Dallas County, TX Cost of Living


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Dallas cost of living score
100.2
More expensive
0.2% higher
than the US average
6.4% higher
than the Texas average
Dallas Te County, Texas gets a BestPlaces Cost of Living score of 100.2, which means the total cost of housing, food, childcare, transportation, healthcare, taxes, and other necessities is 0.2% higher than the U.S. average and 6.4% higher than the average for Texas.

Dallas County, TX

Housing costs in Dallas?
A typical home costs $302,600, which is 10.5% less expensive than the national average of $338,100 and 1.7% more expensive than the average Texas home, at $297,600. Renting a two-bedroom unit in Dallas costs $1,570 per month, which is 9.8% more than the national average of $1,430 and 18.5% more than the state average of $1,280.

Can I afford Dallas?
To live comfortably in Dallas Te County, Texas, a minimum annual income of $57,960 for a family, and $53,200 for a single person is recommended.

What does A.I. say about Dallas?
The cost of living in Dallas, TX County is 100.2, which is slightly higher than the US average of 100. Despite this higher cost of living, house values in the area remain significantly lower than the US average at $302,600. This offers an excellent opportunity for homeowners who are looking to purchase a home at a budget-friendly price without sacrificing too much on quality of life. The area has plenty to offer with its booming economy and vibrant cultural scene that attract people from all over the world.
   Cost of living score
     CategoriesDallasTexasUnited States
  100.294.2100.0
  99.593.7100
  98.1100.0100.0
  88.283.5100.0
  $302,600$297,600$338,100
  100.2%99.2%100.0%
  117.2103.3100.0
  106.683.2100.0

   100=National Average

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