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Cost of Living Comparison:
San Jose, California - Houston, Texas

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A salary of $100,000 in San Jose, California could decrease to $46,040 in Houston, Texas

Cost of Living IndexesSan JoseHouston
Overall222102
Food12084
Housing455118
Median Home Cost$844,700$219,922
Utilities12893
Transportation11296
Health11497
Miscellaneous105100
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Houston is 54% cheaper than San Jose.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 73% cheaper in Houston.

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