Cost of Living Comparison Between Phoenix, AZ and Minneapolis, MN 

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Consumer Prices in Minneapolis, MN are 19.25% higher than in Phoenix, AZ (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Minneapolis, MN are 16.79% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Rent Prices in Minneapolis, MN are 12.09% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Restaurant Prices in Minneapolis, MN are 11.22% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Groceries Prices in Minneapolis, MN are 28.61% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Local Purchasing Power in Minneapolis, MN is 0.19% lower than in Phoenix, AZ
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Restaurants
Phoenix, AZ Edit Minneapolis, MN Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.50 $ 17.88 $      +23.34 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $ 65.00 $      +8.33 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.25 $ 8.00 $      -3.03 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $ 6.00 $      +20.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ 6.88 $      -1.79 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.61 $ 4.49 $      -2.66 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.97 $ 1.84 $      -6.61 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.50 $ 1.51 $      +0.33 %
Markets
Phoenix, AZ Edit Minneapolis, MN Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.90 $ 3.07 $      +6.11 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.33 $ 2.88 $      +23.67 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.84 $ 2.56 $      +39.07 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.23 $ 2.01 $      -9.77 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.95 $ 4.49 $      -9.33 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.84 $ 5.71 $      +48.66 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.20 $ 6.27 $      +20.59 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.63 $ 2.73 $      +66.81 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.68 $ 0.81 $      +18.79 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.33 $ 3.16 $      +138.20 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.76 $ 1.92 $      +8.77 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.98 $ 1.24 $      +26.29 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.86 $ 1.38 $      +59.75 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.40 $ 1.60 $      +14.22 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.92 $ 2.00 $      +4.53 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 12.00 $      -20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.97 $ 2.19 $      +11.22 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 $ 3.03 $      +47.90 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.77 $ 10.00 $      +13.97 %
Transportation
Phoenix, AZ Edit Minneapolis, MN Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $ 2.50 $      +25.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.00 $ 90.00 $      +40.63 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 4.62 $      +54.17 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.25 $ 2.50 $      +11.11 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.00 $ 30.00 $      -16.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.76 $ 2.34 $      -14.98 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,195.00 $ 23,000.00 $      -0.84 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,638.07 $ 21,997.91 $      +1.66 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Phoenix, AZ Edit Minneapolis, MN Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 178.24 $ 153.43 $      -13.92 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $ 0.25 $      +81.82 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 74.53 $ 62.01 $      -16.80 %
Sports And Leisure
Phoenix, AZ Edit Minneapolis, MN Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30.22 $ 62.36 $      +106.34 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.71 $ 17.67 $      -18.64 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $ 10.75 $      -2.27 %
Childcare
Phoenix, AZ Edit Minneapolis, MN Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 927.38 $ 1,356.67 $      +46.29 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,700.00 $ 18,683.33 $      +11.88 %
Clothing And Shoes
Phoenix, AZ Edit Minneapolis, MN Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.56 $ 43.52 $      -0.09 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.35 $ 37.92 $      +17.21 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.36 $ 81.83 $      +11.55 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 85.33 $ 97.32 $      +14.04 %
Rent Per Month
Phoenix, AZ Edit Minneapolis, MN Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,303.93 $ 1,496.12 $      +14.74 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,022.99 $ 1,134.50 $      +10.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,197.58 $ 2,481.25 $      +12.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,645.64 $ 1,804.32 $      +9.64 %
Buy Apartment Price
Phoenix, AZ Edit Minneapolis, MN Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 343.26 $ 428.77 $      +24.91 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 200.14 $ 183.93 $      -8.10 %
Salaries And Financing
Phoenix, AZ Edit Minneapolis, MN Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,759.96 $ 4,382.97 $      +16.57 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.69 3.69      +0.19 %
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