9 things to know before moving to Austin

1. Residents of Austin absolutely love barbecue

2. You will definitely need an air conditioner in your room due to high temperature in summer

3. You will most likely need a car to move around even though public transportation is available

4. The cost of living in Austin is 3% lower than the national average 5. There is no income tax in Austin and Texas in general

6. That economy is booming in Austin, several tech companies like Google paypal etc are present here and it is slowly becoming affordable version of silicon valley

7. There are lots of outdoor activities you can do like hiking, biking, running, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, camping, ziplining, and stargazing.

8. Live music is a big thing in Austin

9. Austin does not have any professional sports team