Spain is 29.9% cheaper than Virginia.

If you lived in Spain instead of Virginia, you would:

pay 15.5% less for restaurants

 
Virginia
Spain
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $15.17
 
$11.33
€9.94
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.11
 
$7.79
€6.83
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.99
 
$1.86
€1.63

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pay 37.3% less for groceries

 
Virginia
Spain
Bread
1 loaf
$2.93
 
$1.05
€0.92
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.78
 
$5.33
€4.67
Milk (1 gallon) $3.28
 
$3.14
€2.76

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pay 10.5% less for transportation

 
Virginia
Spain
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.32
 
$6.07
€5.33
Monthly public transit pass $109.46
 
$38.58
€33.83
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,281.94
 
$21,470.28
€18,827.31

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pay 45.8% less for housing

 
Virginia
Spain
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$73.31
 
$40.74
€35.73
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,478.88
 
$646.42
€566.85
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,176.37
 
$522.31
€458.01

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pay 67.7% less for childcare

 
Virginia
Spain
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,208.51
 
$330.89
€290.16
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $18,262.97
 
$6,816.46
€5,977.36

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pay 39.7% less for entertainment and sports

 
Virginia
Spain
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $6.12
 
$2.43
€2.13
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.59
 
$1.70
€1.49
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$7.04
 
$5.18
€4.55

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pay 7.5% more for clothing

 
Virginia
Spain
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$43.54
 
$73.17
€64.16
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$35.83
 
$30.09
€26.39
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$79.62
 
$71.32
€62.54

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