Cost of Living in Atlanta

Summary of cost of living in Atlanta, GA, United States:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 22.00 $ 14.00-35.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 95.00 $ 60.00-150.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $ 10.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 4.00-8.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $ 6.50-11.00
Cappuccino (regular) 5.15 $ 4.00-8.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.53 $ 2.00-3.49
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.20 $ 1.50-3.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.08 $ 2.60-5.15
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.24 $ 1.52-6.99
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.68 $ 1.50-4.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.81 $ 1.89-5.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.44 $ 3.95-13.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.43 $ 2.50-11.34
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.22 $ 4.00-12.99
Apples (1 lb) 2.94 $ 1.22-4.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.78 $ 0.55-2.00
Oranges (1 lb) 2.84 $ 1.00-4.00
Tomato (1 lb) 2.43 $ 0.92-4.00
Potato (1 lb) 1.77 $ 0.59-4.00
Onion (1 lb) 1.64 $ 1.00-2.27
Lettuce (1 head) 2.24 $ 1.00-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.40 $ 1.00-4.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.00 $ 7.00-16.99
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.28 $ 1.73-5.71
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.90 $ 2.00-7.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $ 7.00-10.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 2.50-3.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 95.00 $ 64.00-100.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 3.50-5.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.40 $ 1.93-2.40
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $ 24.00-27.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.42 $ 3.00-3.82
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,000.00 $ 30,000.00-35,901.81
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,444.76 $ 24,000.00-27,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 195.39 $ 125.00-381.22
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 49.51 $ 35.00-80.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 64.83 $ 50.00-100.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 63.50 $ 25.00-178.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.60 $ 5.00-14.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 $ 13.00-20.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,406.25 $ 800.00-1,800.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 29,142.25 $ 28,000.00-30,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 53.53 $ 30.00-70.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.67 $ 20.00-89.98
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 93.40 $ 60.00-120.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 118.78 $ 93.00-150.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,889.55 $ 1,350.00-2,500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,489.10 $ 1,100.00-1,800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,215.00 $ 2,300.00-4,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,371.67 $ 1,900.00-2,900.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 290.06 $ 235.23-450.00
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 227.13 $ 196.02-295.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,788.21 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.60 5.49-7.25

Prices in Atlanta, Georgia

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Last update: June 2024
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2 Comments so far
George on Jan 08, 2023:
I would like to know where to Open a pizza restaurant cost in any USA city .. I mean the less expensive one but where the business gets good $$
Thanks
Suraiya on Sep 20, 2021:
I love the information and that we can see what other people are going through and the difference between countries and states in different places around the world!