Cost of Living Comparison Between Penang and Jacksonville, FL 

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Consumer Prices in Jacksonville, FL are 76.81% higher than in Penang (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Jacksonville, FL are 107.76% higher than in Penang
Rent Prices in Jacksonville, FL are 239.58% higher than in Penang
Restaurant Prices in Jacksonville, FL are 240.34% higher than in Penang
Groceries Prices in Jacksonville, FL are 74.37% higher than in Penang
Local Purchasing Power in Jacksonville, FL is 93.65% higher than in Penang
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Restaurants
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 RM
(2.42 $)
72.36 RM
(17.50 $)
     +623.62 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 RM
(13.30 $)
206.75 RM
(50.00 $)
     +275.91 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 RM
(3.63 $)
33.08 RM
(8.00 $)
     +120.53 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 15.00 RM
(3.63 $)
20.67 RM
(5.00 $)
     +37.83 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.50 RM
(3.75 $)
24.81 RM
(6.00 $)
     +60.06 %
Cappuccino (regular) 11.50 RM
(2.78 $)
19.89 RM
(4.81 $)
     +73.00 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.33 RM
(0.56 $)
7.40 RM
(1.79 $)
     +217.21 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.26 RM
(0.31 $)
5.90 RM
(1.43 $)
     +367.35 %
Markets
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 24.95 RM
(6.03 $)
14.09 RM
(3.41 $)
     -43.51 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.40 RM
(0.82 $)
10.72 RM
(2.59 $)
     +215.71 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.77 RM
(0.43 $)
7.38 RM
(1.79 $)
     +317.24 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.73 RM
(1.39 $)
9.41 RM
(2.27 $)
     +64.17 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 18.75 RM
(4.53 $)
18.24 RM
(4.41 $)
     -2.70 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 9.55 RM
(2.31 $)
14.75 RM
(3.57 $)
     +54.38 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 15.65 RM
(3.78 $)
19.82 RM
(4.79 $)
     +26.66 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.22 RM
(1.02 $)
10.35 RM
(2.50 $)
     +145.38 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.75 RM
(0.66 $)
2.74 RM
(0.66 $)
     -0.50 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.90 RM
(0.94 $)
11.65 RM
(2.82 $)
     +198.66 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.10 RM
(0.51 $)
9.22 RM
(2.23 $)
     +338.12 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.41 RM
(0.34 $)
7.32 RM
(1.77 $)
     +418.59 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.75 RM
(0.42 $)
4.66 RM
(1.13 $)
     +165.97 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.42 RM
(0.83 $)
7.57 RM
(1.83 $)
     +120.94 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.64 RM
(0.40 $)
6.87 RM
(1.66 $)
     +319.60 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 80.00 RM
(19.35 $)
41.35 RM
(10.00 $)
     -48.31 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 9.62 RM
(2.33 $)
10.89 RM
(2.63 $)
     +13.23 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.83 RM
(3.10 $)
13.35 RM
(3.23 $)
     +4.04 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.50 RM
(4.23 $)
27.91 RM
(6.75 $)
     +59.49 %
Transportation
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 RM
(0.48 $)
6.20 RM
(1.50 $)
     +210.13 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 67.50 RM
(16.32 $)
206.75 RM
(50.00 $)
     +206.30 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 RM
(1.45 $)
8.79 RM
(2.12 $)
     +46.45 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 RM
(0.78 $)
7.24 RM
(1.75 $)
     +124.82 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 RM
(6.05 $)
72.36 RM
(17.50 $)
     +189.45 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.83 RM
(1.89 $)
9.39 RM
(2.27 $)
     +19.90 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 170,000.00 RM
(41,112.45 $)
92,003.75 RM
(22,250.00 $)
     -45.88 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 123,279.72 RM
(29,813.72 $)
78,432.16 RM
(18,967.88 $)
     -36.38 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 174.58 RM
(42.22 $)
575.46 RM
(139.17 $)
     +229.63 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.24 RM
(0.06 $)
0.32 RM
(0.08 $)
     +32.09 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 119.78 RM
(28.97 $)
293.58 RM
(71.00 $)
     +145.11 %
Sports And Leisure
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 136.25 RM
(32.95 $)
114.74 RM
(27.75 $)
     -15.78 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 7.67 RM
(1.85 $)
45.48 RM
(11.00 $)
     +493.28 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 RM
(3.63 $)
47.55 RM
(11.50 $)
     +217.02 %
Childcare
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 897.14 RM
(216.96 $)
3,194.29 RM
(772.50 $)
     +256.05 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 32,457.14 RM
(7,849.37 $)
70,846.33 RM
(17,133.33 $)
     +118.28 %
Clothing And Shoes
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 223.38 RM
(54.02 $)
164.61 RM
(39.81 $)
     -26.31 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 100.00 RM
(24.18 $)
135.57 RM
(32.79 $)
     +35.57 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 309.28 RM
(74.80 $)
315.56 RM
(76.31 $)
     +2.03 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 304.85 RM
(73.72 $)
359.42 RM
(86.92 $)
     +17.90 %
Rent Per Month
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,371.17 RM
(331.60 $)
4,924.70 RM
(1,190.98 $)
     +259.16 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,004.00 RM
(242.81 $)
4,176.99 RM
(1,010.15 $)
     +316.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,327.20 RM
(562.81 $)
7,189.71 RM
(1,738.75 $)
     +208.94 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,773.33 RM
(428.86 $)
5,698.60 RM
(1,378.14 $)
     +221.35 %
Buy Apartment Price
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 742.09 RM
(179.47 $)
1,197.88 RM
(289.69 $)
     +61.42 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 503.75 RM
(121.83 $)
408.59 RM
(98.81 $)
     -18.89 %
Salaries And Financing
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,793.00 RM
(917.29 $)
15,260.30 RM
(3,690.52 $)
     +302.33 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.18 3.96      -5.15 %
Last update: April 2021April 2021
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