Cost of Living Comparison Between Chiang Mai and Tucson, AZ 

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Cost of Living in Tucson, AZ is 117.9% higher than in Chiang Mai (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Tucson, AZ is 149.7% higher than in Chiang Mai
Rent Prices in Tucson, AZ are 271.1% higher than in Chiang Mai
Restaurant Prices in Tucson, AZ are 349.9% higher than in Chiang Mai
Groceries Prices in Tucson, AZ are 73.8% higher than in Chiang Mai
Local Purchasing Power in Tucson, AZ is 200.9% higher than in Chiang Mai
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Restaurants
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 62.50 ฿
(1.71 $)
695.91 ฿
(19.00 $)
     +1,013.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 ฿
(16.38 $)
2,747.03 ฿
(75.00 $)
     +357.8 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 229.50 ฿
(6.27 $)
384.58 ฿
(10.50 $)
     +67.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 80.00 ฿
(2.18 $)
219.76 ฿
(6.00 $)
     +174.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 125.00 ฿
(3.41 $)
256.39 ฿
(7.00 $)
     +105.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 58.95 ฿
(1.61 $)
200.38 ฿
(5.47 $)
     +239.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 19.85 ฿
(0.54 $)
97.57 ฿
(2.66 $)
     +391.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 11.75 ฿
(0.32 $)
77.83 ฿
(2.12 $)
     +562.4 %
Markets
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 202.65 ฿
(5.53 $)
137.88 ฿
(3.76 $)
     -32.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 42.74 ฿
(1.17 $)
112.81 ฿
(3.08 $)
     +164.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 18.94 ฿
(0.52 $)
81.64 ฿
(2.23 $)
     +331.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 69.00 ฿
(1.88 $)
150.74 ฿
(4.12 $)
     +118.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 272.16 ฿
(7.43 $)
173.34 ฿
(4.73 $)
     -36.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 39.67 ฿
(1.08 $)
228.63 ฿
(6.24 $)
     +476.4 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 167.60 ฿
(4.58 $)
254.27 ฿
(6.94 $)
     +51.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 44.26 ฿
(1.21 $)
73.62 ฿
(2.01 $)
     +66.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 17.14 ฿
(0.47 $)
22.57 ฿
(0.62 $)
     +31.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 24.30 ฿
(0.66 $)
53.35 ฿
(1.46 $)
     +119.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 32.08 ฿
(0.88 $)
63.26 ฿
(1.73 $)
     +97.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 22.68 ฿
(0.62 $)
33.39 ฿
(0.91 $)
     +47.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 18.47 ฿
(0.50 $)
37.10 ฿
(1.01 $)
     +100.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 28.57 ฿
(0.78 $)
58.79 ฿
(1.60 $)
     +105.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 18.07 ฿
(0.49 $)
95.44 ฿
(2.61 $)
     +428.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 575.00 ฿
(15.70 $)
567.72 ฿
(15.50 $)
     -1.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 60.56 ฿
(1.65 $)
63.36 ฿
(1.73 $)
     +4.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 124.38 ฿
(3.40 $)
149.56 ฿
(4.08 $)
     +20.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 145.00 ฿
(3.96 $)
366.27 ฿
(10.00 $)
     +152.6 %
Transportation
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 30.00 ฿
(0.82 $)
50.36 ฿
(1.38 $)
     +67.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 800.00 ฿
(21.84 $)
732.54 ฿
(20.00 $)
     -8.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 40.00 ฿
(1.09 $)
100.72 ฿
(2.75 $)
     +151.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 72.42 ฿
(1.98 $)
80.58 ฿
(2.20 $)
     +11.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 100.00 ฿
(2.73 $)
1,318.57 ฿
(36.00 $)
     +1,218.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 155.76 ฿
(4.25 $)
139.30 ฿
(3.80 $)
     -10.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 725,000.00 ฿
(19,794.14 $)
1,322,721.80 ฿
(36,113.30 $)
     +82.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 802,500.00 ฿
(21,910.07 $)
1,147,354.62 ฿
(31,325.38 $)
     +43.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,023.70 ฿
(55.25 $)
11,136.66 ฿
(304.06 $)
     +450.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 455.75 ฿
(12.44 $)
2,420.43 ฿
(66.08 $)
     +431.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 649.75 ฿
(17.74 $)
3,058.96 ฿
(83.52 $)
     +370.8 %
Sports And Leisure
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,325.25 ฿
(36.18 $)
1,251.42 ฿
(34.17 $)
     -5.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 233.33 ฿
(6.37 $)
366.27 ฿
(10.00 $)
     +57.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ฿
(5.46 $)
439.52 ฿
(12.00 $)
     +119.8 %
Childcare
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 15,833.33 ฿
(432.29 $)
39,374.03 ฿
(1,075.00 $)
     +148.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 430,000.00 ฿
(11,739.97 $)
571,564.34 ฿
(15,605.00 $)
     +32.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,800.00 ฿
(49.14 $)
2,380.76 ฿
(65.00 $)
     +32.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,058.33 ฿
(28.89 $)
1,758.10 ฿
(48.00 $)
     +66.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,000.00 ฿
(81.91 $)
3,695.26 ฿
(100.89 $)
     +23.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,200.00 ฿
(60.06 $)
3,723.75 ฿
(101.67 $)
     +69.3 %
Rent Per Month
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 14,100.00 ฿
(384.96 $)
46,364.55 ฿
(1,265.86 $)
     +228.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 8,250.00 ฿
(225.24 $)
42,386.60 ฿
(1,157.25 $)
     +413.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 28,000.00 ฿
(764.46 $)
85,740.48 ฿
(2,340.91 $)
     +206.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 16,333.33 ฿
(445.94 $)
72,255.08 ฿
(1,972.73 $)
     +342.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 6,851.54 ฿
(187.06 $)
8,677.42 ฿
(236.91 $)
     +26.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,714.79 ฿
(128.72 $)
8,399.53 ฿
(229.33 $)
     +78.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 18,125.00 ฿
(494.85 $)
136,144.30 ฿
(3,717.05 $)
     +651.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.12 6.58      +28.3 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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