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Cost of Living Comparison:
Dallas, Texas - Santa Barbara, California

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A salary of $115,000 in Dallas, Texas should increase to $271,323 in Santa Barbara, California

Cost of Living IndexesDallasSanta Barbara
Overall108254
Food9398
Housing100611
Median Home Cost$187,700$1,142,700
Utilities10090
Transportation139107
Health9588
Miscellaneous105103
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Santa Barbara is 136% more expensive than Dallas.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 508% more expensive in Santa Barbara.

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