Cost of Living Comparison Between Dallas, TX and Miami, FL 

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Consumer Prices in Miami, FL are 16.57% higher than in Dallas, TX (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Miami, FL are 20.85% higher than in Dallas, TX
Rent Prices in Miami, FL are 27.50% higher than in Dallas, TX
Restaurant Prices in Miami, FL are 11.13% higher than in Dallas, TX
Groceries Prices in Miami, FL are 23.78% higher than in Dallas, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Miami, FL is 45.70% lower than in Dallas, TX
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Restaurants
Dallas, TX Edit Miami, FL Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 15.00 $      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 62.50 $ 80.00 $      +28.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $ 8.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $ 6.00 $      +20.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ 8.00 $      +14.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.42 $ 4.52 $      +2.27 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.08 $ 1.97 $      -5.55 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.47 $ 1.60 $      +8.78 %
Markets
Dallas, TX Edit Miami, FL Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.16 $ 3.84 $      +21.72 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.51 $ 2.80 $      +11.32 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.64 $ 2.27 $      +37.74 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.03 $ 2.79 $      +37.21 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.82 $ 5.53 $      +44.88 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.80 $ 4.68 $      +23.24 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.02 $ 6.64 $      +10.34 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.58 $ 2.46 $      +55.80 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.79 $ 0.73 $      -8.27 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.30 $ 1.87 $      +44.31 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.34 $ 2.15 $      +60.46 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.11 $ 1.15 $      +3.16 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.01 $ 1.04 $      +3.31 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.32 $ 1.91 $      +44.35 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.75 $ 1.87 $      +7.19 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.99 $ 12.00 $      +9.14 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.94 $ 2.65 $      -9.89 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.72 $ 2.71 $      -0.44 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.56 $ 7.99 $      +5.69 %
Transportation
Dallas, TX Edit Miami, FL Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 $ 2.50 $      -16.67 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 96.00 $ 112.50 $      +17.19 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.60 $ 3.00 $      +15.38 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.80 $ 2.60 $      +44.44 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.00 $ 24.00 $      +14.29 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.22 $ 2.61 $      +17.86 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,750.00 $ 23,000.00 $      +1.10 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,476.25 $ 21,420.27 $      +4.61 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Dallas, TX Edit Miami, FL Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 160.66 $ 142.35 $      -11.40 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $ 0.19 $      +20.83 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 60.81 $ 66.91 $      +10.03 %
Sports And Leisure
Dallas, TX Edit Miami, FL Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.99 $ 53.89 $      +28.35 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6.87 $ 15.42 $      +124.49 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 14.50 $      +20.83 %
Childcare
Dallas, TX Edit Miami, FL Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,049.64 $ 880.59 $      -16.11 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,813.88 $ 20,222.22 $      +36.51 %
Clothing And Shoes
Dallas, TX Edit Miami, FL Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.67 $ 47.33 $      -0.71 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.50 $ 37.09 $      -14.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.02 $ 85.59 $      +11.12 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 96.18 $ 108.11 $      +12.40 %
Rent Per Month
Dallas, TX Edit Miami, FL Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,513.39 $ 1,948.78 $      +28.77 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,120.90 $ 1,378.76 $      +23.00 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,046.15 $ 3,670.00 $      +20.48 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,835.71 $ 2,585.77 $      +40.86 %
Buy Apartment Price
Dallas, TX Edit Miami, FL Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 295.89 $ 475.51 $      +60.70 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 161.73 $ 264.45 $      +63.51 %
Salaries And Financing
Dallas, TX Edit Miami, FL Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,169.91 $ 3,392.64 $      -34.38 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.77 3.86      +2.22 %
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