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Texas Cost of Living (TX)

The cost of living in Texas (TX) is lower than the nationwide average. The average yearly pay in Texas is $51,201.00, which is higher than the U.S. average annual salary by $1,393.00. The consumer price index (CPI) of 223 in Texas is 4.29% lower than the U.S. city average CPI of 233. The sales tax is 6.25%.

The CPI calculation is based on a statistical model that takes into account some of the major personal consumption categories such as healthcare, transportation, housing, education and food, in addition to the average Texas annual salary, sales tax rates and the regional consumer price index.


Texas Consumer Price Index (CPI):
CPI
Texas
223
U.S. City Average
233
Average Annual Pay:
U.S. Dollars
Texas
$51,201
U.S. City Average
$49,808
Consumption Categories in Texas versus National Average:
Category Percentage Versus National Average
Education -8.28%
19.39%
0%
Healthcare -13.08%
30.62%
0%
Groceries -38.83%
90.91%
0%
Rent -11.11%
26.01%
0%
Mortgage -10.78%
25.24%
0%
Electricity 12.13%
0%
28.40%
Gasoline -4.76%
11.14%
0%
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