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Cost of Living in Iowa City

Restaurants [ Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $ 10.00-15.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 47.50 $ 40.00-50.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.99 $ 6.00-10.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $ 3.00-5.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.00 $ 4.00-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.92 $ 3.00-6.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.35 $ 1.19-1.60
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.07 $ 0.90-1.25
Markets [ Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.75 $ 2.50-5.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.76 $ 1.89-3.29
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.33 $ 0.89-2.00
Eggs (12) 2.01 $ 1.70-2.19
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.38 $ 0.90-6.00
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.90 $ 1.99-6.99
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.44 $ 3.99-9.00
Apples (1 lb) 1.33 $ 0.45-1.99
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 $ 0.31-1.10
Oranges (1 lb) 1.18 $ 1.10-1.25
Tomato (1 lb) 2.00 $ 0.99-4.99
Potato (1 lb) 0.88 $ 0.45-1.50
Onion (1 lb) 0.73 $ 0.36-0.99
Lettuce (1 head) 2.00 $ 1.50-3.99
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.40 $ 0.99-2.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.75 $ 7.95-14.99
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.08 $ 1.00-3.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.25 $ 2.75-4.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.75 $ 5.55-7.50
Transportation [ Edit ] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.00 $ 0.75-1.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 35.00 $ 30.00-35.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $ 2.25-4.50
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $ 1.25-2.75
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 $
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.31 $ 2.16-2.89
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $ 19,800.00-28,000.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $ 17,000.00-20,500.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 125.58 $ 70.00-225.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $ 0.10-0.10
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 48.88 $ 30.00-60.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.67 $ 38.00-56.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ?
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $ 9.00-10.00
Childcare [ Edit ] Avg.
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child ?
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,000.00 $ 18,000.00-18,000.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 44.00 $ 25.00-60.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.99 $ 20.00-75.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 83.16 $ 69.95-100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 118.33 $ 89.95-250.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 870.00 $ 800.00-1,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 666.67 $ 550.00-800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,811.11 $ 1,550.00-2,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,376.67 $ 1,000.00-1,800.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 175.00 $ 150.00-200.00
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 145.00 $ 100.00-190.00
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,200.00 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.55 3.00-3.90

Prices in Iowa City, Iowa, United States

These data are based on 390 entries in the past 18 months from 41 different contributors.
Last update: April, 2017
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