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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 12.48% lower than in Boston, MA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Charlotte, NC are 27.81% lower than in Boston, MA
Rent Prices in Charlotte, NC are 46.67% lower than in Boston, MA
Restaurant Prices in Charlotte, NC are 19.99% lower than in Boston, MA
Groceries Prices in Charlotte, NC are 8.54% lower than in Boston, MA
Local Purchasing Power in Charlotte, NC is 5.12% lower than in Boston, MA
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 12.00 $      -20.00 %
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) 3.72 $ 3.41 $      -8.23 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.77 $ 1.52 $      -14.09 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.46 $ 1.41 $      -3.33 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.36 $ 3.28 $      -2.37 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.69 $ 2.15 $      -20.15 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.49 $ 1.28 $      -14.04 %
Eggs (12) 3.18 $ 2.32 $      -27.01 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.23 $ 4.40 $      -15.96 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.55 $ 3.82 $      -15.99 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.49 $ 5.75 $      +4.71 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.96 $ 2.16 $      +9.94 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 $ 0.61 $      -17.06 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.04 $ 2.33 $      +14.68 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.26 $ 1.80 $      -20.33 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.52 $ 1.65 $      +7.97 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.42 $ 1.50 $      +5.82 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.54 $ 1.91 $      +23.98 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.82 $ 1.88 $      +3.14 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.50 $ 13.00 $      -10.31 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.56 $ 1.56 $      +0.45 %
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) 2.80 $ 2.75 $      -1.79 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.90 $ 3.91 $      +34.97 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 $ 30.00 $      +7.14 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.17 $ 2.04 $      -6.03 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $ 22,000.00 $      -4.35 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,750.00 $ 18,666.67 $      -14.18 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 141.51 $ 121.85 $      -13.89 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 $ 0.10 $      -11.11 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 52.41 $ 53.30 $      +1.71 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 52.84 $ 29.29 $      -44.57 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 25.00 $ 3.00 $      -88.00 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 11.00 $      -8.33 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 46.89 $ 39.60 $      -15.56 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.52 $ 34.77 $      -14.18 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.32 $ 77.90 $      +0.75 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 94.50 $ 84.65 $      -10.43 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,287.30 $ 1,219.66 $      -46.68 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,555.29 $ 866.35 $      -44.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,910.65 $ 2,051.18 $      -47.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,628.16 $ 1,398.98 $      -46.77 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 770.73 $ 193.17 $      -74.94 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 328.96 $ 101.18 $      -69.24 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,106.59 $ 2,812.50 $      -31.51 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.99 3.91      -1.90 %
Last update: August, 2016August, 2016
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Currency: USD