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Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Plano, Texas is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Plano, Texas is more expensive.

Overall, Plano, Texas cost of living is 114.70.

  COST OF LIVINGPlano, TexasUnited States
  Overall  115100
  Grocery  95.7100
  Health  104100
  Housing  147100
  Utilities  106100
  Transportation  101100
  Miscellaneous  99100


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holding steady in dallas
the economy has slowed down but its still decent here. plenty of things to do, cheap housing and great... (read more)
Employment in and around Plano
there are several large firms in Plano. -Cingular -Verizon -American airlines (DFW is their hub) -Frito Lay -Cadbury Schweppes -Samsung -Texas... (read more)
One of the most pedestrian-unfriendly places in the country. The cost of living is low, so people are actually paid jsut to live... (read more)
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re: All-American Town - 10/18/2008
Keith, I know your post was in 2008, I'm curious about your life in Plano the past 7 years. We are considering moving to Plano. Just some of the reviews we've read about... (read more)
re: Best Place to Live - 2/14/2015
Bob, Have you found any unusual behavior or attitude about people's religion and christian beliefs there in... (read more)
Best Place to Live
Plano has everything! And everything is close. Jobs are plentiful and growing, schools are very good, cost of living is great, and a safe place to live. Would recommend... (read more)
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