Cost of Living Calculator | Atlanta, GA vs St. Louis, MO | NerdWallet - Personal Finance

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To maintain your standard of living, you need to earn:
$45,382 in St. Louis, MO

The cost of living is 9% lower in St. Louis, MO
Housing image    Housing costs 23% less in St. Louis, MO hide details  -
Sample housing costs Atlanta, GA St. Louis, MO
Median 2-bedroom apartment rent $1,052 / month $862 / month
Median home price (3BR, 2BA) $279,257 $211,594
Monthly mortgage + interest $1,001 / month $748 / month
Transportation image    Transportation costs 13% less in St. Louis, MO hide details  -
Sample transportation costs Atlanta, GA St. Louis, MO
Gas (per gallon) $1.93 $1.58
Food image    Food costs 2% less in St. Louis, MO hide details  -
Sample food costs Atlanta, GA St. Louis, MO
Bread $4.14 $2.25
Dozen eggs $2.00 $2.68
Gallon of milk $2.07 $2.37
12-inch Pizza Hut pizza $8.00 $8.39
McDonalds Quarter-Pounder with cheese $3.72 $3.93
Entertainment image    Entertainment costs 9% less in St. Louis, MO hide details  -
Sample entertainment costs Atlanta, GA St. Louis, MO
Movie ticket $12.92 $10.41
Bowling game $4.93 $3.82
6-pack Heineken beer $9.14 $7.99