Cost of Living Comparison Between Glasgow and Austin, TX 

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Consumer Prices in Austin, TX are 16.4% higher than in Glasgow (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Austin, TX are 53.3% higher than in Glasgow
Rent Prices in Austin, TX are 148.9% higher than in Glasgow
Restaurant Prices in Austin, TX are 20.0% higher than in Glasgow
Groceries Prices in Austin, TX are 38.1% higher than in Glasgow
Local Purchasing Power in Austin, TX is 16.7% higher than in Glasgow
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Restaurants
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(18.63 $)
16.10 £
(20.00 $)
     +7.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(74.53 $)
73.26 £
(91.00 $)
     +22.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(7.45 $)
7.25 £
(9.00 $)
     +20.8 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 £
(4.97 $)
5.64 £
(7.00 $)
     +40.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £
(4.97 $)
6.44 £
(8.00 $)
     +61.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.95 £
(3.66 $)
4.12 £
(5.12 $)
     +39.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.53 £
(1.90 $)
2.16 £
(2.68 $)
     +40.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.94 £
(1.16 $)
1.62 £
(2.01 $)
     +72.5 %
Markets
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.77 £
(4.69 $)
3.37 £
(4.19 $)
     -10.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.99 £
(1.22 $)
2.32 £
(2.89 $)
     +135.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.60 £
(0.74 $)
1.15 £
(1.42 $)
     +91.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.17 £
(2.69 $)
3.41 £
(4.24 $)
     +57.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.23 £
(4.01 $)
5.24 £
(6.51 $)
     +62.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.76 £
(3.42 $)
4.48 £
(5.56 $)
     +62.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.67 £
(5.80 $)
5.15 £
(6.39 $)
     +10.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.84 £
(1.04 $)
1.98 £
(2.46 $)
     +135.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.42 £
(0.52 $)
0.59 £
(0.74 $)
     +41.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.85 £
(1.05 $)
1.48 £
(1.84 $)
     +74.8 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.90 £
(1.12 $)
1.12 £
(1.39 $)
     +24.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.42 £
(0.53 $)
0.94 £
(1.17 $)
     +122.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.42 £
(0.52 $)
0.88 £
(1.10 $)
     +112.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 £
(0.94 $)
1.43 £
(1.77 $)
     +87.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.79 £
(0.98 $)
1.69 £
(2.10 $)
     +114.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.75 £
(9.63 $)
12.08 £
(15.00 $)
     +55.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.61 £
(1.99 $)
2.46 £
(3.06 $)
     +53.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.90 £
(2.36 $)
2.68 £
(3.33 $)
     +40.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.75 £
(15.84 $)
6.44 £
(8.00 $)
     -49.5 %
Transportation
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(3.11 $)
1.41 £
(1.75 $)
     -43.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 £
(86.95 $)
39.81 £
(49.46 $)
     -43.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 £
(4.35 $)
2.62 £
(3.25 $)
     -25.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.21 £
(2.74 $)
2.31 £
(2.88 $)
     +4.9 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 16.80 £
(20.87 $)
32.20 £
(40.00 $)
     +91.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.08 £
(7.55 $)
2.68 £
(3.32 $)
     -56.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 £
(29,812.00 $)
26,566.49 £
(33,000.00 $)
     +10.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,125.00 £
(32,451.60 $)
21,243.97 £
(26,388.56 $)
     -18.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 224.75 £
(279.18 $)
180.90 £
(224.71 $)
     -19.5 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 £
(0.18 $)
0.16 £
(0.20 $)
     +15.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.33 £
(37.68 $)
58.39 £
(72.53 $)
     +92.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.96 £
(37.21 $)
39.97 £
(49.66 $)
     +33.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.67 £
(15.73 $)
13.20 £
(16.40 $)
     +4.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(12.42 $)
11.07 £
(13.75 $)
     +10.7 %
Childcare
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 795.00 £
(987.52 $)
951.83 £
(1,182.33 $)
     +19.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,375.00 £
(14,129.64 $)
14,490.81 £
(18,000.00 $)
     +27.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 73.12 £
(90.83 $)
53.73 £
(66.74 $)
     -26.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.40 £
(35.28 $)
41.57 £
(51.64 $)
     +46.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72.35 £
(89.87 $)
80.17 £
(99.58 $)
     +10.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 67.67 £
(84.05 $)
110.19 £
(136.87 $)
     +62.8 %
Rent Per Month
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 803.08 £
(997.56 $)
1,943.33 £
(2,413.94 $)
     +142.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 641.43 £
(796.76 $)
1,320.46 £
(1,640.23 $)
     +105.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,427.50 £
(1,773.19 $)
4,227.58 £
(5,251.36 $)
     +196.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,047.38 £
(1,301.02 $)
2,264.07 £
(2,812.35 $)
     +116.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 401.47 £
(498.69 $)
708.26 £
(879.78 $)
     +76.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 197.57 £
(245.42 $)
298.57 £
(370.87 $)
     +51.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Glasgow Edit Austin, TX Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,374.75 £
(2,949.83 $)
4,248.60 £
(5,277.47 $)
     +78.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.56 6.06      +70.2 %
Last update: June 2023June 2023
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