Summary

Cost of living in Reno, NV is 4% more expensive than Tuscaloosa, AL according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$2,140
$2,045
Cost of Living
$3,255
$2,615
Average Salary
$1,504
$1,427
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Reno, NV
Tuscaloosa, AL
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,157.32
$1,098.13
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$999.72
$629.17
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,883.81
$2,016.67
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,692.42
$1,083.33

Salaries And Financing

Name
Reno, NV
Tuscaloosa, AL
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$3,255.77
$2,615.88
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%4.27
%4.20

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Reno, NV
Tuscaloosa, AL
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$157.7
$177.15
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.15
$0.14
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$60.68
$60.75

Markets

Name
Reno, NV
Tuscaloosa, AL
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.88
$0.77
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$3.15
$2.4
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.78
$2
Local Cheese (1kg)
$12.86
$8.82
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$2.02
$1.76
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$14.57
$10.17
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.67
$2.39
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.17
$2.53
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$7.53
$5
Apples (1kg)
$4.79
$5.14
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$9.46
$8.62
Oranges (1kg)
$2.73
$5.07
Potato (1kg)
$2.14
$2.91
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.46
$1.13
Rice (white), (1kg)
$4.37
$3.87
Tomato (1kg)
$3.9
$3.45
Banana (1kg)
$1.56
$1.38
Onion (1kg)
$2.64
$3.08
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$14.03
$9.55

Transportation

Name
Reno, NV
Tuscaloosa, AL
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2
$2.33
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$60
$45
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.91
$0.63
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$22,124.84
$22,333.33
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.63
$3.17
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.09
$1.66
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$26.5
$23
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$23,758.61
$21,472.57

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Reno, NV
Tuscaloosa, AL
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$42.88
$39.83
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$34.16
$35.17
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$73.58
$70
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$94.77
$94.12

Restaurants

Name
Reno, NV
Tuscaloosa, AL
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$13.5
$13.48
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$52.5
$40.17
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.34
$6.5
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$4.14
$3.67
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$5.42
$5.17
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.71
$1.57
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.46
$1.37
Cappuccino (regular)
$4.36
$3.71

Sports And Leisure

Name
Reno, NV
Tuscaloosa, AL
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$31.91
$33
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$10.38
$0
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$10.73
$9.67

Childcare

Name
Reno, NV
Tuscaloosa, AL
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$993.15
$622.22
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$15,416.67
$15,500

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Reno, NV
Tuscaloosa, AL
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$2,628.15
$1,652.33
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$2,117.43
$986.45