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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Francisco, CA and Portland, OR Reverse

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You would need around 4,058.02$ in Portland, OR to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 7,000.00$ in San Francisco, CA (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index. This comparison assumes net earnings (after income tax).

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Consumer Prices in Portland, OR are 20.35% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Portland, OR are 42.03% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Rent Prices in Portland, OR are 61.10% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Restaurant Prices in Portland, OR are 28.20% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Groceries Prices in Portland, OR are 29.85% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Portland, OR is 43.61% higher than in San Francisco, CA

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  San Francisco, CA  Portland, OR      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.75 $     11.00 $      -25.42 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $     48.00 $      -40.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.53 $     7.00 $      -7.04 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 $     3.50 $      -30.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 $     4.26 $      -29.08 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.78 $     3.69 $      -2.32 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.90 $     1.71 $      -9.72 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.68 $     1.35 $      -19.61 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.28 $     0.73 $      -42.65 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.41 $     2.94 $      -13.56 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 4.65 $     4.21 $      -9.40 %
Eggs (12) 4.14 $     3.04 $      -26.40 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 15.46 $     9.36 $      -39.47 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 13.78 $     8.99 $      -34.77 %
Apples (1kg) 4.15 $     3.11 $      -24.88 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.71 $     2.56 $      -30.98 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.33 $     2.60 $      -40.02 %
Potato (1kg) 3.37 $     1.35 $      -60.04 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.00 $     1.53 $      -23.69 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.32 $     1.96 $      -15.41 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $     12.00 $      -20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.00 $     1.94 $      -3.10 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.67 $     2.10 $      -21.25 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.70 $     6.00 $      -10.45 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $     2.50 $      +11.11 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.00 $     100.00 $      +44.93 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $     2.50 $      -28.57 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.71 $     1.48 $      -13.64 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     30.00 $      0.00 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.04 $     0.80 $      -23.39 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,095.00 $     22,000.00 $      +21.58 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 100.44 $     148.49 $      +47.83 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 $     0.10 $      -42.00 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 45.88 $     55.32 $      +20.59 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 66.67 $     36.60 $      -45.10 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.00 $     19.04 $      +26.90 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $     12.00 $      0.00 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 55.12 $     43.28 $      -21.49 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 48.33 $     31.71 $      -34.39 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 87.14 $     68.47 $      -21.43 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 105.57 $     94.90 $      -10.11 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,038.57 $     1,137.50 $      -62.56 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,182.14 $     812.50 $      -62.77 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,519.44 $     2,333.33 $      -57.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,232.78 $     1,541.67 $      -63.58 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,472.24 $     2,270.30 $      -76.03 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 7,534.74 $     1,511.97 $      -79.93 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,303.14 $     2,750.00 $      -16.75 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.08     4.06      -0.53 %
 
Last updateApril, 2015April, 2015
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Currency: USD