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Cost of Living Comparison Between Dallas, TX and Austin, TX Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Austin, TX are 12.01% higher than in Dallas, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Austin, TX are 17.07% higher than in Dallas, TX
Rent Prices in Austin, TX are 25.82% higher than in Dallas, TX
Restaurant Prices in Austin, TX are 15.52% higher than in Dallas, TX
Groceries Prices in Austin, TX are 19.50% higher than in Dallas, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Austin, TX is 27.39% lower than in Dallas, TX
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 $ 15.00 $      +25.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 42.50 $ 50.00 $      +17.65 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $ 7.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $ 4.00 $      0.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.00 $ 6.00 $      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.92 $ 4.07 $      +3.86 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.79 $ 1.95 $      +9.00 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.25 $ 1.52 $      +21.56 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.41 $ 3.07 $      +27.14 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.85 $ 2.35 $      +27.26 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.52 $ 1.41 $      -7.18 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.89 $ 2.85 $      +50.66 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.79 $ 4.26 $      -10.93 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.77 $ 4.17 $      +50.72 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.87 $ 5.41 $      +11.13 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.40 $ 2.11 $      +50.68 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.55 $ 0.50 $      -8.84 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.28 $ 1.91 $      +49.43 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.22 $ 1.65 $      +34.62 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.76 $ 1.00 $      +31.60 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.03 $ 1.06 $      +3.28 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.28 $ 1.31 $      +1.96 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.71 $ 1.49 $      -13.04 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ 13.00 $      +8.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.85 $ 1.81 $      -2.29 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.96 $ 2.56 $      +31.10 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.50 $ 7.00 $      +7.69 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 1.25 $      -50.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 $ 41.25 $      -48.44 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.45 $ 3.62 $      +47.96 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $ 2.00 $      0.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 $ 28.00 $      +40.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.16 $ 2.15 $      -0.75 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,500.00 $ 22,000.00 $      +7.32 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 17,937.14 $ 21,149.62 $      +17.91 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 135.54 $ 145.08 $      +7.04 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $ 0.12 $      +14.41 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 52.44 $ 54.04 $      +3.05 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 31.54 $ 43.39 $      +37.60 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.73 $ 15.56 $      +22.28 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $ 11.00 $      +10.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 720.78 $ 937.50 $      +30.07 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,333.33 $ 16,400.00 $      -5.38 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.71 $ 43.48 $      +6.80 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.50 $ 37.12 $      -6.01 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 69.23 $ 75.81 $      +9.50 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 84.94 $ 96.65 $      +13.78 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,283.93 $ 1,593.60 $      +24.12 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 920.75 $ 1,074.03 $      +16.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,056.39 $ 2,742.39 $      +33.36 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,497.38 $ 1,835.19 $      +22.56 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 209.91 $ 322.28 $      +53.53 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 109.63 $ 173.16 $      +57.95 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,636.73 $ 3,941.34 $      -15.00 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate 4.00 3.83      -4.16 %
Last update: November 2017November 2017
Contributors:289297
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD