Cost of Living Comparison Between Detroit, MI and Las Vegas, NV 

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Consumer Prices in Las Vegas, NV are 1.1% lower than in Detroit, MI (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Las Vegas, NV are 0.9% higher than in Detroit, MI
Rent Prices in Las Vegas, NV are 4.9% higher than in Detroit, MI
Restaurant Prices in Las Vegas, NV are 17.5% higher than in Detroit, MI
Groceries Prices in Las Vegas, NV are 12.2% lower than in Detroit, MI
Local Purchasing Power in Las Vegas, NV is 3.3% lower than in Detroit, MI
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Restaurants
Detroit, MI Edit Las Vegas, NV Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.50 $ 20.00 $      +29.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $ 75.00 $      +7.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.93 $ 13.00 $      +30.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.50 $ 5.00 $      -9.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ 7.75 $      +10.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.75 $ 5.55 $      +16.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.11 $ 2.43 $      +15.1 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.88 $ 2.08 $      +10.5 %
Markets
Detroit, MI Edit Las Vegas, NV Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.48 $ 3.94 $      +13.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.70 $ 3.52 $      +30.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.58 $ 2.42 $      -6.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.25 $ 3.40 $      +4.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.50 $ 5.68 $      +3.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.83 $ 4.75 $      -18.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 10.50 $ 7.03 $      -33.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.84 $ 2.15 $      +16.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.62 $ 0.67 $      +7.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.30 $ 1.42 $      -38.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.08 $ 1.50 $      -27.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.69 $ 1.05 $      -37.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.27 $ 1.01 $      -20.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.62 $ 1.84 $      -29.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.50 $ 1.98 $      -20.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $ 15.00 $      +50.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.86 $ 1.73 $      -6.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.50 $ 3.27 $      +30.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 $ 9.25 $      +2.8 %
Transportation
Detroit, MI Edit Las Vegas, NV Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $ 3.00 $      +50.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 66.00 $ 65.00 $      -1.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $ 5.20 $      +108.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.25 $ 3.50 $      +55.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 48.00 $ 32.20 $      -32.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.50 $ 4.19 $      +20.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,699.74 $ 36,457.52 $      +2.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,119.94 $ 26,296.81 $      +9.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Detroit, MI Edit Las Vegas, NV Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 261.35 $ 202.22 $      -22.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 51.00 $ 67.79 $      +32.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 66.14 $ 77.61 $      +17.3 %
Sports And Leisure
Detroit, MI Edit Las Vegas, NV Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 28.33 $ 25.00 $      -11.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 29.00 $ 17.50 $      -39.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $ 13.00 $      +18.1 %
Childcare
Detroit, MI Edit Las Vegas, NV Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,294.79 $ 887.50 $      -31.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,800.00 $ 9,000.00 $      -46.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Detroit, MI Edit Las Vegas, NV Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 42.33 $ 48.39 $      +14.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.00 $ 44.86 $      +49.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 85.00 $ 79.00 $      -7.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 95.00 $ 100.63 $      +5.9 %
Rent Per Month
Detroit, MI Edit Las Vegas, NV Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,414.29 $ 1,493.17 $      +5.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,026.33 $ 1,402.30 $      +36.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,333.33 $ 2,657.10 $      -20.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,658.33 $ 2,241.04 $      +35.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Detroit, MI Edit Las Vegas, NV Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 99.17 $ 274.34 $      +176.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 90.83 $ 225.39 $      +148.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Detroit, MI Edit Las Vegas, NV Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,179.94 $ 4,075.13 $      -2.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.46 6.60      +2.2 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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