Cost of Living in Austin

Summary of cost of living in Austin, TX, United States:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $ 14.00-35.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $ 60.00-155.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 $ 8.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 5.00-8.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $ 6.00-9.50
Cappuccino (regular) 5.41 $ 3.00-8.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.81 $ 2.00-4.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.31 $ 1.73-3.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.05 $ 3.00-6.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.17 $ 1.85-4.99
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.46 $ 0.82-2.50
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.28 $ 1.79-5.50
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.23 $ 2.79-12.99
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.18 $ 2.90-9.99
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.82 $ 4.99-12.72
Apples (1 lb) 2.61 $ 1.49-4.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.67 $ 0.50-2.00
Oranges (1 lb) 2.10 $ 1.00-4.00
Tomato (1 lb) 1.54 $ 0.60-3.00
Potato (1 lb) 1.22 $ 0.46-2.19
Onion (1 lb) 1.29 $ 0.49-2.09
Lettuce (1 head) 1.85 $ 1.40-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.08 $ 1.19-3.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 10.00-20.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.14 $ 1.73-3.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.44 $ 1.50-6.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.29 $ 7.00-10.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $ 1.25-3.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 45.00 $ 40.00-87.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 2.50-5.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 2.50-4.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 47.50 $ 35.00-60.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.06 $ 2.54-3.50
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,639.19 $ 28,000.00-38,697.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,972.25 $ 24,497.00-27,721.41
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 211.58 $ 109.79-357.00
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 62.50 $ 30.00-100.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.74 $ 50.00-108.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 59.00 $ 30.00-100.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.00 $ 5.00-23.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $ 11.00-17.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,601.43 $ 1,360.00-2,300.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,950.00 $ 21,950.00-21,950.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 65.56 $ 29.00-89.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 58.00 $ 35.00-75.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 99.91 $ 59.00-135.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 136.14 $ 80.00-200.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,221.74 $ 1,800.00-3,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,539.64 $ 1,300.00-1,800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,579.93 $ 3,200.00-6,400.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,899.60 $ 2,500.00-3,650.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 706.97 $ 320.42-1,060.99
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 246.50 $ 200.00-300.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,355.35 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.72 5.70-8.00

Prices in Austin, Texas

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Last update: February 2024
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6 Comments so far
Anonymous on Nov 12, 2023:
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Anonymous on Jul 17, 2023:
thank you for this data and website . disappointing that people are sectionalizing themselves in the comments . looks like they need to spend more time improving their quality of life rather than pointing fingers at personality cults to blame for their unappreciated condition of living .
Anonymous on Dec 06, 2021:
Libertards are the very first ones to kick and scream anytime things don't go their way.Libertards have no plan of direction throughout life living without a spine.

However inbred gangsters as you call them use the direct approach.
Bang bang no more wasted airtime without solutions or useless noise pollution.Trumplicons know how to get the job done right the first time bang bang.
Jean on Apr 27, 2021:
"Libertards"? Ha. Beats living with a bunch of gulag gansters, and in-bread trumplicons!
Bryan Forbes on Mar 22, 2021:
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Anonymous on Jan 25, 2021:
Who would ever want to live in Austin with a bunch of brainless libertards?