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Cost of Living Comparison Between Sacramento, CA and Portland, OR 

You would need around 3,762.00$ in Portland, OR to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 4,200.00$ in Sacramento, CA (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Portland, OR are 18.75% lower than in Sacramento, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Portland, OR are 10.43% lower than in Sacramento, CA
Rent Prices in Portland, OR are 11.59% higher than in Sacramento, CA
Restaurant Prices in Portland, OR are 9.24% lower than in Sacramento, CA
Groceries Prices in Portland, OR are 25.27% lower than in Sacramento, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Portland, OR is 11.72% lower than in Sacramento, CA

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  Sacramento, CA  Portland, OR      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.00 $     10.00 $      -9.09 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $     45.00 $      -10.00 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.00 $     6.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     3.00 $      -14.29 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.00 $      -20.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.91 $     3.61 $      -7.69 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.62 $     1.62 $      +0.09 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.45 $     1.23 $      -15.14 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.02 $     0.88 $      -13.53 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.69 $     2.28 $      -15.13 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.40 $     3.80 $      +58.01 %
Eggs (12) 2.52 $     2.07 $      -17.62 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.91 $     7.71 $      -22.18 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 10.79 $     7.75 $      -28.18 %
Apples (1kg) 4.58 $     2.81 $      -38.65 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.54 $     2.49 $      -45.10 %
Tomato (1kg) 5.23 $     2.49 $      -52.37 %
Potato (1kg) 2.14 $     1.38 $      -35.36 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.55 $     1.35 $      -12.96 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.68 $     1.70 $      +1.46 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.50 $     11.00 $      -11.96 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.58 $     2.24 $      -13.15 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.28 $     3.82 $      -10.71 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     6.00 $      0.00 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     2.50 $      0.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 89.75 $     100.00 $      +11.42 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.25 $     2.50 $      -41.18 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.71 $     1.24 $      -27.35 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 $     20.00 $      -28.57 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.03 $      +2.10 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,500.00 $     22,000.00 $      -16.98 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 205.67 $     152.48 $      -25.86 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $     0.08 $      -54.29 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 37.86 $     49.35 $      +30.36 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 48.60 $     38.28 $      -21.24 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.67 $     15.67 $      -43.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.50 $     10.00 $      +5.26 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 36.94 $     40.11 $      +8.60 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 47.80 $     38.98 $      -18.44 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 73.17 $     65.45 $      -10.55 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 79.67 $     87.12 $      +9.35 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 887.50 $     1,026.21 $      +15.63 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 771.43 $     767.59 $      -0.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,708.33 $     2,054.81 $      +20.28 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,257.14 $     1,311.98 $      +4.36 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,230.48 $     2,451.52 $      +9.91 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,205.56 $     1,443.44 $      +19.73 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,602.00 $     2,848.11 $      -20.93 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.92     3.80      -3.00 %
 
Last updateApril, 2014April, 2014
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