Cost of living in Mérida (Mexico) is 55% cheaper than in Houston, Texas (United States)

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TOTAL - 55%
warning This comparison has some inconsistent or sparse data. It already provides a reliable comparison but it is not bullet-proof. It is based on 926 prices entered by 148 different people.
These prices were last updated on November 29, 2021. Exchange rate: 0.04564 USD / MXN
For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require $5,800 in Houston, Texas you would need to make just about $2,630 (Mex$ 57,634) in Mérida.

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