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

You would need around 4,391.86$ 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 10.58% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Austin, TX are 18.70% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Rent Prices in Austin, TX are 38.07% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Restaurant Prices in Austin, TX are 10.22% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Groceries Prices in Austin, TX are 19.16% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Local Purchasing Power in Austin, TX is 27.28% 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 45.00 $     50.00 $      +11.11 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.00 $     6.28 $      +4.75 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.00 $     3.00 $      0.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.75 $      -5.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.82 $     3.52 $      -7.86 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.44 $     1.76 $      +22.74 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.28 $     1.34 $      +4.43 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.91 $     1.11 $      +22.45 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 1.97 $     2.70 $      +36.99 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.85 $     2.64 $      +43.02 %
Eggs (12) 1.99 $     2.41 $      +21.06 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 5.79 $     11.78 $      +103.31 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.03 $     11.42 $      +62.36 %
Apples (1kg) 3.99 $     4.06 $      +1.78 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.08 $     3.01 $      -26.20 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.73 $     4.07 $      +8.97 %
Potato (1kg) 2.93 $     2.30 $      -21.32 %
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 $     2.40 $      -44.83 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.00 $     6.50 $      +30.00 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     1.00 $      -60.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 $     36.50 $      -59.44 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 $     3.00 $      -20.00 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.24 $     1.24 $      0.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.00 $     31.00 $      +47.62 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.94 $     0.90 $      -3.86 %
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 $     167.76 $      -10.30 %
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 $     41.18 $      -12.89 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.25 $     40.50 $      +8.73 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.98 $     37.50 $      +150.25 %
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 $     39.87 $      -2.53 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27.78 $     45.00 $      +62.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 79.00 $     82.50 $      +4.43 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 73.62 $     92.00 $      +24.96 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,041.58 $     1,246.88 $      +19.71 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 704.55 $     774.12 $      +9.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,644.44 $     2,582.92 $      +57.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 972.22 $     1,419.93 $      +46.05 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,152.78 $     3,662.42 $      +70.12 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,722.23 $     1,399.31 $      -18.75 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,681.20 $     3,177.60 $      -13.68 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.96     4.62      +16.71 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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