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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Boston, MA Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Boston, MA are 11.06% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Boston, MA are 11.53% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Boston, MA are 12.09% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Boston, MA are 18.52% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Boston, MA are 17.40% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Boston, MA is 33.50% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(21.72 $)
10.36 £
(15.00 $)
     -30.94 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(72.40 $)
41.44 £
(60.00 $)
     -17.13 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 £
(7.24 $)
5.18 £
(7.50 $)
     +3.59 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 4.00 £
(5.79 $)
3.80 £
(5.50 $)
     -5.04 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.00 £
(5.79 $)
4.83 £
(7.00 $)
     +20.86 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.58 £
(3.73 $)
2.56 £
(3.70 $)
     -0.74 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.15 £
(1.67 $)
1.24 £
(1.79 $)
     +7.69 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.93 £
(1.34 $)
1.01 £
(1.46 $)
     +8.67 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.50 £
(5.06 $)
2.42 £
(3.50 $)
     -30.86 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.88 £
(1.28 $)
2.12 £
(3.07 $)
     +140.20 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.68 £
(0.99 $)
0.88 £
(1.27 $)
     +28.65 %
Eggs (12) 2.22 £
(3.22 $)
2.24 £
(3.24 $)
     +0.69 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.92 £
(4.23 $)
3.88 £
(5.62 $)
     +32.98 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.21 £
(4.64 $)
3.11 £
(4.50 $)
     -3.05 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.67 £
(6.77 $)
4.17 £
(6.04 $)
     -10.78 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.86 £
(1.25 $)
1.29 £
(1.87 $)
     +49.39 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.52 £
(0.76 $)
0.49 £
(0.72 $)
     -5.34 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.90 £
(1.30 $)
1.23 £
(1.78 $)
     +36.76 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.87 £
(1.26 $)
1.51 £
(2.19 $)
     +73.37 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.55 £
(0.79 $)
0.91 £
(1.31 $)
     +65.75 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.48 £
(0.69 $)
1.08 £
(1.57 $)
     +126.13 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 £
(1.10 $)
1.34 £
(1.94 $)
     +76.77 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.93 £
(1.35 $)
1.31 £
(1.89 $)
     +40.56 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 £
(10.86 $)
10.01 £
(14.50 $)
     +33.47 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.31 £
(1.90 $)
1.08 £
(1.56 $)
     -17.96 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 1.55 £
(2.24 $)
1.44 £
(2.08 $)
     -6.97 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.00 £
(13.03 $)
6.91 £
(10.00 $)
     -23.27 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(3.62 $)
1.73 £
(2.50 $)
     -30.94 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.00 £
(188.24 $)
51.79 £
(75.00 $)
     -60.16 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(4.34 $)
1.80 £
(2.60 $)
     -40.15 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.91 £
(5.66 $)
1.93 £
(2.80 $)
     -50.57 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(57.92 $)
19.34 £
(28.00 $)
     -51.66 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.25 £
(6.15 $)
1.58 £
(2.29 $)
     -62.80 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 17,595.00 £
(25,477.85 $)
17,265.00 £
(25,000.00 $)
     -1.88 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 144.60 £
(209.38 $)
99.97 £
(144.75 $)
     -30.87 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 £
(0.24 $)
0.07 £
(0.11 $)
     -55.41 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 22.69 £
(32.86 $)
34.57 £
(50.06 $)
     +52.36 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.86 £
(69.30 $)
37.78 £
(54.70 $)
     -21.06 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.48 £
(18.08 $)
17.26 £
(25.00 $)
     +38.30 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(17.38 $)
8.46 £
(12.25 $)
     -29.50 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 62.57 £
(90.60 $)
31.02 £
(44.92 $)
     -50.41 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.81 £
(47.51 $)
28.68 £
(41.53 $)
     -12.60 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 62.74 £
(90.84 $)
51.89 £
(75.14 $)
     -17.29 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 74.10 £
(107.30 $)
65.03 £
(94.17 $)
     -12.24 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,670.09 £
(2,418.31 $)
1,589.98 £
(2,302.32 $)
     -4.80 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,159.48 £
(1,678.95 $)
1,079.23 £
(1,562.74 $)
     -6.92 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,462.10 £
(5,013.17 $)
2,774.58 £
(4,017.64 $)
     -19.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,958.90 £
(2,836.52 $)
1,809.03 £
(2,619.50 $)
     -7.65 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,777.81 £
(2,574.30 $)
471.50 £
(682.74 $)
     -73.48 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 822.97 £
(1,191.68 $)
192.31 £
(278.46 $)
     -76.63 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,028.88 £
(2,937.85 $)
2,396.30 £
(3,469.88 $)
     +18.11 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.54 4.19      +18.39 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
Contributors:899264
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP