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Philadelphia, PA vs Austin, TX

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- The Median Age in Austin is 1.4 years younger than in Philadelphia.
- Austin housing costs are 140.5% more expensive than Philadelphia housing costs.
- The average commute for residents of Austin is 8.8 minutes shorter than it is for residents of Philadelphia.

 Philadelphia, PAAustin, TXUnited States

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Reviews for Philadelphia    132 Reviews
Philadelphia is garbage - 9/25/2019
Lived in this crime-ridden, overcrowded, trashy, corrupted city for most of my life. First of all, when driving in Philadelphia—you will immediately know because of all... Read More

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City of Brotherly Love my ass! - 4/8/2019
I spent the worst two years of my adult life here by far. It has a very antagonist flair where the people don’t need to have a reason to harass you or by nasty. I... Read More

Philly has always been my home. - 2/22/2019
I grew up in Philadelphia and continue to reside here. I have lived in several different areas of the city over the years, and have watched neighborhoods change.... Read More

Reviews for Austin    430 Reviews
Austin has enough to be what you make it. - 11/19/2019
Oh the haters. I cant decide of they just hate life OR if they are trying to post negative things to keep the invading hordes away. Anyone game for the truth, well my... Read More

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Austin is overrated - 11/13/2019
Moved after a week. It’s a crowded, busy, expensive, dirty place to live. I don’t understand the good reviews of living in Austin. To get to work it was over an hour... Read More

Austin Does SUCK! - 10/27/2019
On Man! Where do I start??!!! I have been here going on 8 years and I have SEEN so many changes. Very pretentious!!! Like a little LA (it has been dubbed.) I am... Read More

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Compare Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Cost of Living vs Austin, Texas Cost of Living: Taxes, Childcare, Groceries, Health...
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19120, 19111, 19124, 19143, 19134, 19149, 19104, 19148, 19140, 19145, 48 total
78745, 78753, 78741, 78748, 78744, 78704, 78758, 78759, 78749, 78723, 40 total


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