Alexandria vs Seattle - Cost of Living Comparison

Alexandria Seattle
🚶 Cost of living one person
$326
$2881
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$803
$6573
🏠 One person rent
$110
$1844
🏘️ Family rent
$184
$3045
🍽️ Food expenses
$138
$678
🚐 Transport expenses
$34.6
$164
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$130
$6182
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
36 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
48
77
😀 Quality of life
51
90
🏙️ Population
4.87M
737K

The cost of living in Alexandria is 89% less expensive than in Seattle. Cities ranked 9104th and 64th ($326 vs $2881) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 52nd in Egypt and the United States, respectively. Check Egypt vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Alexandria compared to 2.1 months in Seattle. Alexandria ranked 3rd best city to live in Egypt vs Seattle ranked 24th in the United States, while ranked 6192nd and 113th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Alexandria vs Seattle

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Alexandria Seattle
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.57
$18.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.2
$80.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.51
$11.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.74
$7.04
 Cappuccino
$1.32
$5.64
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.21
$2.55
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$129
$2005
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$75.4
$1554
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$245
$3561
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$129
$2571
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$15.1
$143
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$23.3
$219
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.61
$56.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.74%
5.49%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$571
$7767
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$196
$5281
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.17
$2.74
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$8.39
$92.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.84
$20
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.32
$1.31
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.79
$1.12
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.29
$3.13
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
$3.75
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.18
$4.06
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3
$16.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.96
$15.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.12
$18.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$5.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.49
$2.54
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
$5.23
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.29
$5.94
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.29
$2.61
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.22
$3.28
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.12
$1.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.58
$2.81
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.16
$16
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.34
$3.27
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.61
$10.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.36
$8.2
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.16
$5.66
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.49
$5.96
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.81
$2.46
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.5
$50.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.14
$14.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$8.03
$164
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.61
$27
👖 Brand Jeans
$22.4
$56.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$71.7
$96.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$59.8
$1637
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1732
$28061

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Distance City Cost of living
21 km or 13 mi Kafr El Dawwar
$264
55 km or 34 mi Damanhur
$283
113 km or 70 mi Tanta
$245
122 km or 76 mi El Mahalla El Kubra
$257
126 km or 78 mi Shibin El Kom
$253
141 km or 87 mi Mansoura
$255
146 km or 91 mi Benha
$226
167 km or 104 mi Zagazig
$265
174 km or 108 mi Shubra El Kheima
$275
179 km or 111 mi Cairo
$394
181 km or 113 mi Giza
$287
182 km or 113 mi Damietta
$248
203 km or 126 mi Helwan
$270
225 km or 140 mi Port Said
$322
229 km or 142 mi Faiyum
$265
234 km or 146 mi Ismailia
$230
262 km or 163 mi Beni Suef
$212
286 km or 177 mi Suez
$238
356 km or 221 mi Minya
$264
432 km or 268 mi Gaza
$696
444 km or 276 mi Netivot
$1692
444 km or 276 mi Ashkelon
$1586
446 km or 277 mi Sderot
$1694
447 km or 278 mi Ofakim
$1693
454 km or 282 mi Ashdod
$1771
460 km or 286 mi Rahat
$1700
461 km or 287 mi Paphos
$1168
462 km or 287 mi Kiryat Malakhi
$1687
463 km or 287 mi Asyut
$279
463 km or 288 mi Yavne
$1693
463 km or 288 mi Kiryat Gat
$1660
464 km or 288 mi Beersheba
$1483
467 km or 290 mi Bat Yam
$1878
468 km or 291 mi Holon
$1836
470 km or 292 mi Ness Ziona
$1698
470 km or 292 mi Rehovot
$1776
470 km or 292 mi Rishon LeZion
$1809
473 km or 294 mi Tel Aviv
$2298
473 km or 294 mi Givatayim
$2032
474 km or 295 mi Ramat Gan
$2162

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Distance City Cost of living
9.1 km or 5.7 mi Mercer Island
$2007
11 km or 6.5 mi Bellevue
$3222
14 km or 8.5 mi Kirkland
$2024
15 km or 9.2 mi Tukwila
$2341
15 km or 9.5 mi Burien
$2024
16 km or 10 mi Bainbridge Island
$2030
17 km or 10 mi Shoreline
$2714
17 km or 10 mi Renton
$2327
17 km or 11 mi Redmond
$2969
17 km or 11 mi Kenmore
$1963
19 km or 12 mi SeaTac
$2303
21 km or 13 mi Bothell
$2619
22 km or 14 mi Sammamish
$2016
22 km or 14 mi Edmonds
$2014
23 km or 14 mi Issaquah
$2658
24 km or 15 mi Des Moines
$2017
24 km or 15 mi Lynnwood
$2015
24 km or 15 mi Bremerton
$2427
26 km or 16 mi Kent
$2150
30 km or 19 mi Mill Creek
$2020
33 km or 20 mi Federal Way
$2023
34 km or 21 mi Maple Valley
$2025
35 km or 21 mi Mukilteo
$2001
35 km or 22 mi Auburn
$2175
41 km or 25 mi Everett
$2462
42 km or 26 mi Tacoma
$2440
46 km or 28 mi University Place
$2042
48 km or 30 mi Puyallup
$2421
50 km or 31 mi Lake Stevens
$2022
51 km or 32 mi Lakewood
$2178
52 km or 33 mi Marysville
$2015
57 km or 35 mi Spanaway
$2230
74 km or 46 mi Lacey
$2391
76 km or 47 mi Olympia
$2208
78 km or 48 mi Sequim
$2843
80 km or 50 mi Oak Harbor
$2056
90 km or 56 mi Mount Vernon
$2212
100 km or 62 mi Port Angeles
$2064
109 km or 68 mi Centralia
$2108
119 km or 74 mi Victoria
$2046