Cost of Living Comparison Between San Francisco, CA and Tampa, FL 

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Cost of Living in Tampa, FL is 13.4% lower than in San Francisco, CA (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Tampa, FL is 25.2% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Rent Prices in Tampa, FL are 39.8% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Restaurant Prices in Tampa, FL are 13.7% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Groceries Prices in Tampa, FL are 16.5% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Tampa, FL is 11.2% lower than in San Francisco, CA
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Restaurants
San Francisco, CA Edit Tampa, FL Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 $ 20.00 $      -20.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 107.50 $ 95.00 $      -11.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $ 11.00 $      -8.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $ 7.00 $      -12.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $ 8.50 $      +6.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.52 $ 5.04 $      -8.6 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.72 $ 2.47 $      -9.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.26 $ 2.01 $      -11.2 %
Markets
San Francisco, CA Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.92 $ 4.37 $      -26.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.27 $ 3.28 $      -23.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.91 $ 2.09 $      -28.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.27 $ 4.44 $      -15.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.38 $ 9.43 $      +0.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.89 $ 4.53 $      -34.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.30 $ 7.13 $      -23.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.00 $ 3.18 $      +6.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.47 $ 0.77 $      -47.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.36 $ 2.40 $      +1.8 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.38 $ 2.14 $      -36.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.97 $ 1.88 $      -4.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.71 $ 1.92 $      +11.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.92 $ 2.31 $      -20.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.34 $ 3.46 $      +48.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.75 $ 14.50 $      -18.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.55 $ 2.23 $      -12.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.19 $ 3.46 $      +8.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.00 $ 8.85 $      -36.8 %
Transportation
San Francisco, CA Edit Tampa, FL Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.67 $ 2.50 $      -6.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 92.50 $ 70.50 $      -23.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.15 $ 3.00 $      -27.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $ 2.40 $      -26.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 39.00 $ 30.00 $      -23.1 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.19 $ 3.49 $      -32.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,000.00 $ 36,050.00 $      +12.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,336.48 $ 27,732.97 $      +1.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
San Francisco, CA Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 250.82 $ 240.68 $      -4.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 50.62 $ 69.00 $      +36.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.92 $ 72.96 $      +14.2 %
Sports And Leisure
San Francisco, CA Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 102.46 $ 34.38 $      -66.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.00 $ 25.00 $      +31.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.00 $ 16.00 $      -5.9 %
Childcare
San Francisco, CA Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,903.03 $ 1,400.00 $      -51.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 31,333.33 $ 14,000.00 $      -55.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
San Francisco, CA Edit Tampa, FL Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.79 $ 57.19 $      -7.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.67 $ 40.40 $      -9.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 105.62 $ 104.12 $      -1.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 135.53 $ 150.83 $      +11.3 %
Rent Per Month
San Francisco, CA Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,145.96 $ 1,943.59 $      -38.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,690.91 $ 1,571.36 $      -41.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,499.77 $ 3,479.55 $      -36.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,623.81 $ 2,609.09 $      -43.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
San Francisco, CA Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,093.12 $ 331.08 $      -69.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 985.71 $ 219.24 $      -77.8 %
Salaries And Financing
San Francisco, CA Edit Tampa, FL Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 7,655.65 $ 5,089.26 $      -33.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.57 6.52      -0.9 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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