Cost of Living Comparison Between Toronto and New York, NY 

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 37.49% higher than in Toronto
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 60.96% higher than in Toronto
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 97.63% higher than in Toronto
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 40.12% higher than in Toronto
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 51.83% higher than in Toronto
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 16.06% higher than in Toronto
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Restaurants Toronto[ Edit ] New York, NY[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 C$
(15.20 $)
28.94 C$
(22.00 $)
     +44.72 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 C$
(68.41 $)
131.56 C$
(100.00 $)
     +46.18 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 C$
(9.12 $)
12.50 C$
(9.50 $)
     +4.15 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 C$
(5.32 $)
9.21 C$
(7.00 $)
     +31.56 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 C$
(6.08 $)
10.52 C$
(8.00 $)
     +31.56 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.38 C$
(3.33 $)
6.50 C$
(4.94 $)
     +48.55 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.36 C$
(1.79 $)
2.86 C$
(2.18 $)
     +21.63 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 C$
(1.45 $)
2.31 C$
(1.76 $)
     +21.02 %
Markets Toronto[ Edit ] New York, NY[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.61 C$
(8.82 $)
5.97 C$
(4.54 $)
     -48.58 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.59 C$
(1.97 $)
4.48 C$
(3.41 $)
     +73.29 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.49 C$
(1.14 $)
3.72 C$
(2.83 $)
     +149.13 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.43 C$
(2.61 $)
4.66 C$
(3.54 $)
     +35.69 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.63 C$
(5.04 $)
9.14 C$
(6.95 $)
     +37.92 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.09 C$
(4.63 $)
8.36 C$
(6.35 $)
     +37.16 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.37 C$
(5.60 $)
9.52 C$
(7.24 $)
     +29.20 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.76 C$
(1.34 $)
3.67 C$
(2.79 $)
     +109.16 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 C$
(0.56 $)
1.68 C$
(1.28 $)
     +128.63 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.63 C$
(1.24 $)
3.06 C$
(2.32 $)
     +87.47 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.62 C$
(1.23 $)
3.52 C$
(2.68 $)
     +117.43 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 C$
(0.91 $)
2.54 C$
(1.93 $)
     +111.97 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.11 C$
(0.85 $)
2.32 C$
(1.76 $)
     +108.40 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.29 C$
(1.74 $)
2.84 C$
(2.16 $)
     +23.78 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.11 C$
(1.60 $)
2.75 C$
(2.09 $)
     +30.25 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 16.00 C$
(12.16 $)
19.73 C$
(15.00 $)
     +23.34 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.30 C$
(2.51 $)
4.18 C$
(3.18 $)
     +26.63 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.83 C$
(2.91 $)
4.21 C$
(3.20 $)
     +10.11 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 C$
(11.40 $)
19.73 C$
(15.00 $)
     +31.56 %
Transportation Toronto[ Edit ] New York, NY[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$
(2.47 $)
3.62 C$
(2.75 $)
     +11.32 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 151.15 C$
(114.89 $)
167.08 C$
(127.00 $)
     +10.54 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 C$
(3.04 $)
4.47 C$
(3.40 $)
     +11.83 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 C$
(2.45 $)
3.95 C$
(3.00 $)
     +22.62 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.00 C$
(26.60 $)
39.47 C$
(30.00 $)
     +12.76 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.27 C$
(3.25 $)
3.65 C$
(2.77 $)
     -14.62 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,890.00 C$
(20,439.48 $)
28,943.00 C$
(22,000.00 $)
     +7.63 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,932.48 C$
(19,711.66 $)
27,660.36 C$
(21,025.05 $)
     +6.66 %
Utilities (Monthly) Toronto[ Edit ] New York, NY[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 150.75 C$
(114.59 $)
188.09 C$
(142.97 $)
     +24.77 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.46 C$
(0.35 $)
0.16 C$
(0.12 $)
     -65.07 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.47 C$
(53.56 $)
84.53 C$
(64.25 $)
     +19.96 %
Sports And Leisure Toronto[ Edit ] New York, NY[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 55.98 C$
(42.55 $)
110.99 C$
(84.37 $)
     +98.28 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.33 C$
(20.78 $)
46.48 C$
(35.33 $)
     +70.06 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 C$
(11.40 $)
22.35 C$
(16.99 $)
     +49.01 %
Childcare Toronto[ Edit ] New York, NY[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,552.56 C$
(1,180.13 $)
3,187.91 C$
(2,423.17 $)
     +105.33 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 26,984.78 C$
(20,511.53 $)
51,558.64 C$
(39,190.48 $)
     +91.07 %
Clothing And Shoes Toronto[ Edit ] New York, NY[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 77.00 C$
(58.53 $)
74.93 C$
(56.95 $)
     -2.70 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.62 C$
(35.44 $)
53.94 C$
(41.00 $)
     +15.69 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 108.85 C$
(82.74 $)
116.55 C$
(88.59 $)
     +7.07 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 134.01 C$
(101.86 $)
186.04 C$
(141.41 $)
     +38.82 %
Rent Per Month Toronto[ Edit ] New York, NY[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,211.09 C$
(1,680.68 $)
4,410.90 C$
(3,352.79 $)
     +99.49 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,808.37 C$
(1,374.57 $)
2,644.37 C$
(2,010.02 $)
     +46.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,602.87 C$
(2,738.59 $)
8,805.11 C$
(6,692.89 $)
     +144.39 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,773.23 C$
(2,107.97 $)
4,721.22 C$
(3,588.67 $)
     +70.24 %
Buy Apartment Price Toronto[ Edit ] New York, NY[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,055.55 C$
(802.34 $)
1,931.28 C$
(1,467.99 $)
     +82.96 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 804.21 C$
(611.29 $)
982.70 C$
(746.97 $)
     +22.20 %
Salaries And Financing Toronto[ Edit ] New York, NY[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,088.78 C$
(3,107.94 $)
7,638.11 C$
(5,805.84 $)
     +86.81 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.22 3.88      +20.52 %
Last update: October 2020October 2020
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