (Read More)



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