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

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 45.8% higher than in Phoenix, AZ (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 79.3% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 141.2% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 48.1% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 53.2% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 24.1% lower than in Phoenix, AZ
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Restaurants
Phoenix, AZ Edit New York, NY Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $ 30.00 $      +50.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $ 130.00 $      +62.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 $ 12.00 $      +20.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.50 $ 8.00 $      +45.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $ 10.00 $      +66.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.19 $ 5.91 $      +13.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.52 $ 3.05 $      +21.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.96 $ 2.30 $      +17.2 %
Markets
Phoenix, AZ Edit New York, NY Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.54 $ 5.35 $      +51.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.33 $ 4.25 $      +27.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.80 $ 3.25 $      +80.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.84 $ 5.69 $      +48.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.61 $ 7.46 $      +61.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.39 $ 7.41 $      +68.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.88 $ 8.90 $      +51.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.04 $ 3.20 $      +56.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.66 $ 0.90 $      +37.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.81 $ 2.67 $      +47.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.79 $ 2.82 $      +57.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.26 $ 1.92 $      +51.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 $ 1.74 $      +46.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.84 $ 2.88 $      +56.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.39 $ 2.45 $      +2.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ 20.00 $      +66.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.13 $ 2.39 $      +12.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.58 $ 3.83 $      -16.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 $ 17.00 $      +88.9 %
Transportation
Phoenix, AZ Edit New York, NY Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $ 2.90 $      +45.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.00 $ 132.00 $      +106.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $ 5.00 $      +81.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $ 3.25 $      +47.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.00 $ 30.00 $      -16.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.14 $ 3.89 $      -6.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 $ 28,000.00 $      -6.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,195.23 $ 25,886.68 $      -4.8 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Phoenix, AZ Edit New York, NY Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 229.10 $ 168.45 $      -26.5 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 64.88 $ 62.37 $      -3.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 75.43 $ 70.06 $      -7.1 %
Sports And Leisure
Phoenix, AZ Edit New York, NY Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 24.00 $ 114.37 $      +376.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.33 $ 65.83 $      +240.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 $ 20.00 $      +53.8 %
Childcare
Phoenix, AZ Edit New York, NY Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 983.33 $ 3,057.95 $      +211.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,400.00 $ 63,250.00 $      +508.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
Phoenix, AZ Edit New York, NY Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 48.19 $ 68.63 $      +42.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.66 $ 44.61 $      +21.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 85.35 $ 98.65 $      +15.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 105.16 $ 161.86 $      +53.9 %
Rent Per Month
Phoenix, AZ Edit New York, NY Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,613.18 $ 4,071.33 $      +152.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,397.28 $ 2,686.44 $      +92.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,671.38 $ 8,134.32 $      +204.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,280.73 $ 4,316.30 $      +89.3 %
Buy Apartment Price
Phoenix, AZ Edit New York, NY Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 319.48 $ 1,419.88 $      +344.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 268.51 $ 1,164.67 $      +333.8 %
Salaries And Financing
Phoenix, AZ Edit New York, NY Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,627.88 $ 6,297.30 $      +36.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.52 6.65      +2.0 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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