Cost of Living Comparison Between Toronto and New York, NY 

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 35.81% higher than in Toronto (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 61.08% higher than in Toronto
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 103.59% higher than in Toronto
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 40.98% higher than in Toronto
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 42.39% higher than in Toronto
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 7.90% lower than in Toronto
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Restaurants
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 C$
(15.61 $)
32.03 C$
(25.00 $)
     +60.15 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 C$
(78.05 $)
134.53 C$
(105.00 $)
     +34.53 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 C$
(9.37 $)
12.81 C$
(10.00 $)
     +6.77 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 C$
(5.46 $)
9.49 C$
(7.40 $)
     +35.51 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 C$
(7.02 $)
11.53 C$
(9.00 $)
     +28.12 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.77 C$
(3.73 $)
6.42 C$
(5.01 $)
     +34.43 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.42 C$
(1.89 $)
3.12 C$
(2.44 $)
     +29.09 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 C$
(1.57 $)
2.84 C$
(2.21 $)
     +41.27 %
Markets
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 12.80 C$
(9.99 $)
5.59 C$
(4.37 $)
     -56.28 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.86 C$
(2.23 $)
4.51 C$
(3.52 $)
     +57.45 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.79 C$
(1.40 $)
4.26 C$
(3.32 $)
     +137.72 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.71 C$
(2.90 $)
4.63 C$
(3.62 $)
     +24.79 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.02 C$
(5.48 $)
9.83 C$
(7.67 $)
     +39.92 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.94 C$
(5.42 $)
7.98 C$
(6.23 $)
     +15.03 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.72 C$
(6.03 $)
11.97 C$
(9.34 $)
     +54.91 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.00 C$
(1.56 $)
3.16 C$
(2.47 $)
     +58.61 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 C$
(0.60 $)
1.60 C$
(1.25 $)
     +107.73 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.69 C$
(1.32 $)
2.87 C$
(2.24 $)
     +69.31 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.99 C$
(1.56 $)
3.41 C$
(2.66 $)
     +70.85 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.50 C$
(1.17 $)
2.75 C$
(2.15 $)
     +83.50 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.25 C$
(0.98 $)
2.32 C$
(1.81 $)
     +84.69 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.84 C$
(2.22 $)
3.31 C$
(2.58 $)
     +16.27 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.85 C$
(1.45 $)
3.02 C$
(2.36 $)
     +62.84 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$
(11.71 $)
19.22 C$
(15.00 $)
     +28.12 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.32 C$
(2.59 $)
4.89 C$
(3.82 $)
     +47.29 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.78 C$
(2.95 $)
4.89 C$
(3.82 $)
     +29.51 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.00 C$
(13.27 $)
19.22 C$
(15.00 $)
     +13.05 %
Transportation
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$
(2.54 $)
3.52 C$
(2.75 $)
     +8.41 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 156.00 C$
(121.76 $)
165.92 C$
(129.50 $)
     +6.36 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.31 C$
(3.37 $)
5.00 C$
(3.90 $)
     +15.80 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$
(2.20 $)
3.84 C$
(3.00 $)
     +36.48 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 31.00 C$
(24.20 $)
38.44 C$
(30.00 $)
     +23.99 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.18 C$
(5.61 $)
5.42 C$
(4.23 $)
     -24.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,000.00 C$
(21,854.36 $)
33,311.43 C$
(26,000.00 $)
     +18.97 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,870.44 C$
(20,192.21 $)
31,379.90 C$
(24,492.41 $)
     +21.30 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 147.89 C$
(115.43 $)
213.11 C$
(166.34 $)
     +44.10 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.50 C$
(0.39 $)
0.14 C$
(0.11 $)
     -71.81 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.08 C$
(57.04 $)
81.92 C$
(63.94 $)
     +12.09 %
Sports And Leisure
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 64.97 C$
(50.71 $)
136.41 C$
(106.47 $)
     +109.95 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.09 C$
(14.90 $)
51.89 C$
(40.50 $)
     +171.76 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 C$
(11.71 $)
23.06 C$
(18.00 $)
     +53.75 %
Childcare
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,655.90 C$
(1,292.45 $)
2,855.88 C$
(2,229.05 $)
     +72.47 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 28,000.00 C$
(21,854.36 $)
49,967.15 C$
(39,000.00 $)
     +78.45 %
Clothing And Shoes
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 80.08 C$
(62.51 $)
79.82 C$
(62.30 $)
     -0.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.77 C$
(36.50 $)
79.78 C$
(62.27 $)
     +70.59 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 117.00 C$
(91.32 $)
117.41 C$
(91.64 $)
     +0.35 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 127.68 C$
(99.65 $)
198.51 C$
(154.94 $)
     +55.47 %
Rent Per Month
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,109.63 C$
(1,646.59 $)
4,297.17 C$
(3,354.00 $)
     +103.69 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,837.30 C$
(1,434.03 $)
2,826.63 C$
(2,206.22 $)
     +53.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,486.54 C$
(2,721.29 $)
8,776.28 C$
(6,850.00 $)
     +151.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,894.64 C$
(2,259.31 $)
5,126.61 C$
(4,001.38 $)
     +77.11 %
Buy Apartment Price
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,203.36 C$
(939.23 $)
1,764.78 C$
(1,377.44 $)
     +46.66 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 929.90 C$
(725.80 $)
1,044.93 C$
(815.58 $)
     +12.37 %
Salaries And Financing
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,584.59 C$
(4,358.84 $)
8,285.49 C$
(6,466.93 $)
     +48.36 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.67 4.48      +21.78 %
Last update: May 2022May 2022
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