Cost of Living Comparison Between Tuscaloosa, AL and New York, NY 

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Rent Prices in New York, NY are 535.0% higher than in Tuscaloosa, AL
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 84.5% higher than in Tuscaloosa, AL
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 33.0% higher than in Tuscaloosa, AL
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Restaurants
Tuscaloosa, AL Edit New York, NY Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 $ 30.00 $      +87.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 $ 130.00 $      +136.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.50 $ 12.00 $      +26.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $ 8.00 $      +100.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $ 10.00 $      +66.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.16 $ 5.84 $      +13.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.51 $ 2.96 $      +18.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.88 $ 2.27 $      +21.3 %
Markets
Tuscaloosa, AL Edit New York, NY Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.01 $ 5.35 $      +33.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.96 $ 4.25 $      +43.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.52 $ 3.25 $      +28.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.88 $ 5.64 $      +45.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.83 $ 7.65 $      +12.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.37 $ 7.22 $      +13.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.62 $ 8.90 $      +16.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.68 $ 3.09 $      +83.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.61 $ 0.91 $      +49.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.79 $ 2.67 $      -4.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.28 $ 2.82 $      +119.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.81 $ 1.85 $      +2.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.98 $ 1.74 $      +77.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.31 $ 2.88 $      +24.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.36 $ 2.45 $      +3.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ 20.00 $      +66.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.73 $ 2.39 $      +38.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.28 $ 3.83 $      -10.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.15 $ 17.00 $      +108.6 %
Transportation
Tuscaloosa, AL Edit New York, NY Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) ? 2.90 $     
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) ? 132.00 $     
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $ 5.00 $      0.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.97 $ 3.25 $      +9.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 27.00 $ 30.00 $      +11.1 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.04 $ 3.92 $      +29.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,450.91 $ 28,000.00 $      -21.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,896.84 $ 25,886.68 $      +4.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Tuscaloosa, AL Edit New York, NY Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 200.00 $ 168.91 $      -15.5 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 43.00 $ 63.50 $      +47.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.86 $ 70.52 $      +7.1 %
Sports And Leisure
Tuscaloosa, AL Edit New York, NY Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult ? 114.37 $     
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ? 65.83 $     
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 $ 19.75 $      +51.9 %
Childcare
Tuscaloosa, AL Edit New York, NY Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,492.86 $ 3,057.95 $      +104.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 29,000.00 $ 63,250.00 $      +118.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
Tuscaloosa, AL Edit New York, NY Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 54.69 $ 68.33 $      +24.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.50 $ 44.61 $      -13.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.50 $ 98.65 $      +14.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 118.90 $ 161.32 $      +35.7 %
Rent Per Month
Tuscaloosa, AL Edit New York, NY Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,000.00 $ 4,071.33 $      +307.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 625.00 $ 2,686.44 $      +329.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 800.00 $ 8,134.32 $      +916.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 600.00 $ 4,316.30 $      +619.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
Tuscaloosa, AL Edit New York, NY Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 167.97 $ 1,477.89 $      +779.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 167.97 $ 1,164.67 $      +593.4 %
Salaries And Financing
Tuscaloosa, AL Edit New York, NY Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,374.29 $ 6,281.92 $      +43.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.53 6.65      +1.8 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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