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Cost of Living Comparison Between Huntsville, AL and Penang 

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Consumer Prices in Penang are 45.81% lower than in Huntsville, AL
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Penang are 52.11% lower than in Huntsville, AL
Rent Prices in Penang are 68.11% lower than in Huntsville, AL
Restaurant Prices in Penang are 69.21% lower than in Huntsville, AL
Groceries Prices in Penang are 44.47% lower than in Huntsville, AL
Local Purchasing Power in Penang is 46.79% lower than in Huntsville, AL
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  Huntsville, ALPenangDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.45 $
(56.26 RM)
2.39 $
(10.00 RM)
     -82.23 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 39.50 $
(165.29 RM)
10.75 $
(45.00 RM)
     -72.77 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.97 $
(29.19 RM)
3.23 $
(13.50 RM)
     -53.75 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $
(16.74 RM)
2.63 $
(11.00 RM)
     -34.28 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 $
(20.92 RM)
3.23 $
(13.50 RM)
     -35.48 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.03 $
(16.87 RM)
2.07 $
(8.67 RM)
     -48.62 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 $
(7.25 RM)
0.48 $
(2.00 RM)
     -72.43 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.50 $
(6.26 RM)
0.28 $
(1.17 RM)
     -81.35 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.07 $
(12.85 RM)
4.98 $
(20.82 RM)
     +61.97 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.25 $
(9.39 RM)
0.68 $
(2.86 RM)
     -69.51 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.00 $
(8.37 RM)
0.28 $
(1.18 RM)
     -85.91 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.83 $
(7.67 RM)
1.10 $
(4.60 RM)
     -40.04 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.95 $
(16.51 RM)
4.88 $
(20.41 RM)
     +23.65 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.84 $
(16.08 RM)
1.44 $
(6.02 RM)
     -62.57 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.00 $
(20.92 RM)
2.60 $
(10.89 RM)
     -47.97 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.96 $
(8.22 RM)
1.08 $
(4.54 RM)
     -44.79 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.68 $
(2.84 RM)
0.45 $
(1.87 RM)
     -34.21 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.77 $
(7.42 RM)
1.07 $
(4.49 RM)
     -39.48 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.60 $
(6.70 RM)
0.43 $
(1.81 RM)
     -72.90 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.39 $
(5.82 RM)
0.30 $
(1.27 RM)
     -78.19 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.22 $
(5.12 RM)
0.38 $
(1.59 RM)
     -69.00 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.05 $
(4.40 RM)
0.74 $
(3.10 RM)
     -29.59 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.62 $
(6.77 RM)
0.48 $
(2.00 RM)
     -70.46 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.75 $
(61.72 RM)
10.75 $
(45.00 RM)
     -27.09 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.75 $
(7.32 RM)
1.35 $
(5.64 RM)
     -22.94 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.70 $
(11.30 RM)
1.91 $
(8.00 RM)
     -29.19 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.12 $
(21.42 RM)
4.06 $
(17.00 RM)
     -20.65 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.00 $
(4.18 RM)
0.48 $
(2.00 RM)
     -52.20 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 20.00 $
(83.69 RM)
16.13 $
(67.50 RM)
     -19.35 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(12.55 RM)
0.72 $
(3.00 RM)
     -76.10 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(14.65 RM)
0.69 $
(2.90 RM)
     -80.22 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 23.00 $
(96.24 RM)
7.17 $
(30.00 RM)
     -68.83 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.47 $
(10.32 RM)
1.95 $
(8.16 RM)
     -20.94 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,524.50 $
(94,253.77 RM)
35,819.81 $
(149,888.00 RM)
     +59.03 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,168.82 $
(88,580.92 RM)
28,199.31 $
(118,000.00 RM)
     +33.21 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 173.56 $
(726.26 RM)
30.64 $
(128.20 RM)
     -82.35 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 $
(0.70 RM)
0.05 $
(0.20 RM)
     -71.32 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 61.67 $
(258.04 RM)
33.21 $
(138.95 RM)
     -46.15 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27.18 $
(113.74 RM)
35.85 $
(150.00 RM)
     +31.88 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.00 $
(46.03 RM)
1.83 $
(7.67 RM)
     -83.34 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.50 $
(43.94 RM)
3.47 $
(14.50 RM)
     -67.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 650.00 $
(2,719.93 RM)
143.39 $
(600.00 RM)
     -77.94 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,166.67 $
(59,280.42 RM)
5,257.50 $
(22,000.00 RM)
     -62.89 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 42.64 $
(178.43 RM)
45.41 $
(190.00 RM)
     +6.49 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.83 $
(154.13 RM)
22.69 $
(94.95 RM)
     -38.40 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.08 $
(305.79 RM)
55.68 $
(233.00 RM)
     -23.80 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 100.22 $
(419.36 RM)
47.80 $
(200.00 RM)
     -52.31 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 879.00 $
(3,678.18 RM)
259.38 $
(1,085.38 RM)
     -70.49 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 668.18 $
(2,796.01 RM)
181.22 $
(758.33 RM)
     -72.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,572.22 $
(6,578.96 RM)
543.66 $
(2,274.94 RM)
     -65.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,062.50 $
(4,446.03 RM)
349.27 $
(1,461.54 RM)
     -67.13 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 115.26 $
(482.29 RM)
157.08 $
(657.30 RM)
     +36.29 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 85.00 $
(355.68 RM)
108.23 $
(452.88 RM)
     +27.33 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,267.48 $
(13,672.76 RM)
832.52 $
(3,483.70 RM)
     -74.52 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.31 4.50      +4.35 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:6781
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD