Cost of Living in Wichita

Summary about cost of living in Wichita, KS, United States:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 $ 8.00-18.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $ 40.00-55.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 $ 6.00-9.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.25 $ 2.50-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.50 $ 4.00-6.50
Cappuccino (regular) 4.03 $ 2.00-5.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 $ 1.50-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.31 $ 1.00-1.99
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.74 $ 1.50-3.75
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.26 $ 1.00-4.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.51 $ 0.91-2.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.29 $ 1.00-3.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.79 $ 2.00-7.49
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.89 $ 2.00-7.99
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.52 $ 4.00-7.99
Apples (1 lb) 1.89 $ 0.59-3.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.62 $ 0.50-1.00
Oranges (1 lb) 1.45 $ 0.99-3.00
Tomato (1 lb) 1.88 $ 0.99-3.49
Potato (1 lb) 0.76 $ 0.40-1.00
Onion (1 lb) 1.01 $ 0.68-1.29
Lettuce (1 head) 1.40 $ 0.59-1.90
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.10 $ 1.00-1.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 10.00-20.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.45 $ 1.43-5.71
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 $ 1.09-3.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.46 $ 6.50-10.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 1.75-3.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 25.00 $ 15.00-55.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $ 2.00-3.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $ 2.00-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 42.50 $ 24.00-50.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.31 $ 3.59-4.59
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,500.00 $ 22,000.00-25,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,932.50 $ 20,730.00-25,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 194.57 $ 150.00-242.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 $ 0.10-0.20
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 58.75 $ 50.00-80.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.94 $ 10.00-60.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.67 $ 0.00-15.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.50 $ 10.00-15.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,202.33 $ 400.00-2,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,750.00 $ 6,000.00-7,500.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 42.56 $ 20.00-75.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.17 $ 25.00-45.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 74.44 $ 60.00-100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.17 $ 75.00-200.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,166.67 $ 1,100.00-1,300.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 754.17 $ 600.00-850.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,700.00 $ 1,500.00-2,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,250.00 $ 1,100.00-1,500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 266.06 $ 200.00-288.08
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 96.56 $ 54.70-135.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,949.81 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.39 2.75-5.43

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Last update: August 2022
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1 Comments so far
Michael Cruise on Dec 17, 2018:
I love it no traffic cheap apt center of town, Food is great many new restaurant, low price, lot to do Shocker basketball is high on the list, I can get anywhere in 15 mins, I have everything I need within 5 miles, 24hr food stores, cheap gas 175.00 only thing you need a car, , I live well on 1400.00 a month apt, 1 bed room view of rive, only think is there are no mountains,,,,Some people don't like it that their problem. 5.00 movies for seniors, bad bus system shut down a 7pm and now service on Sunday,,,