According to the most recent data on the cost of living, West University Place has an overall cost of living index of 193 which is 1.9x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Texas, West University Place has a cost of living index that's 2.1x higher than Texas's index of 91.
The standard of living in West University Place ranks as #6286 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies West University Place ranks as the #121 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.
|Living Expense||West University Place||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.
|Statistic||West University Place||Texas||United States|
|Median Home Value||$1,055,000||$161,700||$204,900|
|Home Value To Income||4.2x||2.7x||3.4x|
|Rent To Monthly Income||0.11x||0.2x||0.2x|
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. West University Place||Houston, TX||2,295,982||94||0.5x||Sugar Land, TX||118,182||117||0.6x||Friendswood, TX||39,319||107||0.6x||Mission Bend, TX||39,291||95||0.5x||Deer Park, TX||33,935||96||0.5x||Bellaire, TX||18,733||172||0.9x||Stafford, TX||18,110||99||0.5x||Sienna Plantation, TX||16,996||124||0.6x||Cinco Ranch, TX||16,977||118||0.6x||New Territory, TX||15,699||114||0.6x|