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Cost of Living Comparison Between Phoenix, AZ and Denver, CO 

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Consumer Prices in Denver, CO are 8.89% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Denver, CO are 21.45% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Rent Prices in Denver, CO are 47.58% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Restaurant Prices in Denver, CO are 11.52% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Groceries Prices in Denver, CO are 6.14% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Local Purchasing Power in Denver, CO is 0.83% lower than in Phoenix, AZ
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  Phoenix, AZDenver, CODifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 $ 15.00 $      +25.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $ 60.00 $      0.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 $ 7.75 $      +3.33 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $ 5.00 $      +25.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 $ 6.00 $      +20.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.19 $ 4.39 $      +4.89 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.67 $ 1.88 $      +13.18 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.21 $ 1.54 $      +27.35 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.13 $ 3.05 $      +43.21 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.11 $ 2.87 $      +36.21 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.16 $ 1.51 $      -29.98 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.06 $ 2.78 $      +34.79 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.73 $ 5.00 $      +5.68 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.37 $ 3.57 $      -18.23 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.27 $ 5.34 $      +1.37 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.34 $ 2.10 $      +56.72 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 $ 0.71 $      -1.84 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.45 $ 1.91 $      +31.28 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.54 $ 1.57 $      +2.12 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.01 $ 0.92 $      -8.62 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.98 $ 1.00 $      +2.52 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.37 $ 1.40 $      +1.92 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.84 $ 1.91 $      +3.76 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 11.00 $ 13.00 $      +18.18 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.75 $ 1.72 $      -1.19 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.26 $ 2.50 $      +10.53 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.50 $ 6.03 $      -19.60 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $ 3.00 $      +50.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.00 $ 114.00 $      +78.12 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $ 2.50 $      -23.08 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $ 2.75 $      +25.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.00 $ 22.50 $      -37.50 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.89 $ 2.54 $      -11.92 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,830.00 $ 22,000.00 $      +0.78 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,386.82 $ 20,433.22 $      +0.23 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 169.50 $ 132.81 $      -21.65 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 $ 0.22 $      +96.97 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.81 $ 55.43 $      -24.90 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.28 $ 41.31 $      +41.11 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 7.58 $ 8.30 $      +9.45 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $ 12.00 $      +9.09 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 742.98 $ 1,084.17 $      +45.92 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,440.00 $ 16,787.20 $      +16.25 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.51 $ 43.27 $      +6.80 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.73 $ 33.70 $      -2.96 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.93 $ 76.50 $      -1.84 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 91.93 $ 97.48 $      +6.04 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,214.47 $ 1,678.34 $      +38.20 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 885.69 $ 1,288.80 $      +45.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,779.62 $ 2,700.79 $      +51.76 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,430.27 $ 2,168.64 $      +51.63 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 212.96 $ 401.42 $      +88.50 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 140.49 $ 266.70 $      +89.83 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,409.89 $ 4,107.01 $      +20.44 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.20 4.38      +4.44 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:238251
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD