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Cost of Living Comparison Between Boston, MA and Charlotte, NC Reverse

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Rent Prices in Charlotte, NC are 47.03% lower than in Boston, MA
Restaurant Prices in Charlotte, NC are 21.55% lower than in Boston, MA
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Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 $     10.00 $      -16.67 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $     45.00 $      -25.00 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.00 $     6.00 $      -14.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 $     3.00 $      -40.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 $     4.00 $      -33.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.95 $     3.32 $      -15.75 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.79 $     1.32 $      -26.22 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.50 $     1.19 $      -20.94 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.02 $     0.94 $      -7.74 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.90 $     2.02 $      -30.23 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 5.03 $     2.42 $      -51.89 %
Eggs (12) 2.70 $     2.23 $      -17.35 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 12.60 $     6.76 $      -46.36 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.62 $     4.41 $      -42.17 %
Apples (1kg) 4.18 $     4.00 $      -4.36 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.07 $     ?     
Tomato (1kg) 5.50 $     4.00 $      -27.23 %
Potato (1kg) 2.43 $     ?     
Lettuce (1 head) 1.77 $     1.68 $      -5.08 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.69 $     1.39 $      -17.97 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     11.50 $      -4.17 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.97 $     1.88 $      -36.63 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.42 $     3.67 $      -16.96 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.78 $     4.50 $      -53.96 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     2.15 $      -14.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 $     51.00 $      -32.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.60 $     2.50 $      -3.85 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.74 $     1.55 $      -10.71 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 $     30.00 $      +7.14 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.98 $     0.92 $      -6.40 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,000.00 $     16,750.00 $      -11.84 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 210.48 $     119.47 $      -43.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 $     0.10 $      +42.86 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 53.92 $     36.20 $      -32.86 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 63.91 $     33.33 $      -47.84 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 25.85 $     20.00 $      -22.63 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $     9.25 $      -22.92 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.99 $     33.50 $      -30.20 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.25 $     25.33 $      -32.01 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 95.71 $     60.00 $      -37.31 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 117.59 $     55.00 $      -53.23 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,943.48 $     1,085.71 $      -44.14 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,343.48 $     779.17 $      -42.00 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,678.57 $     1,920.00 $      -47.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,382.35 $     1,166.67 $      -51.03 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,063.99 $     1,937.50 $      -36.77 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,157.64 $     1,291.67 $      -40.14 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,997.88 $     3,430.33 $      -14.20 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.72     4.00      +7.53 %
 
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