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Cost of Living Comparison Between Milwaukee, WI and New Orleans, LA Reverse

You would need around 4,080.62$ in New Orleans, LA to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 3,300.00$ in Milwaukee, WI (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

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Consumer Prices in New Orleans, LA are 10.93% higher than in Milwaukee, WI
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Orleans, LA are 23.66% higher than in Milwaukee, WI
Rent Prices in New Orleans, LA are 54.44% higher than in Milwaukee, WI
Restaurant Prices in New Orleans, LA are 11.36% higher than in Milwaukee, WI
Groceries Prices in New Orleans, LA are 15.41% higher than in Milwaukee, WI
Local Purchasing Power in New Orleans, LA is 9.80% lower than in Milwaukee, WI

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  Milwaukee, WI  New Orleans, LA      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.50 $     13.00 $      +13.04 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     50.00 $      +11.11 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.38 $     7.59 $      +19.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.00 $     3.50 $      +16.67 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.50 $      -10.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.59 $     3.96 $      +10.34 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.47 $     1.48 $      +0.29 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.14 $     1.34 $      +17.87 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.96 $     1.10 $      +14.43 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.25 $     2.33 $      +3.56 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.38 $     2.66 $      +12.00 %
Eggs (12) 1.98 $     2.58 $      +30.30 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.37 $     7.73 $      -17.54 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 4.78 $     7.33 $      +53.50 %
Apples (1kg) 2.65 $     4.00 $      +50.75 %
Oranges (1kg) 2.70 $     4.00 $      +48.00 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.07 $     2.50 $      +20.48 %
Potato (1kg) 1.60 $     2.06 $      +28.62 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.45 $     1.24 $      -14.14 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.00 $     2.00 $      0.00 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $     10.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.25 $     2.62 $      +16.67 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.83 $     5.50 $      -5.71 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.55 $     4.88 $      -35.43 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $     1.25 $      -44.44 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.00 $     55.00 $      -14.06 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $     3.75 $      +87.50 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $     1.37 $      -31.65 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     14.00 $      -53.33 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.98 $     0.88 $      -9.88 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 13,299.50 $     17,995.00 $      +35.31 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 148.31 $     218.33 $      +47.21 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $     0.10 $      +0.00 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 41.80 $     45.00 $      +7.66 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.00 $     31.00 $      -8.82 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.00 $     15.00 $      -6.25 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.75 $     10.00 $      +2.56 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 37.25 $     51.33 $      +37.82 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.33 $     28.33 $      -26.09 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 86.25 $     78.33 $      -9.18 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 106.33 $     85.00 $      -20.06 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 910.71 $     1,100.00 $      +20.78 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 628.57 $     855.50 $      +36.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,271.43 $     2,333.33 $      +83.52 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,083.33 $     1,725.00 $      +59.23 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,324.63 $     2,175.00 $      +64.20 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 888.11 $     1,244.26 $      +40.10 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,737.57 $     3,053.50 $      +11.54 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.08     4.00      -21.31 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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