Cost of Living in Richmond

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

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 $ 16.00-30.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $ 45.00-110.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.75 $ 8.00-11.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 $ 4.00-9.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $ 5.00-11.00
Cappuccino (regular) 5.07 $ 3.00-8.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.15 $ 2.00-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 $ 2.00-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.35 $ 2.89-3.89
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.29 $ 1.00-3.85
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.52 $ 0.73-2.65
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.67 $ 2.36-2.99
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.06 $ 3.55-7.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.64 $ 2.75-4.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.87 $ 4.89-7.00
Apples (1 lb) 2.16 $ 1.33-2.98
Banana (1 lb) 0.53 $ 0.45-0.97
Oranges (1 lb) 1.80 $ 0.79-6.99
Tomato (1 lb) 1.86 $ 0.89-2.50
Potato (1 lb) 1.03 $ 0.29-1.99
Onion (1 lb) 1.05 $ 0.79-1.50
Lettuce (1 head) 1.52 $ 1.29-1.79
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.87 $ 0.99-2.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.48 $ 6.99-12.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.42 $ 0.93-3.56
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.90 $ 1.21-2.99
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.50 $ 6.00-8.50
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.88 $ 1.75-2.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 43.50 $ 27.00-60.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 2.50-8.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $ 2.50-5.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22.50 $ 21.00-35.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.68 $ 3.09-4.99
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,472.50 $ 21,866.00-25,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,543.75 $ 19,000.00-23,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 155.40 $ 110.00-220.37
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 $ 0.00-0.10
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 72.92 $ 60.00-100.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.00 $ 25.00-60.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.00 $
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 9.00-20.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 776.67 $ 450.00-1,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,750.00 $ 10,000.00-20,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 42.78 $ 32.48-60.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.64 $ 25.00-55.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.18 $ 55.00-99.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 121.67 $ 77.13-159.99
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,533.18 $ 1,120.00-1,800.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,306.67 $ 850.00-1,600.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,172.22 $ 1,750.00-2,600.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,840.00 $ 1,500.00-2,400.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 384.00 $ 189.00-563.00
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 138.33 $ 69.00-191.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,320.67 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.43 5.43-5.43

Prices in Richmond, Virginia

This city had 205 entries in the past 12 months by 45 different contributors.
Last update: January 2023
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3 Comments so far
Philip Coffman on Apr 02, 2019:
This site was once easy to use. WTF did you do to it?
C. Rob on Mar 29, 2019:
I am in agreement. City of Richmond and Henrico County utilities are out or control. I have resided in five states and this is the worst. Hold on to your pay records because i'm certain at some point residents will be receiving refunds because something is just not right!
Austin on Mar 21, 2019:
I would really like to know what the price of water in Richmond would be. I have lived in Richmond for my entire life but don't know approximately what I am paying for the necessary resource that we, as human beings call water.