Cost of Living in Tacoma

Summary about cost of living in Tacoma, WA, United States:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 4.95-28.50
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $ 60.00-120.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 $ 10.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $ 2.00-6.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.75 $ 3.00-8.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.81 $ 3.00-6.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 $ 1.50-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.65 $ 1.10-3.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.03 $ 2.12-4.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.51 $ 1.19-3.59
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.64 $ 1.25-4.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.58 $ 1.39-3.39
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.03 $ 4.25-11.99
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.60 $ 3.99-7.99
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.81 $ 5.99-12.00
Apples (1 lb) 2.29 $ 1.00-3.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 $ 0.45-1.50
Oranges (1 lb) 1.87 $ 1.29-3.10
Tomato (1 lb) 2.32 $ 1.50-3.49
Potato (1 lb) 1.02 $ 0.40-1.50
Onion (1 lb) 1.05 $ 0.49-1.50
Lettuce (1 head) 2.30 $ 1.50-2.99
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.98 $ 1.00-2.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 9.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.00 $ 1.54-4.29
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.88 $ 1.75-5.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $ 9.88-11.60
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.38 $ 2.00-3.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 57.50 $ 37.00-90.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.38 $ 2.50-3.50
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $ 2.50-3.50
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 $ 40.00-60.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.15 $ 4.25-5.49
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $ 22,000.00-29,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,119.80 $ 24,000.00-25,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 185.44 $ 100.00-300.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $ 0.07-0.25
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.57 $ 50.00-90.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 71.75 $ 20.00-250.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.00 $
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.75 $ 11.00-15.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 762.50 $ 600.00-1,220.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,000.00 $ 20,000.00-24,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 56.71 $ 40.00-75.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.38 $ 22.00-75.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.29 $ 65.00-90.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 113.33 $ 55.00-200.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,771.43 $ 1,500.00-2,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,349.78 $ 1,200.00-1,800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,933.33 $ 2,500.00-3,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,550.00 $ 2,000.00-3,200.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 643.04 $ 282.00-1,607.32
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 288.37 $ 250.00-350.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,606.46 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.09 3.10-5.43

Prices in Tacoma, Washington

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Last update: August 2022
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