Houston, Texas 

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Cost of Living in Houston, Texas

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Houston is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Houston, Texas is more expensive.

Houston cost of living is 104.8

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

The median home price in Houston is $175,700.

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 $157,469 

17514 Sandy Cliffs Dr

Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 2990 SqFt
 $157,469 

17514 Sandy Cliffs Dr

Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 2990 SqFt

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COST OF LIVINGHoustonTexasUSA
  Overall105102100
  Grocery92.996.6100
  Health9495100
  Housing9499100
  Median Home Cost$175,700$184,900$216,200
  Utilities9799100
  Transportation141119100
  Miscellaneous10096100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Houston    347 Reviews
    BIG MISTAKE! - 10/25/2018
    Moving to Houston was the biggest mistake I ever made in my entire life. I cannot emphasize enough how living in that place has drained me mentally. I thought trying... Read More

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    Diverse and friendly town! - 10/24/2018
    Houston is an incredibly diverse city and is HUGE. The things I love about Houston are the people and the food. Disregard these negative reviews about people--I've lived... Read More

    What Houston is all about - 10/21/2018
    I've lived here since 1987, having lived in New York City, Miami Beach, Atlanta and Charlotte with memories of short stays i n Nashua and Rochester ,NY. On the good... Read More
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    NEW LISTINGS IN HOUSTON TX
    $299,900
    1620 Walnut Ln
    Bed 4 | Bath 3.0

    $220,000
    17510 Wild Oak Dr
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

    $248,500
    13603 Caney Springs Ln
    Bed 4 | Bath 2.0

    $179,000
    5350 Pine Cliff Dr
    Bed 3 | Bath 3.0

    $365,000
    1114 Sherwood Trl
    Bed 3 | Bath 4.0

    $195,000
    11415 Sagehurst Ln
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

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