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Cost of Living Comparison Between Phoenix, AZ and Austin, TX Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Austin, TX are 0.95% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Austin, TX are 17.23% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Rent Prices in Austin, TX are 56.34% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Restaurant Prices in Austin, TX are 0.12% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Groceries Prices in Austin, TX are 3.15% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Local Purchasing Power in Austin, TX is 21.71% lower than in Phoenix, AZ
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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 $ 6.50 $      -7.14 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.25 $ 4.00 $      +23.08 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.88 $ 5.00 $      +2.56 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.17 $ 4.04 $      -3.29 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.67 $ 1.69 $      +1.75 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.22 $ 1.41 $      +15.50 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.26 $ 3.21 $      +41.84 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.42 $ 2.10 $      -13.31 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.35 $ 1.51 $      +11.94 %
Eggs (12) 2.98 $ 2.83 $      -4.95 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.28 $ 4.47 $      -15.29 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.85 $ 3.75 $      -2.55 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.91 $ 5.08 $      +3.42 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.41 $ 1.67 $      +18.47 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 $ 0.51 $      -26.81 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.15 $ 1.57 $      +36.31 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.37 $ 1.52 $      +10.92 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.95 $ 1.00 $      +5.44 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.92 $ 1.00 $      +8.75 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.16 $ 1.38 $      +18.32 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.34 $ 1.48 $      +10.43 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.97 $ 14.00 $      +7.90 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.92 $ 1.65 $      +79.35 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.11 $ 2.50 $      +18.48 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.00 $ 6.62 $      -5.43 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $ 1.75 $      -12.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.00 $ 41.25 $      -35.55 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 4.00 $      +33.33 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.24 $ 2.00 $      -10.71 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $ 35.00 $      +16.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.08 $ 1.95 $      -6.26 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,087.50 $ 20,000.00 $      -5.16 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $ 17,833.33 $      -15.08 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 181.83 $ 148.03 $      -18.59 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 $ 0.20 $      +68.49 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.56 $ 48.34 $      -6.24 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30.39 $ 39.29 $      +29.30 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.42 $ 16.90 $      +9.62 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $ 11.00 $      +10.00 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.49 $ 45.19 $      +8.93 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.00 $ 38.19 $      +12.33 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.68 $ 75.29 $      +2.18 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 93.97 $ 108.46 $      +15.42 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 909.59 $ 1,458.92 $      +60.39 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 701.47 $ 976.29 $      +39.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,614.76 $ 2,736.11 $      +69.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,180.86 $ 1,718.29 $      +45.51 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 166.60 $ 439.32 $      +163.70 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 109.60 $ 167.94 $      +53.23 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,241.88 $ 2,975.58 $      -8.21 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.90 3.78      -3.10 %
Last update: July, 2016July, 2016
Contributors:231300
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD