Cost of Living Comparison Between Chattanooga, TN and Nashville, TN 

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Rent Prices in Nashville, TN are 52.2% higher than in Chattanooga, TN
Restaurant Prices in Nashville, TN are 14.0% higher than in Chattanooga, TN
Groceries Prices in Nashville, TN are 10.0% higher than in Chattanooga, TN
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Restaurants
Chattanooga, TN Edit Nashville, TN Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 18.25 $      +21.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $ 80.00 $      +14.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.50 $ 10.50 $      0.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.62 $ 6.62 $      0.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $ 8.50 $      +41.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.22 $ 5.22 $      0.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.53 $ 2.53 $      0.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.33 $ 2.47 $      +5.7 %
Markets
Chattanooga, TN Edit Nashville, TN Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.94 $ 4.28 $      +8.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.25 $ 3.56 $      +9.6 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.36 $ 2.36 $      0.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.06 $ 2.82 $      +37.0 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.52 $ 6.52 $      0.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.93 $ 6.64 $      +34.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.60 $ 7.62 $      +0.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.58 $ 2.58 $      0.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.93 $ 0.93 $      0.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.25 $ 2.29 $      +1.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.10 $ 2.41 $      +14.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.35 $ 1.35 $      0.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.46 $ 1.46 $      0.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.00 $ 2.48 $      +24.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.24 $ 2.24 $      0.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.50 $ 15.50 $      +47.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.73 $ 1.86 $      +7.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.38 $ 4.47 $      +88.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.42 $ 8.00 $      +24.5 %
Transportation
Chattanooga, TN Edit Nashville, TN Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 $ 2.25 $      -43.8 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 $ 70.00 $      +40.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.75 $ 5.00 $      +185.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $ 2.50 $      0.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.00 $ 21.00 $      0.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.05 $ 3.27 $      +7.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 $ 30,000.00 $      0.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,347.89 $ 26,347.89 $      0.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Chattanooga, TN Edit Nashville, TN Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 178.95 $ 178.95 $      0.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 43.00 $ 70.00 $      +62.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.00 $ 77.11 $      +15.1 %
Sports And Leisure
Chattanooga, TN Edit Nashville, TN Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.00 $ 42.50 $      +32.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ? 35.00 $     
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 $ 15.25 $      +17.3 %
Childcare
Chattanooga, TN Edit Nashville, TN Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 800.00 $ 1,341.25 $      +67.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,500.00 $ 20,500.00 $      0.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Chattanooga, TN Edit Nashville, TN Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 51.25 $ 55.27 $      +7.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 22.50 $ 49.12 $      +118.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 70.00 $ 96.36 $      +37.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 81.67 $ 129.50 $      +58.6 %
Rent Per Month
Chattanooga, TN Edit Nashville, TN Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,266.67 $ 2,085.71 $      +64.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,216.67 $ 1,632.19 $      +34.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,183.33 $ 3,767.65 $      +72.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,950.00 $ 2,581.94 $      +32.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
Chattanooga, TN Edit Nashville, TN Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 185.49 $ 334.28 $      +80.2 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 165.49 $ 300.00 $      +81.3 %
Salaries And Financing
Chattanooga, TN Edit Nashville, TN Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,318.09 $ 4,632.36 $      +7.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.48 6.55      +1.0 %
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