Cost of living in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States

Change the currency:
Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district $14
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) $7
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast $4.36
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk $0.99
12 eggs, large $3.38
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes $3.82
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese $8
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples $3.27
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes $1.60
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket $2.28
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality $13
2 liters of Coca-Cola $2.24
Bread for 2 people for 1 day $1.95
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area $2,014
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area $1,376
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat $172
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area $1,364
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area $945
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio $95
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) $39
40” flat screen TV $336
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) $119
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) $11
Hourly rate for cleaning help $19
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) $58
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) $63
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) $81
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes $124
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new $21,725
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas $0.65
Monthly ticket public transport $61
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) $15
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) $7
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) $13
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) $140
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) $7
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) $3.14
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) $3.65
4 rolls of toilet paper $3.54
Tube of toothpaste $1.84
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city $17
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub $44
2 tickets to the movies $27
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) $174
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert $82
1 cocktail drink in downtown club $12
Cappuccino in expat area of the city $5.27
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) $5.66
iPod nano 16GB $157
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) $0.25
1 month of gym membership in business district $22
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes $7
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 816 prices entered by 57 different people.
Latest price update: July 24, 2017.

Fort Lauderdale, Florida position in our World Ranking

the world
71st
out of 289
n. america
29th
out of 80
usa
26th
out of 68

Cheapest and most expensive products in Fort Lauderdale, Florida compared to other cities:

the world
3rd
n. america
1st
usa
1st
usa
3rd

Do you live in Fort Lauderdale, Florida? We need your help!

What is the price of

Prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans)

in Fort Lauderdale, Florida?

$

International Cost of Living Index

loading...

Recent Prices Added

  • 40ml deodorant, roll-on in Chengdu costs 元88 (5 minutes ago)
  • Ipad air 2, 64gb in Skopje costs 99,999 ден (6 minutes ago)
  • Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in Isfahan costs ﷼‎ 70,000 (11 minutes ago)
  • 1 liter of gasoline in Zwolle costs €2.60 (16 minutes ago)
  • Internet connection 300 mbps, 1 month in Orlando, Florida costs $79 (30 minutes ago)
  • Internet connection 300 mbps, 1 month in Cebu City costs Php15,000 (40 minutes ago)

What do you think about the cost of living in Fort Lauderdale, Florida?