Cost of Living Comparison Between Malaga and Valencia 

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Consumer Prices in Valencia are 0.02% lower than in Malaga (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Valencia are 1.63% lower than in Malaga
Rent Prices in Valencia are 5.58% lower than in Malaga
Restaurant Prices in Valencia are 1.96% lower than in Malaga
Groceries Prices in Valencia are 4.63% higher than in Malaga
Local Purchasing Power in Valencia is 8.24% higher than in Malaga
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Restaurants
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 € 10.00 €      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 € 38.00 €      -5.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.95 € 7.00 €      -11.95 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.50 € 3.00 €      +20.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 € 3.00 €      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.48 € 1.75 €      +17.64 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.74 € 1.69 €      -2.77 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.17 € 1.23 €      +5.13 %
Markets
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.64 € 2.71 €      +2.67 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.84 € 0.77 €      -7.38 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.47 € 0.42 €      -12.36 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.23 € 1.86 €      -16.39 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.18 € 4.44 €      +6.22 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.72 € 2.59 €      -4.81 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.74 € 4.92 €      +3.81 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.66 € 0.83 €      +26.44 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 € 0.66 €      +4.14 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.47 € 0.71 €      +50.40 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.60 € 0.80 €      +34.92 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 € 0.67 €      +33.33 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.44 € 0.59 €      +34.47 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.96 € 0.88 €      -7.63 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.62 € 0.44 €      -29.05 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 € 4.00 €      -20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.72 € 1.01 €      +40.06 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.24 € 1.22 €      -1.35 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.00 € 5.00 €      0.00 %
Transportation
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.35 € 1.50 €      +11.11 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 39.95 € 41.00 €      +2.63 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.18 € 4.00 €      +25.79 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.38 € 1.61 €      +16.28 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 19.20 € 19.75 €      +2.86 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.07 € 4.92 €      -3.09 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,500.00 € 16,000.00 €      -17.95 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,142.86 € 19,457.14 €      -12.13 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 111.59 € 121.51 €      +8.89 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 € 0.15 €      -8.54 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.50 € 37.95 €      -6.28 %
Sports And Leisure
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.88 € 30.71 €      -11.95 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.00 € 11.88 €      -15.18 %
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 412.50 € 483.89 €      +17.31 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,600.00 € 7,342.86 €      -3.38 %
Clothing And Shoes
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 77.67 € 65.94 €      -15.10 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27.69 € 32.87 €      +18.69 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 63.46 € 66.32 €      +4.50 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 85.56 € 93.85 €      +9.69 %
Rent Per Month
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 673.68 € 725.22 €      +7.65 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 528.57 € 510.87 €      -3.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,203.57 € 1,108.70 €      -7.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 840.00 € 734.62 €      -12.55 %
Buy Apartment Price
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 313.80 € 253.08 €      -19.35 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 190.45 € 124.39 €      -34.69 %
Salaries And Financing
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,297.24 € 1,381.24 €      +6.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.55 2.15      -15.69 %
Last update: June 2021June 2021
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