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

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You would need around 6,950.43$ 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. This comparison assumes net earnings (after income tax).

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Consumer Prices in San Francisco, CA are 23.32% higher than in Dallas, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 78.22% higher than in Dallas, TX
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 192.88% higher than in Dallas, TX
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 43.09% higher than in Dallas, TX
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 41.84% higher than in Dallas, TX
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 34.98% lower than in Dallas, TX

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  Dallas, TX  San Francisco, CA      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     14.75 $      +47.50 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     80.00 $      +77.78 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $     7.53 $      +7.57 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 4.25 $     5.00 $      +17.65 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     6.00 $      +20.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.02 $     3.78 $      -5.85 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.74 $     1.90 $      +8.68 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.47 $     1.68 $      +14.34 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.97 $     1.28 $      +31.07 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.64 $     3.41 $      +29.24 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.35 $     4.65 $      +97.96 %
Eggs (12) 2.42 $     4.14 $      +71.06 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 7.19 $     15.46 $      +114.82 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.50 $     13.78 $      +45.06 %
Apples (1kg) 3.58 $     4.15 $      +15.72 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.24 $     3.71 $      +14.47 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.61 $     4.33 $      +65.90 %
Potato (1kg) 2.29 $     3.37 $      +47.02 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.37 $     2.00 $      +45.44 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.65 $     2.32 $      +40.86 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.50 $     15.00 $      +11.11 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.00 $     2.00 $      +100.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 1.50 $     2.67 $      +77.78 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.70 $     6.70 $      0.00 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     2.25 $      -10.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 $     69.00 $      -13.75 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.25 $     3.50 $      +55.56 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 3.05 $     1.71 $      -44.04 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 $     30.00 $      -40.00 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.67 $     1.04 $      +54.39 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,892.50 $     18,095.00 $      -27.31 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 145.11 $     100.44 $      -30.78 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.23 $     0.17 $      -28.57 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.50 $     45.88 $      -3.42 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.29 $     66.67 $      +74.13 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.00 $     15.00 $      -6.25 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.95 $     12.00 $      +9.59 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 38.42 $     55.12 $      +43.49 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.00 $     48.33 $      +27.19 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 83.57 $     87.14 $      +4.27 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 101.80 $     105.57 $      +3.70 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,083.89 $     3,038.57 $      +180.34 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 768.25 $     2,182.14 $      +184.04 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,097.86 $     5,519.44 $      +163.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,162.25 $     4,232.78 $      +264.19 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,045.14 $     9,472.24 $      +363.16 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,349.08 $     7,534.74 $      +458.51 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,850.49 $     3,303.14 $      +15.88 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.95     4.08      +3.38 %
 
Last updateApril, 2015April, 2015
Contributors:129157
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Currency: USD