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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Boston, MA Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Boston, MA are 11.21% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Boston, MA are 11.73% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Boston, MA are 12.37% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Boston, MA are 17.85% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Boston, MA are 19.38% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Boston, MA is 44.37% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(21.83 $)
10.30 £
(15.00 $)
     -31.30 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(72.78 $)
42.94 £
(62.50 $)
     -14.13 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 £
(7.28 $)
4.81 £
(7.00 $)
     -3.82 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 £
(5.82 $)
4.12 £
(6.00 $)
     +3.05 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.00 £
(5.82 $)
4.81 £
(7.00 $)
     +20.23 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.60 £
(3.79 $)
2.58 £
(3.76 $)
     -0.83 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.16 £
(1.68 $)
1.23 £
(1.79 $)
     +6.36 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.93 £
(1.35 $)
1.00 £
(1.45 $)
     +7.94 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.52 £
(5.13 $)
2.32 £
(3.37 $)
     -34.19 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.92 £
(1.34 $)
1.89 £
(2.75 $)
     +104.91 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.67 £
(0.97 $)
0.92 £
(1.34 $)
     +37.49 %
Eggs (12) 2.23 £
(3.25 $)
2.19 £
(3.18 $)
     -2.19 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.84 £
(4.13 $)
3.82 £
(5.56 $)
     +34.56 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.14 £
(4.57 $)
3.11 £
(4.52 $)
     -0.91 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.49 £
(6.54 $)
3.90 £
(5.67 $)
     -13.25 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.86 £
(1.26 $)
1.39 £
(2.02 $)
     +60.67 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.71 $)
0.50 £
(0.73 $)
     +2.49 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.88 £
(1.28 $)
1.47 £
(2.13 $)
     +66.55 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.90 £
(1.31 $)
1.65 £
(2.40 $)
     +83.46 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.57 £
(0.82 $)
1.01 £
(1.47 $)
     +78.45 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.47 £
(0.68 $)
0.91 £
(1.33 $)
     +93.64 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.78 £
(1.13 $)
1.10 £
(1.60 $)
     +41.34 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.91 £
(1.32 $)
1.37 £
(2.00 $)
     +51.24 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(11.64 $)
10.30 £
(14.99 $)
     +28.73 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.48 £
(2.15 $)
1.05 £
(1.53 $)
     -29.15 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.69 £
(2.46 $)
1.45 £
(2.11 $)
     -14.14 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.00 £
(13.10 $)
6.87 £
(10.00 $)
     -23.67 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(3.64 $)
1.72 £
(2.50 $)
     -31.30 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.00 £
(189.23 $)
51.53 £
(75.00 $)
     -60.37 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(4.37 $)
1.85 £
(2.70 $)
     -38.17 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 £
(7.03 $)
1.92 £
(2.80 $)
     -60.16 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 42.00 £
(61.14 $)
19.24 £
(28.00 $)
     -54.20 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.20 £
(6.11 $)
1.49 £
(2.16 $)
     -64.61 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 £
(26,200.87 $)
16,488.00 £
(24,000.00 $)
     -8.40 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 147.70 £
(214.99 $)
100.61 £
(146.45 $)
     -31.88 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 £
(0.23 $)
0.08 £
(0.11 $)
     -52.39 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 23.56 £
(34.30 $)
35.10 £
(51.10 $)
     +48.97 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 48.47 £
(70.55 $)
37.35 £
(54.37 $)
     -22.94 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.97 £
(17.43 $)
16.83 £
(24.50 $)
     +40.56 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(17.47 $)
8.59 £
(12.50 $)
     -28.44 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.92 £
(93.04 $)
31.94 £
(46.49 $)
     -50.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.59 £
(45.98 $)
27.70 £
(40.32 $)
     -12.30 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 63.87 £
(92.97 $)
52.33 £
(76.17 $)
     -18.07 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 75.55 £
(109.98 $)
62.86 £
(91.50 $)
     -16.80 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,673.82 £
(2,436.42 $)
1,577.50 £
(2,296.22 $)
     -5.75 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,161.54 £
(1,690.74 $)
1,065.36 £
(1,550.74 $)
     -8.28 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,416.69 £
(4,973.34 $)
2,724.83 £
(3,966.27 $)
     -20.25 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,943.52 £
(2,828.99 $)
1,813.78 £
(2,640.15 $)
     -6.68 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,701.86 £
(2,477.23 $)
470.27 £
(684.53 $)
     -72.37 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 815.46 £
(1,186.99 $)
198.08 £
(288.33 $)
     -75.71 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 2,044.02 £
(2,975.29 $)
2,604.72 £
(3,791.43 $)
     +27.43 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.52 4.07      +15.69 %
Last update: April, 2016April, 2016
Contributors:1069323
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP