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Cost of Living in New Orleans

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Cost of Living Index (Excl.Rent): 78.37
Rent Index: 39.73
Groceries Index: 78.04
Restaurants Index: 82.04
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index: 59.83
Local Purchasing Power: 117.18
Restaurants [ Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.50 $ 14.00-22.50
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 56.00 $ 40.00-70.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 $ 5.49-8.69
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.75 $ 2.50-4.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.75 $ 3.50-6.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.73 $ 2.50-4.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.69 $ 1.00-2.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.23 $ 1.00-1.75
Markets [ Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.13 $ 3.59-4.58
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.35 $ 1.99-3.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.62 $ 0.79-2.00
Eggs (12) 2.59 $ 1.75-3.99
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.90 $ 4.00-7.99
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.85 $ 2.00-7.50
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.86 $ 3.50-8.00
Apples (1 lb) 1.72 $ 1.49-2.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.67 $ 0.57-1.40
Oranges (1 lb) 2.85 $ 1.00-4.00
Tomato (1 lb) 1.62 $ 1.25-1.99
Potato (1 lb) 1.13 $ 0.59-1.99
Onion (1 lb) 0.93 $ 0.65-1.29
Lettuce (1 head) 1.62 $ 1.29-1.99
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.84 $ 1.00-2.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.50 $ 10.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.34 $ 1.70-3.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.03 $ 1.66-3.50
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.75 $ 5.00-6.50
Transportation [ Edit ] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.25 $ 1.25-1.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 55.00 $ 55.00-55.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 3.50-5.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.40 $ 2.40-2.40
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 27.00 $ 10.00-30.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1.97 $ 1.59-2.19
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,425.00 $ 20,000.00-22,865.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 17,525.00 $ 15,000.00-20,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 159.87 $ 95.00-275.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $ 0.10-0.10
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.93 $ 40.00-100.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.77 $ 20.00-60.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.33 $ 10.00-25.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.50 $ 10.00-12.50
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) 41.40 $ 25.00-60.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.12 $ 20.00-50.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.62 $ 60.00-90.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 89.44 $ 70.00-125.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,321.43 $ 1,000.00-1,550.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 788.57 $ 700.00-1,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,163.64 $ 1,500.00-3,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,288.08 $ 900.00-1,600.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 235.59 $ 167.00-264.60
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 81.51 $ 80.25-125.00
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 2,827.00 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.92 3.50-4.30

Prices in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

These data are based on 663 entries in the past 18 months from 98 different contributors.
Last update: February, 2017
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Cost of living in New Orleans is 21.63% lower than in New York (Info)Our estimator (with default settings) estimate monthly expenses for a single person at 892.17$ and for four person family at 3,181.82$ (without rent).
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2 Comments so far

#Tara DeBoer on Dec 22, 2016 :
you should add pancakes, salmon, kale, rolaide, icecream, angle food cake, beignets, po- boys, has browns, couche - couche and king cakes
#S. Derby on Jul 18, 2016 :
You should include the price of ground and/or whole bean coffee. It's very important for decision making!