Cost of Living Comparison Between Sydney and Buffalo, NY 

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Consumer Prices in Buffalo, NY are 7.72% lower than in Sydney (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Buffalo, NY are 11.49% lower than in Sydney
Rent Prices in Buffalo, NY are 18.17% lower than in Sydney
Restaurant Prices in Buffalo, NY are 1.90% lower than in Sydney
Groceries Prices in Buffalo, NY are 7.23% lower than in Sydney
Local Purchasing Power in Buffalo, NY is 4.39% lower than in Sydney
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Restaurants
Sydney Edit Buffalo, NY Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 22.00 A$
(15.20 $)
21.71 A$
(15.00 $)
     -1.31 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 115.00 A$
(79.45 $)
108.55 A$
(75.00 $)
     -5.60 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 13.50 A$
(9.33 $)
14.47 A$
(10.00 $)
     +7.21 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(5.53 $)
7.24 A$
(5.00 $)
     -9.54 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(6.22 $)
7.96 A$
(5.50 $)
     -11.55 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.55 A$
(3.14 $)
5.55 A$
(3.83 $)
     +21.94 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.29 A$
(2.27 $)
3.07 A$
(2.12 $)
     -6.69 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.91 A$
(2.01 $)
2.44 A$
(1.69 $)
     -16.14 %
Markets
Sydney Edit Buffalo, NY Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.22 A$
(4.99 $)
4.51 A$
(3.12 $)
     -37.54 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.02 A$
(2.09 $)
3.65 A$
(2.52 $)
     +20.71 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.23 A$
(0.85 $)
2.60 A$
(1.80 $)
     +111.35 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.10 A$
(3.53 $)
4.11 A$
(2.84 $)
     -19.46 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.20 A$
(3.59 $)
7.30 A$
(5.04 $)
     +40.41 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.25 A$
(3.63 $)
4.13 A$
(2.85 $)
     -21.32 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.06 A$
(6.26 $)
6.50 A$
(4.49 $)
     -28.20 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.92 A$
(1.32 $)
3.83 A$
(2.65 $)
     +99.77 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.59 A$
(1.10 $)
0.87 A$
(0.60 $)
     -45.11 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.73 A$
(1.19 $)
3.44 A$
(2.38 $)
     +99.33 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.55 A$
(2.45 $)
3.77 A$
(2.61 $)
     +6.36 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.48 A$
(1.03 $)
2.03 A$
(1.41 $)
     +37.07 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.22 A$
(0.85 $)
1.91 A$
(1.32 $)
     +55.79 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.85 A$
(2.66 $)
2.76 A$
(1.91 $)
     -28.38 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.10 A$
(1.45 $)
2.99 A$
(2.07 $)
     +42.31 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 16.00 A$
(11.05 $)
15.92 A$
(11.00 $)
     -0.49 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.02 A$
(4.16 $)
5.30 A$
(3.66 $)
     -11.85 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.01 A$
(4.84 $)
4.12 A$
(2.85 $)
     -41.17 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 40.00 A$
(27.64 $)
14.84 A$
(10.25 $)
     -62.91 %
Transportation
Sydney Edit Buffalo, NY Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.60 A$
(3.18 $)
2.89 A$
(2.00 $)
     -37.07 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 217.39 A$
(150.19 $)
108.55 A$
(75.00 $)
     -50.06 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 A$
(3.11 $)
3.55 A$
(2.45 $)
     -21.20 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.51 A$
(3.11 $)
4.34 A$
(3.00 $)
     -3.64 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 59.80 A$
(41.32 $)
28.95 A$
(20.00 $)
     -51.59 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.74 A$
(5.35 $)
6.83 A$
(4.72 $)
     -11.69 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,000.00 A$
(24,181.39 $)
43,421.82 A$
(30,000.00 $)
     +24.06 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,029.26 A$
(20,056.23 $)
46,995.80 A$
(32,469.25 $)
     +61.89 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Sydney Edit Buffalo, NY Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 178.29 A$
(123.18 $)
257.35 A$
(177.81 $)
     +44.34 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.64 A$
(0.44 $)
0.19 A$
(0.13 $)
     -69.82 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.43 A$
(50.73 $)
104.05 A$
(71.89 $)
     +41.70 %
Sports And Leisure
Sydney Edit Buffalo, NY Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 84.79 A$
(58.58 $)
45.49 A$
(31.43 $)
     -46.36 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.58 A$
(15.60 $)
68.75 A$
(47.50 $)
     +204.49 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 22.00 A$
(15.20 $)
21.71 A$
(15.00 $)
     -1.31 %
Childcare
Sydney Edit Buffalo, NY Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,383.38 A$
(1,646.67 $)
1,353.92 A$
(935.42 $)
     -43.19 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,176.47 A$
(14,630.76 $)
22,434.61 A$
(15,500.00 $)
     +5.94 %
Clothing And Shoes
Sydney Edit Buffalo, NY Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 111.48 A$
(77.02 $)
73.09 A$
(50.50 $)
     -34.44 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 73.61 A$
(50.86 $)
41.43 A$
(28.62 $)
     -43.71 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 153.94 A$
(106.36 $)
123.83 A$
(85.55 $)
     -19.56 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 175.78 A$
(121.45 $)
142.93 A$
(98.75 $)
     -18.69 %
Rent Per Month
Sydney Edit Buffalo, NY Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,440.28 A$
(1,685.99 $)
2,094.59 A$
(1,447.14 $)
     -14.17 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,767.50 A$
(1,221.16 $)
1,374.70 A$
(949.78 $)
     -22.22 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,713.32 A$
(3,256.42 $)
3,792.17 A$
(2,620.00 $)
     -19.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,136.88 A$
(2,167.26 $)
2,605.31 A$
(1,800.00 $)
     -16.95 %
Buy Apartment Price
Sydney Edit Buffalo, NY Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,593.98 A$
(1,101.27 $)
261.12 A$
(180.41 $)
     -83.62 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 918.85 A$
(634.83 $)
85.37 A$
(58.98 $)
     -90.71 %
Salaries And Financing
Sydney Edit Buffalo, NY Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,790.34 A$
(4,691.43 $)
5,746.26 A$
(3,970.08 $)
     -15.38 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.79 5.43      +94.34 %
Last update: August 2022August 2022
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