Cost of Living Comparison Between Fort Myers, FL and Arequipa 

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Consumer Prices in Arequipa are 44.29% lower than in Fort Myers, FL (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Arequipa are 54.09% lower than in Fort Myers, FL
Rent Prices in Arequipa are 73.19% lower than in Fort Myers, FL
Restaurant Prices in Arequipa are 67.19% lower than in Fort Myers, FL
Groceries Prices in Arequipa are 52.31% lower than in Fort Myers, FL
Local Purchasing Power in Arequipa is 66.75% lower than in Fort Myers, FL
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Restaurants
Fort Myers, FL Edit Arequipa Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 $
(43.66 S/.)
2.75 $
(10.00 S/.)
     -77.09 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 $
(200.10 S/.)
12.37 $
(45.00 S/.)
     -77.51 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(25.47 S/.)
4.40 $
(16.00 S/.)
     -37.17 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 $
(10.91 S/.)
2.20 $
(8.00 S/.)
     -26.70 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 $
(18.19 S/.)
3.30 $
(12.00 S/.)
     -34.03 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.92 $
(14.25 S/.)
2.08 $
(7.58 S/.)
     -46.78 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.65 $
(5.99 S/.)
0.57 $
(2.08 S/.)
     -65.24 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.52 $
(5.54 S/.)
0.37 $
(1.33 S/.)
     -75.95 %
Markets
Fort Myers, FL Edit Arequipa Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.36 $
(12.24 S/.)
5.20 $
(18.93 S/.)
     +54.68 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.92 $
(6.99 S/.)
1.00 $
(3.63 S/.)
     -48.05 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.25 $
(8.19 S/.)
0.58 $
(2.10 S/.)
     -74.37 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.90 $
(6.92 S/.)
1.66 $
(6.05 S/.)
     -12.63 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.12 $
(14.99 S/.)
3.14 $
(11.43 S/.)
     -23.74 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.66 $
(13.32 S/.)
2.06 $
(7.48 S/.)
     -43.82 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.90 $
(21.45 S/.)
2.84 $
(10.34 S/.)
     -51.79 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.20 $
(8.00 S/.)
0.62 $
(2.27 S/.)
     -71.66 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.59 $
(2.14 S/.)
0.33 $
(1.21 S/.)
     -43.33 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.88 $
(6.84 S/.)
0.42 $
(1.53 S/.)
     -77.62 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.21 $
(4.42 S/.)
0.42 $
(1.54 S/.)
     -65.10 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.56 $
(5.69 S/.)
0.27 $
(0.99 S/.)
     -82.61 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.67 $
(6.06 S/.)
0.25 $
(0.91 S/.)
     -85.02 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.95 $
(7.11 S/.)
0.65 $
(2.38 S/.)
     -66.58 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.72 $
(6.26 S/.)
0.76 $
(2.75 S/.)
     -56.05 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $
(36.38 S/.)
7.28 $
(26.50 S/.)
     -27.16 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.06 $
(7.51 S/.)
2.01 $
(7.30 S/.)
     -2.75 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.38 $
(12.28 S/.)
3.71 $
(13.50 S/.)
     +9.95 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 $
(25.47 S/.)
3.99 $
(14.50 S/.)
     -43.06 %
Transportation
Fort Myers, FL Edit Arequipa Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $
(5.46 S/.)
0.27 $
(1.00 S/.)
     -81.68 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 36.00 $
(130.97 S/.)
15.42 $
(56.09 S/.)
     -57.18 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.55 $
(9.28 S/.)
1.37 $
(5.00 S/.)
     -46.10 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.40 $
(8.73 S/.)
2.43 $
(8.85 S/.)
     +1.37 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(87.32 S/.)
4.12 $
(15.00 S/.)
     -82.82 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.31 $
(8.40 S/.)
3.83 $
(13.94 S/.)
     +65.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $
(80,039.34 S/.)
19,240.54 $
(70,000.00 S/.)
     -12.54 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,756.00 $
(71,875.33 S/.)
17,069.89 $
(62,102.87 S/.)
     -13.60 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Fort Myers, FL Edit Arequipa Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 123.97 $
(451.03 S/.)
37.91 $
(137.92 S/.)
     -69.42 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $
(0.55 S/.)
0.21 $
(0.75 S/.)
     +37.43 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 57.78 $
(210.21 S/.)
50.69 $
(184.40 S/.)
     -12.28 %
Sports And Leisure
Fort Myers, FL Edit Arequipa Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 25.87 $
(94.13 S/.)
45.35 $
(165.00 S/.)
     +75.29 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 4.17 $
(15.16 S/.)
17.87 $
(65.00 S/.)
     +328.79 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(43.66 S/.)
4.12 $
(15.00 S/.)
     -65.64 %
Childcare
Fort Myers, FL Edit Arequipa Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 705.00 $
(2,564.90 S/.)
219.20 $
(797.50 S/.)
     -68.91 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 26,000.00 $
(94,591.95 S/.)
3,042.75 $
(11,070.00 S/.)
     -88.30 %
Clothing And Shoes
Fort Myers, FL Edit Arequipa Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 35.33 $
(128.54 S/.)
41.00 $
(149.17 S/.)
     +16.04 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.11 $
(120.46 S/.)
28.17 $
(102.50 S/.)
     -14.91 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 63.75 $
(231.93 S/.)
71.46 $
(260.00 S/.)
     +12.10 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 84.33 $
(306.82 S/.)
63.22 $
(230.00 S/.)
     -25.04 %
Rent Per Month
Fort Myers, FL Edit Arequipa Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,177.78 $
(4,284.93 S/.)
261.12 $
(950.00 S/.)
     -77.83 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,007.92 $
(3,666.95 S/.)
183.24 $
(666.67 S/.)
     -81.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,724.83 $
(6,275.21 S/.)
641.35 $
(2,333.33 S/.)
     -62.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,607.62 $
(5,848.75 S/.)
389.39 $
(1,416.67 S/.)
     -75.78 %
Buy Apartment Price
Fort Myers, FL Edit Arequipa Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 265.33 $
(965.31 S/.)
102.14 $
(371.61 S/.)
     -61.50 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 125.39 $
(456.18 S/.)
94.48 $
(343.74 S/.)
     -24.65 %
Salaries And Financing
Fort Myers, FL Edit Arequipa Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,246.04 $
(11,809.58 S/.)
495.53 $
(1,802.80 S/.)
     -84.73 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.32 12.33      +185.25 %
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