Cost of Living Comparison Between Fort Lauderdale, FL and Fort Myers, FL 

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Rent Prices in Fort Myers, FL are 30.46% lower than in Fort Lauderdale, FL
Restaurant Prices in Fort Myers, FL are 11.38% lower than in Fort Lauderdale, FL
Groceries Prices in Fort Myers, FL are 3.98% lower than in Fort Lauderdale, FL
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Restaurants
Fort Lauderdale, FL Edit Fort Myers, FL Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $ 13.00 $      -35.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $ 87.50 $      +9.38 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $ 8.00 $      +14.29 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 $ 5.00 $      +11.11 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ 5.75 $      -17.86 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.50 $ 4.04 $      -10.32 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.95 $ 1.91 $      -1.79 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.50 $ 1.67 $      +11.17 %
Markets
Fort Lauderdale, FL Edit Fort Myers, FL Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.05 $ 3.95 $      -2.40 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.89 $ 2.54 $      -12.00 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.94 $ 1.93 $      -0.17 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.53 $ 1.84 $      -27.37 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.61 $ 4.27 $      -7.48 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.73 $ 5.22 $      +10.40 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.21 $ 6.85 $      -16.51 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.80 $ 2.34 $      +30.10 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.81 $ 0.81 $      +0.37 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.12 $ 2.17 $      +2.24 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.14 $ 1.46 $      -31.93 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.27 $ 1.29 $      +2.00 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.32 $ 1.34 $      +1.15 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.82 $ 2.05 $      +13.06 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.88 $ 1.61 $      -14.73 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.50 $ 11.50 $      +9.52 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.29 $ 2.66 $      -37.89 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.42 $ 3.81 $      +11.59 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 $ 7.00 $      0.00 %
Transportation
Fort Lauderdale, FL Edit Fort Myers, FL Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 2.12 $      -15.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 60.00 $ 30.00 $      -50.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.60 $ 3.25 $      +25.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.40 $ 2.30 $      -4.17 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $ ?     
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.74 $ 3.97 $      +6.05 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,195.00 $ 21,845.00 $      -5.82 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,262.50 $ 30,666.67 $      +51.35 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Fort Lauderdale, FL Edit Fort Myers, FL Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 117.89 $ 192.38 $      +63.19 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.22 $ 0.12 $      -44.62 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 66.00 $ 72.14 $      +9.31 %
Sports And Leisure
Fort Lauderdale, FL Edit Fort Myers, FL Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.97 $ 32.00 $      -13.44 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.50 $ 3.75 $      -78.57 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 12.00 $      0.00 %
Childcare
Fort Lauderdale, FL Edit Fort Myers, FL Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 986.67 $ 608.33 $      -38.34 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 26,000.00 $ 15,000.00 $      -42.31 %
Clothing And Shoes
Fort Lauderdale, FL Edit Fort Myers, FL Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 38.86 $ 36.14 $      -6.99 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.29 $ 51.00 $      +68.40 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.12 $ 71.88 $      +1.05 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 95.62 $ 78.29 $      -18.13 %
Rent Per Month
Fort Lauderdale, FL Edit Fort Myers, FL Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,016.23 $ 1,474.88 $      -26.85 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,573.08 $ 1,091.67 $      -30.60 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,666.67 $ 2,400.00 $      -34.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,858.33 $ 2,066.67 $      -27.70 %
Buy Apartment Price
Fort Lauderdale, FL Edit Fort Myers, FL Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 745.67 $ 280.40 $      -62.40 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 220.13 $ 137.17 $      -37.69 %
Salaries And Financing
Fort Lauderdale, FL Edit Fort Myers, FL Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,222.92 $ 3,246.63 $      -23.12 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.98 5.14      +29.28 %
Last update: May 2022May 2022
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