Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Spain Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Spain are 17.95% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Spain are 26.91% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Spain are 44.17% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Spain are 18.26% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Spain are 30.76% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Spain is 38.21% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Spain Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(12.39 €)
13.32 $
(11.00 €)
     -11.20 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $
(49.55 €)
48.44 $
(40.00 €)
     -19.27 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(6.61 €)
9.08 $
(7.50 €)
     +13.52 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(4.13 €)
3.03 $
(2.50 €)
     -39.46 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(4.96 €)
3.63 $
(3.00 €)
     -39.46 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.29 $
(3.55 €)
1.99 $
(1.65 €)
     -53.58 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 $
(1.57 €)
2.11 $
(1.74 €)
     +10.63 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.54 $
(1.27 €)
1.43 $
(1.18 €)
     -7.40 %
Markets
United States Edit Spain Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.24 $
(2.67 €)
3.63 $
(3.00 €)
     +12.13 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.48 $
(2.05 €)
1.09 $
(0.90 €)
     -55.87 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.81 $
(1.49 €)
0.55 $
(0.46 €)
     -69.34 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.30 $
(1.90 €)
2.26 $
(1.87 €)
     -1.59 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.03 $
(4.15 €)
5.23 $
(4.32 €)
     +4.04 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.17 $
(3.45 €)
3.29 $
(2.72 €)
     -21.07 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.73 $
(4.73 €)
5.76 $
(4.76 €)
     +0.61 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.05 $
(1.70 €)
0.95 $
(0.78 €)
     -53.78 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $
(0.58 €)
0.87 $
(0.71 €)
     +22.52 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.80 $
(1.49 €)
0.77 $
(0.64 €)
     -57.07 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.94 $
(1.60 €)
0.90 $
(0.74 €)
     -53.67 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.17 $
(0.97 €)
0.63 $
(0.52 €)
     -46.04 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.18 $
(0.97 €)
0.63 $
(0.52 €)
     -46.57 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.64 $
(1.36 €)
1.14 $
(0.94 €)
     -30.64 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.81 $
(1.49 €)
0.75 $
(0.62 €)
     -58.49 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(9.91 €)
6.05 $
(5.00 €)
     -49.55 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.45 $
(2.02 €)
1.05 $
(0.87 €)
     -57.05 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.83 $
(2.34 €)
1.82 $
(1.50 €)
     -35.79 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(6.61 €)
6.05 $
(5.00 €)
     -24.32 %
Transportation
United States Edit Spain Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $
(1.86 €)
1.70 $
(1.40 €)
     -24.66 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 $
(53.68 €)
48.44 $
(40.00 €)
     -25.48 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(2.68 €)
4.24 $
(3.50 €)
     +30.40 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.60 $
(2.15 €)
2.05 $
(1.69 €)
     -21.30 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(24.78 €)
24.28 $
(20.05 €)
     -19.07 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.61 $
(2.16 €)
5.83 $
(4.82 €)
     +123.33 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(18,994.20 €)
24,217.91 $
(20,000.00 €)
     +5.30 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,622.93 $
(17,856.97 €)
25,514.31 $
(21,070.61 €)
     +18.00 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Spain Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 164.85 $
(136.14 €)
139.84 $
(115.48 €)
     -15.17 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(0.11 €)
0.19 $
(0.16 €)
     +38.58 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.81 $
(54.34 €)
47.76 $
(39.44 €)
     -27.42 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Spain Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.06 $
(30.61 €)
45.13 $
(37.27 €)
     +21.75 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.69 $
(12.95 €)
14.49 $
(11.97 €)
     -7.63 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(9.91 €)
9.69 $
(8.00 €)
     -19.27 %
Childcare
United States Edit Spain Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 936.15 $
(773.11 €)
439.97 $
(363.35 €)
     -53.00 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,570.21 $
(12,858.42 €)
8,832.49 $
(7,294.18 €)
     -43.27 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Spain Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.93 $
(36.28 €)
85.31 $
(70.45 €)
     +94.19 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.51 $
(29.32 €)
34.85 $
(28.78 €)
     -1.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.05 $
(62.80 €)
82.62 $
(68.23 €)
     +8.64 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 96.25 $
(79.49 €)
103.14 $
(85.17 €)
     +7.15 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Spain Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,338.44 $
(1,105.33 €)
782.24 $
(646.00 €)
     -41.56 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,083.10 $
(894.46 €)
600.61 $
(496.00 €)
     -44.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,152.96 $
(1,777.99 €)
1,231.11 $
(1,016.70 €)
     -42.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,740.63 $
(1,437.48 €)
911.62 $
(752.85 €)
     -47.63 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Spain Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 333.12 $
(275.11 €)
331.66 $
(273.90 €)
     -0.44 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 199.16 $
(164.47 €)
219.73 $
(181.46 €)
     +10.33 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Spain Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,557.06 $
(2,937.54 €)
1,606.32 $
(1,326.56 €)
     -54.84 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.03 2.31      -42.73 %
Last update: June 2021June 2021
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