Cost of Living in Charleston

Summary about cost of living in Charleston, SC, United States:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 $ 12.00-24.24
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 $ 50.00-100.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $ 6.00-8.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $ 3.50-5.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.50 $ 4.99-8.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.64 $ 2.50-8.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.14 $ 1.50-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.78 $ 1.00-3.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.21 $ 2.35-4.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.24 $ 1.00-4.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.93 $ 1.00-3.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.90 $ 0.89-2.99
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.05 $ 2.27-6.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.16 $ 2.39-8.26
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.76 $ 3.50-12.23
Apples (1 lb) 2.32 $ 1.29-3.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.60 $ 0.50-2.00
Oranges (1 lb) 3.39 $ 0.70-4.57
Tomato (1 lb) 2.32 $ 0.99-4.00
Potato (1 lb) 1.99 $ 0.59-3.17
Onion (1 lb) 1.67 $ 0.99-2.46
Lettuce (1 head) 2.12 $ 1.26-3.50
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.64 $ 1.00-2.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.50 $ 8.23-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.67 $ 0.79-2.14
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.99 $ 1.00-2.54
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.50 $ 6.40-7.64
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $ 2.00-3.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 57.00 $ 20.00-57.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 $ 5.00-8.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $ 2.50-6.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 45.44 $ 30.88-60.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.14 $ 1.70-2.50
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 34,514.50 $ 30,000.00-39,029.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,818.40 $ 20,000.00-40,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 232.68 $ 160.00-318.75
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.20 $ 50.00-90.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.92 $ 10.00-50.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.67 $ 10.00-25.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 10.00-12.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,056.19 $ 800.00-1,333.33
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,666.67 $ 12,000.00-24,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 50.22 $ 35.00-70.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.62 $ 20.00-60.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 83.00 $ 50.00-95.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 106.29 $ 59.99-150.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,750.84 $ 1,250.00-2,159.50
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,414.39 $ 1,100.00-1,960.60
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,615.00 $ 2,050.00-3,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,733.33 $ 1,300.00-2,650.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 512.36 $ 458.25-575.22
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 218.42 $ 192.22-250.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,915.24 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.58 3.00-4.00

Prices in Charleston, South Carolina

This city had 342 entries in the past 12 months by 31 different contributors.
Last update: May 2021
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