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Pearland is affordable

2013.11 Pearland IMG_1641It turns out that Pearland ranked as No. 4 on the 10 Most Affordable Suburbs in America list, as reported by HBJ. The report was made by Movoto, which states how they decided on the rankings:

In order to produce our ranking of the 10 most affordable suburbs in America, we first determined criteria that could be used to measure overall affordability. We decided on seven:

  • Cost of living above/below national average
  • Cost of food above/below national average
  • Cost of utilities above/below national average
  • Housing affordability (ratio of median household income to median home price)
  • Property tax rate percentage above/below national average
  • State income tax rate percentage above/below national average
  • Sales tax rate percentage above/below national average

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