Numbeo

Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Columbus, OH Reverse

Switch to:

You would need around 3,785.17$ in Columbus, OH to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 6,800.00$ in New York, NY (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Columbus, OH are 21.82% lower than in New York, NY
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Columbus, OH are 44.34% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Columbus, OH are 67.88% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Columbus, OH are 37.61% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Columbus, OH are 16.06% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Columbus, OH is 39.06% higher than in New York, NY

Currency: Default Currency      Switch to imperial measurement units
  New York, NY  Columbus, OH      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $     10.00 $      -33.33 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $     40.00 $      -46.67 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.00 $     6.00 $      -25.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.75 $     3.00 $      -47.83 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.00 $     4.00 $      -42.86 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.03 $     3.14 $      -22.04 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.85 $     1.47 $      -20.22 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.69 $     1.20 $      -29.11 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.42 $     0.81 $      -43.21 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.68 $     1.87 $      -30.19 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.35 $     3.25 $      -3.01 %
Eggs (12) 3.13 $     1.83 $      -41.42 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.29 $     10.42 $      -7.70 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.36 $     8.61 $      -8.02 %
Apples (1kg) 4.52 $     4.09 $      -9.51 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.61 $     5.22 $      +13.30 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.67 $     4.31 $      -7.66 %
Potato (1kg) 2.38 $     2.26 $      -4.98 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.16 $     1.06 $      -51.10 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.90 $     1.53 $      -19.53 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $     11.00 $      -26.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.81 $     1.82 $      +0.76 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.45 $     2.92 $      +19.13 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 $     6.00 $      -50.00 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     2.00 $      -20.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 112.00 $     60.00 $      -46.43 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $     3.00 $      +20.00 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.26 $     1.24 $      -1.45 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     10.00 $      -66.67 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.04 $     0.95 $      -8.96 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $     19,000.00 $      -17.39 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 142.73 $     195.88 $      +37.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 $     0.30 $      +72.41 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.42 $     39.00 $      -24.16 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 96.71 $     44.17 $      -54.33 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.43 $     15.00 $      -45.31 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $     9.00 $      -35.71 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 57.31 $     41.67 $      -27.30 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.38 $     32.00 $      -37.71 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 95.07 $     91.11 $      -4.16 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 134.75 $     109.29 $      -18.89 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,963.34 $     880.00 $      -70.30 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,786.72 $     731.36 $      -59.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,250.64 $     1,540.00 $      -70.67 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,304.20 $     1,122.22 $      -66.04 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,791.68 $     1,192.02 $      -87.83 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,496.01 $     1,189.41 $      -78.36 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,275.79 $     3,309.70 $      -22.59 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.90     4.06      +4.12 %
 
Last updateDecember, 2014December, 2014
Contributors (past 18 months)50891
Currency: USD