Glasgow vs Minneapolis - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Minneapolis
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$2029
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$5728
🏠 One person rent
$841
$1201
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$2887
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$566
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$117
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$4886
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
94
89
😀 Quality of life
96
89
🏙️ Population
626K
430K

The cost of living in Glasgow is 24% less expensive than in Minneapolis. Cities ranked 2601st and 476th ($1533 vs $2029) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 376th 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 2.4 months in Minneapolis. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Minneapolis ranked 27th in the United States, while ranked 11th and 126th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Minneapolis

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Glasgow Minneapolis
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$15.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$64.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$8.96
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$4.97
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$5.53
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$2.02
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$1438
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$961
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$3652
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$2455
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$85.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$134
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$58.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
5.41%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$5877
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$2581
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$2.49
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$85
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$16.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$0.83
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$3.35
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$4.95
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$2.92
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$10.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$8.89
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$14.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$6.35
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.84
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$5.39
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$4.55
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$2.53
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$2.83
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$1.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$2.04
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$13.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$2.48
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$10
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$8.34
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$5.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$3.68
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$1.89
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$70.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$12
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$110
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$17
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$40.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$75.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$1654
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$18754

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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 Minneapolis

Distance City Cost of living
7 km or 4.4 mi Golden Valley
$1943
8.4 km or 5.2 mi St. Louis Park
$1928
9.1 km or 5.7 mi Crystal
$1944
9.2 km or 5.7 mi Roseville
$1946
10 km or 6.2 mi Richfield
$1891
10 km or 6.4 mi Brooklyn Center
$1953
11 km or 6.6 mi New Hope
$1950
11 km or 6.8 mi New Brighton
$1939
12 km or 7.2 mi Fridley
$1951
12 km or 7.3 mi Edina
$1941
14 km or 8.8 mi Brooklyn Park
$1945
14 km or 9 mi Saint Paul
$2193
14 km or 9 mi Shoreview
$1946
15 km or 9.3 mi Plymouth
$1946
15 km or 9.6 mi Coon Rapids
$2285
17 km or 10 mi Bloomington
$1950
18 km or 11 mi Maple Grove
$1948
20 km or 12 mi Minnetonka
$1936
20 km or 12 mi Eagan
$1950
20 km or 12 mi Blaine
$1771
21 km or 13 mi South St. Paul
$1947
21 km or 13 mi Eden Prairie
$1860
22 km or 14 mi Maplewood
$1937
23 km or 14 mi Savage
$1949
23 km or 14 mi Inver Grove Heights
$1950
23 km or 15 mi White Bear Lake
$1947
24 km or 15 mi Burnsville
$1930
24 km or 15 mi Oakdale
$1939
24 km or 15 mi Lino Lakes
$1942
25 km or 15 mi Chanhassen
$1943
25 km or 16 mi Champlin
$1937
27 km or 17 mi Woodbury
$2009
28 km or 17 mi Andover
$2105
28 km or 17 mi Apple Valley
$1787
29 km or 18 mi Shakopee
$1950
29 km or 18 mi Rosemount
$1937
31 km or 19 mi Cottage Grove
$1933
32 km or 20 mi Prior Lake
$1945
34 km or 21 mi Chaska
$1936
34 km or 21 mi Ramsey
$2029