Cost of Living Comparison Between Sunnyvale, CA and Santa Rosa, CA 

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Rent Prices in Santa Rosa, CA are 17.7% lower than in Sunnyvale, CA
Restaurant Prices in Santa Rosa, CA are 9.5% lower than in Sunnyvale, CA
Groceries Prices in Santa Rosa, CA are 9.6% higher than in Sunnyvale, CA
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Restaurants
Sunnyvale, CA Edit Santa Rosa, CA Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $ 20.00 $      0.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $ 80.00 $      -20.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $ 12.00 $      0.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $ 7.00 $      -12.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $ 8.00 $      0.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.67 $ 4.72 $      -16.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.69 $ 2.47 $      -8.1 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.42 $ 2.80 $      +15.6 %
Markets
Sunnyvale, CA Edit Santa Rosa, CA Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.08 $ 4.52 $      -11.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.27 $ 4.63 $      +8.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.21 $ 2.27 $      +2.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.03 $ 5.00 $      -0.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.10 $ 7.54 $      +6.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.75 $ 5.34 $      -31.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.33 $ 9.30 $      +26.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.87 $ 3.44 $      +19.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.08 $ 1.28 $      +18.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.43 $ 4.00 $      +64.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.75 $ 3.76 $      +36.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.09 $ 1.55 $      -26.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.66 $ 1.67 $      +0.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.22 $ 3.17 $      +43.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.56 $ 1.89 $      -26.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 16.50 $      +10.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.73 $ 1.78 $      +2.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.16 $ 2.54 $      +17.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 $ 12.00 $      +9.1 %
Transportation
Sunnyvale, CA Edit Santa Rosa, CA Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 $ 2.75 $      -8.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.00 $ 30.00 $      0.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 2.00 $      -42.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 1.50 $      -50.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $ ?     
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.85 $ 5.17 $      +6.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,536.00 $ 35,000.00 $      +48.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,010.21 $ 29,198.64 $      +12.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Sunnyvale, CA Edit Santa Rosa, CA Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 161.37 $ 231.89 $      +43.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 47.86 $ 52.09 $      +8.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 58.89 $ 73.89 $      +25.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Sunnyvale, CA Edit Santa Rosa, CA Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.00 $ 104.75 $      +113.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ? 30.00 $     
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $ 13.50 $      -10.0 %
Childcare
Sunnyvale, CA Edit Santa Rosa, CA Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,700.00 $ 1,866.67 $      -30.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 24,000.00 $ 40,000.00 $      +66.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
Sunnyvale, CA Edit Santa Rosa, CA Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 62.33 $ 57.50 $      -7.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.91 $ 43.25 $      +8.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.88 $ 113.71 $      +37.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 158.75 $ 134.17 $      -15.5 %
Rent Per Month
Sunnyvale, CA Edit Santa Rosa, CA Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,037.50 $ 2,368.33 $      -22.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,500.00 $ 1,942.31 $      -22.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,750.00 $ 4,100.00 $      -13.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,000.00 $ 3,345.00 $      -16.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
Sunnyvale, CA Edit Santa Rosa, CA Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 812.99 $ 889.00 $      +9.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 812.99 $ 655.37 $      -19.4 %
Salaries And Financing
Sunnyvale, CA Edit Santa Rosa, CA Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 9,042.74 $ 4,763.75 $      -47.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.83 6.74      -1.3 %
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