Cost of Living Comparison Between Toronto and New York, NY 

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 32.10% higher than in Toronto (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 54.72% higher than in Toronto
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 91.77% higher than in Toronto
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 30.84% higher than in Toronto
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 45.07% higher than in Toronto
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 21.33% higher than in Toronto
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Restaurants
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 C$
(15.85 $)
25.24 C$
(20.00 $)
     +26.18 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 C$
(71.32 $)
126.18 C$
(100.00 $)
     +40.20 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 C$
(8.72 $)
11.36 C$
(9.00 $)
     +3.24 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 C$
(5.55 $)
9.27 C$
(7.35 $)
     +32.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 C$
(6.34 $)
11.36 C$
(9.00 $)
     +41.96 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.49 C$
(3.56 $)
6.16 C$
(4.88 $)
     +37.11 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.42 C$
(1.92 $)
2.68 C$
(2.12 $)
     +10.51 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.97 C$
(1.56 $)
2.16 C$
(1.71 $)
     +9.97 %
Markets
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 12.14 C$
(9.62 $)
5.73 C$
(4.54 $)
     -52.82 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.60 C$
(2.06 $)
4.40 C$
(3.48 $)
     +69.00 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.66 C$
(1.32 $)
3.24 C$
(2.57 $)
     +95.22 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.36 C$
(2.67 $)
4.10 C$
(3.25 $)
     +21.94 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.12 C$
(4.85 $)
8.50 C$
(6.74 $)
     +38.88 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.22 C$
(4.93 $)
8.01 C$
(6.35 $)
     +28.81 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.23 C$
(5.73 $)
9.72 C$
(7.70 $)
     +34.44 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.83 C$
(1.45 $)
3.58 C$
(2.83 $)
     +95.45 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 C$
(0.58 $)
1.62 C$
(1.28 $)
     +122.67 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.56 C$
(1.24 $)
3.08 C$
(2.44 $)
     +97.35 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.75 C$
(1.39 $)
3.32 C$
(2.63 $)
     +89.71 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.33 C$
(1.05 $)
2.40 C$
(1.90 $)
     +80.70 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 C$
(0.95 $)
2.31 C$
(1.83 $)
     +93.51 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.58 C$
(2.04 $)
2.83 C$
(2.24 $)
     +9.71 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.21 C$
(1.75 $)
2.66 C$
(2.11 $)
     +20.20 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 16.00 C$
(12.68 $)
18.93 C$
(15.00 $)
     +18.30 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.30 C$
(2.62 $)
3.86 C$
(3.06 $)
     +17.03 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.77 C$
(2.99 $)
3.91 C$
(3.10 $)
     +3.87 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 C$
(11.89 $)
18.93 C$
(15.00 $)
     +26.18 %
Transportation
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$
(2.58 $)
3.47 C$
(2.75 $)
     +6.77 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 155.00 C$
(122.84 $)
160.25 C$
(127.00 $)
     +3.39 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.25 C$
(3.37 $)
4.42 C$
(3.50 $)
     +3.92 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 C$
(2.55 $)
3.79 C$
(3.00 $)
     +17.61 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 31.03 C$
(24.59 $)
44.16 C$
(35.00 $)
     +42.33 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.07 C$
(3.22 $)
3.30 C$
(2.61 $)
     -18.94 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,150.00 C$
(20,723.87 $)
27,760.26 C$
(22,000.00 $)
     +6.16 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,353.37 C$
(20,092.54 $)
26,884.53 C$
(21,305.99 $)
     +6.04 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 156.87 C$
(124.32 $)
193.35 C$
(153.23 $)
     +23.26 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.36 C$
(0.28 $)
0.14 C$
(0.11 $)
     -61.24 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 72.15 C$
(57.18 $)
82.57 C$
(65.44 $)
     +14.44 %
Sports And Leisure
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 56.03 C$
(44.40 $)
112.60 C$
(89.24 $)
     +100.97 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.67 C$
(21.13 $)
44.39 C$
(35.18 $)
     +66.45 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 C$
(11.89 $)
20.19 C$
(16.00 $)
     +34.60 %
Childcare
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,718.80 C$
(1,362.15 $)
3,415.14 C$
(2,706.50 $)
     +98.69 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 27,246.00 C$
(21,592.45 $)
48,082.36 C$
(38,105.26 $)
     +76.47 %
Clothing And Shoes
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 77.20 C$
(61.18 $)
76.68 C$
(60.77 $)
     -0.68 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 49.91 C$
(39.56 $)
51.62 C$
(40.91 $)
     +3.41 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 110.20 C$
(87.34 $)
113.78 C$
(90.17 $)
     +3.24 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 145.74 C$
(115.50 $)
161.97 C$
(128.36 $)
     +11.13 %
Rent Per Month
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,058.38 C$
(1,631.27 $)
3,949.73 C$
(3,130.16 $)
     +91.89 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,725.57 C$
(1,367.52 $)
2,526.86 C$
(2,002.54 $)
     +46.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,450.88 C$
(2,734.82 $)
8,166.70 C$
(6,472.11 $)
     +136.66 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,656.98 C$
(2,105.65 $)
4,329.65 C$
(3,431.25 $)
     +62.95 %
Buy Apartment Price
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,066.98 C$
(845.58 $)
1,865.57 C$
(1,478.47 $)
     +74.85 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 850.52 C$
(674.04 $)
950.88 C$
(753.57 $)
     +11.80 %
Salaries And Financing
Toronto Edit New York, NY Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,115.88 C$
(3,261.84 $)
7,726.79 C$
(6,123.48 $)
     +87.73 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.83 3.70      +30.69 %
Last update: February 2021February 2021
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