An overview of the general cost of living index for Primera, TX is displayed above for your reference. Residents in Primera, TX enjoy a cost of living index of 78. This index is 14% lower than the Texas average, and 22% lower than the national average. The following categories are used when determining the cost of living index for any given city: health care (5%), transportation (9%), utilities (10%), groceries (13%), housing (30%), and goods/services (33%). Clearly, housing and goods/services make up the majority of the formula for calculating the cost of living index. Because of this, the general cost of living for any given area can be estimated by looking at the cost of everyday goods in that area. For those living in Primera, TX, the average cost of goods and services is 18% lower than it is in Texas, and it is 23% lower than the national average.