Cost of Living in Fairfax

Summary about cost of living in Fairfax, VA, United States:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 $ 8.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $ 50.00-85.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $ 6.00-7.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 6.00-7.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ 7.00-8.50
Cappuccino (regular) 4.07 $ 2.50-7.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.31 $ 1.80-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.63 $ 1.00-2.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.93 $ 2.00-4.99
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.95 $ 2.00-5.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.53 $ 1.00-2.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.20 $ 1.00-3.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.60 $ 2.50-7.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.00 $ 2.59-11.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.75 $ 3.00-24.00
Apples (1 lb) 1.90 $ 1.29-3.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 $ 0.59-1.25
Oranges (1 lb) 2.00 $ 1.00-2.50
Tomato (1 lb) 2.40 $ 1.00-3.00
Potato (1 lb) 2.27 $ 0.80-4.00
Onion (1 lb) 1.57 $ 0.50-2.00
Lettuce (1 head) 1.54 $ 0.99-2.99
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.62 $ 0.75-2.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 12.00-17.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.71 $ 0.66-3.57
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.70 $ 1.50-2.50
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.00 $ 5.00-6.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 $ 2.75-3.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 $ 59.25-110.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 3.50-3.50
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.16 $ 2.16-3.50
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) ?
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.35 $ 1.82-2.90
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $ 20,000.00-24,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $ 20,000.00-22,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 136.15 $ 91.49-193.18
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) ?
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 74.78 $ 60.00-90.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.00 $ 15.00-50.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.50 $ 13.00-30.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $ 14.00-17.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,581.00 $ 1,200.00-2,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 24,000.00 $ 20,000.00-28,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 45.14 $ 30.00-60.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.00 $ 30.00-60.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 93.57 $ 55.00-120.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 86.29 $ 65.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,866.75 $ 1,700.00-2,500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,649.83 $ 1,500.00-1,901.50
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,525.00 $ 2,100.00-3,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,161.11 $ 1,700.00-2,800.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 545.72 $ 350.00-637.33
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 279.89 $ 250.00-300.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,058.74 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.66 3.00-4.10

Prices in Fairfax, Virginia

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Last update: March 2021
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1 Comments so far
Deb on Oct 12, 2018:
Come on, then, what's the price per GALLON of gas. Does DC area go by liter???