Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Memphis - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiMemphis
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$1514
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$3295
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$857
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$1113
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$415
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$96.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$2846
🏙️ Population
1M
647k

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 15% more expensive than in Memphis. Cities ranked 1730th and 2351st ($1741 vs $1514) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1901st in the United Arab Emirates and the United States, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 1.9 months in Memphis. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Memphis ranked 48th in the United States, while ranked 257th and 143rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Memphis

Abu DhabiMemphis
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$11.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$42.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$4.57
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$4.91
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$1.87
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$808
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$678
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$1196
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$843
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$91.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$139
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$60.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
3.57%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$1060
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$476
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$1.77
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$48.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$14.8
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$0.61
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$0.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$2.06
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$3.26
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$2.29
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$9.32
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$6.21
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$8.01
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$3.45
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.54
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$2.41
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$2.47
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.7
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$1.96
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$1.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.59
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$14.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$1.9
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$5.08
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$9.21
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$4.93
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$3.11
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.52
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$31.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$11.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$132
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$13.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$45.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$79.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$898
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$11250

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117 km or 73 miMadinat Zayed
$1381
129 km or 80 miDubai
$1836
142 km or 88 miSharjah
$1224
143 km or 89 miAl Ain
$1450
152 km or 94 miAjman
$1537
170 km or 105 miUmm al-Quwain
$1162
211 km or 131 miFujairah
$1299
237 km or 147 miRas al-Khaimah
$1419
300 km or 187 miDoha
$1804
318 km or 198 miAl Khor
$1668
356 km or 221 miBandar Abbas
$453
365 km or 227 miNizwa
$787
395 km or 246 miSeeb
$1106
425 km or 264 miRiffa
$1077
427 km or 265 miManama
$1284
428 km or 266 miIsa Town
$1141
439 km or 273 miMuscat
$1034
454 km or 282 miJahrom
$442
468 km or 291 miDhahran
$840
481 km or 299 miDammam
$955
486 km or 302 miAl-Mubarraz
$901
501 km or 311 miFasa
$441
514 km or 320 miQatif
$651
548 km or 341 miJubail
$888
568 km or 353 miSirjan
$445
575 km or 357 miJiroft
$440
599 km or 372 miShiraz
$420
610 km or 379 miBushehr
$412
617 km or 384 miBorazjan
$441
620 km or 385 miMarvdasht
$443
632 km or 392 miKazerun
$441
637 km or 396 miChabahar
$440
649 km or 404 miBam
$442
678 km or 421 miRafsanjan
$441
698 km or 434 miKerman
$429
701 km or 435 miIranshahr
$374
741 km or 460 miYasuj
$569
775 km or 481 miRiyadh
$942
790 km or 491 miAl Wafrah
$1074
792 km or 492 miBehbahan
$442

Cities near Memphis

DistanceCityCost of living
16 km or 10 miGermantown
$1831
17 km or 10 miBartlett
$1748
17 km or 10 miSouthaven
$1747
19 km or 12 miHorn Lake
$1754
19 km or 12 miWest Memphis
$1749
21 km or 13 miOlive Branch
$1755
27 km or 17 miCollierville
$1749
38 km or 24 miAtoka
$1755
94 km or 58 miOxford
$1727
103 km or 64 miJonesboro
$1398
115 km or 71 miParagould
$1745
116 km or 72 miDyersburg
$1726
119 km or 74 miJackson
$1366
149 km or 92 miTupelo
$1361
161 km or 100 miSearcy
$1752
187 km or 116 miPoplar Bluff
$1116
187 km or 116 miCabot
$1783
197 km or 123 miJacksonville
$1744
207 km or 128 miSherwood
$1743
212 km or 132 miStarkville
$1289
213 km or 132 miPine Bluff
$1757
213 km or 132 miNorth Little Rock
$1753
213 km or 132 miFlorence
$1324
215 km or 134 miGreenville
$1754
219 km or 136 miLittle Rock
$1471
223 km or 139 miMurray
$1753
226 km or 140 miConway
$1222
230 km or 143 miColumbus
$1742
245 km or 153 miBenton
$1805
247 km or 153 miCape Girardeau
$1406
249 km or 154 miPaducah
$1399
271 km or 168 miColumbia
$1831
276 km or 172 miAthens
$1748
279 km or 173 miDecatur
$1228
283 km or 176 miClarksville
$1579
286 km or 178 miSpring Hill
$1780
288 km or 179 miRussellville
$1267
290 km or 180 miHot Springs
$1532
295 km or 183 miHopkinsville
$1746
296 km or 184 miFranklin
$1943