Cost of Living Comparison Between Glasgow and Austin, TX 

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Cost of Living in Austin, TX is 4.4% higher than in Glasgow (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Austin, TX is 26.2% higher than in Glasgow
Rent Prices in Austin, TX are 76.7% higher than in Glasgow
Restaurant Prices in Austin, TX are 5.1% higher than in Glasgow
Groceries Prices in Austin, TX are 16.8% higher than in Glasgow
Local Purchasing Power in Austin, TX is 35.2% higher than in Glasgow
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Restaurants
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(18.99 $)
14.21 £
(17.99 $)
     -5.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(75.97 $)
63.18 £
(80.00 $)
     +5.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 £
(8.86 $)
7.90 £
(10.00 $)
     +12.8 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(5.70 $)
4.74 £
(6.00 $)
     +5.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £
(6.33 $)
6.32 £
(8.00 $)
     +26.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.31 £
(4.19 $)
4.23 £
(5.36 $)
     +27.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 £
(2.18 $)
2.15 £
(2.72 $)
     +24.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.21 £
(1.53 $)
1.72 £
(2.18 $)
     +43.0 %
Markets
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.73 £
(5.99 $)
3.11 £
(3.94 $)
     -34.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.11 £
(1.41 $)
2.55 £
(3.23 $)
     +129.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.73 £
(0.92 $)
1.05 £
(1.33 $)
     +44.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.93 £
(3.71 $)
2.69 £
(3.40 $)
     -8.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.49 £
(4.42 $)
4.88 £
(6.18 $)
     +39.6 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.05 £
(3.86 $)
4.15 £
(5.26 $)
     +36.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.87 £
(6.17 $)
5.27 £
(6.68 $)
     +8.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.04 £
(1.32 $)
1.98 £
(2.51 $)
     +90.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.62 $)
0.56 £
(0.71 $)
     +14.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.00 £
(1.27 $)
1.54 £
(1.95 $)
     +53.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.55 £
(1.97 $)
1.29 £
(1.63 $)
     -17.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.46 £
(0.58 $)
0.99 £
(1.25 $)
     +115.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.63 $)
0.99 £
(1.26 $)
     +101.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.80 £
(1.01 $)
1.52 £
(1.92 $)
     +90.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.88 £
(1.12 $)
1.58 £
(2.01 $)
     +79.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(10.13 $)
11.85 £
(15.00 $)
     +48.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.88 £
(2.38 $)
1.64 £
(2.07 $)
     -13.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.15 £
(2.73 $)
2.53 £
(3.20 $)
     +17.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.68 £
(18.58 $)
6.32 £
(8.00 $)
     -56.9 %
Transportation
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.77 £
(3.51 $)
1.38 £
(1.75 $)
     -50.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 61.80 £
(78.25 $)
35.54 £
(45.00 $)
     -42.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 £
(5.06 $)
2.76 £
(3.50 $)
     -30.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.57 £
(3.26 $)
2.27 £
(2.88 $)
     -11.8 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 £
(25.32 $)
47.39 £
(60.00 $)
     +136.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.72 £
(7.25 $)
2.44 £
(3.09 $)
     -57.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,285.00 £
(35,814.32 $)
26,062.34 £
(33,000.00 $)
     -7.9 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,571.43 £
(33,644.60 $)
20,395.15 £
(25,824.23 $)
     -23.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 271.35 £
(343.58 $)
137.87 £
(174.57 $)
     -49.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 12.94 £
(16.38 $)
49.84 £
(63.11 $)
     +285.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.62 £
(40.04 $)
51.73 £
(65.50 $)
     +63.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.74 £
(50.31 $)
45.91 £
(58.12 $)
     +15.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.00 £
(17.73 $)
13.82 £
(17.50 $)
     -1.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(15.19 $)
11.85 £
(15.00 $)
     -1.3 %
Childcare
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 903.57 £
(1,144.10 $)
1,151.88 £
(1,458.50 $)
     +27.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,750.00 £
(12,345.40 $)
17,078.73 £
(21,625.00 $)
     +75.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 73.08 £
(92.53 $)
50.11 £
(63.45 $)
     -31.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.00 £
(45.58 $)
44.83 £
(56.76 $)
     +24.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 89.58 £
(113.43 $)
79.19 £
(100.27 $)
     -11.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 76.11 £
(96.37 $)
107.38 £
(135.96 $)
     +41.1 %
Rent Per Month
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,101.85 £
(1,395.15 $)
1,770.98 £
(2,242.40 $)
     +60.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 760.62 £
(963.10 $)
1,201.72 £
(1,521.61 $)
     +58.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,858.00 £
(2,352.59 $)
3,636.52 £
(4,604.54 $)
     +95.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,208.17 £
(1,529.77 $)
2,099.47 £
(2,658.33 $)
     +73.8 %
Buy Apartment Price
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 273.36 £
(346.13 $)
360.77 £
(456.80 $)
     +32.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 227.61 £
(288.19 $)
196.85 £
(249.25 $)
     -13.5 %
Salaries And Financing
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,608.91 £
(3,303.39 $)
4,452.19 £
(5,637.33 $)
     +70.7 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.70 6.79      +19.2 %
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