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

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You would need around 3,693.51$ 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.

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Consumer Prices in Columbus, OH are 23.37% lower than in New York, NY
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Columbus, OH are 45.68% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Columbus, OH are 69.11% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Columbus, OH are 37.83% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Columbus, OH are 16.47% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Columbus, OH is 32.79% 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 75.00 $     40.00 $      -46.67 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.00 $     6.00 $      -25.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 $     3.00 $      -50.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.00 $     4.00 $      -42.86 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.02 $     3.15 $      -21.66 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.88 $     1.38 $      -26.24 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.68 $     1.15 $      -31.66 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.41 $     0.83 $      -40.94 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.75 $     1.94 $      -29.60 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.00 $     3.38 $      +12.60 %
Eggs (12) 3.16 $     1.71 $      -45.94 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.72 $     10.42 $      -2.86 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.30 $     7.84 $      -15.64 %
Apples (1kg) 4.59 $     3.98 $      -13.40 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.41 $     5.58 $      +26.33 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.64 $     4.29 $      -7.53 %
Potato (1kg) 2.18 $     2.11 $      -2.91 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.33 $     1.06 $      -54.77 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.91 $     1.46 $      -23.78 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $     11.50 $      -23.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.83 $     1.82 $      -0.65 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.48 $     2.92 $      +17.35 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 $     5.70 $      -52.54 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     2.00 $      -20.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 112.00 $     61.00 $      -45.54 %
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 $     0.93 $      -12.03 %
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 153.87 $     181.64 $      +18.05 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 $     0.30 $      +72.41 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.68 $     39.00 $      -23.05 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 99.19 $     40.00 $      -59.67 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 31.62 $     15.00 $      -52.56 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $     9.00 $      -35.71 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 56.88 $     40.62 $      -28.57 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.06 $     33.00 $      -35.37 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 89.85 $     88.75 $      -1.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 123.08 $     102.50 $      -16.72 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,920.30 $     843.00 $      -71.13 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,783.73 $     692.73 $      -61.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,174.30 $     1,475.00 $      -71.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,392.20 $     1,088.89 $      -67.90 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,791.68 $     1,099.65 $      -88.77 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,118.21 $     753.47 $      -85.28 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,327.88 $     3,121.60 $      -27.87 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.93     3.98      +1.27 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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