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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Boston, MA Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Boston, MA are 11.97% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Boston, MA are 12.83% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Boston, MA are 13.87% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Boston, MA are 17.66% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Boston, MA are 18.59% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Boston, MA is 47.31% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(21.93 $)
10.26 £
(15.00 $)
     -31.61 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(73.11 $)
44.45 £
(65.00 $)
     -11.09 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 £
(7.31 $)
4.79 £
(7.00 $)
     -4.25 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 £
(5.85 $)
3.76 £
(5.50 $)
     -5.96 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.00 £
(5.85 $)
4.79 £
(7.00 $)
     +19.68 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.59 £
(3.79 $)
2.56 £
(3.75 $)
     -1.21 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.16 £
(1.70 $)
1.20 £
(1.75 $)
     +3.22 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.93 £
(1.36 $)
0.99 £
(1.44 $)
     +6.29 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.49 £
(5.11 $)
2.34 £
(3.42 $)
     -33.08 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.91 £
(1.34 $)
1.90 £
(2.78 $)
     +107.70 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.67 £
(0.98 $)
0.92 £
(1.34 $)
     +37.27 %
Eggs (12) 2.21 £
(3.23 $)
2.21 £
(3.22 $)
     -0.32 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.73 £
(3.99 $)
3.78 £
(5.53 $)
     +38.31 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.13 £
(4.58 $)
3.17 £
(4.64 $)
     +1.44 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.41 £
(6.44 $)
3.90 £
(5.70 $)
     -11.57 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.87 £
(1.28 $)
1.37 £
(2.01 $)
     +56.89 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.48 £
(0.70 $)
0.52 £
(0.76 $)
     +8.57 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.90 £
(1.32 $)
1.46 £
(2.13 $)
     +61.99 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.89 £
(1.31 $)
1.50 £
(2.20 $)
     +68.02 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.57 £
(0.84 $)
0.96 £
(1.40 $)
     +67.71 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.46 £
(0.68 $)
0.84 £
(1.23 $)
     +81.06 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.78 £
(1.14 $)
1.04 £
(1.51 $)
     +32.75 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.90 £
(1.32 $)
1.35 £
(1.97 $)
     +49.08 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(11.70 $)
10.25 £
(14.99 $)
     +28.15 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.50 £
(2.20 $)
1.09 £
(1.59 $)
     -27.62 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.68 £
(2.46 $)
1.33 £
(1.95 $)
     -20.82 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.00 £
(13.16 $)
6.98 £
(10.21 $)
     -22.45 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(3.66 $)
1.71 £
(2.50 $)
     -31.61 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.00 £
(190.09 $)
51.29 £
(75.00 $)
     -60.54 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(4.39 $)
1.78 £
(2.60 $)
     -40.73 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 £
(7.06 $)
1.91 £
(2.80 $)
     -60.34 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 45.00 £
(65.80 $)
19.15 £
(28.00 $)
     -57.45 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.19 £
(6.13 $)
1.49 £
(2.18 $)
     -64.49 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 £
(26,319.64 $)
16,413.60 £
(24,000.00 $)
     -8.81 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 151.26 £
(221.17 $)
97.72 £
(142.88 $)
     -35.40 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 £
(0.24 $)
0.08 £
(0.11 $)
     -53.04 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 23.84 £
(34.86 $)
35.15 £
(51.39 $)
     +47.41 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 48.30 £
(70.62 $)
36.13 £
(52.82 $)
     -25.20 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.05 £
(17.62 $)
18.12 £
(26.50 $)
     +50.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(17.55 $)
8.55 £
(12.50 $)
     -28.76 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 64.15 £
(93.80 $)
31.31 £
(45.78 $)
     -51.20 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.91 £
(46.66 $)
27.53 £
(40.26 $)
     -13.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 63.70 £
(93.15 $)
51.82 £
(75.77 $)
     -18.66 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 75.36 £
(110.19 $)
61.91 £
(90.53 $)
     -17.84 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,677.93 £
(2,453.48 $)
1,544.66 £
(2,258.60 $)
     -7.94 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,165.18 £
(1,703.72 $)
1,040.26 £
(1,521.07 $)
     -10.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,381.01 £
(4,943.71 $)
2,676.26 £
(3,913.23 $)
     -20.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,943.60 £
(2,841.93 $)
1,789.92 £
(2,617.23 $)
     -7.91 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,713.69 £
(2,505.76 $)
478.67 £
(699.92 $)
     -72.07 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 813.83 £
(1,189.98 $)
204.83 £
(299.50 $)
     -74.83 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 2,035.83 £
(2,976.80 $)
2,614.20 £
(3,822.49 $)
     +28.41 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.51 4.07      +15.88 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:1094313
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP