Cost of Living Comparison Between Minneapolis, MN and Phoenix, AZ 

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Consumer Prices in Phoenix, AZ are 15.94% lower than in Minneapolis, MN (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Phoenix, AZ are 14.87% lower than in Minneapolis, MN
Rent Prices in Phoenix, AZ are 12.70% lower than in Minneapolis, MN
Restaurant Prices in Phoenix, AZ are 9.19% lower than in Minneapolis, MN
Groceries Prices in Phoenix, AZ are 22.15% lower than in Minneapolis, MN
Local Purchasing Power in Phoenix, AZ is 2.08% higher than in Minneapolis, MN
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Restaurants
Minneapolis, MN Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.88 $ 15.00 $      -16.13 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 $ 60.00 $      -7.69 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.95 $ 8.00 $      +0.63 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 5.00 $      -16.67 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.75 $ 7.00 $      +3.70 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.49 $ 4.59 $      +2.32 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.82 $ 1.90 $      +4.66 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.51 $ 1.44 $      -4.44 %
Markets
Minneapolis, MN Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.10 $ 2.86 $      -7.77 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.79 $ 2.30 $      -17.56 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.51 $ 1.84 $      -26.48 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.96 $ 2.22 $      +12.93 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.49 $ 5.15 $      +14.81 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.71 $ 3.84 $      -32.73 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.34 $ 5.14 $      -18.82 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.73 $ 1.62 $      -40.61 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.81 $ 0.70 $      -12.89 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.16 $ 1.36 $      -56.83 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.92 $ 1.74 $      -9.27 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.24 $ 0.97 $      -22.03 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 $ 0.84 $      -38.73 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.60 $ 1.39 $      -13.48 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.00 $ 1.87 $      -6.83 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ 15.00 $      +25.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.19 $ 1.97 $      -9.96 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.03 $ 2.04 $      -32.52 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $ 8.65 $      -13.46 %
Transportation
Minneapolis, MN Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 2.00 $      -20.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 $ 64.00 $      -28.89 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.62 $ 3.00 $      -35.14 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $ 2.23 $      -11.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $ 36.00 $      +20.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.33 $ 2.70 $      +15.68 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $ 23,195.00 $      +0.85 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,248.08 $ 21,262.20 $      -4.43 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Minneapolis, MN Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 156.49 $ 178.14 $      +13.83 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.25 $ 0.14 $      -45.00 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 61.20 $ 77.93 $      +27.33 %
Sports And Leisure
Minneapolis, MN Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 62.36 $ 29.57 $      -52.57 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.67 $ 21.71 $      +22.91 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $ 11.25 $      +2.27 %
Childcare
Minneapolis, MN Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,371.00 $ 927.38 $      -32.36 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,683.33 $ 16,700.00 $      -10.62 %
Clothing And Shoes
Minneapolis, MN Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.52 $ 43.08 $      -1.00 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.31 $ 32.14 $      -13.86 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.83 $ 73.58 $      -10.09 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.32 $ 85.33 $      -12.31 %
Rent Per Month
Minneapolis, MN Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,474.33 $ 1,289.97 $      -12.51 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,147.66 $ 1,009.25 $      -12.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,462.00 $ 2,112.50 $      -14.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,804.32 $ 1,601.87 $      -11.22 %
Buy Apartment Price
Minneapolis, MN Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 428.77 $ 329.36 $      -23.19 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 183.93 $ 188.52 $      +2.49 %
Salaries And Financing
Minneapolis, MN Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,236.43 $ 3,681.36 $      -13.10 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.73 3.74      +0.24 %
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