Cost of Living Comparison Between Porto and Albufeira 

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Consumer Prices in Albufeira are 8.0% lower than in Porto (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Albufeira are 6.9% lower than in Porto
Rent Prices in Albufeira are 4.6% lower than in Porto
Restaurant Prices in Albufeira are 2.8% higher than in Porto
Groceries Prices in Albufeira are 18.3% lower than in Porto
Local Purchasing Power in Albufeira is 9.4% lower than in Porto
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Restaurants
Porto Edit Albufeira Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 9.50 € 8.50 €      -10.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 € 45.00 €      +12.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 € 7.00 €      0.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 € 2.60 €      +30.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.50 € 2.75 €      +10.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.63 € 1.82 €      +11.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.48 € 2.06 €      +39.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.05 € 1.33 €      +27.3 %
Markets
Porto Edit Albufeira Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.14 € 1.98 €      -36.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.10 € 1.00 €      -9.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.52 € 0.33 €      -36.4 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.28 € 1.92 €      -15.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.05 € 2.38 €      -41.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.71 € 2.37 €      -12.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.86 € 4.00 €      -17.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.82 € 0.79 €      -4.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.58 € 0.44 €      -24.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.62 € 0.58 €      -5.8 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.79 € 0.68 €      -14.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 € 0.50 €      -11.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.63 € 0.33 €      -48.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.25 € 1.00 €      -19.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.55 € 0.45 €      -18.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 4.99 € 3.75 €      -24.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.01 € 0.95 €      -6.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.88 € 2.09 €      +11.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.15 € 5.00 €      -2.9 %
Transportation
Porto Edit Albufeira Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 € 1.45 €      -3.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 40.00 € 40.00 €      0.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 € 3.00 €      -7.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.13 € 1.33 €      +17.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 14.90 € 15.00 €      +0.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.33 € 7.18 €      -2.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,789.50 € 30,000.00 €      +16.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,340.00 € 31,493.00 €      +11.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Porto Edit Albufeira Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 114.92 € 145.00 €      +26.2 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.26 € 0.10 €      -61.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 34.41 € 29.75 €      -13.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Porto Edit Albufeira Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.21 € 40.00 €      +7.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.29 € 11.88 €      -22.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.00 € 6.50 €      -7.1 %
Childcare
Porto Edit Albufeira Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 355.59 € 400.00 €      +12.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,211.44 € 6,000.00 €      -16.8 %
Clothing And Shoes
Porto Edit Albufeira Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 83.12 € 66.67 €      -19.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.16 € 27.50 €      -2.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 70.83 € 72.50 €      +2.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 92.91 € 64.67 €      -30.4 %
Rent Per Month
Porto Edit Albufeira Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 808.40 € 800.00 €      -1.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 631.89 € 600.00 €      -5.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,429.69 € 1,333.33 €      -6.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 967.44 € 951.12 €      -1.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
Porto Edit Albufeira Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 304.02 € 213.68 €      -29.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 195.30 € 171.73 €      -12.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Porto Edit Albufeira Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,008.42 € 850.00 €      -15.7 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.28 2.00      -12.1 %
Last update: February 2023February 2023
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