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Cost of Living Comparison:
Houston, Texas - Fresno, California

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A salary of $47,000 in Houston, Texas should increase to $48,976 in Fresno, California

Cost of Living IndexesHoustonFresno
Overall102107
Food84105
Housing118105
Median Home Cost$219,922$195,400
Utilities93121
Transportation96111
Health97105
Miscellaneous100104
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Fresno is 4% more expensive than Houston.
Utilities are the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Utilities are 30% more expensive in Fresno.

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