Are you considering a move to Arlington?
When evaluating a potential relocation to a city, you need information. Information is power. Information helps you make the best decision for you and your family.
As an Arlington Realtor, I receive inquiries from potential homebuyers. Many live outside of the area. Like you, they want details about living in Arlington. It makes sense when searching homes for sale in Arlington. They are unfamiliar with the area. After all, a lot goes into moving from one place to another.
Common questions I receive are:
- Is Arlington a good place for families?
- How is the job market in Arlington?
- How diverse is Arlington’s population?
- What are the best neighborhoods?
Besides the questions above, you may want to know what is cost of living in Arlington Texas is. Cost of living is important to know for anyone moving to a new area. Among other things, it can determine how much salary to ask for when interviewing for a job in the city. It also helps you compare options when deciding which option is best for you.
Here’s a guide to the cost of living in Arlington Texas.
Cost of Living in Arlington Texas Overview
Living is Arlington is more affordable than the national average (by 7 percent). In the cost of living index table below, housing is the most affordable. Housing is 24 percent less expensive in Arlington than the national average.
Groceries are under the national average (by 2.3 percent). Health care and utilities are above the national average. Transportation costs in Arlington equals the national average.
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Cost of living data provided by Sterlingsbestplaces.com. Items are estimates and subject to change.
Want to Compare the Cost of Living in Arlington TX to Other Cities?
It often helps to compare the cost of living among cities. Click this link to access a helpful cost of living comparison tool.