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    Cost of living in Phoenix, Arizona, United States

    FoodUpdate prices
    Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district$16
    Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar)$8
    500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast$3.79
    1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk$0.72
    12 eggs, large$2.83
    1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes$4.23
    500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese$5.08
    1 kg (2 lb.) of apples$3.00
    1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes$1.47
    0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket$2.31
    1 bottle of red table wine, good quality$13
    2 liters of coca-cola$1.66
    Bread for 2 people for 1 day$2.15
    HousingUpdate prices
    Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area$2,067
    Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area$1,247
    Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas …) for 2 people in 85m2 flat$164
    Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area$1,319
    Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area$977
    Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas …) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio$149
    Internet 8 mbps (1 month)$72
    40” flat screen tv$353
    Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands)$155
    Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.)$11
    Hourly rate for cleaning help$19
    ClothesUpdate prices
    1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar)$46
    1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers)$50
    1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands)$93
    1 pair of men’s leather business shoes$128
    TransportationUpdate prices
    Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new$23,320
    1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas$0.71
    Monthly ticket public transport$60
    Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles)$17
    Personal CareUpdate prices
    Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands)$5.78
    1 box of antibiotics (12 doses)$23
    Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes)$65
    1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, …)$5.86
    Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.)$3.27
    Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.)$4.72
    4 rolls of toilet paper$2.96
    Tube of toothpaste$1.97
    Standard men’s haircut in expat area of the city$20
    EntertainmentUpdate prices
    Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub$46
    2 tickets to the movies$25
    2 tickets to the theater (best available seats)$168
    Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert$65
    1 cocktail drink in downtown club$11
    Cappuccino in expat area of the city$5.96
    1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.)$4.96
    Ipad wi-fi 128gb$422
    1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans)$0.38
    1 month of gym membership in business district$31
    1 package of marlboro cigarettes$8

    These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 450 prices entered by 65 different people.Latest price update: September 26, 2021

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