Cost of Living Comparison Between Austin, TX and Montevideo 

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Consumer Prices in Montevideo are 13.86% lower than in Austin, TX (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Montevideo are 39.87% lower than in Austin, TX
Rent Prices in Montevideo are 70.85% lower than in Austin, TX
Restaurant Prices in Montevideo are 19.02% lower than in Austin, TX
Groceries Prices in Montevideo are 31.02% lower than in Austin, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Montevideo is 79.93% lower than in Austin, TX
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Restaurants
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 $
(635.78 $U)
13.84 $
(550.00 $U)
     -13.49 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 $
(2,582.86 $U)
49.07 $
(1,950.00 $U)
     -24.50 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(317.89 $U)
10.05 $
(399.47 $U)
     +25.66 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(238.42 $U)
3.40 $
(135.00 $U)
     -43.38 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(278.15 $U)
3.77 $
(150.00 $U)
     -46.07 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.81 $
(191.23 $U)
3.60 $
(143.12 $U)
     -25.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.34 $
(93.07 $U)
1.69 $
(67.04 $U)
     -27.97 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 $
(75.75 $U)
1.34 $
(53.20 $U)
     -29.78 %
Markets
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.83 $
(152.10 $U)
3.98 $
(158.10 $U)
     +3.95 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.31 $
(91.81 $U)
1.93 $
(76.62 $U)
     -16.54 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.48 $
(58.85 $U)
0.63 $
(25.10 $U)
     -57.35 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.45 $
(137.22 $U)
3.15 $
(125.20 $U)
     -8.76 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.52 $
(259.03 $U)
4.84 $
(192.25 $U)
     -25.78 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.70 $
(226.32 $U)
4.40 $
(174.95 $U)
     -22.70 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.28 $
(249.53 $U)
4.80 $
(190.79 $U)
     -23.54 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.11 $
(83.85 $U)
0.87 $
(34.75 $U)
     -58.55 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 $
(27.65 $U)
0.99 $
(39.46 $U)
     +42.73 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.62 $
(64.55 $U)
0.55 $
(21.85 $U)
     -66.15 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.41 $
(56.06 $U)
1.27 $
(50.46 $U)
     -9.99 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.15 $
(45.77 $U)
0.70 $
(27.90 $U)
     -39.06 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.92 $
(36.59 $U)
0.63 $
(25.09 $U)
     -31.43 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $
(62.53 $U)
1.12 $
(44.33 $U)
     -29.10 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.18 $
(86.58 $U)
1.50 $
(59.45 $U)
     -31.33 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(596.04 $U)
7.55 $
(300.00 $U)
     -49.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.38 $
(134.22 $U)
1.97 $
(78.16 $U)
     -41.77 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.89 $
(114.75 $U)
2.43 $
(96.75 $U)
     -15.69 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(317.89 $U)
4.53 $
(180.00 $U)
     -43.38 %
Transportation
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.25 $
(49.67 $U)
1.11 $
(44.00 $U)
     -11.42 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 43.50 $
(1,728.53 $U)
45.30 $
(1,800.00 $U)
     +4.13 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $
(99.34 $U)
1.51 $
(60.00 $U)
     -39.60 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $
(99.34 $U)
2.73 $
(108.63 $U)
     +9.35 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.50 $
(1,291.43 $U)
9.31 $
(370.00 $U)
     -71.35 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.18 $
(166.06 $U)
6.98 $
(277.47 $U)
     +67.09 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,000.00 $
(1,033,142.76 $U)
35,232.30 $
(1,400,000.00 $U)
     +35.51 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,700.00 $
(902,013.10 $U)
36,505.39 $
(1,450,587.72 $U)
     +60.82 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 145.51 $
(5,782.15 $U)
142.21 $
(5,650.84 $U)
     -2.27 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.06 $
(2.52 $U)
0.25 $
(9.78 $U)
     +288.53 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 66.51 $
(2,642.69 $U)
39.87 $
(1,584.38 $U)
     -40.05 %
Sports And Leisure
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.52 $
(1,967.89 $U)
53.53 $
(2,127.27 $U)
     +8.10 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.33 $
(410.57 $U)
24.85 $
(987.30 $U)
     +140.47 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 $
(516.57 $U)
8.81 $
(350.00 $U)
     -32.25 %
Childcare
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,013.62 $
(40,277.67 $U)
324.36 $
(12,888.89 $U)
     -68.00 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,857.14 $
(669,839.81 $U)
5,877.64 $
(233,555.56 $U)
     -65.13 %
Clothing And Shoes
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 58.38 $
(2,319.90 $U)
99.86 $
(3,968.18 $U)
     +71.05 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.57 $
(1,532.66 $U)
53.48 $
(2,125.00 $U)
     +38.65 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 89.68 $
(3,563.72 $U)
117.12 $
(4,653.85 $U)
     +30.59 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 122.62 $
(4,872.28 $U)
108.21 $
(4,300.00 $U)
     -11.75 %
Rent Per Month
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,151.80 $
(85,504.48 $U)
542.46 $
(21,555.52 $U)
     -74.79 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,448.75 $
(57,567.91 $U)
521.43 $
(20,719.66 $U)
     -64.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,564.71 $
(181,384.34 $U)
1,002.91 $
(39,851.81 $U)
     -78.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,544.83 $
(101,121.87 $U)
1,052.60 $
(41,826.35 $U)
     -58.64 %
Buy Apartment Price
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 793.30 $
(31,522.95 $U)
262.05 $
(10,413.08 $U)
     -66.97 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 278.33 $
(11,059.83 $U)
212.31 $
(8,436.46 $U)
     -23.72 %
Salaries And Financing
Austin, TX Edit Montevideo Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,146.01 $
(244,219.50 $U)
741.84 $
(29,477.78 $U)
     -87.93 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.28 10.64      +101.61 %
Last update: June 2022June 2022
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