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

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Consumer Prices in Charlotte, NC are 11.40% lower than in Boston, MA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Charlotte, NC are 26.85% lower than in Boston, MA
Rent Prices in Charlotte, NC are 45.82% lower than in Boston, MA
Restaurant Prices in Charlotte, NC are 19.20% lower than in Boston, MA
Groceries Prices in Charlotte, NC are 6.68% lower than in Boston, MA
Local Purchasing Power in Charlotte, NC is 2.94% higher than in Boston, MA
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 12.25 $      -18.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 $ 50.00 $      -23.08 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $ 6.50 $      -7.14 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 4.00 $      -33.33 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ 5.00 $      -28.57 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.75 $ 3.45 $      -8.11 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.74 $ 1.59 $      -8.20 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.44 $ 1.46 $      +1.62 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.41 $ 3.20 $      -6.15 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.68 $ 2.19 $      -18.22 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.37 $ 1.29 $      -5.83 %
Eggs (12) 3.18 $ 2.43 $      -23.52 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.30 $ 4.50 $      -15.14 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.57 $ 4.15 $      -9.19 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.59 $ 5.80 $      +3.72 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.00 $ 2.21 $      +10.84 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 $ 0.61 $      -16.79 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.03 $ 2.33 $      +15.12 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.17 $ 1.80 $      -17.02 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.47 $ 1.65 $      +12.28 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.33 $ 1.50 $      +12.50 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.43 $ 1.91 $      +33.29 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.87 $ 1.94 $      +4.02 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.99 $ 13.00 $      -13.28 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.50 $ 1.56 $      +4.25 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.90 $ 2.25 $      +18.42 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 $ 5.50 $      -45.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 2.25 $      -10.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 $ 88.00 $      +17.33 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.60 $ 2.75 $      +5.77 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $ 3.91 $      +39.79 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 $ 30.00 $      +7.14 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.19 $ 2.04 $      -7.05 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 $ 22,000.00 $      -8.33 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,300.00 $ 19,333.33 $      -13.30 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 140.98 $ 125.77 $      -10.79 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 $ 0.10 $      -10.00 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.89 $ 52.76 $      +1.67 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 52.43 $ 28.43 $      -45.77 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.22 $ 4.50 $      -82.84 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 11.00 $      -8.33 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 46.31 $ 42.00 $      -9.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.14 $ 32.73 $      -18.47 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.68 $ 77.45 $      +1.00 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 93.97 $ 83.76 $      -10.87 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,289.95 $ 1,235.98 $      -46.03 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,542.22 $ 876.04 $      -43.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,943.95 $ 2,104.38 $      -46.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,623.87 $ 1,418.10 $      -45.95 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 739.07 $ 185.21 $      -74.94 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 304.32 $ 97.90 $      -67.83 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,953.88 $ 2,977.27 $      -24.70 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.00 3.91      -2.26 %
Last update: July, 2016July, 2016
Contributors:339135
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD