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Cost of Living Comparison Between Dallas, TX and Austin, TX Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Austin, TX are 0.02% lower than in Dallas, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Austin, TX are 6.84% higher than in Dallas, TX
Rent Prices in Austin, TX are 19.58% higher than in Dallas, TX
Restaurant Prices in Austin, TX are 2.23% lower than in Dallas, TX
Groceries Prices in Austin, TX are 4.03% higher than in Dallas, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Austin, TX is 19.40% lower than in Dallas, TX
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 $ 12.00 $      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $ 50.00 $      0.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $ 6.50 $      -7.14 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 $ 4.00 $      -11.11 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.00 $ 5.00 $      -16.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.10 $ 4.04 $      -1.61 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.85 $ 1.69 $      -8.47 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.36 $ 1.41 $      +3.89 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.91 $ 3.21 $      +10.14 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.23 $ 2.10 $      -6.10 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.37 $ 1.51 $      +9.78 %
Eggs (12) 2.87 $ 2.83 $      -1.24 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.11 $ 4.47 $      +8.84 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.95 $ 3.75 $      -5.10 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.79 $ 5.08 $      -12.27 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.39 $ 1.67 $      +19.99 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.66 $ 0.51 $      -21.88 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.35 $ 1.57 $      +16.31 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.09 $ 1.52 $      +39.30 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.87 $ 1.00 $      +14.52 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 $ 1.00 $      -15.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.22 $ 1.38 $      +13.14 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $ 1.48 $      -16.40 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $ 14.00 $      +40.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.32 $ 1.65 $      +24.53 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.61 $ 2.50 $      +54.87 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.50 $ 6.62 $      +1.85 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 1.75 $      -30.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 $ 41.25 $      -48.44 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.45 $ 4.00 $      +63.27 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.83 $ 2.00 $      -29.20 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22.20 $ 35.00 $      +57.66 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.00 $ 1.95 $      -2.49 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $ 20,000.00 $      -9.09 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,960.00 $ 17,833.33 $      +5.15 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 141.75 $ 148.03 $      +4.43 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $ 0.20 $      +17.14 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.23 $ 48.34 $      +2.35 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.41 $ 39.29 $      +14.19 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.25 $ 16.90 $      +37.97 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 11.00 $      -8.33 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 42.41 $ 45.19 $      +6.54 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.24 $ 38.19 $      +18.47 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72.58 $ 75.29 $      +3.73 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 98.91 $ 108.46 $      +9.65 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,239.16 $ 1,458.92 $      +17.73 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 849.40 $ 976.29 $      +14.94 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,211.35 $ 2,736.11 $      +23.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,461.82 $ 1,718.29 $      +17.54 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 189.58 $ 439.32 $      +131.74 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 103.90 $ 167.94 $      +61.63 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,455.16 $ 2,975.58 $      -13.88 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.93 3.78      -3.71 %
Last update: July, 2016July, 2016
Contributors:273300
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD