Austin, TX Cost of Living

Austin cost of living index

IndexAustinTexasNational
Cost of living index10490100
Goods & Services index10298100
Groceries index8891100
Health care index10096100
Housing index11678100
Transportation index9896100
Utilities index10292100
In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used.
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  • The cost of living in Austin is 15.3% greater than the Texas average.
  • The cost of living in Austin is 3.7% greater than the national average.
  • Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.

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  • Gas
  • The price of gas in Austin, TX is $3.10.
  • The price of gas in Austin is 4.6% lower than the national average.
  • Kodiak, AK is the most expensive city for gas at $4.30 per gallon.
  • Joplin, MO is the least expensive city for gas at $2.82 per gallon.
  • Coffee
  • The price of coffee in Austin, TX is $3.49.
  • The price of coffee in Austin is 21.0% lower than the national average.
  • Honolulu, HI is the most expensive city for coffee at $7.77.
  • Anniston, AL is the least expensive city for coffee at $2.99.
  • Pizza
  • The price of pizza in Austin, TX is $10.00.
  • The price of pizza in Austin is 8.9% higher than the national average.
  • Truckee, CA is the most expensive city for pizza at $15.99.
  • Ponca City, OK is the least expensive city for pizza at $6.50.

Texas average prices compared to national average

The average prices for Austin, TX goods and services that are below the "0" percentile are lower compared to the national average. If the average prices are above the "0" percentile, they are higher compared to the national average.

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Neighborhoods in & around Austin, TX

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Gateway, Austin878.5
Windsor Road, Austin872
Rosedale, Austin863.5
Old West Austin, Austin861.2
Zilker, Austin861.8
Barton Hills, Austin862.8
Downtown, Austin860.1
South River City, Austin861.3
NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Allandale, Austin865.3
Crestview, Austin855.6
North Shoal Creek, Austin857
Hancock, Austin852.3
Hyde Park, Austin852.9
Bouldin, Austin851.3
Brentwood, Austin844.4
North Loop, Austin843.5
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Cities near Austin, TX

CityScoreMiles
Lost Creek, TX935.9
Rollingwood, TX902.9
Wimberley, TX8828.3
Pflugerville, TX8714
Georgetown, TX8625.6
Colorado Acres, TX862
The Hills, TX8615.5
Round Rock, TX8517.1
CityScoreMiles
Cedar Park, TX8517.1
Mountain City, TX8518.1
Serenada, TX8529.8
San Leanna, TX859.5
Hutto, TX8522.3
Brushy Creek, TX8517
Manchaca, TX8410.3
Buda, TX8414.1
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