Cost of Living Comparison Between Oakville and Mississauga 

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Consumer Prices in Mississauga are 3.7% higher than in Oakville (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Mississauga are 9.1% higher than in Oakville
Rent Prices in Mississauga are 18.9% higher than in Oakville
Restaurant Prices in Mississauga are 5.2% higher than in Oakville
Groceries Prices in Mississauga are 3.8% lower than in Oakville
Local Purchasing Power in Mississauga is 9.8% lower than in Oakville
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Restaurants
Oakville Edit Mississauga Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 C$ 20.00 C$      0.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 92.88 C$ 110.00 C$      +18.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 14.00 C$ 12.82 C$      -8.4 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 C$ 7.50 C$      -6.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.25 C$ 7.00 C$      -15.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.86 C$ 4.67 C$      -3.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.45 C$ 2.10 C$      +44.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.62 C$ 1.80 C$      +11.3 %
Markets
Oakville Edit Mississauga Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.03 C$ 9.01 C$      -10.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.02 C$ 3.00 C$      -0.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.42 C$ 1.58 C$      +11.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.12 C$ 4.66 C$      +13.2 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.51 C$ 9.32 C$      +9.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 9.05 C$ 5.90 C$      -34.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.99 C$ 9.24 C$      +32.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.81 C$ 2.16 C$      +19.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 C$ 0.64 C$      -15.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.77 C$ 1.72 C$      -2.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.73 C$ 2.03 C$      -25.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.51 C$ 0.72 C$      -52.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.55 C$ 1.43 C$      -7.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.33 C$ 2.56 C$      +9.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.49 C$ 2.37 C$      -5.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.50 C$ 20.00 C$      +8.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.21 C$ 3.35 C$      +4.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.13 C$ 3.62 C$      +15.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.75 C$ 16.00 C$      -9.9 %
Transportation
Oakville Edit Mississauga Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 C$ 3.75 C$      -6.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 136.50 C$ 131.00 C$      -4.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.25 C$ 3.48 C$      -18.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 C$ 8.05 C$      +66.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 C$ 70.00 C$      +133.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.64 C$ 5.76 C$      +2.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,978.00 C$ 33,978.00 C$      0.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,382.58 C$ 28,243.70 C$      +3.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Oakville Edit Mississauga Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 250.00 C$ 241.15 C$      -3.5 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 67.00 C$ 65.00 C$      -3.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.21 C$ 77.69 C$      +6.1 %
Sports And Leisure
Oakville Edit Mississauga Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.00 C$ 68.50 C$      +71.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 0.00 C$ 30.00 C$     
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.38 C$ 18.50 C$      +12.9 %
Childcare
Oakville Edit Mississauga Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,500.00 C$ 1,058.33 C$      -29.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 24,000.00 C$ 20,000.00 C$      -16.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
Oakville Edit Mississauga Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.22 C$ 76.67 C$      -9.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 60.00 C$ 65.71 C$      +9.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 147.38 C$ 115.44 C$      -21.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 151.17 C$ 148.57 C$      -1.7 %
Rent Per Month
Oakville Edit Mississauga Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,000.00 C$ 2,630.00 C$      +31.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,850.00 C$ 2,350.00 C$      +27.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,166.67 C$ 3,733.33 C$      +17.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,200.00 C$ 3,422.22 C$      +6.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
Oakville Edit Mississauga Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 540.00 C$ 1,076.93 C$      +99.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 929.02 C$ 991.55 C$      +6.7 %
Salaries And Financing
Oakville Edit Mississauga Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,600.00 C$ 4,527.37 C$      -1.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.85 7.02      +2.5 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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