Cost of Living in West Palm Beach

Summary about cost of living in West Palm Beach, FL, United States:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 10.00-20.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $ 35.00-85.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 $ 7.89-10.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $ 3.50-10.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ 5.00-12.00
Cappuccino (regular) 6.33 $ 5.00-8.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.61 $ 1.50-4.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.75 $ 1.00-3.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.84 $ 3.00-4.29
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.23 $ 1.50-4.31
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.42 $ 0.85-3.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.11 $ 1.50-4.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.75 $ 3.00-7.15
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.04 $ 1.50-6.75
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.36 $ 3.50-10.00
Apples (1 lb) 2.29 $ 0.99-4.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.65 $ 0.42-2.00
Oranges (1 lb) 3.44 $ 0.99-5.50
Tomato (1 lb) 2.24 $ 0.59-3.00
Potato (1 lb) 1.06 $ 0.40-3.00
Onion (1 lb) 1.18 $ 0.40-3.00
Lettuce (1 head) 2.46 $ 1.99-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.64 $ 1.00-4.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 8.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.43 $ 1.07-3.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.17 $ 1.50-4.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 $ 7.00-15.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 $ 2.00-4.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $ 50.00-195.65
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $ 2.50-8.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.64 $ 2.64-2.92
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) ?
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.27 $ 1.89-2.59
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,750.00 $ 22,500.00-23,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,700.00 $ 20,000.00-22,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 179.36 $ 111.56-225.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 66.75 $ 45.00-90.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27.50 $ 12.00-30.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.50 $ 10.00-30.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $ 10.00-20.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 687.50 $ 450.00-1,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,000.00 $
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 45.62 $ 30.00-65.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.83 $ 25.00-65.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.71 $ 55.00-110.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 96.12 $ 50.00-150.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,698.92 $ 1,500.00-1,900.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,321.64 $ 900.00-1,650.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,969.09 $ 1,800.00-3,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,820.42 $ 1,650.00-2,200.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 810.10 $ 297.16-2,286.65
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 161.52 $ 148.80-200.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,643.76 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.76 3.15-5.00

Prices in West Palm Beach, Florida

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Last update: April 2021
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Colin on Sep 19, 2017:
Would love to emigrate to the USA, although I would only do it if cost of living is similar or better than where I am now (UK). Maybe the grass is always greener on the other side.