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

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You would need around 4,332.46$ 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 15.44% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Denver, CO are 33.35% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Rent Prices in Denver, CO are 51.55% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Restaurant Prices in Denver, CO are 26.51% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Groceries Prices in Denver, CO are 25.72% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Denver, CO is 3.91% lower than in San Francisco, CA

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  San Francisco, CA  Denver, CO      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.50 $     10.00 $      -25.93 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $     50.00 $      -37.50 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 $     6.39 $      -14.80 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 $     4.00 $      -20.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 $     5.50 $      -8.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.73 $     3.73 $      -0.07 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.93 $     1.72 $      -10.77 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.71 $     1.34 $      -21.50 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.23 $     0.92 $      -25.31 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.29 $     2.31 $      -29.84 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 4.65 $     1.72 $      -63.02 %
Eggs (12) 3.94 $     2.25 $      -42.88 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 15.46 $     7.37 $      -52.30 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 13.78 $     10.21 $      -25.92 %
Apples (1kg) 4.15 $     3.20 $      -22.87 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.49 $     3.49 $      +0.00 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.33 $     5.03 $      +16.10 %
Potato (1kg) 3.37 $     2.13 $      -36.92 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.00 $     1.50 $      -25.04 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.32 $     1.71 $      -26.51 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $     12.50 $      -16.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.92 $     3.12 $      +7.14 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.14 $     4.40 $      +6.21 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.70 $     6.00 $      -10.45 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $     2.25 $      0.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     79.00 $      +12.86 %
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 $     12.50 $      -58.33 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.05 $     0.85 $      -19.07 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,095.00 $     20,000.00 $      +10.53 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 100.44 $     109.13 $      +8.65 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 $     0.73 $      +340.00 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 45.17 $     39.29 $      -13.01 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 64.89 $     40.90 $      -36.97 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.00 $     13.33 $      -11.11 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $     12.00 $      0.00 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 54.58 $     33.70 $      -38.26 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.25 $     32.50 $      -29.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 85.11 $     72.12 $      -15.26 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 96.88 $     78.33 $      -19.14 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,843.64 $     1,300.00 $      -54.28 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,018.36 $     858.50 $      -57.47 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,637.50 $     2,531.25 $      -45.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,331.36 $     1,527.27 $      -54.15 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,149.32 $     2,262.22 $      -75.27 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,817.14 $     1,367.02 $      -79.95 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,882.34 $     3,127.10 $      -35.95 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.25     4.23      -0.51 %
 
Last updateFebruary, 2015January, 2015
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Currency: USD