Cost of living comparison between McAllen, Texas, United States and Alor Star, Malaysia

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These prices were last updated on October 21, 2016. Exchange rate: 4.157 MYR / USD

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Cost of living in McAllen, Texas (United States) is 36% more expensive than in Alor Star (Malaysia)

For example, you would need at least RM4,246 ($1,021) in McAllen, Texas to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM3,125 in Alor Star.

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