Cost of Living Comparison

If you lived in Virginia instead of American Samoa, you would:

pay (unknown) more for restaurants

  American Samoa Virginia help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant ?? $14.14
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? $7.39
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $2.01
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) ?? $1.64

American Samoa vs. Virginia - Cost of restaurants

pay (unknown) more for groceries

  American Samoa Virginia help_outline  
1 loaf
?? $2.88
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $6.03
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $3.27
1 dozen
?? $2.23
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) ?? $4.42
Apples (1 lb) ?? $2.42
Bananas (1 lb) ?? $0.64
Oranges (1 lb) ?? $2.28
Tomatoes (1 lb) ?? $2.14
Potatoes (1 lb) ?? $1.53
Onions (1 lb) ?? $1.51

American Samoa vs. Virginia - Cost of groceries

pay (unknown) more for transportation

  American Samoa Virginia help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) ?? $2.47
Monthly public transit pass ?? $91.71
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $21,614.24
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $14.46

American Samoa vs. Virginia - Cost of transportation

pay (unknown) more for housing

  American Samoa Virginia help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
?? $71.62
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area ?? $1,322.35
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center ?? $1,068.41
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
?? $115.64

American Samoa vs. Virginia - Cost of housing

pay (unknown) more for childcare

  American Samoa Virginia help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly ?? $1,106.56
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $19,793.57

American Samoa vs. Virginia - Cost of childcare

pay (unknown) more for entertainment and sports

  American Samoa Virginia help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) ?? $4.84
Cappuccino in mid-range area ?? $4.36
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $6.16
Monthly membership at local gym ?? $42.80
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $12.47

American Samoa vs. Virginia - Cost of entertainment and sports

pay (unknown) more for clothing

  American Samoa Virginia help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $46.24
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $39.91
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $80.56
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $101.08

American Samoa vs. Virginia - Cost of clothing
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