Missouri City, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
Missouri City's Overall Cost Of Living
Higher Than The National Average
330 out of 405
In Texas
3,380 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Missouri City is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Missouri City, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Missouri City has an overall cost of living index of 102 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Texas, Missouri City has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Texas's index of 94.

The standard of living in Missouri City ranks as #3,380 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Missouri City ranks as the #3,039 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Missouri City Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Missouri City Texas National Average
Overall 102 94 100
Services 101 98 100
Groceries 94 89 100
Health 98 95 100
Housing 105 83 100
Transportation 94 89 100
Utilities 112 101 100
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Missouri City, TX Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Texas, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Missouri City Texas United States
Median Home Value $213,000 $187,200 $229,800
Median Rent $1,662 $1,082 $1,096
Median Income $83,491 $63,826 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.6x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.24x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Missouri City Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Missouri City Texas
Shampoo $0.96 $1.06
Movie $9.78 $10.68
Bowling $20.8 $14.67

Detailed Missouri City Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Missouri City Texas
Ground Beef $4.05 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.13 $1.39
Milk $1.58 $2.05

Detailed Missouri City Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Missouri City Texas
Haircut $19.27 $18.62
Beauty Salon $61.37 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.25 $2.34

Detailed Missouri City Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Missouri City Texas
Potatoes $2.87 $3.29
Pizza $9.65 $10.62
Beer $9.84 $9.38
Optometrist $119.84 $108.57
Doctor $88.11 $116.17
Dentist $111.03 $99.13

Detailed Missouri City Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Missouri City Texas
Gasoline $1.92 $2.22
Tire Balancing $56.85 $50.07
All Electricity $199.99 $167.67
Phone $183.98 $175.64

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