Cost of Living

a home in a brownwood neighborhood

One of the many benefits of living in Brownwood is a lower cost of living. Brownwood, compared with the State of Texas and the nation, offers a much lower overall cost of living, with a significantly reduced median home cost. This considerable reduction in necessary expenditures allows individuals and families to invest more of their income and have more funds for leisure activities. Your dollar can definitely go farther here than in the more metropolitan areas of the State. 

Overall Cost of Living (US Average of 100)
Cost of Living Index
Median Home Cost

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