Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and Princeton, NJ 

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Consumer Prices in Princeton, NJ are 23.00% higher than in Paris (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Princeton, NJ are 40.17% higher than in Paris
Rent Prices in Princeton, NJ are 72.34% higher than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in Princeton, NJ are 5.94% lower than in Paris
Groceries Prices in Princeton, NJ are 38.39% higher than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in Princeton, NJ is 4.02% higher than in Paris
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Restaurants
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(15.76 $)
14.28 €
(15.00 $)
     -4.79 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(63.02 $)
57.12 €
(60.00 $)
     -4.79 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 €
(10.50 $)
8.09 €
(8.50 $)
     -19.08 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 €
(7.35 $)
5.71 €
(6.00 $)
     -18.40 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(6.30 $)
7.62 €
(8.00 $)
     +26.94 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.71 €
(3.90 $)
3.65 €
(3.83 $)
     -1.76 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.74 €
(2.87 $)
2.14 €
(2.25 $)
     -21.73 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.31 €
(2.43 $)
1.67 €
(1.75 $)
     -27.99 %
Markets
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.47 €
(4.69 $)
3.95 €
(4.15 $)
     -11.65 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.82 €
(1.91 $)
3.49 €
(3.67 $)
     +92.03 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.98 €
(1.03 $)
2.40 €
(2.52 $)
     +143.39 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.48 €
(3.66 $)
4.28 €
(4.50 $)
     +23.12 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.54 €
(7.92 $)
8.81 €
(9.25 $)
     +16.85 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.60 €
(5.88 $)
9.28 €
(9.75 $)
     +65.71 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.96 €
(10.46 $)
9.44 €
(9.92 $)
     -5.21 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.37 €
(1.44 $)
2.92 €
(3.06 $)
     +112.95 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.92 €
(0.96 $)
1.19 €
(1.25 $)
     +29.99 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.23 €
(1.29 $)
2.22 €
(2.33 $)
     +80.86 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.67 €
(1.76 $)
3.39 €
(3.56 $)
     +102.98 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.99 €
(1.04 $)
1.17 €
(1.23 $)
     +18.07 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.97 €
(1.02 $)
1.54 €
(1.62 $)
     +58.88 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.45 €
(1.52 $)
2.47 €
(2.59 $)
     +70.06 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.80 €
(0.84 $)
2.38 €
(2.50 $)
     +196.44 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 €
(8.40 $)
12.85 €
(13.50 $)
     +60.66 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.00 €
(2.10 $)
2.33 €
(2.45 $)
     +16.55 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.87 €
(3.02 $)
4.13 €
(4.33 $)
     +43.70 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.50 €
(11.03 $)
7.62 €
(8.00 $)
     -27.46 %
Transportation
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.90 €
(2.00 $)
1.52 €
(1.60 $)
     -19.83 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 €
(78.78 $)
76.16 €
(80.00 $)
     +1.55 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(5.25 $)
3.09 €
(3.25 $)
     -38.12 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.94 €
(3.08 $)
2.38 €
(2.50 $)
     -18.96 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 45.50 €
(47.79 $)
28.56 €
(30.00 $)
     -37.23 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.66 €
(8.05 $)
4.23 €
(4.44 $)
     -44.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 €
(23,107.96 $)
20,328.71 €
(21,352.50 $)
     -7.60 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,218.75 €
(28,589.53 $)
21,951.80 €
(23,057.33 $)
     -19.35 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 189.27 €
(198.80 $)
192.90 €
(202.62 $)
     +1.92 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 €
(0.18 $)
0.48 €
(0.50 $)
     +183.35 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.76 €
(31.26 $)
69.34 €
(72.83 $)
     +132.98 %
Sports And Leisure
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.77 €
(37.58 $)
66.41 €
(69.75 $)
     +85.62 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.43 €
(14.11 $)
42.84 €
(45.00 $)
     +218.93 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 €
(13.13 $)
11.90 €
(12.50 $)
     -4.79 %
Childcare
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 733.33 €
(770.27 $)
1,218.63 €
(1,280.00 $)
     +66.18 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,428.57 €
(17,255.94 $)
29,830.99 €
(31,333.33 $)
     +81.58 %
Clothing And Shoes
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 98.56 €
(103.53 $)
50.78 €
(53.33 $)
     -48.48 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.35 €
(42.38 $)
49.74 €
(52.25 $)
     +23.29 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.84 €
(93.31 $)
82.11 €
(86.25 $)
     -7.57 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 129.16 €
(135.66 $)
195.17 €
(205.00 $)
     +51.11 %
Rent Per Month
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,295.56 €
(1,360.80 $)
2,134.19 €
(2,241.67 $)
     +64.73 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 953.33 €
(1,001.34 $)
1,332.87 €
(1,400.00 $)
     +39.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,872.72 €
(3,017.40 $)
5,077.62 €
(5,333.33 $)
     +76.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,960.56 €
(2,059.29 $)
3,649.54 €
(3,833.33 $)
     +86.15 %
Buy Apartment Price
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,149.97 €
(1,207.89 $)
379.55 €
(398.66 $)
     -67.00 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 814.60 €
(855.63 $)
351.30 €
(369.00 $)
     -56.87 %
Salaries And Financing
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,611.96 €
(2,743.50 $)
3,808.21 €
(4,000.00 $)
     +45.80 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.69 4.70      +178.55 %
Last update: December 2022December 2022
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