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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 3.19% higher than in Dallas, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Austin, TX are 9.44% higher than in Dallas, TX
Rent Prices in Austin, TX are 20.77% higher than in Dallas, TX
Restaurant Prices in Austin, TX are 1.43% lower than in Dallas, TX
Groceries Prices in Austin, TX are 9.24% higher than in Dallas, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Austin, TX is 26.24% 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 $ 7.00 $      -0.07 %
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) 3.97 $ 3.97 $      +0.02 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.82 $ 1.72 $      -5.46 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.33 $ 1.39 $      +4.68 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.82 $ 3.17 $      +12.54 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.03 $ 2.06 $      +1.51 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.36 $ 1.51 $      +11.04 %
Eggs (12) 2.69 $ 2.79 $      +3.78 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.25 $ 4.47 $      +5.29 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.51 $ 3.75 $      +6.75 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.22 $ 5.08 $      -2.73 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.18 $ 1.67 $      +41.72 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.63 $ 0.51 $      -18.58 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.38 $ 1.57 $      +13.54 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.22 $ 1.52 $      +24.94 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.79 $ 1.00 $      +25.67 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 $ 1.00 $      -15.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.17 $ 1.38 $      +17.88 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.79 $ 1.54 $      -14.37 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.00 $ 14.00 $      +55.56 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.30 $ 1.65 $      +27.37 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.54 $ 2.50 $      +61.94 %
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) 2.39 $ 4.25 $      +77.82 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.83 $ 2.00 $      -29.20 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.10 $ 35.00 $      +65.88 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1.99 $ 1.96 $      -1.56 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $ 21,000.00 $      -4.55 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 17,850.00 $ 18,700.00 $      +4.76 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 136.81 $ 149.90 $      +9.57 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $ 0.20 $      +24.78 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 48.01 $ 48.62 $      +1.27 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.36 $ 40.01 $      +19.93 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.78 $ 16.90 $      +14.36 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $ 11.00 $      0.00 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.19 $ 45.05 $      +9.37 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.93 $ 38.63 $      +13.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72.36 $ 75.63 $      +4.52 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.95 $ 109.17 $      +11.46 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,215.35 $ 1,467.83 $      +20.77 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 848.02 $ 970.44 $      +14.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,198.20 $ 2,745.55 $      +24.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,469.11 $ 1,736.93 $      +18.23 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 184.24 $ 425.68 $      +131.04 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 103.90 $ 162.61 $      +56.50 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,585.72 $ 2,894.35 $      -19.28 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.89 3.76      -3.25 %
Last update: August, 2016August, 2016
Contributors:283314
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: USD