Cost of Living Comparison Between Spokane, WA and Seattle, WA 

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Consumer Prices in Seattle, WA are 32.14% higher than in Spokane, WA (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Seattle, WA are 49.81% higher than in Spokane, WA
Rent Prices in Seattle, WA are 88.11% higher than in Spokane, WA
Restaurant Prices in Seattle, WA are 31.85% higher than in Spokane, WA
Groceries Prices in Seattle, WA are 38.81% higher than in Spokane, WA
Local Purchasing Power in Seattle, WA is 27.95% higher than in Spokane, WA
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Restaurants
Spokane, WA Edit Seattle, WA Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 20.00 $      +33.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $ 85.00 $      +41.67 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.50 $ 10.00 $      +17.65 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $ 6.00 $      +20.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $ 7.00 $      +16.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.42 $ 5.12 $      +15.88 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.93 $ 2.46 $      +27.18 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.39 $ 2.11 $      +52.55 %
Markets
Spokane, WA Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.98 $ 3.62 $      +21.19 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.30 $ 3.33 $      +44.38 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.68 $ 2.05 $      +22.21 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.03 $ 3.28 $      +61.55 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.70 $ 7.42 $      +57.83 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.20 $ 5.61 $      +33.50 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.29 $ 6.86 $      +29.70 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.79 $ 2.29 $      +28.34 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.65 $ 0.94 $      +44.04 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.29 $ 2.28 $      +76.58 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.34 $ 2.64 $      +97.22 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.05 $ 1.10 $      +5.05 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.81 $ 1.21 $      +49.75 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.59 $ 2.10 $      +31.91 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.54 $ 2.13 $      +38.36 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ 15.00 $      +24.96 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.83 $ 3.21 $      +75.25 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.69 $ 3.36 $      +25.32 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 $ 10.00 $      +11.11 %
Transportation
Spokane, WA Edit Seattle, WA Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $ 2.75 $      +37.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 60.00 $ 99.00 $      +65.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 $ 2.85 $      -52.50 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $ 2.70 $      -1.82 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $ 30.00 $      0.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.93 $ 3.80 $      +29.54 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $ 24,000.00 $      +4.35 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,500.00 $ 23,913.44 $      +6.28 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Spokane, WA Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 138.64 $ 221.26 $      +59.60 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.19 $ 0.13 $      -28.32 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.21 $ 61.75 $      -0.74 %
Sports And Leisure
Spokane, WA Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.17 $ 54.28 $      +50.07 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23.17 $ 33.12 $      +42.99 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 $ 14.00 $      +7.69 %
Childcare
Spokane, WA Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 861.25 $ 1,846.32 $      +114.38 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,650.00 $ 28,555.56 $      +82.46 %
Clothing And Shoes
Spokane, WA Edit Seattle, WA Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 49.92 $ 51.06 $      +2.29 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 41.89 $ 43.50 $      +3.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.69 $ 89.91 $      +14.25 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 94.62 $ 123.33 $      +30.34 %
Rent Per Month
Spokane, WA Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,038.21 $ 1,976.47 $      +90.37 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 869.39 $ 1,580.51 $      +81.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,036.50 $ 3,736.21 $      +83.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,469.00 $ 2,889.59 $      +96.70 %
Buy Apartment Price
Spokane, WA Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 493.38 $ 687.97 $      +39.44 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 176.17 $ 439.30 $      +149.36 %
Salaries And Financing
Spokane, WA Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,507.58 $ 6,723.35 $      +91.68 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.83 3.08      -19.64 %
Last update: January 2022January 2022
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