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 $182,500.

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 $217,490 

13035 Caldbeck Creek Ln # HAKJ

Bed 5 | Bath 4.02579 SqFt
 $217,490 

13035 Caldbeck Creek Ln # HAKJ

Bed 5 | Bath 4.02579 SqFt

COST OF LIVINGHoustonTexasUSA
  Overall104.8101.8100
  Grocery92.996.6100
  Health93.895.3100
  Housing9498.9100
  Median Home Cost$182,500$193,800$219,700
  Utilities96.599.2100
  Transportation141.2119.0100
  Miscellaneous100.496.4100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Houston    353 Reviews
    Undesirable Houston - 4/19/2019
    I have found this city to be the most disappointing city in the US. After I have lived and worked as a professional in 18 major cities in 16 different states, I have... Read More

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    Think Long and Hard Before You Come Here - 3/2/2019
    1. 2/5 stars = Not For Me (applies, but somewhat harsh) 2. 3/5 stars = Just Ok (fairly accurate, but at times, Houston dips into 2/5 and even 1/5 territory, so I... Read More

    Living in Houston - 2/14/2019
    The city of Houston indeed has a varying set of cultures. But do know that many neighborhoods are very different from one another, both in terms of ethnicity and... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN HOUSTON, TEXAS
    77449, 77084, 77429, 77379, 77036, 77433, 77095, 77072, 77077, 77088, ... 101 more

    NEW LISTINGS IN HOUSTON TX
    $217,490
    13035 Caldbeck Creek Ln # HAKJ
    Bed 5 | Bath 4.0

    $359,990
    5711 Balcones Ridge Ln # PYCW4
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

    $256,990
    12102 Paseo Pl # XY7U9P
    Bed 4 | Bath 3.0

    $459,990
    13202 Walston Springs Ct # X1M
    Bed 4 | Bath 4.0

    $549,900
    505 Archer St
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

    $550,000
    1243 W Pierce St
    Bed 2 | Bath 1.0

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