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Cost of Living Comparison:
Houston, Texas - Phoenix, Arizona

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A salary of $50,000 in Houston, Texas could decrease to $48,583 in Phoenix, Arizona

Cost of Living IndexesHoustonPhoenix
Overall10299
Food8499
Housing118103
Median Home Cost$175,700$229,300
Utilities9398
Transportation96101
Health9795
Miscellaneous10096
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Phoenix is 3% cheaper than Houston.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 13% cheaper in Phoenix.

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