Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Phoenix, AZ 

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Consumer Prices in Phoenix, AZ are 31.37% lower than in New York, NY (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Phoenix, AZ are 44.54% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Phoenix, AZ are 59.70% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Phoenix, AZ are 28.44% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Phoenix, AZ are 35.73% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Phoenix, AZ is 5.68% higher than in New York, NY
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Restaurants
New York, NY Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $ 15.00 $      -25.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $ 60.00 $      -40.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 $ 8.00 $      -11.11 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.50 $ 5.00 $      -33.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 $ 7.00 $      -22.22 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.93 $ 4.59 $      -6.85 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.18 $ 1.90 $      -12.59 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.77 $ 1.44 $      -18.47 %
Markets
New York, NY Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.48 $ 2.86 $      -36.15 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.70 $ 2.30 $      -37.77 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.44 $ 1.84 $      -24.39 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.15 $ 2.22 $      -29.68 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.21 $ 5.15 $      -17.07 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.79 $ 3.84 $      -33.64 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.87 $ 5.14 $      -34.68 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.74 $ 1.62 $      -40.99 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.30 $ 0.70 $      -45.77 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.66 $ 1.36 $      -48.75 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.81 $ 1.74 $      -38.06 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.93 $ 0.97 $      -49.89 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.88 $ 0.84 $      -55.28 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.38 $ 1.39 $      -41.76 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.11 $ 1.87 $      -11.72 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 15.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.17 $ 1.97 $      -37.80 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.25 $ 2.04 $      -37.12 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 $ 8.65 $      -42.33 %
Transportation
New York, NY Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $ 2.00 $      -27.27 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.00 $ 64.00 $      -50.77 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 3.00 $      -14.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 2.23 $      -25.83 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $ 36.00 $      +20.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.83 $ 2.70 $      -4.74 %
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) 21,384.27 $ 21,262.20 $      -0.57 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New York, NY Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 148.78 $ 178.14 $      +19.73 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 $ 0.14 $      +20.88 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 66.39 $ 77.93 $      +17.38 %
Sports And Leisure
New York, NY Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 105.89 $ 29.57 $      -72.07 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 35.83 $ 21.71 $      -39.40 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 $ 11.25 $      -29.69 %
Childcare
New York, NY Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,483.02 $ 927.38 $      -62.65 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 36,125.00 $ 16,700.00 $      -53.77 %
Clothing And Shoes
New York, NY Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.07 $ 43.08 $      -31.69 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.27 $ 32.14 $      -29.01 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 91.52 $ 73.58 $      -19.60 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 135.10 $ 85.33 $      -36.84 %
Rent Per Month
New York, NY Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,098.58 $ 1,289.97 $      -58.37 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,024.22 $ 1,009.25 $      -50.14 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,349.95 $ 2,112.50 $      -66.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,450.00 $ 1,601.87 $      -53.57 %
Buy Apartment Price
New York, NY Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,394.44 $ 329.36 $      -76.38 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 700.93 $ 188.52 $      -73.11 %
Salaries And Financing
New York, NY Edit Phoenix, AZ Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,281.05 $ 3,681.36 $      -41.39 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.59 3.74      +4.09 %
Last update: June 2021June 2021
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