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Seattle vs Gold Coast
Sea vs Glc

Average net salary (After tax)

Gold Coast
Seattle

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Sea
Outside city centre
Glc
Sea

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Sea
Outside city centre
Glc
Sea

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Glc
Sea
Outside city centre
Glc
Sea

Mortgage rates

Gold Coast
4.5%
Seattle
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Gold Coast
Seattle

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Glc
Sea

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Glc
Sea

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Glc
Sea

Monthly pass

Regular price

Glc
Sea

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Gold Coast
Seattle

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Glc
Sea
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Glc
Sea
White bread 500g
Glc
Sea
Eggs 12
Glc
Sea
White rice 1kg
Glc
Sea

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Gold Coast
Seattle

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Glc
Sea
Beef round 1kg
Glc
Sea
Local cheese 1kg
Glc
Sea

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Glc
Sea
Lettuce 1 head
Glc
Sea
Tomatoes 1kg
Glc
Sea

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Glc
Sea
Oranges 1 head
Glc
Sea
Bananas 1kg
Glc
Sea

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Glc $4,070.74/mth
Sea $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Glc $4,070.74/mth
Sea $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Gold Coast
4.5%
Seattle
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Gold Coast are 17.14% higher than in Seattle

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Glc $4,070.74/mth
Sea $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Glc $4,070.74/mth
Sea $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Glc $4,070.74/mth
Sea $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Glc
Sea
Market 0.5L bottle
Glc
Sea

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Glc
Sea
Market 0.33L bottle
Glc
Sea

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Gold Coast
5
Seattle

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Glc
Sea

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Glc
Sea

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Glc
Sea
1 pair men's leather shoes
Glc
Sea

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Gold Coast
$15.33
Seattle
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Sea $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Sea $4,070.74/mth