Cost of Living Comparison Between Austin, TX and Stockholm 

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Cost of Living in Stockholm is 5.1% lower than in Austin, TX (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Stockholm is 20.2% lower than in Austin, TX
Rent Prices in Stockholm are 40.8% lower than in Austin, TX
Restaurant Prices in Stockholm are 9.3% lower than in Austin, TX
Groceries Prices in Stockholm are 9.6% lower than in Austin, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Stockholm is 26.6% lower than in Austin, TX
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Restaurants
Austin, TX Edit Stockholm Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 $
(195.56 kr)
13.81 $
(150.00 kr)
     -23.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $
(869.16 kr)
81.92 $
(890.00 kr)
     +2.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 $
(108.65 kr)
9.53 $
(103.50 kr)
     -4.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(65.19 kr)
6.90 $
(75.00 kr)
     +15.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(86.92 kr)
6.44 $
(70.00 kr)
     -19.5 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.36 $
(58.19 kr)
4.11 $
(44.62 kr)
     -23.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.70 $
(29.29 kr)
2.33 $
(25.32 kr)
     -13.5 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.16 $
(23.45 kr)
2.01 $
(21.83 kr)
     -6.9 %
Markets
Austin, TX Edit Stockholm Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.95 $
(42.91 kr)
5.48 $
(59.49 kr)
     +38.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.22 $
(34.94 kr)
2.46 $
(26.74 kr)
     -23.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.40 $
(15.24 kr)
1.63 $
(17.75 kr)
     +16.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.41 $
(37.02 kr)
4.01 $
(43.61 kr)
     +17.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.18 $
(67.09 kr)
4.72 $
(51.31 kr)
     -23.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.30 $
(57.53 kr)
5.22 $
(56.68 kr)
     -1.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.69 $
(72.68 kr)
7.97 $
(86.54 kr)
     +19.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.59 $
(28.16 kr)
1.39 $
(15.09 kr)
     -46.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $
(7.69 kr)
1.10 $
(11.90 kr)
     +54.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.04 $
(22.15 kr)
1.39 $
(15.06 kr)
     -32.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.67 $
(18.15 kr)
1.99 $
(21.59 kr)
     +18.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.26 $
(13.68 kr)
0.69 $
(7.53 kr)
     -44.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.24 $
(13.49 kr)
0.81 $
(8.79 kr)
     -34.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.94 $
(21.06 kr)
2.25 $
(24.39 kr)
     +15.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.00 $
(21.70 kr)
1.38 $
(14.95 kr)
     -31.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(162.97 kr)
11.05 $
(120.00 kr)
     -26.4 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.07 $
(22.50 kr)
1.83 $
(19.89 kr)
     -11.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.57 $
(38.74 kr)
2.09 $
(22.67 kr)
     -41.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(86.92 kr)
6.54 $
(71.00 kr)
     -18.3 %
Transportation
Austin, TX Edit Stockholm Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.75 $
(19.01 kr)
3.87 $
(42.00 kr)
     +120.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 45.00 $
(488.90 kr)
93.88 $
(1,020.00 kr)
     +108.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(35.31 kr)
5.52 $
(60.00 kr)
     +69.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $
(29.88 kr)
4.44 $
(48.28 kr)
     +61.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.00 $
(380.26 kr)
52.00 $
(565.00 kr)
     +48.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.07 $
(33.37 kr)
6.87 $
(74.67 kr)
     +123.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,639.19 $
(387,203.80 kr)
28,441.12 $
(309,000.00 kr)
     -20.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,102.62 $
(283,593.17 kr)
29,768.66 $
(323,423.08 kr)
     +14.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Austin, TX Edit Stockholm Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 173.25 $
(1,882.25 kr)
149.22 $
(1,621.21 kr)
     -13.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 61.15 $
(664.41 kr)
25.07 $
(272.42 kr)
     -59.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 66.20 $
(719.23 kr)
28.97 $
(314.74 kr)
     -56.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Austin, TX Edit Stockholm Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 54.64 $
(593.67 kr)
38.63 $
(419.72 kr)
     -29.3 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.50 $
(190.13 kr)
33.85 $
(367.82 kr)
     +93.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(152.10 kr)
14.22 $
(154.50 kr)
     +1.6 %
Childcare
Austin, TX Edit Stockholm Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,476.11 $
(16,037.28 kr)
135.90 $
(1,476.50 kr)
     -90.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,625.00 $
(234,945.89 kr)
6,933.96 $
(75,334.33 kr)
     -67.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Austin, TX Edit Stockholm Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.92 $
(672.77 kr)
77.66 $
(843.71 kr)
     +25.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 55.85 $
(606.79 kr)
41.67 $
(452.70 kr)
     -25.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 97.56 $
(1,059.92 kr)
93.43 $
(1,015.06 kr)
     -4.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 132.87 $
(1,443.57 kr)
139.25 $
(1,512.93 kr)
     +4.8 %
Rent Per Month
Austin, TX Edit Stockholm Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,262.92 $
(24,585.57 kr)
1,498.08 $
(16,275.96 kr)
     -33.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,530.36 $
(16,626.64 kr)
925.71 $
(10,057.41 kr)
     -39.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,589.15 $
(49,859.09 kr)
2,434.11 $
(26,445.48 kr)
     -47.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,665.22 $
(28,956.39 kr)
1,569.65 $
(17,053.57 kr)
     -41.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Austin, TX Edit Stockholm Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 368.17 $
(3,999.96 kr)
899.28 $
(9,770.28 kr)
     +144.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 249.25 $
(2,707.98 kr)
497.69 $
(5,407.22 kr)
     +99.7 %
Salaries And Financing
Austin, TX Edit Stockholm Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,579.13 $
(60,614.69 kr)
3,268.97 $
(35,515.85 kr)
     -41.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.69 4.51      -32.5 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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