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Cost of Living Comparison Between Charlotte, NC and Atlanta, GA Reverse

You would need around 3,777.98$ in Atlanta, GA to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 3,700.00$ in Charlotte, NC (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Atlanta, GA are 9.07% higher than in Charlotte, NC
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Atlanta, GA are 2.11% higher than in Charlotte, NC
Rent Prices in Atlanta, GA are 10.93% lower than in Charlotte, NC
Restaurant Prices in Atlanta, GA are 7.30% higher than in Charlotte, NC
Groceries Prices in Atlanta, GA are 5.37% higher than in Charlotte, NC
Local Purchasing Power in Atlanta, GA is 3.92% higher than in Charlotte, NC

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  Charlotte, NC  Atlanta, GA      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 9.50 $     10.00 $      +5.26 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     47.50 $      +5.56 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.00 $     6.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.00 $     3.00 $      0.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.00 $     5.00 $      +25.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.32 $     3.88 $      +16.69 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     1.51 $      +17.14 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.16 $     1.34 $      +15.65 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.94 $     0.92 $      -1.89 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.02 $     2.01 $      -0.31 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.42 $     1.85 $      -23.79 %
Eggs (12) 2.19 $     2.02 $      -7.45 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 6.76 $     5.68 $      -15.96 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.71 $     7.03 $      -8.75 %
Apples (1kg) 4.00 $     3.99 $      -0.28 %
Oranges (1kg) 2.76 $     4.08 $      +48.14 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.00 $     3.73 $      -6.73 %
Potato (1kg) 1.10 $     2.93 $      +165.55 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.80 $     1.63 $      -9.26 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.00 $     1.85 $      -7.34 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.50 $     10.00 $      -20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.89 $     2.38 $      +166.85 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.00 $     4.35 $      +45.00 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 4.18 $     5.00 $      +19.62 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     2.50 $      +25.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 $     90.00 $      +12.50 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $     2.50 $      0.00 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.53 $     1.24 $      -18.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     18.00 $      -40.00 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.94 $     0.93 $      -0.61 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,750.00 $     19,500.00 $      +16.42 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 119.98 $     187.03 $      +55.89 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.18 $      +16.67 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.50 $     47.27 $      +16.72 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.00 $     37.25 $      -6.88 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.00 $     14.98 $      -25.08 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.25 $     11.00 $      +18.92 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 32.80 $     40.91 $      +24.74 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 25.33 $     27.78 $      +9.66 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 60.00 $     79.00 $      +31.67 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 53.33 $     73.62 $      +38.05 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,141.67 $     1,068.86 $      -6.38 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 801.00 $     723.08 $      -9.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,000.00 $     1,709.09 $      -14.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,166.67 $     1,050.00 $      -10.00 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,937.50 $     2,152.78 $      +11.11 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,291.67 $     1,722.23 $      +33.33 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,514.91 $     3,729.71 $      +6.11 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.00     3.96      -0.90 %
 
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