Jenn, Both Buyer and Seller in New Providence, NJ

were is it cheaper to live denton,tx or new providence, nj

Asked by Jenn, New Providence, NJ Sun May 10, 2009

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I found a cost of living comparison tool to be very beneficial when looking into two communities. We have a community report tool available on our web page which may help you.

Here you can enter the zip code from each community and receive a comparison of the following categories:

cost of living
net worth

It includes a zip code look up tool (Denton 75201, New Providence, NJ 07974).

It looks as if New Providence has a higher cost of living. Good luck.

Lois Marris
1 vote Thank Flag Link Sun May 10, 2009

Actually no one can answer that question for you however we can assist in making decision:

Excel spread sheet list homes work within your lender specification qualify purchase. What type of value can you purchase sq. ft., # of bedrooms, baths, and etc., tax, insurance, personal and professional lifestyle,

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0 votes Thank Flag Link Mon May 11, 2009
Hi Jenn,

Right now home prices in Denton and overall in Texas are great! If you found my information helpful and would like to look into home prices in North Texas, please contact me. Thanks!

I did some research for ya, here is what I found:

New Providence, New Jersey - Denton, Texas

Denton is 50% cheaper than New Providence.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

Housing is 79% cheaper in Denton. A salary of $50,000 in New Providence, New Jersey could decrease to $25,090 in Denton, Texas
This is a cost of living Index for New Providence/Denton:

Overall 163/82
Food 113/97
Housing 246/49
Utilities 120/97
Transportation 121/107
Health 120/108
Miscellaneous 113/98

(100=national average )

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