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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Francisco, CA and Denver, CO Reverse

You would need around 4,190.40$ in Denver, CO to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 6,500.00$ in San Francisco, CA (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

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Consumer Prices in Denver, CO are 17.17% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Denver, CO are 35.53% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Rent Prices in Denver, CO are 55.07% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Restaurant Prices in Denver, CO are 21.08% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Groceries Prices in Denver, CO are 29.01% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Denver, CO is 22.56% higher than in San Francisco, CA

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  San Francisco, CA  Denver, CO      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 $     10.00 $      -16.67 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 72.50 $     50.00 $      -31.03 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.25 $     6.00 $      -4.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 $     3.88 $      -22.50 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 $     5.00 $      -16.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.81 $     3.61 $      -5.21 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.98 $     1.68 $      -14.93 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.68 $     1.26 $      -24.91 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.16 $     0.82 $      -29.07 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 4.02 $     2.13 $      -47.12 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 4.48 $     1.40 $      -68.77 %
Eggs (12) 3.76 $     2.28 $      -39.26 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 16.09 $     8.09 $      -49.70 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 13.03 $     8.97 $      -31.20 %
Apples (1kg) 4.21 $     3.60 $      -14.40 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.89 $     3.66 $      -6.02 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.75 $     5.03 $      +5.91 %
Potato (1kg) 3.11 $     1.76 $      -43.41 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.97 $     1.37 $      -30.24 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.47 $     1.64 $      -33.74 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $     12.00 $      -20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.62 $     2.88 $      +9.52 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.72 $     4.30 $      +15.52 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.00 $     6.00 $      -14.29 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     2.25 $      +12.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 71.00 $     79.00 $      +11.27 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $     2.60 $      -25.71 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.71 $     1.40 $      -18.18 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     40.00 $      +33.33 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.09 $     0.91 $      -16.63 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,000.00 $     23,000.00 $      +21.05 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 99.15 $     122.22 $      +23.27 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 $     0.60 $      +200.00 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.31 $     45.13 $      -4.59 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.53 $     41.56 $      -39.36 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.00 $     12.50 $      -37.50 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $     11.00 $      -8.33 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 54.23 $     37.11 $      -31.57 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.45 $     27.00 $      -40.60 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 73.50 $     70.25 $      -4.42 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 94.17 $     81.67 $      -13.27 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,634.91 $     1,165.00 $      -55.79 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,889.24 $     790.33 $      -58.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,598.68 $     2,233.33 $      -51.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,426.18 $     1,450.00 $      -57.68 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,149.32 $     1,528.48 $      -83.29 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 7,534.74 $     1,112.27 $      -85.24 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,496.97 $     3,553.16 $      -20.99 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.17     4.18      +0.20 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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