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

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You would need around 3,917.17$ in Dallas, TX to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 3,800.00$ in Atlanta, GA (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

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Consumer Prices in Dallas, TX are 1.69% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Dallas, TX are 3.08% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Rent Prices in Dallas, TX are 6.09% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Restaurant Prices in Dallas, TX are 1.81% higher than in Atlanta, GA
Groceries Prices in Dallas, TX are 2.51% lower than in Atlanta, GA
Local Purchasing Power in Dallas, TX is 0.44% higher than in Atlanta, GA

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  Atlanta, GA  Dallas, TX      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     10.00 $      0.00 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 47.50 $     45.00 $      -5.26 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 $     6.75 $      +12.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.75 $     4.50 $      +20.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.50 $     6.00 $      +9.09 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.47 $     3.97 $      +14.42 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.71 $     1.68 $      -1.54 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.48 $     1.37 $      -7.69 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.92 $     0.97 $      +5.55 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.00 $     2.42 $      +20.82 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.13 $     2.40 $      +12.42 %
Eggs (12) 2.28 $     2.49 $      +9.35 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 6.87 $     7.22 $      +5.12 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 6.71 $     8.45 $      +25.96 %
Apples (1kg) 4.50 $     3.29 $      -26.99 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.06 $     3.22 $      -20.80 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.02 $     2.33 $      -42.03 %
Potato (1kg) 2.65 $     2.43 $      -8.03 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.63 $     1.42 $      -12.64 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.84 $     1.62 $      -11.98 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $     12.00 $      +20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.75 $     3.38 $      +22.73 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.40 $     5.25 $      +19.32 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.00 $     6.25 $      +25.00 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     2.50 $      0.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 87.00 $     80.00 $      -8.05 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $     2.25 $      -18.18 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.24 $     3.05 $      +145.70 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15.00 $     50.00 $      +233.33 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.89 $     0.90 $      +1.62 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,500.00 $     25,000.00 $      +28.21 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 190.49 $     168.07 $      -11.77 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $     0.18 $      +5.71 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.40 $     51.00 $      +1.19 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.88 $     39.67 $      +4.73 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.99 $     16.00 $      +14.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $     11.00 $      0.00 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.50 $     38.94 $      -6.17 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.11 $     42.00 $      +44.27 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.10 $     83.57 $      +8.39 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 75.57 $     96.25 $      +27.36 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,059.58 $     1,011.82 $      -4.51 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 800.00 $     771.67 $      -3.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,775.00 $     2,190.00 $      +23.38 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,195.00 $     1,150.00 $      -3.77 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,242.48 $     2,009.26 $      -10.40 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,865.74 $     1,485.42 $      -20.38 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,010.94 $     4,152.82 $      +3.54 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.04     4.28      +5.71 %
 
Last updateJanuary, 2015January, 2015
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Currency: USD