Glasgow vs Virginia Beach - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Virginia Beach
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$2047
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$4809
🏠 One person rent
$841
$1271
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$2337
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$530
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$104
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$4146
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
94
76
😀 Quality of life
96
84
🏙️ Population
626K
448K

The cost of living in Glasgow is 25% less expensive than in Virginia Beach. Cities ranked 2601st and 449th ($1533 vs $2047) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 352nd 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 Virginia Beach. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Virginia Beach ranked 62nd in the United States, while ranked 11th and 241st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Virginia Beach

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Glasgow Virginia Beach
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$16.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$80.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$9.94
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$6.54
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$5.3
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$2.4
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$1521
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$1001
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$2977
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$1908
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$91.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$140
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$75.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
5.41%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$11692
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$1996
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$1.99
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$69.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$15.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$1.14
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$0.75
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$3.05
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$4.2
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$1.95
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$9.78
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$5.52
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$9.86
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$4.44
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.53
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$4.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$4
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$2.31
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$2.14
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$1.23
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$1.95
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$9.97
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$2.51
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$6.97
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$8.2
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$5.12
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$4.08
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$2.16
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$31.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$11.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$112
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$16.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$56.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$77
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$877
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$11447

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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 Virginia Beach

Distance City Cost of living
26 km or 16 mi Norfolk
$2028
29 km or 18 mi Chesapeake
$2036
33 km or 20 mi Portsmouth
$1945
40 km or 25 mi Hampton
$1716
51 km or 32 mi Newport News
$2029
58 km or 36 mi Suffolk
$1939
96 km or 60 mi Kill Devil Hills
$1932
127 km or 79 mi Hopewell
$1935
133 km or 82 mi Petersburg
$1946
152 km or 95 mi Richmond
$1870
156 km or 97 mi Roanoke Rapids
$1935
171 km or 106 mi Salisbury
$1941
187 km or 116 mi Greenville
$1710
192 km or 119 mi Rocky Mount
$1737
208 km or 129 mi Fredericksburg
$2405
215 km or 133 mi Wilson
$1939
215 km or 134 mi Waldorf
$2118
216 km or 134 mi New Bern
$1822
225 km or 140 mi Henderson
$1941
227 km or 141 mi Kinston
$1979
228 km or 142 mi Marumsco
$1946
229 km or 142 mi Woodbridge
$1974
234 km or 146 mi Havelock
$1590
237 km or 147 mi Alexandria
$2632
240 km or 149 mi Springfield
$1966
240 km or 149 mi Annapolis
$2227
243 km or 151 mi Goldsboro
$1547
244 km or 152 mi Bailey's Crossroads
$1945
245 km or 152 mi Bowie
$2513
246 km or 153 mi Washington
$2664
247 km or 154 mi Wake Forest
$1947
247 km or 154 mi Georgetown
$1947
249 km or 155 mi Manassas
$2391
251 km or 156 mi Fairfax
$2582
251 km or 156 mi Greenbelt
$1952
253 km or 157 mi College Park
$2287
255 km or 158 mi Lower Township
$1941
256 km or 159 mi Centreville
$2814
256 km or 159 mi Silver Spring
$2354
256 km or 159 mi Bethesda
$2800