Cost of Living in Philadelphia

Summary about cost of living in Philadelphia, PA, United States:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 15.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $ 50.00-130.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $ 8.00-9.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.50 $ 3.00-7.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ 5.00-10.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.53 $ 2.99-6.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.06 $ 1.30-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.55 $ 1.00-2.50
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.25 $ 2.69-5.19
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.00 $ 2.00-4.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.85 $ 1.29-2.75
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.99 $ 2.23-3.58
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.59 $ 2.99-9.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.38 $ 2.99-9.90
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.02 $ 5.00-10.00
Apples (1 lb) 2.29 $ 1.00-5.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.65 $ 0.49-1.00
Oranges (1 lb) 2.13 $ 1.00-5.00
Tomato (1 lb) 2.40 $ 1.00-4.00
Potato (1 lb) 1.58 $ 0.60-4.25
Onion (1 lb) 1.17 $ 0.69-2.89
Lettuce (1 head) 1.87 $ 1.09-2.99
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.55 $ 0.99-2.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.99 $ 9.99-18.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.27 $ 1.51-5.71
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.72 $ 2.00-5.99
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.31 $ 9.89-13.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 2.00-4.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 96.00 $ 57.00-120.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 2.70-4.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.50 $ 2.70-6.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 $ 24.00-30.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.72 $ 3.75-5.41
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $ 20,000.00-27,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,642.86 $ 22,500.00-26,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 157.68 $ 96.31-250.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $ 0.10-0.10
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.00 $ 50.00-100.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 44.17 $ 25.00-85.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.00 $ 0.00-50.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.50 $ 12.00-16.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,161.83 $ 800.00-1,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 28,685.71 $ 15,000.00-45,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 45.83 $ 30.00-89.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.60 $ 15.00-100.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.77 $ 60.00-100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 117.67 $ 70.00-250.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,806.71 $ 1,450.00-2,400.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,268.75 $ 1,000.00-1,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,250.00 $ 2,500.00-4,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,180.00 $ 1,800.00-2,750.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 595.68 $ 550.00-610.91
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 146.04 $ 109.45-200.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,999.04 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.00 3.00-5.43

Prices in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Last update: June 2022
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