Cost of Living Comparison Between Penang and Jacksonville, FL 

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Consumer Prices in Jacksonville, FL are 110.30% higher than in Penang (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Jacksonville, FL are 156.55% higher than in Penang
Rent Prices in Jacksonville, FL are 368.30% higher than in Penang
Restaurant Prices in Jacksonville, FL are 297.65% higher than in Penang
Groceries Prices in Jacksonville, FL are 108.16% higher than in Penang
Local Purchasing Power in Jacksonville, FL is 75.27% higher than in Penang
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Restaurants
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 RM
(2.16 $)
92.74 RM
(20.00 $)
     +827.40 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 RM
(12.94 $)
278.22 RM
(60.00 $)
     +363.70 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 18.00 RM
(3.88 $)
41.73 RM
(9.00 $)
     +131.85 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 15.00 RM
(3.23 $)
20.87 RM
(4.50 $)
     +39.11 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 18.00 RM
(3.88 $)
23.18 RM
(5.00 $)
     +28.81 %
Cappuccino (regular) 12.00 RM
(2.59 $)
21.38 RM
(4.61 $)
     +78.18 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.98 RM
(0.43 $)
10.57 RM
(2.28 $)
     +434.56 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.52 RM
(0.33 $)
7.31 RM
(1.58 $)
     +379.21 %
Markets
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 27.69 RM
(5.97 $)
18.36 RM
(3.96 $)
     -33.68 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.43 RM
(0.74 $)
14.25 RM
(3.07 $)
     +315.41 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.22 RM
(0.48 $)
6.69 RM
(1.44 $)
     +200.95 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.69 RM
(1.44 $)
16.11 RM
(3.47 $)
     +140.90 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 25.70 RM
(5.54 $)
25.83 RM
(5.57 $)
     +0.48 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 10.01 RM
(2.16 $)
28.12 RM
(6.06 $)
     +180.88 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 16.33 RM
(3.52 $)
35.75 RM
(7.71 $)
     +118.94 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.55 RM
(0.98 $)
10.72 RM
(2.31 $)
     +135.36 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.85 RM
(0.61 $)
3.25 RM
(0.70 $)
     +14.03 %
Oranges (1 lb) 4.42 RM
(0.95 $)
11.23 RM
(2.42 $)
     +154.04 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.04 RM
(0.44 $)
9.93 RM
(2.14 $)
     +387.15 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.36 RM
(0.29 $)
8.90 RM
(1.92 $)
     +554.65 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.72 RM
(0.37 $)
7.69 RM
(1.66 $)
     +347.12 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.88 RM
(0.84 $)
9.95 RM
(2.15 $)
     +156.80 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.64 RM
(0.35 $)
9.70 RM
(2.09 $)
     +490.53 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 78.00 RM
(16.82 $)
45.23 RM
(9.75 $)
     -42.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 10.47 RM
(2.26 $)
10.81 RM
(2.33 $)
     +3.27 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.08 RM
(3.25 $)
14.96 RM
(3.23 $)
     -0.79 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 18.00 RM
(3.88 $)
37.10 RM
(8.00 $)
     +106.09 %
Transportation
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 RM
(0.43 $)
8.11 RM
(1.75 $)
     +305.74 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 RM
(17.25 $)
278.22 RM
(60.00 $)
     +247.77 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 RM
(1.29 $)
16.23 RM
(3.50 $)
     +170.49 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 RM
(0.69 $)
9.97 RM
(2.15 $)
     +209.74 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 RM
(6.47 $)
81.15 RM
(17.50 $)
     +170.49 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.90 RM
(1.70 $)
21.21 RM
(4.57 $)
     +168.46 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 171,695.00 RM
(37,027.17 $)
107,555.21 RM
(23,195.00 $)
     -37.36 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 128,981.33 RM
(27,815.69 $)
95,454.71 RM
(20,585.44 $)
     -25.99 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 229.52 RM
(49.50 $)
684.54 RM
(147.62 $)
     +198.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.29 RM
(0.06 $)
0.37 RM
(0.08 $)
     +29.03 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 129.89 RM
(28.01 $)
321.50 RM
(69.33 $)
     +147.52 %
Sports And Leisure
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 127.14 RM
(27.42 $)
124.62 RM
(26.88 $)
     -1.98 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.00 RM
(2.16 $)
34.31 RM
(7.40 $)
     +243.14 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 RM
(3.23 $)
64.92 RM
(14.00 $)
     +332.79 %
Childcare
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 880.00 RM
(189.78 $)
3,802.34 RM
(820.00 $)
     +332.08 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 32,333.33 RM
(6,972.90 $)
62,444.93 RM
(13,466.67 $)
     +93.13 %
Clothing And Shoes
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 235.62 RM
(50.81 $)
236.91 RM
(51.09 $)
     +0.54 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 122.50 RM
(26.42 $)
151.70 RM
(32.71 $)
     +23.83 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 296.25 RM
(63.89 $)
354.55 RM
(76.46 $)
     +19.68 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 340.00 RM
(73.32 $)
421.96 RM
(91.00 $)
     +24.11 %
Rent Per Month
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,171.23 RM
(252.58 $)
6,615.45 RM
(1,426.67 $)
     +464.83 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,075.00 RM
(231.83 $)
5,261.21 RM
(1,134.62 $)
     +389.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,312.50 RM
(498.71 $)
10,021.27 RM
(2,161.15 $)
     +333.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,928.57 RM
(415.91 $)
8,481.85 RM
(1,829.17 $)
     +339.80 %
Buy Apartment Price
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 787.57 RM
(169.85 $)
1,084.12 RM
(233.80 $)
     +37.65 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 553.75 RM
(119.42 $)
1,082.73 RM
(233.50 $)
     +95.53 %
Salaries And Financing
Penang Edit Jacksonville, FL Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,212.50 RM
(908.45 $)
18,941.41 RM
(4,084.84 $)
     +349.65 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.51 4.97      +41.39 %
Last update: September 2022September 2022
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