Glasgow vs Tampa - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Tampa
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$2403
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$5600
🏠 One person rent
$841
$1550
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$2864
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$598
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$116
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$4821
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
94
69
😀 Quality of life
96
87
🏙️ Population
626K
385K

The cost of living in Glasgow is 36% less expensive than in Tampa. Cities ranked 2601st and 194th ($1533 vs $2403) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 149th 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 Tampa. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Tampa ranked 43rd in the United States, while ranked 11th and 168th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Tampa

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Glasgow Tampa
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$22.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$59.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$10.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$6.02
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$4.49
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$2.06
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$1823
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$1281
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$3471
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$2445
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$97.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$151
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$63.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
5.04%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$3880
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$1931
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$2.11
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$65.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$22.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$1.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$1.09
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$3.58
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$3.99
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$3.48
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$13.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$10.8
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$14.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$4.43
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.65
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$3.77
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$4.47
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$2.86
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$2.76
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$1.53
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$2.53
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$9.96
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$2.18
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$7.75
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$9.36
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$4.74
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$4.42
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$1.93
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$28.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$97.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$18.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$45.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$80.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$837
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$19657

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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 Tampa

Distance City Cost of living
6.5 km or 4 mi Egypt Lake-Leto
$1943
9 km or 5.6 mi East Lake-Orient Park
$1934
9.7 km or 6 mi Palm River-Clair Mel
$1936
10 km or 6.4 mi Temple Terrace
$1940
11 km or 7 mi University
$1937
27 km or 17 mi Pinellas Park
$1617
28 km or 17 mi St. Petersburg
$2026
29 km or 18 mi Clearwater
$2291
31 km or 19 mi Dunedin
$1948
32 km or 20 mi Largo
$1899
33 km or 20 mi Plant
$1936
34 km or 21 mi Tarpon Springs
$1934
41 km or 25 mi Zephyrhills
$1889
50 km or 31 mi Lakeland
$1927
55 km or 34 mi Bradenton
$2030
65 km or 41 mi Brooksville
$1941
71 km or 44 mi Sarasota
$2493
74 km or 46 mi Winter Haven
$1676
84 km or 52 mi Haines
$1942
95 km or 59 mi Clermont
$1952
97 km or 60 mi Venice
$2061
105 km or 65 mi North Port
$1947
108 km or 67 mi Winter Garden
$1945
109 km or 68 mi Leesburg
$1948
110 km or 68 mi Kissimmee
$1972
113 km or 70 mi Ocoee
$1949
113 km or 71 mi Sebring
$2002
119 km or 74 mi St. Cloud
$1949
122 km or 76 mi Apopka
$1941
123 km or 76 mi Orlando
$2129
124 km or 77 mi Eustis
$1938
130 km or 81 mi Winter Park
$1944
130 km or 81 mi Altamonte Springs
$1948
136 km or 84 mi Casselberry
$1947
139 km or 86 mi Ocala
$2008
141 km or 88 mi Winter Springs
$1936
146 km or 91 mi Oviedo
$1942
148 km or 92 mi Sanford
$1938
156 km or 97 mi Cape Coral
$1973
161 km or 100 mi Deltona
$1943