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Cost of Living in Austin, TX, United States

Prices in Austin, TX

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Consumer Price Index (Excl.Rent): 85.51
Rent Index: 45.84
Groceries Index: 95.22
Restaurants Index: 73.60
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index: 66.32
Local Purchasing Power: 114.86

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Restaurants [Edit] Avg.
Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.50 $
10.00
13.00
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $
35.00
74.00
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.04 $
5.69
7.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.00 $
3.00
4.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $
3.75
5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.51 $
3.00
4.00
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.74 $
1.29
2.00
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.33 $
1.00
1.50
Markets [Edit] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.17 $
0.92
2.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.47 $
2.00
3.00
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.08 $
1.15
3.00
Eggs (12) 2.41 $
1.67
3.00
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.57 $
8.82
13.23
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.55 $
8.82
15.43
Apples (1kg) 4.45 $
2.84
5.71
Oranges (1kg) 3.40 $
2.20
4.41
Tomato (1kg) 3.97 $
3.31
5.27
Potato (1kg) 2.55 $
2.20
3.86
Lettuce (1 head) 1.66 $
1.29
2.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.56 $
1.00
2.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
10.00
14.99
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.58 $
1.20
2.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.75 $
2.50
3.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $
5.69
7.50
Transportation [Edit] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.00 $
1.00
1.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 39.50 $
30.00
40.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 $
3.00
4.00
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.17 $
1.09
1.24
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 38.50 $
32.00
45.00
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.90 $
0.85
0.95
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $
19,000.00
25,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 169.66 $
130.33
212.50
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.30 $
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 41.45 $
30.00
50.00
Sports And Leisure [Edit] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 42.38 $
36.00
55.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 37.50 $
25.00
50.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $
9.00
10.50
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.00 $
39.00
50.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 47.25 $
40.00
50.00
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.33 $
65.00
100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 97.25 $
80.00
110.00
Rent Per Month [Edit] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,200.00 $
800.00
1,600.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 768.24 $
600.00
900.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,445.00 $
2,000.00
3,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,371.36 $
1,000.00
1,700.00
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] Avg.
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,366.41 $
3,121.53
3,767.37
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,345.49 $
1,291.67
1,399.31
Salaries And Financing [Edit] Avg.
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,317.60 $
3,000.00
3,800.00
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.55
4.00
5.00

These data are based on 836 entries in the past 18 months from 124 different contributors.

Last update: April, 2014

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#Anonymous on Feb 01, 2012 :
Your"Rent Per Month"is not based on square footage. So say for example if you live in an 800 sq.ft. apt and want the same size in Tokyo you'll be paying A LOT more. Or you'd get 250 sq.ft.in Tokyo for the same price. That makes the "one bedroom" rule completely unfair.

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