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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 $475,000 

1026 W 15th 1/2 St

Bed 3 | Bath 1 |
 $475,000 

1026 W 15th 1/2 St

Bed 3 | Bath 1 |

COST OF LIVINGHoustonTexasUSA
  104.8101.8100
  92.996.6100
  93.895.3100
  9498.9100
  $182,500$193,800$219,700
  96.599.2100
  141.2119100
  100.496.4100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Houston    356 Reviews
    The best of both worlds - 7/1/2019
    After living all around the U.S. I have not been able to find another city like Houston. The city retains a small town identity, despite being a large cosmopolitan city... Read More

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    Houston Sucks - 7/1/2019
    Houston Texas sucks MOOSEKNUCKLES I’m so happy I left that cesspool... Read More

    Don’t stay as long as I did...or just don’t come. - 6/25/2019
    I moved here from California for a job transfer 10 years ago. I lost track of the amount of times I contemplated moving back in the first year...yet here I am. The... 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
    $399,000
    1204-1206 Studewood St
    Bed 1 | Bath 1

    $1,900,000
    805 E Burress St
    Bed 0 | Bath 5

    $390,000
    6529 Westview Dr
    Bed 3 | Bath 1

    $574,999
    2038 Norfolk St
    Bed 2 | Bath 1

    $325,000
    1316 and 1314 Reinerman St
    Bed 2 | Bath 1

    $350,000
    6517 Westview Dr
    Bed 2 | Bath 1

    $200,000
    2608 Paul Quinn St
    Bed 3 | Bath 1


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