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WF Ranked as 2nd Least Expensive City in Nation

If you're hard up for cash, move to Wichita Falls. The city was ranked as the second least expensive city to live in. The Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) looked into 300 cities across America.

What they found is the south fared among the least expensive. The research compiled the list based on six components including housing, utilities, grocery items, transportation, health care and miscellaneous good and services. A few other Texoma communities made the list too.

 

 MOST EXPENSIVE

 

1. Manhattan, New York - 233.5% of average 

2. Brooklyn, New York - 183.4

3. Honolulu, Hawaii - 170.8

4. San Francisco, California - 163.2

5. San Jose, California - 156.5

6. Queens, New York - 151.4

7. Stamford, Connecticut - 146.7

8. Washington, DC - 145.5

9. Framingham, Massachusetts - 143.0

10. Orange County, California - 142.5

 

LEAST EXPENSIVE 

 

1. Harlingen, Texas - 81.6

2. Wichita Falls, Texas - 84.7

3. McAllen, Texas - 85.4

4. Muskogee, Oklahoma - 85.7

5. Norman, Oklahoma - 86.0

6. Fayetteville, Arkansas - 86.1

7. Memphis, Tennessee - 86.6

8. Ardmore, Oklahoma - 86.9

9. Springfield, Illinois - 87.0

10. San Marcos, Texas - 87.0

 

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