Cost of Living Comparison Between Fayetteville, NC and Alexandria, VA 

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Restaurant Prices in Alexandria, VA are 50.7% higher than in Fayetteville, NC
Groceries Prices in Alexandria, VA are 37.8% higher than in Fayetteville, NC
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Restaurants
Fayetteville, NC Edit Alexandria, VA Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 $ 25.00 $      +78.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 57.50 $ 80.00 $      +39.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 $ 12.00 $      +33.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $ 7.00 $      +75.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.50 $ 7.00 $      +27.3 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.64 $ 5.44 $      +17.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.23 $ 2.48 $      +11.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.46 $ 2.27 $      +54.7 %
Markets
Fayetteville, NC Edit Alexandria, VA Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.76 $ 3.50 $      -6.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.54 $ 2.58 $      +1.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.58 $ 1.75 $      +10.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.46 $ 4.21 $      +70.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.17 $ 6.55 $      +106.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.47 $ 5.60 $      +2.4 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.84 $ 8.09 $      +67.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.33 $ 2.39 $      +2.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.87 $ 0.96 $      +11.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.25 $ 2.32 $      +85.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.31 $ 2.77 $      +111.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 $ 1.65 $      +37.6 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.79 $ 1.50 $      +89.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.00 $ 2.48 $      +23.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.75 $ 2.55 $      +46.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ 16.00 $      +33.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.73 $ 2.28 $      +31.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.93 $ 4.21 $      +43.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 $ 8.00 $      +14.3 %
Transportation
Fayetteville, NC Edit Alexandria, VA Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) ? 2.50 $     
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) ? 57.50 $     
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $ 2.50 $      +25.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $ 2.50 $      0.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 $ 22.50 $      +25.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.05 $ 3.42 $      +12.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 34,689.37 $ 30,981.99 $      -10.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,108.88 $ 26,275.78 $      +9.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Fayetteville, NC Edit Alexandria, VA Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 189.06 $ 171.50 $      -9.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 43.00 $ 51.50 $      +19.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.49 $ 70.00 $      +47.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Fayetteville, NC Edit Alexandria, VA Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30.00 $ 48.33 $      +61.1 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ? ?     
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 15.00 $      +25.0 %
Childcare
Fayetteville, NC Edit Alexandria, VA Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,200.00 $ 1,216.67 $      +1.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 30,000.00 $ 30,776.00 $      +2.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Fayetteville, NC Edit Alexandria, VA Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 53.33 $ 40.12 $      -24.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) ? 40.00 $     
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 97.50 $ 111.67 $      +14.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 86.67 $ 126.33 $      +45.8 %
Rent Per Month
Fayetteville, NC Edit Alexandria, VA Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,500.00 $ 2,450.00 $      +63.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre ? 2,012.50 $     
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,766.67 $ 3,550.00 $      +100.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,650.00 $ 2,850.00 $      +72.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
Fayetteville, NC Edit Alexandria, VA Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 154.96 $ 310.01 $      +100.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 154.96 $ 310.01 $      +100.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Fayetteville, NC Edit Alexandria, VA Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,200.47 $ 6,416.92 $      +100.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.53 6.63      +1.5 %
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