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

You would need around 3,643.37$ in Columbus, OH to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 6,600.00$ in New York, NY (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

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Consumer Prices in Columbus, OH are 23.20% lower than in New York, NY
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Columbus, OH are 44.80% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Columbus, OH are 67.96% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Columbus, OH are 38.05% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Columbus, OH are 12.35% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Columbus, OH is 17.67% higher than in New York, NY

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  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 77.50 $     40.00 $      -48.39 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.00 $     6.00 $      -25.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 $     3.25 $      -45.83 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.00 $     4.00 $      -42.86 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.95 $     3.25 $      -17.74 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.85 $     1.39 $      -25.12 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.65 $     1.18 $      -28.16 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.41 $     0.82 $      -41.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.81 $     1.97 $      -30.01 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.88 $     3.47 $      +20.73 %
Eggs (12) 3.09 $     1.76 $      -43.03 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.10 $     10.42 $      -6.15 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.74 $     8.11 $      -7.20 %
Apples (1kg) 4.23 $     3.97 $      -6.09 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.13 $     5.84 $      +41.57 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.43 $     4.08 $      -7.93 %
Potato (1kg) 2.05 $     2.09 $      +1.96 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.30 $     1.09 $      -52.46 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.91 $     1.53 $      -19.71 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $     12.00 $      -20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.69 $     1.79 $      +6.04 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.45 $     2.90 $      +18.44 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 $     5.80 $      -51.67 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     2.00 $      -20.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 112.00 $     62.00 $      -44.64 %
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) 1.06 $     0.94 $      -11.43 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $     20,000.00 $      -13.04 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 151.92 $     183.31 $      +20.66 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $     0.10 $      -42.86 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 49.18 $     39.09 $      -20.52 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 94.23 $     43.21 $      -54.14 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 31.62 $     10.00 $      -68.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $     9.00 $      -35.71 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 56.73 $     38.12 $      -32.80 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.47 $     36.00 $      -30.05 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 87.90 $     90.71 $      +3.21 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 126.07 $     103.00 $      -18.30 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,838.13 $     853.75 $      -69.92 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,711.29 $     696.67 $      -59.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,948.04 $     1,444.44 $      -70.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,285.00 $     1,100.00 $      -66.51 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,791.68 $     1,057.47 $      -89.20 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,848.34 $     753.47 $      -84.46 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,418.77 $     2,870.29 $      -35.04 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.92     3.98      +1.29 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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