Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania vs. Houston, Mississippi

Cost of Living Comparison

The cost of living in Houston, Mississippi is 24.3% cheaper than Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

You would need a salary of $56,801 in Houston, Mississippi to maintain the standard of living you have in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Comparison highlights
• Overall, Houston, Mississippi is cheaper than Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
• Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost
49% cheaper in Houston
than in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh, PA vs. Houston, MS
Compared to Pittsburgh, Houston is:
  Homeowner
      No Child Care, Taxes not Considered
  24.3% lower
      Child Care, Taxes not Considered
      Child Care, Taxes Considered
      No Child Care, Taxes Considered
  Renter
      No Child Care, Taxes not Considered
      Child Care, Taxes not Considered
      Child Care, Taxes Considered
      No Child Care, Taxes Considered
  Food
  6.1% lower
  Housing (Homeowner)
  42.9% lower
  Housing (Rent)
  Median Home Cost
  Utilities
  3.2% lower
  Commute
  36.8% lower
  Health
  16.1% higher
  Taxes
  Childcare
  Personal
  2.9% lower