Cost of Living Comparison Between Toronto and Mississauga 

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Cost of Living in Mississauga is 7.3% lower than in Toronto (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Mississauga is 7.7% lower than in Toronto
Rent Prices in Mississauga are 8.3% lower than in Toronto
Restaurant Prices in Mississauga are 15.8% lower than in Toronto
Groceries Prices in Mississauga are 9.5% lower than in Toronto
Local Purchasing Power in Mississauga is 7.5% higher than in Toronto
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Restaurants
Toronto Edit Mississauga Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 C$ 20.00 C$      -20.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 C$ 100.00 C$      -16.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 C$ 15.00 C$      0.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 C$ 7.50 C$      -6.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 C$ 7.00 C$      -30.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.39 C$ 5.29 C$      -1.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.84 C$ 2.08 C$      -26.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.20 C$ 1.83 C$      -16.7 %
Markets
Toronto Edit Mississauga Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 15.63 C$ 9.31 C$      -40.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.45 C$ 3.10 C$      -10.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.08 C$ 1.77 C$      -15.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.55 C$ 4.55 C$      -0.0 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.99 C$ 8.27 C$      +18.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.82 C$ 6.92 C$      -11.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.55 C$ 9.65 C$      +12.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.36 C$ 2.28 C$      -3.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.93 C$ 0.66 C$      -28.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.36 C$ 1.66 C$      -29.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.30 C$ 1.99 C$      -13.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.59 C$ 0.67 C$      -57.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.70 C$ 1.56 C$      -8.3 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.05 C$ 2.85 C$      -6.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.37 C$ 2.82 C$      +19.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 C$ 18.00 C$      0.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.39 C$ 3.24 C$      -4.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.64 C$ 3.62 C$      -0.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 20.00 C$ 15.50 C$      -22.5 %
Transportation
Toronto Edit Mississauga Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.35 C$ 4.00 C$      +19.4 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 156.00 C$ 131.00 C$      -16.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 C$ 4.25 C$      -15.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 C$ 2.85 C$      +1.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 C$ 30.00 C$      -9.1 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.02 C$ 5.79 C$      -3.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 34,087.00 C$ 33,978.00 C$      -0.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,337.76 C$ 28,383.90 C$      -6.4 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Toronto Edit Mississauga Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 158.55 C$ 253.82 C$      +60.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 61.78 C$ 61.88 C$      +0.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.84 C$ 73.67 C$      +2.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Toronto Edit Mississauga Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 70.05 C$ 71.14 C$      +1.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.95 C$ 15.00 C$      -44.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 C$ 19.00 C$      +5.6 %
Childcare
Toronto Edit Mississauga Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,467.15 C$ 900.00 C$      -38.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 25,083.33 C$ 20,000.00 C$      -20.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
Toronto Edit Mississauga Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 80.72 C$ 76.67 C$      -5.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 50.76 C$ 65.71 C$      +29.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 136.34 C$ 113.75 C$      -16.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 163.79 C$ 148.57 C$      -9.3 %
Rent Per Month
Toronto Edit Mississauga Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,501.38 C$ 2,570.00 C$      +2.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,160.56 C$ 2,235.71 C$      +3.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,441.51 C$ 3,622.22 C$      -18.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,642.17 C$ 3,255.56 C$      -10.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Toronto Edit Mississauga Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,284.27 C$ 1,099.74 C$      -14.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 994.66 C$ 434.42 C$      -56.3 %
Salaries And Financing
Toronto Edit Mississauga Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,781.64 C$ 4,743.41 C$      -0.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.45 6.78      +5.2 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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