Cost of Living in La Porte, TX

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1950
$4449
🛋️ Without rent
$723
$2356
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1227
$2093
🍽️ Food
$529
$1376
🚐 Transport
$55.9
$151
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3707
😀 Quality of life
67
🏙️ Population
35.1K

The average cost of living in La Porte is $1950, which is in the top 8% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 731st out of 9294 in our global list, 614th out of 2202 in the United States, and 25th out of 130 in Texas State.

The median after-tax salary is $3707, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months. Ranked 3617th (TOP 39%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1202nd best city to live in the United States, and 67th most liveable city in Texas State. With an estimated population of 35.1K, La Porte is the 1278th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 13 km Ellington Airport
😷 Air quality Good 11.2 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 6541 Texas Chiropractic College Foundation Inc
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Prices in La Porte

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$14.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$59.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.96
 Cappuccino
$4.35
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.99
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1254
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1003
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2238
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1769
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$164
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.06%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4531
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2526
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.2
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$56.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.92
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.75
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.84
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.12
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.58
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.89
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.38
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.2
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.07
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.34
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.92
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.68
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.89
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$108
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$44
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$948
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13217

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