Cost of Living in Columbus

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Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.50 $ 10.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 $ 35.00-55.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.61 $ 7.00-9.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.12 $ 3.00-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ 5.00-15.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.62 $ 2.00-4.75
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.88 $ 1.56-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.72 $ 1.36-2.50
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.96 $ 1.50-8.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.33 $ 1.00-3.99
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.41 $ 0.50-2.99
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.67 $ 1.25-2.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.43 $ 3.00-4.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.00 $ 2.00-6.99
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.50 $ 3.50-5.00
Apples (1 lb) 1.50 $ 1.00-2.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $ 0.59-1.00
Oranges (1 lb) 0.85 $ 0.70-1.00
Tomato (1 lb) 1.18 $ 0.80-1.50
Potato (1 lb) 0.75 $ 0.50-1.00
Onion (1 lb) 1.20 $ 1.00-1.40
Lettuce (1 head) 1.30 $ 1.00-1.49
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.00 $ 1.00-1.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.79 $ 5.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.90 $ 1.43-2.86
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 $ 1.20-2.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.25 $ 4.00-5.35
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $ 1.30-2.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 59.00 $ 53.00-65.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.16 $ 2.00-9.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.07 $ 1.74-3.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.00 $ 20.00-25.99
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.21 $ 1.73-2.50
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,500.00 $ 20,000.00-25,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $ 20,000.00-21,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 164.99 $ 84.96-350.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 $ 0.02-0.12
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 55.81 $ 40.00-70.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 25.00 $ 10.00-40.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.00 $
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.50 $ 10.00-15.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 375.00 $ 250.00-500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 25,000.00 $ 25,000.00-25,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 34.25 $ 20.00-50.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.75 $ 20.00-50.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 69.83 $ 50.00-89.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 79.75 $ 35.00-119.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 692.00 $ 600.00-1,250.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 543.75 $ 425.00-750.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,098.25 $ 700.00-1,650.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 950.00 $ 800.00-1,100.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 90.64 $ 67.60-116.43
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 59.73 $ 48.40-75.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,617.00 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.20 3.00-6.50

Prices in Columbus, Georgia

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Last update: May 2021
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1 Comments so far
Shikica Jackson on May 10, 2020:
The median income is wrong. The average income is half of shat you have listed. So rent is Going up but the salaries aren’t.