in ,

What’s Homer Simpson’s or Peter Griffin’s Cost of Living? Calculating the Expenses of Your Favorite TV Characters

Homer Simpson’s lifestyle actually cost a lot of D’oh.

donut with pink glaze with a yellow background

You’re flipping through TV channels, trying to decide what to watch. There’s nothing new on, so you settle for a familiar rerun. 

On Full House, Danny Tanner is in the middle of teaching a valuable life lesson to DJ, Stephanie, and Michelle. The camera zooms out to show their family home, a Victorian-style house on the picturesque street known as Postcard Row in San Francisco. 

Just updated: 50+ Ways to Make Money (including 30+ work from home jobs)

More ways to make money:
FlexJobs – Find remote and flexible jobs in over 50 career fields from all over the world.

Swagbucks – Earn free gifts and cash-back rebates by searching the web, playing games, watching videos, shopping, and more.

Writers Work – Find freelance writing jobs and publish your articles, all while working from home. – Get free stock just for signing up for this investment app.

That house? It’s real, on the market, and is estimated at over four million bucks. 

Have you ever wondered how much your favorite sitcom families would have spent if they lived in the real world? The numbers might surprise you. From the Rugrats’ hefty toy budget to Homer’s monthly tab at Moe’s Tavern, the cost of living for these seven families varies wildly—and with Peter Griffin’s reckless spending habits, there’s no way that the family guy isn’t up to his bulbous eyeballs in debt. 

This infographic displays what is known about the salaries, grocery bills, and various expenses from these TV shows to run cost-of-living analyses. Mike Brady from The Brady Bunch might seem like he’s making some decent cash, but with a brood that size, it probably evaporates pretty quickly, especially if you’re paying your housekeeper a decent wage! 

If you had the chance, which household would you join?

metal suitcase filled with american hundred dollar bills

A Billionaire Before 30: The Youngest Wealthiest Professionals in the World

woman sitting in front of a laptop with headphones

Do You Live in One of the 17 States Offering This Great Work-from-Home Opportunity?