Most Expensive Housing Markets in Texas – 24/7 Wall St.
With its year-round warm climate, robust economy, and no state income taxes, Texas is an attractive landing spot for new residents — as well as a comfortable place for long-time Texans. Citing statistics from the Census Bureau, nonprofit research institute Texas Public Policy Foundation reported that between mid-2015 and mid-2019, 3.8 million people moved to Texas, pushing its total population to nearly 29 million.
Who wouldn’t want to live in Texas? Residents and newcomers benefit from the Lone Star State’s relatively low cost of living. The state’s cost of living index stood at 92.3, lower than the U.S. average (the U.S. index is 100), and placing it 14th lowest among all states, according to the Missouri Economic Research and Information…