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Cost of Living Comparison Between Dallas, TX and Charlotte, NC Reverse

You would need around 3,639.60$ in Charlotte, NC to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 4,000.00$ in Dallas, TX (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Charlotte, NC are 9.84% lower than in Dallas, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Charlotte, NC are 9.01% lower than in Dallas, TX
Rent Prices in Charlotte, NC are 7.31% lower than in Dallas, TX
Restaurant Prices in Charlotte, NC are 7.06% lower than in Dallas, TX
Groceries Prices in Charlotte, NC are 4.89% lower than in Dallas, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Charlotte, NC is 2.30% higher than in Dallas, TX

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  Dallas, TX  Charlotte, NC      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     9.50 $      -5.00 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     45.00 $      0.00 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     6.00 $      -7.69 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 4.00 $     3.00 $      -25.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.00 $      -20.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.93 $     3.32 $      -15.35 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 $     1.29 $      -19.77 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.47 $     1.16 $      -20.91 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.91 $     0.94 $      +2.83 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.24 $     2.02 $      -9.95 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.58 $     2.42 $      -6.00 %
Eggs (12) 2.10 $     2.19 $      +4.14 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.09 $     6.76 $      -39.10 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.26 $     7.71 $      +6.17 %
Apples (1kg) 3.23 $     4.00 $      +23.69 %
Oranges (1kg) 2.91 $     2.76 $      -5.41 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.81 $     4.00 $      +42.54 %
Potato (1kg) 2.27 $     1.10 $      -51.36 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.33 $     1.80 $      +34.53 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.70 $     2.00 $      +17.49 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 11.00 $     12.50 $      +13.64 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.00 $     0.89 $      -70.33 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.50 $     3.00 $      -33.33 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.78 $     4.18 $      -27.62 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     2.00 $      -20.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 $     80.00 $      0.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.25 $     2.50 $      +11.11 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 3.11 $     1.53 $      -50.86 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 $     30.00 $      -40.00 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.89 $     0.94 $      +4.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $     16,750.00 $      -33.00 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 164.06 $     119.98 $      -26.87 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $     0.15 $      -18.92 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.29 $     40.50 $      -19.46 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.67 $     40.00 $      -8.40 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.50 $     20.00 $      +73.91 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     9.50 $      -5.00 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 38.94 $     32.80 $      -15.77 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.00 $     25.33 $      -36.67 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 80.00 $     60.00 $      -25.00 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 93.00 $     53.33 $      -42.65 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,085.00 $     1,141.67 $      +5.22 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 778.75 $     801.00 $      +2.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,087.50 $     1,700.00 $      -18.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,237.50 $     1,166.67 $      -5.72 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,227.43 $     1,937.50 $      -39.97 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,937.50 $     1,291.67 $      -33.33 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,776.08 $     3,514.91 $      -6.92 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.56     3.98      -12.79 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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