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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tampa, FL and Taichung 

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Consumer Prices in Taichung are 23.19% lower than in Tampa, FL
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Taichung are 38.25% lower than in Tampa, FL
Rent Prices in Taichung are 67.00% lower than in Tampa, FL
Restaurant Prices in Taichung are 57.08% lower than in Tampa, FL
Groceries Prices in Taichung are 13.99% lower than in Tampa, FL
Local Purchasing Power in Taichung is 49.86% lower than in Tampa, FL
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Restaurants Tampa, FL[ Edit ] Taichung[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.50 $
(409.07 NT$)
3.71 $
(112.50 NT$)
     -72.50 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $
(1,515.08 NT$)
23.10 $
(700.00 NT$)
     -53.80 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(242.41 NT$)
4.29 $
(130.00 NT$)
     -46.37 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $
(121.21 NT$)
1.90 $
(57.50 NT$)
     -52.56 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(181.81 NT$)
2.31 $
(70.00 NT$)
     -61.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.77 $
(114.11 NT$)
3.01 $
(91.25 NT$)
     -20.04 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.82 $
(55.25 NT$)
1.02 $
(30.88 NT$)
     -44.11 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.41 $
(42.68 NT$)
0.69 $
(20.78 NT$)
     -51.31 %
Markets Tampa, FL[ Edit ] Taichung[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.66 $
(110.85 NT$)
11.06 $
(335.01 NT$)
     +202.23 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.42 $
(73.19 NT$)
1.50 $
(45.36 NT$)
     -38.02 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.98 $
(59.90 NT$)
1.22 $
(37.04 NT$)
     -38.15 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.36 $
(71.41 NT$)
2.31 $
(70.05 NT$)
     -1.91 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.35 $
(162.24 NT$)
6.74 $
(204.12 NT$)
     +25.81 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.91 $
(148.92 NT$)
2.25 $
(68.04 NT$)
     -54.31 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.22 $
(188.38 NT$)
9.73 $
(294.84 NT$)
     +56.51 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.81 $
(85.03 NT$)
1.50 $
(45.36 NT$)
     -46.66 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.74 $
(22.40 NT$)
0.50 $
(15.12 NT$)
     -32.49 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.35 $
(40.86 NT$)
1.40 $
(42.34 NT$)
     +3.62 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.63 $
(79.69 NT$)
1.42 $
(43.09 NT$)
     -45.93 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.60 $
(48.40 NT$)
0.75 $
(22.68 NT$)
     -53.14 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.22 $
(36.97 NT$)
0.80 $
(24.19 NT$)
     -34.56 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.94 $
(58.84 NT$)
1.07 $
(32.50 NT$)
     -44.76 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.23 $
(67.67 NT$)
0.99 $
(30.00 NT$)
     -55.67 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $
(303.01 NT$)
16.50 $
(500.00 NT$)
     +65.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.88 $
(57.09 NT$)
1.41 $
(42.67 NT$)
     -25.26 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.81 $
(54.92 NT$)
2.33 $
(70.67 NT$)
     +28.67 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.38 $
(193.17 NT$)
4.04 $
(122.50 NT$)
     -36.59 %
Transportation Tampa, FL[ Edit ] Taichung[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $
(60.60 NT$)
0.66 $
(20.00 NT$)
     -67.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 $
(1,969.60 NT$)
20.63 $
(625.00 NT$)
     -68.27 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.35 $
(162.11 NT$)
2.81 $
(85.00 NT$)
     -47.57 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $
(83.33 NT$)
1.19 $
(36.21 NT$)
     -56.55 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 $
(606.03 NT$)
7.43 $
(225.00 NT$)
     -62.87 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.52 $
(76.49 NT$)
3.69 $
(111.96 NT$)
     +46.38 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $
(666,633.00 NT$)
29,701.50 $
(900,000.00 NT$)
     +35.01 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,678.12 $
(626,578.20 NT$)
28,876.46 $
(875,000.00 NT$)
     +39.65 %
Utilities (Monthly) Tampa, FL[ Edit ] Taichung[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 154.34 $
(4,676.72 NT$)
74.05 $
(2,243.75 NT$)
     -52.02 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $
(4.39 NT$)
0.15 $
(4.67 NT$)
     +6.21 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 55.83 $
(1,691.65 NT$)
31.10 $
(942.43 NT$)
     -44.29 %
Sports And Leisure Tampa, FL[ Edit ] Taichung[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 28.54 $
(864.73 NT$)
36.67 $
(1,111.29 NT$)
     +28.51 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.56 $
(592.83 NT$)
13.20 $
(400.00 NT$)
     -32.53 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.25 $
(371.19 NT$)
9.57 $
(290.00 NT$)
     -21.87 %
Childcare Tampa, FL[ Edit ] Taichung[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 818.58 $
(24,804.30 NT$)
544.53 $
(16,500.00 NT$)
     -33.48 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,247.00 $
(401,403.97 NT$)
14,850.75 $
(450,000.00 NT$)
     +12.11 %
Clothing And Shoes Tampa, FL[ Edit ] Taichung[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.35 $
(1,252.84 NT$)
67.08 $
(2,032.60 NT$)
     +62.24 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.12 $
(1,003.67 NT$)
39.04 $
(1,182.96 NT$)
     +17.86 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 74.41 $
(2,254.60 NT$)
83.72 $
(2,536.95 NT$)
     +12.52 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 91.65 $
(2,777.19 NT$)
99.00 $
(3,000.00 NT$)
     +8.02 %
Rent Per Month Tampa, FL[ Edit ] Taichung[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,431.75 $
(43,384.07 NT$)
387.93 $
(11,754.90 NT$)
     -72.91 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,014.33 $
(30,735.82 NT$)
283.74 $
(8,597.79 NT$)
     -72.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,278.35 $
(69,037.37 NT$)
854.74 $
(25,900.00 NT$)
     -62.48 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,654.39 $
(50,130.56 NT$)
578.53 $
(17,530.39 NT$)
     -65.03 %
Buy Apartment Price Tampa, FL[ Edit ] Taichung[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 266.56 $
(8,077.15 NT$)
521.56 $
(15,803.90 NT$)
     +95.66 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 131.50 $
(3,984.52 NT$)
401.25 $
(12,158.41 NT$)
     +205.14 %
Salaries And Financing Tampa, FL[ Edit ] Taichung[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,720.19 $
(112,727.41 NT$)
1,151.76 $
(34,900.00 NT$)
     -69.04 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.28 2.00      -53.10 %
Last update: March 2020March 2020
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Currency: USD