Cost Of Living

Cost Of Living

Harlingen Boasts Low Cost of Living

Did You Know?

  • The cost of living in Harlingen is 18% lower than the Texas average
  • The cost of living in Harlingen is 26% lower than the national average
  • The cost of housing in Harlingen is 45% lower than the national average
  • The Texas state income tax is 0%

 

Harlingen Cost of Living Index

Index Harlingen Texas National
Cost of Living 74 91 100
Index Harlingen Texas National
Goods & Services 74 97 100
Groceries 82 90 100
Healthcare 91 96 100
Housing 55 81 100
Transportation 88 95 100

This simple outline of the cost of living index was formulated using prices of: goods and services (weighted 33%), housing prices (weighted 30%), groceries (weighted 13%), utilities (weighted 10%), transportation (weighted 9%), and health care (weighted 5%).