Cost of Living Comparison Between Malaga and Valencia 

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Consumer Prices in Valencia are 2.61% lower than in Malaga (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Valencia are 3.66% lower than in Malaga
Rent Prices in Valencia are 6.16% lower than in Malaga
Restaurant Prices in Valencia are 8.17% lower than in Malaga
Groceries Prices in Valencia are 0.00% lower than in Malaga
Local Purchasing Power in Valencia is 7.36% higher than in Malaga
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Restaurants
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 € 9.00 €      -10.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 € 35.00 €      -12.50 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.45 € 7.00 €      -6.04 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.38 € 2.00 €      -15.79 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.55 € 3.00 €      +17.65 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.52 € 1.69 €      +11.02 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.67 € 1.61 €      -3.43 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.12 € 1.16 €      +3.96 %
Markets
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.52 € 2.70 €      +7.26 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.84 € 0.75 €      -10.36 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.43 € 0.39 €      -8.41 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.71 € 1.77 €      +3.52 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.70 € 3.47 €      -6.25 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.93 € 2.85 €      -2.78 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.71 € 4.66 €      -1.00 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.76 € 0.77 €      +1.34 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.67 € 0.65 €      -2.38 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.56 € 0.69 €      +23.62 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.67 € 0.75 €      +12.60 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.47 € 0.48 €      +1.82 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.45 € 0.61 €      +34.73 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.93 € 0.93 €      +0.00 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.49 € 0.42 €      -15.19 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 € 4.00 €      -20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.73 € 0.98 €      +34.23 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.31 € 1.11 €      -15.24 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.00 € 5.10 €      +2.00 %
Transportation
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.30 € 1.50 €      +15.38 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 39.95 € 42.00 €      +5.13 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.18 € 4.00 €      +25.79 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.50 € 1.74 €      +16.13 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 19.20 € 19.75 €      +2.86 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.07 € 4.83 €      -4.71 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,500.00 € 17,000.00 €      -12.82 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,142.86 € 19,775.00 €      -10.69 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 115.47 € 121.33 €      +5.08 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 € 0.14 €      -16.67 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 39.05 € 37.22 €      -4.70 %
Sports And Leisure
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.65 € 30.17 €      -10.34 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.50 € 12.00 €      -11.11 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 € 8.00 €      0.00 %
Childcare
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 391.67 € 464.09 €      +18.49 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,600.00 € 6,733.33 €      -11.40 %
Clothing And Shoes
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 75.33 € 71.85 €      -4.62 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.67 € 34.37 €      +19.89 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 66.36 € 67.73 €      +2.06 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 79.33 € 87.89 €      +10.79 %
Rent Per Month
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 702.63 € 755.00 €      +7.45 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 536.67 € 514.29 €      -4.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,234.38 € 1,113.46 €      -9.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 855.88 € 741.66 €      -13.35 %
Buy Apartment Price
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 303.92 € 258.51 €      -14.94 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 192.00 € 137.81 €      -28.22 %
Salaries And Financing
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,356.22 € 1,402.69 €      +3.43 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.63 2.27      -13.77 %
Last update: January 2021January 2021
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