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

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Consumer Prices in Denver, CO are 13.48% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Denver, CO are 23.14% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Rent Prices in Denver, CO are 41.69% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Restaurant Prices in Denver, CO are 14.07% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Groceries Prices in Denver, CO are 13.20% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Local Purchasing Power in Denver, CO is 0.16% lower than in Phoenix, AZ
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Restaurants Phoenix, AZ[ Edit ] Denver, CO[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 $ 15.00 $      +25.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $ 65.00 $      +8.33 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 $ 8.00 $      +6.67 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $ 6.00 $      +20.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.50 $ 7.00 $      +7.69 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.22 $ 4.56 $      +8.15 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.93 $ 1.99 $      +3.06 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.40 $ 1.60 $      +13.93 %
Markets Phoenix, AZ[ Edit ] Denver, CO[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.71 $ 3.24 $      +19.53 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.28 $ 2.62 $      +14.81 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.79 $ 1.62 $      -9.92 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.14 $ 2.53 $      +18.22 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.87 $ 7.29 $      +49.65 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.58 $ 4.00 $      +11.51 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.56 $ 5.68 $      +24.71 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.57 $ 1.83 $      +16.13 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $ 0.64 $      -11.07 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.20 $ 1.65 $      +38.01 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.69 $ 1.65 $      -2.32 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.91 $ 0.90 $      -1.15 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.88 $ 0.96 $      +10.07 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.36 $ 1.32 $      -2.94 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.72 $ 1.68 $      -2.61 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 15.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.80 $ 2.46 $      +36.41 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.86 $ 2.32 $      +24.55 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $ 7.00 $      -12.50 %
Transportation Phoenix, AZ[ Edit ] Denver, CO[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $ 3.00 $      +50.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.00 $ 120.00 $      +87.50 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.12 $ 2.50 $      -20.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.23 $ 2.60 $      +16.85 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.00 $ 22.50 $      -37.50 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.84 $ 2.51 $      -11.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,079.00 $ 23,000.00 $      -0.34 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,301.45 $ 21,911.95 $      +7.93 %
Utilities (Monthly) Phoenix, AZ[ Edit ] Denver, CO[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 171.23 $ 136.05 $      -20.54 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $ 0.22 $      +63.64 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 77.00 $ 64.05 $      -16.81 %
Sports And Leisure Phoenix, AZ[ Edit ] Denver, CO[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30.26 $ 47.03 $      +55.45 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.59 $ 14.56 $      -6.61 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 13.50 $      +12.50 %
Childcare Phoenix, AZ[ Edit ] Denver, CO[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 760.64 $ 1,164.57 $      +53.10 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,033.33 $ 13,961.29 $      -7.13 %
Clothing And Shoes Phoenix, AZ[ Edit ] Denver, CO[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 39.90 $ 50.19 $      +25.77 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.17 $ 36.52 $      +10.08 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.00 $ 80.47 $      +10.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 86.50 $ 108.81 $      +25.79 %
Rent Per Month Phoenix, AZ[ Edit ] Denver, CO[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,257.50 $ 1,645.03 $      +30.82 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 989.94 $ 1,311.03 $      +32.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,058.81 $ 3,016.94 $      +46.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,513.50 $ 2,273.14 $      +50.19 %
Buy Apartment Price Phoenix, AZ[ Edit ] Denver, CO[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 249.34 $ 442.96 $      +77.65 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 157.44 $ 264.25 $      +67.84 %
Salaries And Financing Phoenix, AZ[ Edit ] Denver, CO[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,595.04 $ 4,420.02 $      +22.95 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.01 3.86      -3.71 %
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