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Cost of Living Comparison:
Houston, Texas - Austin, Nevada

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A salary of $70,000 in Houston, Texas should increase to $86,696 in Austin, Nevada

Cost of Living IndexesHoustonAustin
Overall102127
Food84103
Housing118174
Median Home Cost$219,922$322,600
Utilities9392
Transportation96106
Health97114
Miscellaneous100105
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Austin is 24% more expensive than Houston.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 46% more expensive in Austin.

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