Did you think that Houston had a great cost of living too? It’s not so cheap, says Forbes. The magazine listed Houston as the 8th-most-expensive city in the US. Why? Commuting costs.
Houston not a bargain on this list
Forbes says commuting makes it the 8th-costliest U.S. city
— Houston Chronicle2
Saying that “the city lacks a useful, extensive or reliable mass-transit system,” the magazine also concluded that, on average, 20.9 percent of Houstonians’ expenses go toward transportation.
2 = article may expire in a few weeks.