Cost of Living Comparison Between Malaga and Valencia 

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Consumer Prices in Valencia are 3.07% higher than in Malaga (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Valencia are 2.62% higher than in Malaga
Rent Prices in Valencia are 1.45% higher than in Malaga
Restaurant Prices in Valencia are 12.97% higher than in Malaga
Groceries Prices in Valencia are 11.12% higher than in Malaga
Local Purchasing Power in Valencia is 5.93% lower than in Malaga
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Restaurants
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 € 12.00 €      +20.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 € 45.00 €      +12.50 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 8.00 €      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 € 3.00 €      0.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 € 3.00 €      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.68 € 1.98 €      +18.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.79 € 1.88 €      +5.08 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.25 € 1.46 €      +17.06 %
Markets
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.79 € 2.98 €      +6.80 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.81 € 0.85 €      +4.79 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.52 € 0.48 €      -8.04 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.11 € 1.95 €      -7.70 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.24 € 5.62 €      +7.24 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.97 € 2.78 €      -6.42 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.95 € 5.34 €      +8.03 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.64 € 0.88 €      +38.65 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.54 € 0.71 €      +30.71 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.45 € 0.75 €      +66.84 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.61 € 0.88 €      +44.63 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.43 € 0.71 €      +65.97 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.44 € 0.68 €      +52.75 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.97 € 1.09 €      +12.37 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.72 € 0.55 €      -24.69 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 4.00 € 4.25 €      +6.25 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.88 € 0.99 €      +12.96 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.58 € 1.30 €      -17.89 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.00 € 5.15 €      +3.00 %
Transportation
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.40 € 1.50 €      +7.14 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 39.95 € 33.04 €      -17.29 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 € 4.20 €      +5.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.38 € 1.61 €      +16.28 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 19.20 € 21.23 €      +10.55 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.51 € 5.86 €      -10.08 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,500.00 € 18,468.50 €      -17.92 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,320.00 € 19,775.00 €      -15.20 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 118.19 € 125.09 €      +5.84 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 € 0.17 €      -5.37 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 34.46 € 34.06 €      -1.17 %
Sports And Leisure
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.38 € 35.53 €      -21.69 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.62 € 10.75 €      -14.85 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 € 7.25 €      -9.38 %
Childcare
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 399.29 € 427.86 €      +7.16 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,480.00 € 7,300.00 €      -13.92 %
Clothing And Shoes
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 80.00 € 64.58 €      -19.27 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.86 € 30.09 €      -8.43 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.25 € 69.55 €      -2.39 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 92.86 € 87.08 €      -6.22 %
Rent Per Month
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 683.57 € 731.82 €      +7.06 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 571.43 € 544.44 €      -4.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,150.00 € 1,325.00 €      +15.22 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 941.43 € 802.63 €      -14.74 %
Buy Apartment Price
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 328.25 € 273.03 €      -16.82 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 206.71 € 142.45 €      -31.09 %
Salaries And Financing
Malaga Edit Valencia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,534.72 € 1,481.43 €      -3.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.27 2.12      -6.45 %
Last update: June 2022June 2022
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