Cost of Living Comparison Between Austin, TX and Montevideo 

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Cost of Living in Montevideo is 18.5% lower than in Austin, TX (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Montevideo is 41.6% lower than in Austin, TX
Rent Prices in Montevideo are 73.1% lower than in Austin, TX
Restaurant Prices in Montevideo are 26.2% lower than in Austin, TX
Groceries Prices in Montevideo are 24.7% lower than in Austin, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Montevideo is 61.0% lower than in Austin, TX
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Restaurants
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 $
(692.96 $U)
14.29 $
(550.00 $U)
     -20.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $
(3,079.82 $U)
51.95 $
(2,000.00 $U)
     -35.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 $
(384.98 $U)
10.39 $
(400.00 $U)
     +3.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(230.99 $U)
3.64 $
(140.00 $U)
     -39.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(307.98 $U)
3.90 $
(150.00 $U)
     -51.3 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.36 $
(206.18 $U)
4.14 $
(159.23 $U)
     -22.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.70 $
(103.79 $U)
2.18 $
(83.78 $U)
     -19.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.16 $
(83.11 $U)
1.67 $
(64.29 $U)
     -22.6 %
Markets
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.95 $
(152.05 $U)
4.38 $
(168.70 $U)
     +10.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.23 $
(124.16 $U)
2.66 $
(102.47 $U)
     -17.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.40 $
(53.99 $U)
0.72 $
(27.54 $U)
     -49.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.46 $
(133.30 $U)
4.68 $
(180.31 $U)
     +35.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.18 $
(237.74 $U)
5.66 $
(217.89 $U)
     -8.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.30 $
(203.85 $U)
4.58 $
(176.37 $U)
     -13.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.69 $
(257.55 $U)
4.80 $
(184.96 $U)
     -28.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.58 $
(99.26 $U)
1.10 $
(42.30 $U)
     -57.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 $
(27.60 $U)
1.16 $
(44.69 $U)
     +61.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.04 $
(78.50 $U)
0.75 $
(28.92 $U)
     -63.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.69 $
(64.98 $U)
1.42 $
(54.52 $U)
     -16.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.23 $
(47.35 $U)
0.87 $
(33.32 $U)
     -29.6 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.24 $
(47.81 $U)
0.82 $
(31.49 $U)
     -34.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.94 $
(74.64 $U)
1.29 $
(49.64 $U)
     -33.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.02 $
(77.59 $U)
1.75 $
(67.50 $U)
     -13.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(577.47 $U)
7.79 $
(300.00 $U)
     -48.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.07 $
(79.72 $U)
2.39 $
(91.98 $U)
     +15.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.44 $
(132.33 $U)
3.38 $
(130.16 $U)
     -1.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(307.98 $U)
5.20 $
(200.00 $U)
     -35.1 %
Transportation
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.75 $
(67.37 $U)
1.35 $
(52.00 $U)
     -22.8 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 45.00 $
(1,732.40 $U)
46.76 $
(1,800.00 $U)
     +3.9 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(125.12 $U)
1.69 $
(65.00 $U)
     -48.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $
(105.87 $U)
4.18 $
(160.93 $U)
     +52.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.00 $
(1,347.42 $U)
11.69 $
(450.00 $U)
     -66.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.07 $
(118.10 $U)
7.52 $
(289.45 $U)
     +145.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,639.19 $
(1,372,028.44 $U)
41,524.93 $
(1,598,616.00 $U)
     +16.5 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,102.62 $
(1,004,891.73 $U)
38,757.99 $
(1,492,094.88 $U)
     +48.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 173.25 $
(6,669.60 $U)
143.63 $
(5,529.41 $U)
     -17.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 60.20 $
(2,317.56 $U)
16.67 $
(641.88 $U)
     -72.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.73 $
(2,530.58 $U)
43.76 $
(1,684.75 $U)
     -33.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 54.64 $
(2,103.63 $U)
63.04 $
(2,427.07 $U)
     +15.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.50 $
(673.71 $U)
23.51 $
(905.10 $U)
     +34.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $
(577.47 $U)
10.65 $
(410.00 $U)
     -29.0 %
Childcare
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,476.11 $
(56,826.94 $U)
391.80 $
(15,083.33 $U)
     -73.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,625.00 $
(832,513.65 $U)
8,602.45 $
(331,175.00 $U)
     -60.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.93 $
(2,345.51 $U)
102.73 $
(3,955.00 $U)
     +68.6 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 55.85 $
(2,150.10 $U)
45.50 $
(1,751.68 $U)
     -18.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 96.69 $
(3,722.36 $U)
116.28 $
(4,476.36 $U)
     +20.3 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 132.87 $
(5,115.18 $U)
121.27 $
(4,668.68 $U)
     -8.7 %
Rent Per Month
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,242.40 $
(86,327.33 $U)
618.75 $
(23,820.58 $U)
     -72.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,525.86 $
(58,742.24 $U)
460.80 $
(17,739.91 $U)
     -69.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,589.15 $
(176,672.06 $U)
1,047.37 $
(40,321.27 $U)
     -77.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,658.33 $
(102,339.83 $U)
836.31 $
(32,195.91 $U)
     -68.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 368.17 $
(14,173.56 $U)
235.85 $
(9,079.77 $U)
     -35.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 249.25 $
(9,595.51 $U)
195.36 $
(7,520.88 $U)
     -21.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,579.13 $
(214,783.74 $U)
1,272.23 $
(48,977.89 $U)
     -77.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.69 6.54      -2.2 %
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