Cost of Living Comparison Between Miami, FL and Tampa, FL 

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Consumer Prices in Tampa, FL are 1.95% higher than in Miami, FL (without rent)
Rent Prices in Tampa, FL are 29.41% lower than in Miami, FL
Restaurant Prices in Tampa, FL are 5.68% lower than in Miami, FL
Groceries Prices in Tampa, FL are 15.04% higher than in Miami, FL
Local Purchasing Power in Tampa, FL is 34.81% higher than in Miami, FL
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Restaurants
Miami, FL[ Edit ] Tampa, FL[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 15.00 $      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 $ 60.00 $      -7.69 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $ 8.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 4.50 $      -25.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $ 6.00 $      -25.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.09 $ 3.93 $      -3.87 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.97 $ 1.95 $      -1.00 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.62 $ 1.54 $      -4.90 %
Markets
Miami, FL[ Edit ] Tampa, FL[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.70 $ 3.67 $      -0.83 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.59 $ 2.65 $      +2.29 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.28 $ 2.28 $      +0.13 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.68 $ 2.49 $      -7.23 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.43 $ 5.44 $      +0.29 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.57 $ 6.62 $      +44.91 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.22 $ 6.83 $      +9.96 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.38 $ 2.90 $      +21.97 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 $ 0.70 $      -1.00 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.70 $ 2.31 $      +35.25 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.06 $ 2.43 $      +18.28 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.08 $ 1.85 $      +70.99 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.05 $ 1.26 $      +20.97 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.02 $ 1.89 $      -6.26 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.83 $ 2.49 $      +35.58 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.36 $ 10.00 $      -3.47 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.73 $ 2.64 $      -3.30 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.62 $ 2.82 $      +7.51 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.50 $ 6.50 $      -13.33 %
Transportation
Miami, FL[ Edit ] Tampa, FL[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 2.00 $      -20.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 112.50 $ 65.00 $      -42.22 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 2.50 $      -16.67 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 3.00 $      0.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $ 50.00 $      +108.33 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.48 $ 2.34 $      -5.67 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $ 22,500.00 $      -2.17 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,625.09 $ 21,127.12 $      +2.43 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Miami, FL[ Edit ] Tampa, FL[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 148.98 $ 158.49 $      +6.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.19 $ 0.14 $      -29.66 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 64.75 $ 58.97 $      -8.93 %
Sports And Leisure
Miami, FL[ Edit ] Tampa, FL[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 51.45 $ 27.17 $      -47.18 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.19 $ 28.85 $      +78.22 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $ 12.07 $      -13.75 %
Childcare
Miami, FL[ Edit ] Tampa, FL[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 819.55 $ 859.93 $      +4.93 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,000.00 $ 10,247.00 $      -53.42 %
Clothing And Shoes
Miami, FL[ Edit ] Tampa, FL[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.73 $ 40.64 $      -14.86 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.20 $ 33.69 $      -14.05 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 83.88 $ 76.50 $      -8.80 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 101.65 $ 92.65 $      -8.86 %
Rent Per Month
Miami, FL[ Edit ] Tampa, FL[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,860.12 $ 1,493.54 $      -19.71 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,325.92 $ 1,059.08 $      -20.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,535.57 $ 2,287.29 $      -35.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,488.57 $ 1,661.99 $      -33.22 %
Buy Apartment Price
Miami, FL[ Edit ] Tampa, FL[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 422.23 $ 306.14 $      -27.49 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 249.26 $ 127.91 $      -48.69 %
Salaries And Financing
Miami, FL[ Edit ] Tampa, FL[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,274.17 $ 3,928.55 $      +19.99 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.06 4.15      +2.25 %
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