According to the most recent data on the cost of living, San Antonio has an overall cost of living index of 88 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Texas, San Antonio has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Texas's index of 91.
The standard of living in San Antonio ranks as #1324 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies San Antonio ranks as the #5083 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.
|Living Expense||San Antonio||Texas||National Average|
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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. San Antonio||Schertz, TX||38,991||93||1.1x||Cibolo, TX||27,963||100||1.1x||Converse, TX||26,246||90||1.0x||Timberwood Park, TX||25,976||113||1.3x||Live Oak, TX||15,595||89||1.0x||Leon Valley, TX||11,306||91||1.0x||Kirby, TX||8,625||83||0.9x||Alamo Heights, TX||8,193||136||1.5x||Lackland AFB, TX||6,454||116||1.3x||Terrell Hills, TX||5,330||152||1.7x|