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Cost of Living Comparison:
Austin, Texas - Santa Monica, California

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A salary of $100,000 in Austin, Texas should increase to $259,029 in Santa Monica, California

Cost of Living IndexesAustinSanta Monica
Overall117304
Food8996
Housing161745
Median Home Cost$346,500$1,758,300
Utilities91110
Transportation101102
Health10193
Miscellaneous9991
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Santa Monica is 159% more expensive than Austin.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 407% more expensive in Santa Monica.

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