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Cost of Living Comparison Between Vancouver and Seattle, WA Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Seattle, WA are 20.04% higher than in Vancouver
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Seattle, WA are 23.26% higher than in Vancouver
Rent Prices in Seattle, WA are 28.33% higher than in Vancouver
Restaurant Prices in Seattle, WA are 17.82% higher than in Vancouver
Groceries Prices in Seattle, WA are 22.25% higher than in Vancouver
Local Purchasing Power in Seattle, WA is 47.44% higher than in Vancouver
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 C$
(11.63 $)
19.34 C$
(15.00 $)
     +28.95 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 C$
(58.16 $)
77.37 C$
(60.00 $)
     +3.16 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.35 C$
(7.25 $)
11.61 C$
(9.00 $)
     +24.13 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(4.65 $)
7.03 C$
(5.45 $)
     +17.13 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$
(5.43 $)
9.03 C$
(7.00 $)
     +28.95 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.35 C$
(3.37 $)
5.60 C$
(4.34 $)
     +28.74 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.27 C$
(1.76 $)
2.57 C$
(1.99 $)
     +13.31 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.94 C$
(1.50 $)
1.95 C$
(1.51 $)
     +0.80 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.17 C$
(7.11 $)
4.46 C$
(3.46 $)
     -51.34 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.88 C$
(2.23 $)
4.01 C$
(3.11 $)
     +39.19 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.91 C$
(1.48 $)
2.39 C$
(1.85 $)
     +24.85 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.10 C$
(3.18 $)
4.03 C$
(3.12 $)
     -1.70 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.15 C$
(4.77 $)
10.19 C$
(7.90 $)
     +65.76 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.91 C$
(5.36 $)
7.45 C$
(5.78 $)
     +7.88 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.81 C$
(5.28 $)
8.41 C$
(6.52 $)
     +23.40 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.76 C$
(1.37 $)
3.23 C$
(2.51 $)
     +83.11 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.81 C$
(0.63 $)
1.00 C$
(0.77 $)
     +22.19 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.67 C$
(1.30 $)
2.44 C$
(1.89 $)
     +45.96 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.15 C$
(1.66 $)
2.80 C$
(2.17 $)
     +30.32 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.14 C$
(0.88 $)
1.50 C$
(1.17 $)
     +31.75 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.13 C$
(0.88 $)
1.46 C$
(1.14 $)
     +29.17 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.33 C$
(1.81 $)
2.34 C$
(1.82 $)
     +0.39 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.57 C$
(1.99 $)
2.80 C$
(2.17 $)
     +8.99 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 C$
(13.96 $)
16.76 C$
(13.00 $)
     -6.87 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.02 C$
(2.34 $)
3.09 C$
(2.40 $)
     +2.42 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.14 C$
(3.21 $)
3.86 C$
(2.99 $)
     -6.88 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.75 C$
(10.66 $)
12.90 C$
(10.00 $)
     -6.22 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 C$
(2.17 $)
3.55 C$
(2.75 $)
     +26.65 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 96.00 C$
(74.45 $)
127.66 C$
(99.00 $)
     +32.98 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$
(2.71 $)
3.35 C$
(2.60 $)
     -4.21 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.98 C$
(2.31 $)
3.48 C$
(2.70 $)
     +16.94 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 C$
(25.59 $)
38.69 C$
(30.00 $)
     +17.23 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.42 C$
(4.20 $)
3.98 C$
(3.09 $)
     -26.52 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 C$
(19,387.00 $)
28,369.53 C$
(22,000.00 $)
     +13.48 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,236.11 C$
(16,468.18 $)
26,559.25 C$
(20,596.17 $)
     +25.07 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 83.61 C$
(64.84 $)
200.80 C$
(155.71 $)
     +140.16 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.36 C$
(0.28 $)
0.13 C$
(0.10 $)
     -63.65 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 74.01 C$
(57.39 $)
86.86 C$
(67.36 $)
     +17.36 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 53.52 C$
(41.50 $)
65.28 C$
(50.62 $)
     +21.98 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.00 C$
(15.51 $)
32.40 C$
(25.12 $)
     +62.00 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 C$
(10.86 $)
17.41 C$
(13.50 $)
     +24.35 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,259.57 C$
(976.77 $)
1,739.83 C$
(1,349.21 $)
     +38.13 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,666.67 C$
(15,251.11 $)
25,326.25 C$
(19,640.00 $)
     +28.78 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 73.73 C$
(57.18 $)
63.03 C$
(48.88 $)
     -14.51 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 47.67 C$
(36.96 $)
51.29 C$
(39.77 $)
     +7.60 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 109.06 C$
(84.57 $)
103.82 C$
(80.51 $)
     -4.80 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 131.37 C$
(101.88 $)
150.04 C$
(116.35 $)
     +14.21 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,916.44 C$
(1,486.16 $)
2,514.15 C$
(1,949.67 $)
     +31.19 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,451.00 C$
(1,125.22 $)
1,878.11 C$
(1,456.44 $)
     +29.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,559.91 C$
(2,760.64 $)
4,617.96 C$
(3,581.14 $)
     +29.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,547.37 C$
(1,975.43 $)
3,148.22 C$
(2,441.38 $)
     +23.59 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,153.70 C$
(894.67 $)
744.52 C$
(577.36 $)
     -35.47 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 828.11 C$
(642.18 $)
473.86 C$
(367.47 $)
     -42.78 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,155.84 C$
(2,447.29 $)
5,735.01 C$
(4,447.39 $)
     +81.73 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.27 4.06      +24.23 %
Last update: May 2018May 2018
Contributors:472366
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: CAD