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

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You would need around 3,729.93$ in Columbus, OH to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 6,700.00$ 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 21.72% lower than in New York, NY
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Columbus, OH are 44.33% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Columbus, OH are 68.49% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Columbus, OH are 37.69% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Columbus, OH are 13.86% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Columbus, OH is 26.91% 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) 3.99 $     3.20 $      -19.88 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.88 $     1.36 $      -27.71 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.68 $     1.16 $      -30.73 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.41 $     0.83 $      -41.24 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.74 $     1.91 $      -30.03 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.00 $     3.55 $      +18.19 %
Eggs (12) 3.14 $     1.74 $      -44.45 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.88 $     10.42 $      -4.28 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.72 $     8.10 $      -7.13 %
Apples (1kg) 4.38 $     3.98 $      -9.29 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.21 $     5.58 $      +32.36 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.55 $     4.29 $      -5.63 %
Potato (1kg) 2.10 $     2.11 $      +0.72 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.36 $     1.06 $      -55.38 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.93 $     1.46 $      -24.42 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $     11.50 $      -23.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.81 $     1.82 $      +0.76 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.56 $     2.92 $      +13.77 %
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) 1.28 $     1.24 $      -2.87 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     10.00 $      -66.67 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.06 $     0.94 $      -11.48 %
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 151.65 $     185.58 $      +22.37 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 $     0.30 $      +72.41 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 49.92 $     39.55 $      -20.78 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 95.65 $     42.50 $      -55.57 %
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 $     39.29 $      -30.93 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.13 $     33.00 $      -35.46 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 87.35 $     90.71 $      +3.86 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 126.07 $     103.00 $      -18.30 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,875.61 $     825.56 $      -71.29 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,739.60 $     687.00 $      -60.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,971.85 $     1,455.56 $      -70.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,283.54 $     1,087.50 $      -66.88 %
 
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) 4,278.82 $     3,023.14 $      -29.35 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.90     3.98      +2.20 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
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