Cost of Living Comparison Between Halifax and Tampa, FL 

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Cost of Living in Tampa, FL is 19.7% higher than in Halifax (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Tampa, FL is 26.5% higher than in Halifax
Rent Prices in Tampa, FL are 41.1% higher than in Halifax
Restaurant Prices in Tampa, FL are 24.7% higher than in Halifax
Groceries Prices in Tampa, FL are 18.9% higher than in Halifax
Local Purchasing Power in Tampa, FL is 49.8% higher than in Halifax
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Restaurants
Halifax Edit Tampa, FL Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 23.00 C$
(16.81 $)
27.37 C$
(20.00 $)
     +19.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 C$
(73.08 $)
129.99 C$
(95.00 $)
     +30.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 13.18 C$
(9.64 $)
15.05 C$
(11.00 $)
     +14.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.50 C$
(5.48 $)
9.58 C$
(7.00 $)
     +27.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 C$
(5.85 $)
10.95 C$
(8.00 $)
     +36.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.10 C$
(3.73 $)
6.90 C$
(5.04 $)
     +35.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.96 C$
(2.16 $)
3.38 C$
(2.47 $)
     +14.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.40 C$
(1.75 $)
2.75 C$
(2.01 $)
     +14.5 %
Markets
Halifax Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.61 C$
(7.76 $)
5.96 C$
(4.35 $)
     -43.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.35 C$
(2.45 $)
4.96 C$
(3.63 $)
     +48.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.84 C$
(2.07 $)
2.91 C$
(2.13 $)
     +2.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.12 C$
(3.74 $)
6.18 C$
(4.51 $)
     +20.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.67 C$
(5.60 $)
12.90 C$
(9.43 $)
     +68.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.84 C$
(5.73 $)
6.96 C$
(5.09 $)
     -11.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.59 C$
(5.54 $)
10.60 C$
(7.75 $)
     +39.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.87 C$
(2.10 $)
4.38 C$
(3.20 $)
     +52.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.01 C$
(0.74 $)
1.06 C$
(0.78 $)
     +5.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.40 C$
(1.75 $)
3.29 C$
(2.40 $)
     +36.9 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.01 C$
(2.20 $)
2.78 C$
(2.03 $)
     -7.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.48 C$
(1.08 $)
2.71 C$
(1.98 $)
     +83.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.46 C$
(1.07 $)
2.68 C$
(1.96 $)
     +83.5 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.48 C$
(2.54 $)
3.47 C$
(2.53 $)
     -0.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.38 C$
(1.74 $)
4.67 C$
(3.41 $)
     +95.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.00 C$
(14.62 $)
19.84 C$
(14.50 $)
     -0.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.17 C$
(3.78 $)
3.14 C$
(2.29 $)
     -39.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.12 C$
(3.74 $)
5.28 C$
(3.86 $)
     +3.1 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 20.00 C$
(14.62 $)
12.11 C$
(8.85 $)
     -39.5 %
Transportation
Halifax Edit Tampa, FL Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 C$
(2.01 $)
4.11 C$
(3.00 $)
     +49.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 82.50 C$
(60.29 $)
96.47 C$
(70.50 $)
     +16.9 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.85 C$
(3.54 $)
4.11 C$
(3.00 $)
     -15.4 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$
(2.06 $)
3.28 C$
(2.40 $)
     +16.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 C$
(21.92 $)
41.05 C$
(30.00 $)
     +36.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.59 C$
(4.82 $)
4.79 C$
(3.50 $)
     -27.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,978.00 C$
(24,831.37 $)
49,329.02 C$
(36,050.00 $)
     +45.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,644.96 C$
(20,933.94 $)
37,574.45 C$
(27,459.68 $)
     +31.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Halifax Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 257.65 C$
(188.29 $)
334.09 C$
(244.15 $)
     +29.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 81.25 C$
(59.38 $)
90.74 C$
(66.32 $)
     +11.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 106.46 C$
(77.80 $)
102.75 C$
(75.09 $)
     -3.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Halifax Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.11 C$
(49.04 $)
45.61 C$
(33.33 $)
     -32.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23.33 C$
(17.05 $)
34.21 C$
(25.00 $)
     +46.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.25 C$
(9.68 $)
24.63 C$
(18.00 $)
     +85.9 %
Childcare
Halifax Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,152.38 C$
(842.17 $)
1,915.69 C$
(1,400.00 $)
     +66.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,166.67 C$
(14,007.14 $)
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Clothing And Shoes
Halifax Edit Tampa, FL Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 81.60 C$
(59.63 $)
74.40 C$
(54.38 $)
     -8.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.60 C$
(34.05 $)
57.62 C$
(42.11 $)
     +23.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 140.77 C$
(102.88 $)
141.91 C$
(103.71 $)
     +0.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 125.67 C$
(91.84 $)
208.30 C$
(152.23 $)
     +65.8 %
Rent Per Month
Halifax Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,969.35 C$
(1,439.21 $)
2,711.32 C$
(1,981.45 $)
     +37.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,592.50 C$
(1,163.81 $)
2,246.05 C$
(1,641.43 $)
     +41.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,195.45 C$
(2,335.26 $)
4,759.90 C$
(3,478.57 $)
     +49.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,651.90 C$
(1,938.03 $)
3,557.71 C$
(2,600.00 $)
     +34.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Halifax Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 865.28 C$
(632.35 $)
453.03 C$
(331.08 $)
     -47.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 435.80 C$
(318.49 $)
300.00 C$
(219.24 $)
     -31.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Halifax Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,673.12 C$
(2,684.34 $)
6,963.89 C$
(5,089.26 $)
     +89.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.72 6.51      -3.0 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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