Cost of Living in Austin, Texas in 2019

Cost of Living in Austin, Texas

Country: United States

Last updated: November 2018

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Estimated budget for 1 person$
FOOD
A loaf of bread (400 g)*27 pieces, Potato (1 kg)*8.4 kg, White rice (1 kg)*5 kg, Onion (1 kg)*2.5 kg, Salad (1 kg)*2.5 kg, Tomatoes (1 kg)*5 kg, Apples (kg)*3 kg, Bananas (kg)*3 kg, Orange (1 kg)*2 kg, Beef (1 kg)*4, Pork (1 kg)*2.5, Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg)*6 kg, Milk (1 l)*20 l, Local cheese (1 kg)*2 kg, Eggs (12) *4 pieces, Mineral water (1.5 l)*30 l
394.09$ 351.63
RENT
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre*1, Internet (60 Mbps)*1
1152.00$ 1027.88
Restaurants
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant)*4, Cappuccino (regular)*12, Coke/Pepsi (330 ml bottle)*10, Big Mac meal*4, Bottle of beer (local, 0,5 l)*5, Wine (700 ml)*1
188.10$ 167.83
Transport
Public transport (Monthly pass)*1, Taxi Start*5, Taxi (1 km)*20
92.50$ 82.53
Personal care
Tube of toothpaste*1, Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.)*1, Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.)*1, Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands)*0.3, Visit to private doctor*0.4
52.75$ 47.07
Entertaiment
1 ticket to the movie*3, 1 ticket to the theatre*1, Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult*1, 1 cocktail drink in downtown club*3
128.00$ 114.21
For 1 day, cheap varriant, per day$
Hostel (for 1 person)*1 28.00$ 24.98
A loaf of bread (400 g)*1, Local cheese (1 kg)*0.1, Milk (1 l)*1, Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg)*0.3, Apples (kg)*0.3, Bananas (kg)*0.3, Orange (1 kg)*0.3, Potato (1 kg)*0.5, Eggs (12) *0.4 13.06$ 11.65
Public transport (1 way ticket)*4 5.20$ 4.64
For 1 day, mid-range varriant, per day$
Budget hotel, 2-3 stars (Room/Night)*1 65.00$ 58.00
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant)*3 45.00$ 40.15
Public transport (1 way ticket)*6 7.80$ 6.96
Food prices$
A loaf of bread (400 g) 2.80$ 2.50
Milk (1 l) 0.84$ 0.75
Eggs (12) 3.00$ 2.68
Local cheese (1 kg) 9.80$ 8.74
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg) 9.26$ 8.26
White rice (1 kg) 2.80$ 2.50
Onion (1 kg) 2.30$ 2.05
Salad (1 kg) 1.37$ 1.22
Potato (1 kg) 2.10$ 1.87
Tomatoes (1 kg) 3.50$ 3.12
Bananas (kg) 1.19$ 1.06
Apples (kg) 4.60$ 4.10
Orange (1 kg) 5.57$ 4.97
Beef (1 kg) 12.80$ 11.42
Pork (1 kg) 12.00$ 10.71
Mineral water (1.5 l) 1.55$ 1.38
Restaurants$
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant) 15.00$ 13.38
Meal for 1 person (Mid-range Restaurant) 30.00$ 26.77
Cappuccino (regular) 4.70$ 4.19
Coke/Pepsi (330 ml bottle) 2.00$ 1.78
Water (330 ml bottle) 1.70$ 1.52
Big Mac meal 7.00$ 6.25
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 61.00$ 54.43
Alcohol$
Bottle of beer (local, 0,5 l) 2.00$ 1.78
Imported beer (0,33 l) 2.80$ 2.50
Wine (700 ml) 13.70$ 12.22
Vodka, rum, brandy 16.00$ 14.28
Pack of cigarettes 7.00$ 6.25
Hotels and hostels$
Hostel (for 1 person) 28.00$ 24.98
Budget hotel, 2-3 stars (Room/Night) 65.00$ 58.00
Mid-Range Hotel, 4 stars (Room/Night) 155.00$ 138.30
Luxury Hotel, 5 stars (Room/Night) 399.00$ 356.01
Apartments for rent$
Apartment (1 bedroom) in Downtown 1680.00$ 1499.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1090.00$ 972.56
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in Downtown 2880.00$ 2569.71
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1880.00$ 1677.45
Internet (60 Mbps) 62.00$ 55.32
Transportation$
Public transport (1 way ticket) 1.30$ 1.16
Public transport (Monthly pass) 41.50$ 37.03
Taxi Start 3.00$ 2.68
Taxi (1 km) 1.80$ 1.61
Taxi (1 hour Waiting) 29.00$ 25.88
Petrol (gas) 0.65$ 0.58
Personal care$
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 7.00$ 6.25
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 29.00$ 25.88
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, …) 6.00$ 5.35
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 4.00$ 3.57
Tube of toothpaste 2.00$ 1.78
Visit to private doctor 100.00$ 89.23
Standard men’s haircut in expat area 22.00$ 19.63
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 4.65$ 4.15
Entertainment$
1 ticket to the movie 11.00$ 9.81
1 ticket to the theatre 20.00$ 17.85
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.00$ 16.06
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 42.00$ 37.47
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 11.00$ 9.81
Other prices$
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 58.00$ 51.75
1 Summer Dress (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.00$ 45.51
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.00$ 72.27
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 113.00$ 100.83
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