Cost of living in Miami, Florida, United States

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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district $15
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) $7
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast $4.54
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk $1.09
12 eggs, large $2.89
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes $4.38
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese $5.69
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples $3.92
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes $1.69
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket $3.38
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality $12
2 liters of Coca-Cola $1.77
Bread for 2 people for 1 day $2.37
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area $2,457
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat $182
Internet 8MB (1 month) $43
40” flat screen TV $458
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt $75
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) $8
Hourly rate for cleaning help $26
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) $38
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) $49
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) $80
1 pair of leather business shoes $118
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new $26,080
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas $0.84
Monthly ticket public transport $105
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) $24
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) $9
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) $6
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) $5.38
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) $4.93
4 rolls of toilet paper $2.73
Tube of toothpaste $2.54
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city $21
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub $51
2 tickets to the movies $23
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) $253
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant including wine and dessert $69
1 cocktail drink in downtown club $12
Cappuccino in expat area of the city $4.28
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) $4.94
iPod nano 16GB $140
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) $0.72
1 month of gym membership in business district $42
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes $6
Some of these prices have some inconsistencies. They already provide a reliable comparison but they are not bullet-proof. They are based on 4,187 prices entered by 407 different people.
Latest price update: April 24, 2015.

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