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Cost of Living Comparison Between Atlanta, GA and Houston, TX Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Houston, TX are 8.10% lower than in Atlanta, GA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Houston, TX are 5.85% lower than in Atlanta, GA
Rent Prices in Houston, TX are 1.60% lower than in Atlanta, GA
Restaurant Prices in Houston, TX are 11.00% lower than in Atlanta, GA
Groceries Prices in Houston, TX are 8.34% lower than in Atlanta, GA
Local Purchasing Power in Houston, TX is 9.09% higher than in Atlanta, GA
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 12.00 $      -20.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $ 48.00 $      -4.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.75 $ 7.00 $      +3.70 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $ 3.00 $      -25.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.72 $ 5.00 $      -12.66 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.88 $ 3.84 $      -0.88 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.74 $ 1.78 $      +2.23 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.54 $ 1.27 $      -17.24 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.08 $ 2.88 $      -6.50 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.56 $ 2.36 $      -7.76 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.67 $ 2.13 $      +27.59 %
Eggs (12) 2.40 $ 2.73 $      +14.09 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.00 $ 4.85 $      -2.99 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.23 $ 3.65 $      -13.69 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.60 $ 5.16 $      -21.79 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.26 $ 1.90 $      -16.15 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 $ 0.57 $      -21.08 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.61 $ 1.65 $      +2.38 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.68 $ 1.56 $      -7.04 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.43 $ 1.17 $      -18.36 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.43 $ 0.86 $      -39.63 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.63 $ 1.26 $      -22.39 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.95 $ 1.65 $      -15.25 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ 12.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.57 $ 2.10 $      -18.07 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.21 $ 2.60 $      -19.03 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.50 $ 7.00 $      +27.18 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 1.27 $      -49.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 95.00 $ 47.25 $      -50.26 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.55 $ 2.90 $      +13.73 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $ 2.20 $      +10.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.00 $ 24.00 $      +14.29 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.27 $ 2.07 $      -8.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $ 20,000.00 $      0.00 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,620.00 $ 19,830.92 $      +1.08 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 142.12 $ 144.58 $      +1.73 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $ 0.17 $      +71.93 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 49.06 $ 54.54 $      +11.16 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.95 $ 33.62 $      -3.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.21 $ 16.80 $      +49.83 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 11.00 $      -8.33 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 832.75 $ 942.22 $      +13.15 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,812.80 $ 20,750.00 $      +31.22 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.13 $ 40.25 $      -2.12 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.19 $ 32.17 $      -8.60 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.51 $ 71.17 $      -5.75 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 86.25 $ 97.95 $      +13.56 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,346.87 $ 1,293.67 $      -3.95 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 932.67 $ 888.65 $      -4.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,459.03 $ 2,402.86 $      -2.28 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,469.86 $ 1,523.82 $      +3.67 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 263.63 $ 183.01 $      -30.58 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 108.25 $ 100.38 $      -7.27 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,794.00 $ 3,896.64 $      +2.71 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.86 3.77      -2.19 %
Last update: June 2017June 2017
Contributors:282312
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD