Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Sarasota, FL 

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Consumer Prices in Sarasota, FL are 19.33% lower than in New York, NY (without rent)
Rent Prices in Sarasota, FL are 53.92% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Sarasota, FL are 29.97% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Sarasota, FL are 8.17% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Sarasota, FL is 26.30% lower than in New York, NY
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Restaurants
New York, NY[ Edit ] Sarasota, FL[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 21.00 $ 15.00 $      -28.57 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $ 60.00 $      -40.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.50 $ 8.00 $      -15.79 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.10 $ 4.00 $      -43.66 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.73 $ 6.00 $      -31.23 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.87 $ 4.76 $      -2.36 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.23 $ 2.31 $      +3.66 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 $ 1.72 $      -0.61 %
Markets
New York, NY[ Edit ] Sarasota, FL[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.44 $ 3.59 $      -19.22 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.42 $ 2.52 $      -26.38 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.75 $ 2.52 $      -8.31 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.39 $ 3.43 $      +1.14 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.82 $ 6.40 $      -6.10 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.40 $ 6.58 $      +2.92 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.38 $ 7.76 $      +5.13 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.81 $ 2.83 $      +0.63 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.27 $ 1.01 $      -20.32 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.37 $ 2.13 $      -9.95 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.71 $ 2.58 $      -4.63 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.94 $ 1.78 $      -7.89 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.75 $ 2.10 $      +19.88 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.15 $ 2.71 $      +25.81 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.14 $ 2.25 $      +5.27 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 15.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.29 $ 2.07 $      -37.04 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.10 $ 3.33 $      +7.68 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 $ 8.00 $      -46.67 %
Transportation
New York, NY[ Edit ] Sarasota, FL[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $ 1.50 $      -45.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 127.00 $ 45.00 $      -64.57 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 5.00 $      +42.86 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 3.00 $      0.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $ 23.16 $      -22.80 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.75 $ 2.38 $      -13.38 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $ 21,845.00 $      -0.70 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,205.73 $ 21,700.00 $      +2.33 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New York, NY[ Edit ] Sarasota, FL[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 145.49 $ 154.53 $      +6.22 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $ 0.10 $      -2.44 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 64.11 $ 62.42 $      -2.64 %
Sports And Leisure
New York, NY[ Edit ] Sarasota, FL[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 86.29 $ 37.08 $      -57.03 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 35.13 $ 13.75 $      -60.86 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 $ 12.00 $      -25.00 %
Childcare
New York, NY[ Edit ] Sarasota, FL[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,479.17 $ 937.50 $      -62.18 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 39,681.82 $ 17,450.00 $      -56.03 %
Clothing And Shoes
New York, NY[ Edit ] Sarasota, FL[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 56.88 $ 37.11 $      -34.76 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.38 $ 36.14 $      -14.71 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.55 $ 80.62 $      -10.96 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 141.87 $ 94.38 $      -33.48 %
Rent Per Month
New York, NY[ Edit ] Sarasota, FL[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,415.53 $ 1,551.00 $      -54.59 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,023.00 $ 1,294.71 $      -36.00 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,822.56 $ 2,677.78 $      -60.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,599.74 $ 1,785.00 $      -50.41 %
Buy Apartment Price
New York, NY[ Edit ] Sarasota, FL[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,494.66 $ 351.11 $      -76.51 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 758.11 $ 151.27 $      -80.05 %
Salaries And Financing
New York, NY[ Edit ] Sarasota, FL[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,905.44 $ 2,783.28 $      -52.87 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.82 4.15      +8.70 %
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