Cost of living in Huntsville, Alabama, United States

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district $11
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) $7
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast $4.04
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk $0.62
12 eggs, large $2.30
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes $4.33
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese $6
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples $3.40
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes $2.97
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket $3.59
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality $14
2 liters of Coca-Cola $1.77
Bread for 2 people for 1 day $1.55
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area $1,242
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area $808
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat $127
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area $897
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area $653
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio $94
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) $46
40” flat screen TV $321
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) $100
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) $7
Hourly rate for cleaning help $24
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) $39
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) $29
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) $69
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes $100
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new $19,333
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas $0.53
Monthly ticket public transport $37
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) $23
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) $5.40
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) $20
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) $89
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) $5.36
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) $3.00
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) $3.22
4 rolls of toilet paper $3.80
Tube of toothpaste $1.93
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city $18
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub $42
2 tickets to the movies $17
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) $82
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert $64
1 cocktail drink in downtown club $8
Cappuccino in expat area of the city $4.41
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) $4.57
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB $433
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) $0.27
1 month of gym membership in business district $35
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes $5.87
Some of these prices have some inconsistencies. They already provide a reliable comparison but they are not bullet-proof. They are based on 167 prices entered by 20 different people.
Latest price update: August 20, 2018.

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