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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Boston, MA Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Boston, MA are 5.15% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Boston, MA are 5.78% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Boston, MA are 6.56% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Boston, MA are 11.73% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Boston, MA are 28.77% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Boston, MA is 50.21% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(20.57 $)
10.94 £
(15.00 $)
     -27.08 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(68.57 $)
47.40 £
(65.00 $)
     -5.20 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 £
(6.86 $)
5.10 £
(7.00 $)
     +2.09 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 £
(5.49 $)
4.38 £
(6.00 $)
     +9.38 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.00 £
(5.49 $)
5.10 £
(7.00 $)
     +27.61 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.61 £
(3.58 $)
2.73 £
(3.75 $)
     +4.66 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.17 £
(1.61 $)
1.28 £
(1.75 $)
     +9.06 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.95 £
(1.30 $)
1.06 £
(1.45 $)
     +11.68 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.47 £
(4.75 $)
2.47 £
(3.38 $)
     -28.85 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.91 £
(1.25 $)
1.99 £
(2.73 $)
     +117.50 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.67 £
(0.92 $)
0.98 £
(1.34 $)
     +45.72 %
Eggs (12) 2.23 £
(3.06 $)
2.34 £
(3.21 $)
     +5.07 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.77 £
(3.80 $)
4.09 £
(5.61 $)
     +47.88 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.12 £
(4.29 $)
3.43 £
(4.70 $)
     +9.72 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.24 £
(5.82 $)
4.15 £
(5.70 $)
     -2.05 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.86 £
(1.18 $)
1.46 £
(2.01 $)
     +69.20 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.48 £
(0.65 $)
0.55 £
(0.76 $)
     +16.47 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.87 £
(1.19 $)
1.56 £
(2.13 $)
     +78.55 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.87 £
(1.20 $)
1.60 £
(2.20 $)
     +83.55 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 £
(0.77 $)
1.07 £
(1.47 $)
     +91.69 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.46 £
(0.63 $)
0.89 £
(1.23 $)
     +94.78 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.77 £
(1.05 $)
1.10 £
(1.51 $)
     +44.34 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.90 £
(1.24 $)
1.44 £
(1.97 $)
     +59.45 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(10.97 $)
10.93 £
(15.00 $)
     +36.68 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.53 £
(2.10 $)
1.16 £
(1.59 $)
     -24.24 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.68 £
(2.31 $)
1.42 £
(1.95 $)
     -15.42 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.00 £
(12.34 $)
7.59 £
(10.41 $)
     -15.66 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(3.43 $)
1.82 £
(2.50 $)
     -27.08 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.00 £
(178.28 $)
54.69 £
(75.00 $)
     -57.93 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(4.11 $)
1.97 £
(2.70 $)
     -34.37 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.91 £
(6.74 $)
2.04 £
(2.80 $)
     -58.45 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 45.00 £
(61.71 $)
20.42 £
(28.00 $)
     -54.63 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.20 £
(5.76 $)
1.60 £
(2.19 $)
     -62.00 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 £
(24,684.59 $)
17,500.80 £
(24,000.00 $)
     -2.77 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 148.55 £
(203.72 $)
105.01 £
(144.01 $)
     -29.31 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 £
(0.22 $)
0.08 £
(0.11 $)
     -49.53 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 23.92 £
(32.80 $)
37.24 £
(51.08 $)
     +55.70 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 48.53 £
(66.55 $)
38.38 £
(52.63 $)
     -20.92 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.98 £
(16.42 $)
19.32 £
(26.50 $)
     +61.36 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(16.46 $)
9.12 £
(12.50 $)
     -24.04 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 64.14 £
(87.96 $)
33.29 £
(45.65 $)
     -48.10 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.94 £
(43.80 $)
29.09 £
(39.90 $)
     -8.91 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 64.10 £
(87.90 $)
55.82 £
(76.55 $)
     -12.92 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 75.49 £
(103.52 $)
67.48 £
(92.54 $)
     -10.61 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,672.44 £
(2,293.53 $)
1,654.14 £
(2,268.43 $)
     -1.09 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,161.15 £
(1,592.36 $)
1,116.13 £
(1,530.62 $)
     -3.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,312.25 £
(4,542.31 $)
2,860.44 £
(3,922.71 $)
     -13.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,927.81 £
(2,643.74 $)
1,913.32 £
(2,623.87 $)
     -0.75 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,563.52 £
(2,144.15 $)
530.51 £
(727.53 $)
     -66.07 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 754.02 £
(1,034.04 $)
216.78 £
(297.29 $)
     -71.25 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 2,034.38 £
(2,789.87 $)
2,879.03 £
(3,948.20 $)
     +41.52 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.41 4.04      +18.38 %
Last update: June, 2016June, 2016
Contributors:1088322
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP