Pasadena, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
90
Pasadena's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
209 out of 405
In Texas
1,633 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 Pasadena is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Pasadena, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Pasadena has an overall cost of living index of 90 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Texas, Pasadena has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Texas's index of 94.

The standard of living in Pasadena ranks as #1,633 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Pasadena ranks as the #4,785 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Pasadena Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Pasadena Texas National Average
Overall 90 94 100
Services 101 98 100
Groceries 93 89 100
Health 97 95 100
Housing 67 83 100
Transportation 94 89 100
Utilities 109 101 100
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Pasadena Cost of Living Vs. TX

Pasadena, 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.

$132,300
Median Home Value
$993
Median Rent
$57,781
Median Income
Statistic Pasadena Texas United States
Median Home Value $132,300 $187,200 $229,800
Median Rent $993 $1,082 $1,096
Median Income $57,781 $63,826 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.3x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Pasadena Services Costs Vs. Texas

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

Detailed Pasadena Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

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

Detailed Pasadena Health Costs Vs. Texas

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

Detailed Pasadena Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pasadena 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 Pasadena Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

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

Pasadena SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
4
Commute
7

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Pasadena

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Pasadena
Pearland, TX 125,817 102 1.1x
Channelview, TX 43,378 88 1.0x
Friendswood, TX 39,893 109 1.2x
La Porte, TX 35,340 95 1.1x
Deer Park, TX 33,599 97 1.1x
Cloverleaf, TX 25,955 89 1.0x
Bellaire, TX 18,862 173 1.9x
South Houston, TX 17,522 87 1.0x
West University Place, TX 15,589 195 2.2x
Seabrook, TX 13,849 100 1.1x

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