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Cost of Living Comparison Between Dallas, TX and San Francisco, CA Reverse

You would need around 6,452.09$ in San Francisco, CA to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 3,900.00$ in Dallas, TX (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in San Francisco, CA are 25.89% higher than in Dallas, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 65.44% higher than in Dallas, TX
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 148.05% higher than in Dallas, TX
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 38.97% higher than in Dallas, TX
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 46.42% higher than in Dallas, TX
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 31.73% lower than in Dallas, TX

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  Dallas, TX  San Francisco, CA      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     14.00 $      +40.00 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     76.00 $      +68.89 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     7.00 $      +7.69 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 4.00 $     5.00 $      +25.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     6.00 $      +20.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.95 $     3.80 $      -3.79 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 $     1.96 $      +21.71 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.48 $     1.72 $      +16.13 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.95 $     1.18 $      +23.50 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.31 $     3.98 $      +72.04 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.58 $     4.48 $      +74.04 %
Eggs (12) 2.08 $     3.68 $      +77.23 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 8.73 $     14.86 $      +70.13 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.13 $     12.52 $      +53.98 %
Apples (1kg) 3.20 $     4.21 $      +31.59 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.16 $     3.89 $      +23.21 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.72 $     4.71 $      +73.11 %
Potato (1kg) 2.26 $     3.11 $      +37.60 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.35 $     1.89 $      +40.55 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.58 $     2.47 $      +56.23 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     15.00 $      +25.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.00 $     2.61 $      -12.96 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.50 $     3.81 $      -15.28 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.75 $     7.00 $      +21.74 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     2.00 $      -20.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 $     70.00 $      -12.50 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.25 $     3.50 $      +55.56 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 3.11 $     1.71 $      -45.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 $     30.00 $      -40.00 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.90 $     1.08 $      +20.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $     18,547.50 $      -25.81 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 157.30 $     94.43 $      -39.97 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $     0.20 $      +8.11 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.89 $     47.86 $      +2.06 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 42.43 $     67.71 $      +59.60 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.33 $     20.00 $      +50.00 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     12.00 $      +20.00 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 38.94 $     52.57 $      +35.00 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.00 $     45.45 $      +13.64 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 80.00 $     75.15 $      -6.06 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 93.00 $     90.83 $      -2.33 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,086.07 $     2,720.06 $      +150.45 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 787.78 $     1,911.44 $      +142.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,970.00 $     4,576.39 $      +132.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,233.33 $     3,385.83 $      +174.53 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,227.43 $     8,969.93 $      +177.93 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,937.50 $     6,817.14 $      +251.85 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,957.48 $     4,469.80 $      +12.95 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.58     4.38      -4.47 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
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