Glasgow vs Long Beach - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Long Beach
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$2251
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$5126
🏠 One person rent
$841
$1471
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$2507
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$525
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$114
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$4597
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
94
94
😀 Quality of life
96
74
🏙️ Population
626K
462K

The cost of living in Glasgow is 32% less expensive than in Long Beach. Cities ranked 2601st and 282nd ($1533 vs $2251) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 218th in the United Kingdom and the United States, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 2 months in Long Beach. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Long Beach ranked 160th in the United States, while ranked 11th and 972nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Long Beach

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Glasgow Long Beach
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$14.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$56.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$9.46
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$7.51
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$5.47
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$2.78
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$1693
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$1228
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$3013
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$2131
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$93.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$143
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$56
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
5.48%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$9751
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$9436
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$1.51
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$73
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$17.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$1.39
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$3.4
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$5.17
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$3.37
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$12.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$8.97
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$15.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$3.92
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.67
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$2.93
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$3.99
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.79
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$2.54
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.84
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$1.76
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$9.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$2.78
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$8.96
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$8.14
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$5.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$4.13
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$1.64
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$29.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$13.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$109
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$16.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$43.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$82.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$1278
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$16825

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Cities near Glasgow

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi East Kilbride
$1500
11 km or 7.1 mi Paisley
$1498
16 km or 10 mi Hamilton
$1497
19 km or 12 mi Cumbernauld
$1505
32 km or 20 mi Kilmarnock
$1148
34 km or 21 mi Greenock
$1198
35 km or 21 mi Stirling
$1282
37 km or 23 mi Irvine
$1496
40 km or 25 mi Alloa
$1497
46 km or 29 mi Livingston
$1378
50 km or 31 mi Ayr
$955
54 km or 34 mi Dunfermline
$1384
66 km or 41 mi Edinburgh
$1695
73 km or 45 mi Kirkcaldy
$1285
78 km or 49 mi Perth
$1553
97 km or 60 mi Dumfries
$1200
104 km or 65 mi Dundee
$1157
136 km or 85 mi Carlisle
$1273
152 km or 94 mi Whitehaven
$1461
161 km or 100 mi Bangor
$1128
170 km or 106 mi Newtownabbey
$1498
176 km or 110 mi Belfast
$1545
181 km or 112 mi Inverness
$1406
187 km or 116 mi Lisburn
$1495
191 km or 119 mi Douglas
$1482
193 km or 120 mi Newcastle upon Tyne
$1340
195 km or 121 mi Aberdeen
$1302
196 km or 121 mi Gateshead
$1498
200 km or 124 mi Jarrow
$1496
201 km or 125 mi Tynemouth
$1496
202 km or 126 mi South Shields
$1502
203 km or 126 mi Washington
$1495
207 km or 128 mi Elgin
$1409
208 km or 129 mi Durham
$1372
210 km or 131 mi Sunderland
$1321
211 km or 131 mi Bishop Auckland
$1492
218 km or 135 mi Derry
$1261
219 km or 136 mi Morecambe
$1408
222 km or 138 mi Lancaster
$1424
227 km or 141 mi Darlington
$1211

Cities near Long Beach

Distance City Cost of living
9.9 km or 6.2 mi Carson
$2040
11 km or 6.5 mi Seal Beach
$1943
11 km or 7 mi Lakewood
$1945
11 km or 7.1 mi Lomita
$1945
15 km or 9 mi Compton
$1947
15 km or 9.2 mi Bellflower
$2068
15 km or 9.2 mi Paramount
$1942
15 km or 9.5 mi Torrance
$2839
15 km or 9.6 mi Cypress
$1945
16 km or 9.7 mi Rancho Palos Verdes
$2257
16 km or 10 mi Cerritos
$3013
17 km or 11 mi Gardena
$1953
17 km or 11 mi Lynwood
$1945
19 km or 12 mi Norwalk
$2479
19 km or 12 mi Westminster
$2498
19 km or 12 mi Stanton
$1940
19 km or 12 mi Redondo Beach
$2621
20 km or 12 mi South Gate
$1952
20 km or 12 mi Lawndale
$1947
20 km or 12 mi Downey
$2241
20 km or 12 mi Huntington Beach
$2516
20 km or 13 mi Buena Park
$1948
22 km or 14 mi Hawthorne
$2151
22 km or 14 mi Garden Grove
$1909
22 km or 14 mi Cudahy
$1934
23 km or 14 mi Bell Gardens
$1947
23 km or 14 mi La Mirada
$1938
23 km or 14 mi Florence-Graham
$1946
23 km or 14 mi Fountain Valley
$2453
23 km or 15 mi Bell
$1940
24 km or 15 mi Manhattan Beach
$2430
24 km or 15 mi Huntington Park
$1936
24 km or 15 mi Maywood
$1937
25 km or 16 mi Inglewood
$1951
26 km or 16 mi West Whittier-Los Nietos
$1944
26 km or 16 mi Pico Rivera
$1945
27 km or 17 mi Whittier
$1940
28 km or 17 mi Fullerton
$2390
28 km or 18 mi Montebello
$1949
29 km or 18 mi Santa Ana
$2320