Prices in Abuja vs Austin - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaAustin
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$1964
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$4303
🏠 One person rent
$649
$1244
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$1905
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$452
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$107
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$4287
🏙️ Population
1.24M
913k

The cost of living in Abuja is 49% less expensive than in Austin. Cities ranked 5370th and 352nd ($1010 vs $1964) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 256th in Nigeria and the United States, respectively. Check Nigeria vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 2.2 months in Austin. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Austin ranked 19th in the United States, while ranked 8987th and 63rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Austin

AbujaAustin
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$11.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$50.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$7.18
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$4.91
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$4.88
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$1.91
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$1503
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$984
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$2380
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$1522
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$100
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$155
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$56.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
3.94%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$4120
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$2069
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$1.25
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$44
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$15.8
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.62
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$0.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.99
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$2.47
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$2.92
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$11.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$8.11
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$11.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$3.51
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.22
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$3.97
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$3.84
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.93
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$2.35
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$1.08
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.82
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$13.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$3.01
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$7.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$6.58
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$4.67
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$3.87
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.88
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$43.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$12
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$128
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$23.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$47.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$88.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$942
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$16618

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120 km or 74 miMinna
$531
163 km or 101 miKaduna
$716
181 km or 113 miJos
$624
225 km or 140 miZaria
$570
291 km or 181 miEnugu
$921
293 km or 182 miBauchi
$694
296 km or 184 miOwo
$632
297 km or 185 miAdo Ekiti
$695
321 km or 199 miAwka
$633
323 km or 201 miAkure
$648
329 km or 204 miIlorin
$739
331 km or 205 miOnitsha
$516
346 km or 215 miKano
$515
352 km or 219 miOsogbo
$544
357 km or 222 miGusau
$630
367 km or 228 miIfe
$628
368 km or 229 miBenin
$858
392 km or 243 miUmuahia
$664
400 km or 249 miOwerri
$677
414 km or 257 miOyo
$706
434 km or 270 miIbadan
$932
438 km or 272 miKatsina
$628
438 km or 272 miWarri
$617
438 km or 272 miAba
$638
456 km or 283 miBamenda
$543
466 km or 289 miCalabar
$655
482 km or 299 miPort Harcourt
$765
496 km or 308 miMaradi
$895
503 km or 312 miAbeokuta
$648
509 km or 316 miSokoto
$592
513 km or 319 miBafoussam
$571
536 km or 333 miLagos
$1036
537 km or 334 miKumba
$560
552 km or 343 miZinder
$894
562 km or 349 miSave
$587
574 km or 357 miDamaturu
$635
577 km or 358 miBuea
$546
592 km or 368 miLimbe
$521
606 km or 377 miMalabo
$1254
608 km or 378 miDouala
$593

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DistanceCityCost of living
19 km or 12 miPflugerville
$1751
25 km or 15 miRound Rock
$1614
25 km or 15 miCedar Park
$1750
31 km or 20 miLeander
$1728
37 km or 23 miKyle
$1744
39 km or 24 miGeorgetown
$1755
51 km or 32 miSan Marcos
$1666
76 km or 47 miNew Braunfels
$1553
84 km or 52 miSeguin
$1744
86 km or 53 miHarker Heights
$1746
90 km or 56 miKilleen
$1399
93 km or 58 miCopperas Cove
$1750
95 km or 59 miCibolo
$1752
96 km or 60 miSchertz
$1755
96 km or 60 miTemple
$1482
122 km or 76 miSan Antonio
$1643
137 km or 85 miBryan
$1760
138 km or 86 miKerrville
$1538
140 km or 87 miCollege Station
$1421
150 km or 93 miWaco
$1349
180 km or 112 miVictoria
$1667
204 km or 126 miRosenberg
$1750
214 km or 133 miHuntsville
$1457
215 km or 133 miThe Woodlands
$1768
218 km or 136 miStephenville
$1810
218 km or 136 miConroe
$1616
219 km or 136 miSugar Land
$1500
226 km or 140 miMissouri
$1751
227 km or 141 miSpring
$1952
230 km or 143 miCleburne
$1755
233 km or 145 miCorsicana
$1745
234 km or 145 miHouston
$1760
248 km or 154 miWaxahachie
$1754
249 km or 155 miPearland
$1755
252 km or 156 miBurleson
$1760
252 km or 157 miMidlothian
$1673
256 km or 159 miPasadena
$1768
258 km or 160 miAlvin
$1753
260 km or 161 miFriendswood
$1753
260 km or 161 miMansfield
$1795