This Tiny Texas Town Lands On Top 10 Most Affordable Cities to Live In

If you are worried about housing costs in the Crossroads, or if you are considering a move to Texas, check out this great small Texas town that made the Top Ten Least Expensive Small Cities In Texas To Live In!

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Just a few minutes drive into Victoria Texas and a little over two hours to some of Texas' biggest cities, this small Gulf Coast town might be the perfect balance if you are in Texas and living on a budget.

According to Tour Texas, this small Texas city, boasting a growing population of over 11,000 residents offers, "fascinating historical sites, a performing arts theater, and a variety of museums, all within walking distance of multiple parks and the beach!

Have you ever heard of Port Lavaca, Texas?

city of port lavaca
city of port lavaca

According to the authorities of bots at ChatGPT, Port Lavaca has made the list of the TOP TEN Least Expensive Small Texas Cities to Live In

Here Is the Complete List In Order of 1 through 10

  1. Pecos
  2. Raymondville
  3. Kermit
  4. Monahans
  5. Brady
  6. Sweetwater
  7. Vernon
  8. Port Lavaca
  9. Uvalde
  10. Wharton

Maybe it's because I was born in Port Lavaca, or that I have friends that live there now, but I love that Port Lavaca made it on the top ten list, in part because I know if you have ever considered living near the water but you are on a budget, living in Port Lavaca is considered very affordable.

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DeCarlos/Google Maps

"The total cost of housing, food, child care, transportation, health care, taxes, and other necessities for a single adult in Port Lavaca is $34,659 a year.

In Port Lavaca, the median home value is $94,300, less than the national median home value of $204,900" advised in 2020.


If you are in the market for affordable housing that includes scenic beach views, Port Lavaca might be just what you are looking for!

After all, Port Lavaca's logo is "Let Us Lure You Away!"

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