Cost of Living Comparison Between Durham, NC and Venice 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Venice are 0.4% lower than in Durham, NC (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Venice are 15.4% lower than in Durham, NC
Rent Prices in Venice are 42.0% lower than in Durham, NC
Restaurant Prices in Venice are 8.9% higher than in Durham, NC
Groceries Prices in Venice are 22.3% lower than in Durham, NC
Local Purchasing Power in Venice is 64.6% lower than in Durham, NC
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Restaurants
Durham, NC Edit Venice Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(13.92 €)
18.32 $
(17.00 €)
     +22.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 66.25 $
(61.48 €)
78.13 $
(72.50 €)
     +17.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(7.42 €)
9.16 $
(8.50 €)
     +14.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.75 $
(3.48 €)
4.85 $
(4.50 €)
     +29.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(6.50 €)
5.12 $
(4.75 €)
     -26.9 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.45 $
(4.13 €)
1.87 $
(1.73 €)
     -58.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.06 $
(1.91 €)
3.35 $
(3.11 €)
     +62.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.42 $
(1.31 €)
1.36 $
(1.26 €)
     -4.2 %
Markets
Durham, NC Edit Venice Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.33 $
(3.09 €)
4.41 $
(4.09 €)
     +32.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.75 $
(2.55 €)
2.58 $
(2.39 €)
     -6.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.89 $
(1.75 €)
0.86 $
(0.79 €)
     -54.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.43 $
(2.25 €)
3.13 $
(2.90 €)
     +28.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.40 $
(5.94 €)
6.83 $
(6.34 €)
     +6.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.25 $
(5.80 €)
4.64 $
(4.31 €)
     -25.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.33 $
(6.80 €)
7.58 $
(7.03 €)
     +3.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.07 $
(1.92 €)
1.04 $
(0.96 €)
     -49.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.54 $
(0.50 €)
0.86 $
(0.80 €)
     +59.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.64 $
(1.52 €)
1.06 $
(0.98 €)
     -35.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.55 $
(2.36 €)
1.91 $
(1.77 €)
     -25.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.03 $
(0.96 €)
0.52 $
(0.48 €)
     -49.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.33 $
(1.23 €)
0.90 $
(0.83 €)
     -32.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.00 $
(1.86 €)
0.86 $
(0.80 €)
     -56.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.91 $
(1.77 €)
0.37 $
(0.35 €)
     -80.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 $
(12.99 €)
5.93 $
(5.50 €)
     -57.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.62 $
(2.43 €)
2.16 $
(2.00 €)
     -17.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 $
(4.18 €)
1.19 $
(1.10 €)
     -73.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.49 $
(6.95 €)
6.09 $
(5.65 €)
     -18.7 %
Transportation
Durham, NC Edit Venice Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $
(1.86 €)
1.62 $
(1.50 €)
     -19.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 36.00 $
(33.41 €)
39.87 $
(37.00 €)
     +10.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.60 $
(3.34 €)
3.45 $
(3.20 €)
     -4.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.25 $
(2.09 €)
2.74 $
(2.54 €)
     +21.8 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15.00 $
(13.92 €)
34.27 $
(31.80 €)
     +128.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.17 $
(2.94 €)
8.19 $
(7.60 €)
     +158.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 $
(22,270.80 €)
26,788.08 $
(24,858.00 €)
     +11.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,206.25 $
(21,534.24 €)
29,782.50 $
(27,636.67 €)
     +28.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Durham, NC Edit Venice Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 135.87 $
(126.08 €)
290.96 $
(270.00 €)
     +114.1 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.05 $
(0.05 €)
0.06 $
(0.06 €)
     +29.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.00 $
(60.32 €)
28.96 $
(26.88 €)
     -55.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Durham, NC Edit Venice Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.17 $
(36.34 €)
64.66 $
(60.00 €)
     +65.1 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.00 $
(18.56 €)
22.27 $
(20.67 €)
     +11.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(11.14 €)
7.81 $
(7.25 €)
     -34.9 %
Childcare
Durham, NC Edit Venice Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,582.00 $
(1,468.02 €)
484.94 $
(450.00 €)
     -69.3 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,000.00 $
(3,711.80 €)
4,095.05 $
(3,800.00 €)
     +2.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Durham, NC Edit Venice Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 55.21 $
(51.24 €)
71.84 $
(66.67 €)
     +30.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.17 $
(31.70 €)
47.15 $
(43.75 €)
     +38.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 83.75 $
(77.72 €)
116.39 $
(108.00 €)
     +39.0 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 128.75 $
(119.47 €)
142.79 $
(132.50 €)
     +10.9 %
Rent Per Month
Durham, NC Edit Venice Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,550.00 $
(1,438.32 €)
713.94 $
(662.50 €)
     -53.9 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,366.67 $
(1,268.20 €)
646.59 $
(600.00 €)
     -52.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,379.75 $
(2,208.29 €)
1,616.47 $
(1,500.00 €)
     -32.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,937.50 $
(1,797.90 €)
1,257.25 $
(1,166.67 €)
     -35.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Durham, NC Edit Venice Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 322.00 $
(298.80 €)
424.87 $
(394.25 €)
     +31.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 162.33 $
(150.64 €)
239.03 $
(221.80 €)
     +47.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Durham, NC Edit Venice Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,575.00 $
(5,173.32 €)
1,670.35 $
(1,550.00 €)
     -70.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.79 1.40      -70.8 %
Last update: March 2023December 2022
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