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Cost of Living Comparison Between Atlanta, GA and Austin, TX Reverse

You would need around 4,221.69$ in Austin, TX to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 3,700.00$ in Atlanta, GA (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Austin, TX are 6.08% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Austin, TX are 14.10% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Rent Prices in Austin, TX are 32.48% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Restaurant Prices in Austin, TX are 7.47% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Groceries Prices in Austin, TX are 12.44% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Local Purchasing Power in Austin, TX is 25.18% lower than in Atlanta, GA

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  Atlanta, GA  Austin, TX      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     12.00 $      +20.00 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 47.50 $     50.00 $      +5.26 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.00 $     6.07 $      +1.17 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.00 $     3.00 $      0.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.50 $      -10.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.88 $     3.57 $      -7.95 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.51 $     1.76 $      +16.53 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.34 $     1.36 $      +1.55 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.92 $     1.18 $      +27.99 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.01 $     2.59 $      +28.74 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.85 $     2.37 $      +28.50 %
Eggs (12) 2.02 $     2.28 $      +12.76 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 5.68 $     10.99 $      +93.62 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.03 $     10.31 $      +46.64 %
Apples (1kg) 3.99 $     3.62 $      -9.19 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.08 $     2.85 $      -30.10 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.73 $     3.83 $      +2.79 %
Potato (1kg) 2.93 $     2.64 $      -9.93 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.63 $     1.79 $      +9.81 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.85 $     1.56 $      -15.48 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $     12.00 $      +20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.38 $     1.51 $      -36.60 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.35 $     2.50 $      -42.53 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.00 $     6.00 $      +20.00 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     1.00 $      -60.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 $     35.00 $      -61.11 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $     3.38 $      +35.00 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.24 $     1.24 $      0.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 $     31.00 $      +72.22 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.93 $     0.89 $      -3.89 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,500.00 $     20,000.00 $      +2.56 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 187.03 $     176.12 $      -5.83 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $     0.37 $      +109.52 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.27 $     42.64 $      -9.81 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.25 $     39.89 $      +7.09 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.98 $     25.00 $      +66.83 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $     10.00 $      -9.09 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.91 $     42.37 $      +3.58 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27.78 $     39.00 $      +40.40 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 79.00 $     82.50 $      +4.43 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 73.62 $     85.00 $      +15.45 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,068.86 $     1,260.29 $      +17.91 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 723.08 $     788.12 $      +9.00 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,709.09 $     2,545.00 $      +48.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,050.00 $     1,435.64 $      +36.73 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,152.78 $     4,171.02 $      +93.75 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,722.23 $     1,641.50 $      -4.69 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,729.71 $     3,183.83 $      -14.64 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.96     4.39      +10.65 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2014August, 2014
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