Cost of Living Comparison Between Panama City and Tampa, FL 

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Cost of Living in Tampa, FL is 63.8% higher than in Panama City (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Tampa, FL is 74.5% higher than in Panama City
Rent Prices in Tampa, FL are 97.8% higher than in Panama City
Restaurant Prices in Tampa, FL are 61.9% higher than in Panama City
Groceries Prices in Tampa, FL are 66.9% higher than in Panama City
Local Purchasing Power in Tampa, FL is 228.9% higher than in Panama City
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Restaurants
Panama City Edit Tampa, FL Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.75 $ 20.00 $      +70.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $ 95.00 $      +58.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $ 11.00 $      +37.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 $ 7.00 $      +133.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 $ 8.50 $      +112.5 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.68 $ 5.04 $      +36.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.77 $ 2.47 $      +39.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.33 $ 2.01 $      +51.2 %
Markets
Panama City Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.75 $ 4.37 $      -35.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.26 $ 3.28 $      +45.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.97 $ 2.09 $      +115.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.62 $ 4.44 $      +69.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.27 $ 9.43 $      +79.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.46 $ 4.53 $      +31.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.22 $ 7.13 $      +68.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.38 $ 3.18 $      +129.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.68 $ 0.77 $      +13.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.24 $ 2.40 $      +94.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.39 $ 2.14 $      +53.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.94 $ 1.88 $      +99.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.99 $ 1.92 $      +94.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.08 $ 2.31 $      +11.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.51 $ 3.46 $      +128.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.00 $ 14.50 $      +61.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.21 $ 2.23 $      +84.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.95 $ 3.46 $      +77.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.88 $ 8.85 $      +50.6 %
Transportation
Panama City Edit Tampa, FL Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.35 $ 2.50 $      +614.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 25.00 $ 70.50 $      +182.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.25 $ 3.00 $      +33.3 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.62 $ 2.40 $      -8.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.00 $ 30.00 $      +42.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.69 $ 3.49 $      -5.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,250.00 $ 36,050.00 $      +62.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,494.44 $ 27,732.97 $      +35.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Panama City Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 120.76 $ 240.68 $      +99.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 29.38 $ 69.00 $      +134.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.69 $ 72.96 $      +41.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Panama City Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 42.92 $ 34.38 $      -19.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.50 $ 25.00 $      +11.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.00 $ 16.00 $      +128.6 %
Childcare
Panama City Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 414.38 $ 1,400.00 $      +237.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,058.00 $ 14,000.00 $      +54.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Panama City Edit Tampa, FL Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 53.69 $ 57.19 $      +6.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.42 $ 40.40 $      -0.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.19 $ 104.12 $      +20.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 105.91 $ 150.83 $      +42.4 %
Rent Per Month
Panama City Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 939.05 $ 1,943.59 $      +107.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 620.83 $ 1,571.36 $      +153.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,991.67 $ 3,479.55 $      +74.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,303.12 $ 2,609.09 $      +100.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Panama City Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 235.74 $ 331.08 $      +40.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 142.45 $ 219.24 $      +53.9 %
Salaries And Financing
Panama City Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 886.76 $ 5,089.26 $      +473.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.02 6.52      +8.2 %
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