Cost of Living Comparison Between Edinburgh and Stirling 

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Cost of Living in Stirling is 18.2% lower than in Edinburgh (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Stirling is 26.6% lower than in Edinburgh
Rent Prices in Stirling are 43.4% lower than in Edinburgh
Restaurant Prices in Stirling are 24.0% lower than in Edinburgh
Groceries Prices in Stirling are 15.2% lower than in Edinburgh
Local Purchasing Power in Stirling is 50.2% higher than in Edinburgh
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Restaurants
Edinburgh Edit Stirling Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £ 12.00 £      -20.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 74.00 £ 50.00 £      -32.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.90 £ 6.22 £      -21.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £ 4.00 £      -20.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.62 £ 4.22 £      -8.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.41 £ 2.83 £      -17.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.69 £ 1.56 £      -7.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.19 £ 1.12 £      -6.4 %
Markets
Edinburgh Edit Stirling Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.52 £ 6.19 £      +36.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.26 £ 1.10 £      -12.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.64 £ 1.03 £      +61.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.96 £ 2.80 £      -5.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.00 £ 3.05 £      -23.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.31 £ 3.18 £      -4.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.03 £ 3.78 £      -46.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.98 £ 0.91 £      -7.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.47 £ 0.47 £      -1.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.22 £ 1.25 £      +2.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.92 £ 1.47 £      -23.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.61 £ 0.44 £      -27.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.49 £ 0.47 £      -4.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.79 £ 0.83 £      +5.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.24 £ 0.91 £      -26.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £ 7.00 £      -12.5 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.71 £ 1.64 £      -3.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.27 £ 1.56 £      -31.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.00 £ 13.25 £      -5.4 %
Transportation
Edinburgh Edit Stirling Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 £ 2.80 £      +40.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 62.00 £ 57.50 £      -7.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 £ 2.20 £      -45.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.26 £ 2.16 £      -4.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 £ 24.00 £      -20.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.64 £ 5.80 £      +2.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,285.00 £ 28,285.00 £      0.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 £ 20,448.75 £      -7.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Edinburgh Edit Stirling Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 259.15 £ 212.50 £      -18.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 11.53 £ 12.00 £      +4.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.24 £ 25.65 £      -20.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Edinburgh Edit Stirling Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.04 £ 16.99 £      -52.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.00 £ 0.00 £      -100.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £ 7.25 £      -27.5 %
Childcare
Edinburgh Edit Stirling Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,270.67 £ 1,377.78 £      +8.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,650.00 £ 11,283.33 £      -3.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
Edinburgh Edit Stirling Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 87.39 £ 52.00 £      -40.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.75 £ 24.50 £      -35.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.90 £ 68.20 £      -15.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 89.89 £ 57.50 £      -36.0 %
Rent Per Month
Edinburgh Edit Stirling Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,257.14 £ 750.00 £      -40.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 900.00 £ 550.00 £      -38.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,247.50 £ 1,300.00 £      -42.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,597.22 £ 800.00 £      -49.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
Edinburgh Edit Stirling Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 475.57 £ ?     
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 327.48 £ ?     
Salaries And Financing
Edinburgh Edit Stirling Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,671.31 £ 2,945.13 £      +10.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.06 5.90      -2.7 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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