Cost of Living Comparison Between Miami, FL and San Francisco, CA 

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Consumer Prices in San Francisco, CA are 20.31% higher than in Miami, FL (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 24.79% higher than in Miami, FL
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 30.37% higher than in Miami, FL
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 7.17% higher than in Miami, FL
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 23.76% higher than in Miami, FL
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 21.39% higher than in Miami, FL
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Restaurants
Miami, FL Edit San Francisco, CA Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $ 22.00 $      +10.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $ 100.00 $      0.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 $ 12.00 $      +20.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 7.00 $      +16.67 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $ 8.00 $      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.59 $ 5.21 $      +13.53 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.19 $ 2.84 $      +29.62 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.03 $ 2.35 $      +15.59 %
Markets
Miami, FL Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.34 $ 5.89 $      +35.61 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.88 $ 4.22 $      +46.65 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.49 $ 2.26 $      -9.30 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.92 $ 5.09 $      +29.97 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.48 $ 8.60 $      +56.97 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.28 $ 7.39 $      +1.62 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.73 $ 8.49 $      +26.13 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.05 $ 2.99 $      -2.00 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.87 $ 1.54 $      +75.89 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.20 $ 2.43 $      +10.36 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.29 $ 2.98 $      +29.91 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.51 $ 1.91 $      +26.58 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.44 $ 1.69 $      +17.48 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.92 $ 2.58 $      +34.29 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.95 $ 2.39 $      +22.15 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ 15.00 $      +25.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.39 $ 2.89 $      +20.79 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.87 $ 3.74 $      +30.15 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $ 12.00 $      +50.00 %
Transportation
Miami, FL Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 2.85 $      +14.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 111.00 $ 88.50 $      -20.27 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 4.00 $      +14.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $ 3.13 $      +25.36 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $ 33.00 $      +37.50 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.12 $ 6.17 $      +49.65 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $ 27,827.00 $      +11.31 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,272.73 $ 25,262.38 $      +4.08 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Miami, FL Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 156.11 $ 246.18 $      +57.69 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 $ 0.18 $      -13.22 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.69 $ 67.62 $      +7.87 %
Sports And Leisure
Miami, FL Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 48.32 $ 105.11 $      +117.55 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.50 $ 18.28 $      +4.48 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $ 17.00 $      +13.33 %
Childcare
Miami, FL Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,000.00 $ 2,450.00 $      +145.00 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,125.00 $ 33,071.00 $      +93.12 %
Clothing And Shoes
Miami, FL Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.71 $ 62.84 $      +31.72 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.36 $ 46.39 $      +14.92 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.44 $ 85.36 $      +7.45 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 105.77 $ 121.79 $      +15.15 %
Rent Per Month
Miami, FL Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,604.55 $ 3,262.80 $      +25.27 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,910.42 $ 2,601.75 $      +36.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,620.37 $ 5,736.91 $      +24.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,175.00 $ 4,447.57 $      +40.08 %
Buy Apartment Price
Miami, FL Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 605.40 $ 1,062.35 $      +75.48 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 276.25 $ 943.10 $      +241.40 %
Salaries And Financing
Miami, FL Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,234.16 $ 6,413.88 $      +51.48 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.33 4.95      -7.08 %
Last update: December 2022December 2022
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