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

You would need around 4,154.63$ 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 17.67% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Denver, CO are 36.08% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Rent Prices in Denver, CO are 55.54% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Restaurant Prices in Denver, CO are 22.75% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Groceries Prices in Denver, CO are 29.37% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Denver, CO is 20.19% 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 $     47.50 $      -34.48 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.70 $     6.00 $      -10.38 %
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) 3.78 $     3.61 $      -4.59 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.96 $     1.70 $      -13.22 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.70 $     1.28 $      -24.60 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.17 $     0.84 $      -28.43 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.98 $     2.16 $      -45.71 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 4.48 $     1.40 $      -68.77 %
Eggs (12) 3.76 $     2.36 $      -37.16 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 15.58 $     7.72 $      -50.42 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 13.03 $     9.03 $      -30.69 %
Apples (1kg) 4.21 $     3.41 $      -19.07 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.89 $     3.66 $      -6.02 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.75 $     5.03 $      +5.91 %
Potato (1kg) 3.11 $     1.65 $      -46.96 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.97 $     1.30 $      -34.03 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.47 $     1.71 $      -30.86 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $     12.00 $      -20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.62 $     2.67 $      +1.59 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.72 $     4.00 $      +7.46 %
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 $     20.00 $      -33.33 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.09 $     0.90 $      -16.72 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,000.00 $     21,500.00 $      +13.16 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 94.43 $     122.22 $      +29.43 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 $     0.60 $      +200.00 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.79 $     45.13 $      -3.53 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 66.29 $     41.56 $      -37.31 %
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) 53.12 $     37.11 $      -30.14 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.45 $     27.00 $      -40.60 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 74.77 $     70.25 $      -6.04 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 93.57 $     81.67 $      -12.72 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,675.06 $     1,153.75 $      -56.87 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,879.30 $     804.67 $      -57.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,598.68 $     2,181.25 $      -52.57 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,418.16 $     1,450.00 $      -57.58 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,969.93 $     2,027.20 $      -77.40 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,817.14 $     1,291.67 $      -81.05 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,467.56 $     3,432.00 $      -23.18 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.38     4.20      -4.07 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2014August, 2014
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