Numbeo

Cost of Living Comparison Between Baltimore, MD and San Francisco, CA Reverse

You would need around 6,487.86$ in San Francisco, CA to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 4,200.00$ in Baltimore, MD (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in San Francisco, CA are 20.32% higher than in Baltimore, MD
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 54.47% higher than in Baltimore, MD
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 121.59% higher than in Baltimore, MD
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 25.70% higher than in Baltimore, MD
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 33.41% higher than in Baltimore, MD
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 18.50% lower than in Baltimore, MD

Currency: Default Currency      Switch to imperial measurement units
  Baltimore, MD  San Francisco, CA      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.50 $     12.00 $      +14.29 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $     75.00 $      +50.00 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.00 $     6.50 $      -7.14 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 4.00 $     5.00 $      +25.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     6.00 $      +20.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.46 $     3.80 $      +9.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 $     1.98 $      +22.79 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.27 $     1.69 $      +32.90 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.24 $     1.16 $      -6.68 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.65 $     4.02 $      +52.11 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.36 $     4.48 $      +33.37 %
Eggs (12) 2.72 $     3.76 $      +38.08 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.20 $     16.09 $      +57.67 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.28 $     13.03 $      +78.90 %
Apples (1kg) 4.07 $     4.21 $      +3.28 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.73 $     3.89 $      +4.28 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.54 $     4.75 $      +34.04 %
Potato (1kg) 2.31 $     3.11 $      +34.84 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.45 $     1.97 $      +36.00 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.91 $     2.47 $      +28.96 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.50 $     15.00 $      +3.45 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.20 $     2.62 $      +19.32 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.30 $     3.72 $      +12.79 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.79 $     7.00 $      +3.09 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.60 $     2.00 $      +25.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.50 $     71.00 $      +10.08 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.10 $     3.50 $      +66.67 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.75 $     1.71 $      -2.36 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.50 $     30.00 $      +71.43 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.93 $     1.09 $      +17.32 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,990.00 $     19,000.00 $      -4.95 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 141.65 $     99.15 $      -30.00 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 $     0.20 $      +71.43 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 49.44 $     47.31 $      -4.32 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 57.20 $     68.53 $      +19.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 35.00 $     20.00 $      -42.86 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $     12.00 $      0.00 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.12 $     54.23 $      +35.17 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.16 $     45.45 $      +19.12 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 76.75 $     73.50 $      -4.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 80.67 $     94.17 $      +16.74 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,160.00 $     2,634.91 $      +127.15 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 797.50 $     1,889.24 $      +136.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,205.56 $     4,598.68 $      +108.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,500.00 $     3,426.18 $      +128.41 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,076.39 $     9,149.32 $      +750.00 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 538.20 $     7,534.74 $      +1,300.00 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,571.89 $     4,496.97 $      +25.90 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.20     4.17      -0.79 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
Contributors (past 18 months)63186
Currency: USD