Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and Princeton, NJ 

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Consumer Prices in Princeton, NJ are 7.10% lower than in Paris (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Princeton, NJ are 5.76% lower than in Paris
Rent Prices in Princeton, NJ are 3.07% lower than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in Princeton, NJ are 14.79% lower than in Paris
Groceries Prices in Princeton, NJ are 9.29% lower than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in Princeton, NJ is 32.96% higher than in Paris
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Restaurants
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(18.21 $)
11.94 €
(14.50 $)
     -20.37 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(72.84 $)
57.66 €
(70.00 $)
     -3.90 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 €
(10.93 $)
7.00 €
(8.50 $)
     -22.20 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 €
(8.50 $)
5.35 €
(6.50 $)
     -23.51 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(7.28 $)
6.59 €
(8.00 $)
     +9.83 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.63 €
(4.41 $)
2.99 €
(3.62 $)
     -17.80 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.08 €
(3.74 $)
1.70 €
(2.06 $)
     -44.80 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.21 €
(2.68 $)
1.44 €
(1.75 $)
     -34.73 %
Markets
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.04 €
(4.91 $)
2.68 €
(3.25 $)
     -33.76 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.64 €
(1.99 $)
2.47 €
(3.00 $)
     +50.59 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.03 €
(1.25 $)
1.24 €
(1.50 $)
     +19.79 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.85 €
(4.67 $)
2.88 €
(3.50 $)
     -25.11 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.91 €
(9.60 $)
8.24 €
(10.00 $)
     +4.13 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.68 €
(6.90 $)
5.76 €
(6.99 $)
     +1.35 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.41 €
(11.43 $)
4.12 €
(5.00 $)
     -56.24 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.38 €
(1.68 $)
1.94 €
(2.35 $)
     +40.07 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.96 €
(1.17 $)
0.40 €
(0.49 $)
     -58.16 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.32 €
(1.60 $)
1.65 €
(2.00 $)
     +24.72 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.45 €
(1.76 $)
2.47 €
(3.00 $)
     +70.30 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.99 €
(1.20 $)
0.62 €
(0.75 $)
     -37.35 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 €
(1.44 $)
1.36 €
(1.65 $)
     +14.59 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.45 €
(1.76 $)
1.24 €
(1.50 $)
     -14.79 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.03 €
(1.25 $)
0.82 €
(1.00 $)
     -19.97 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 €
(9.71 $)
12.36 €
(15.00 $)
     +54.45 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.08 €
(2.53 $)
0.82 €
(1.00 $)
     -60.45 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.46 €
(2.99 $)
0.82 €
(1.00 $)
     -66.58 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 €
(12.14 $)
7.41 €
(9.00 $)
     -25.86 %
Transportation
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.90 €
(2.31 $)
1.36 €
(1.65 $)
     -28.47 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 €
(91.05 $)
123.56 €
(150.00 $)
     +64.75 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(6.07 $)
2.88 €
(3.50 $)
     -42.34 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 €
(2.93 $)
2.47 €
(3.00 $)
     +2.37 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.52 €
(49.19 $)
24.71 €
(30.00 $)
     -39.01 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.90 €
(7.17 $)
1.96 €
(2.38 $)
     -66.79 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 €
(27,921.70 $)
12,355.98 €
(15,000.00 $)
     -46.28 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,469.23 €
(32,133.30 $)
13,365.05 €
(16,225.00 $)
     -49.51 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 163.25 €
(198.18 $)
216.92 €
(263.33 $)
     +32.87 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.28 €
(0.34 $)
0.41 €
(0.50 $)
     +47.10 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 26.90 €
(32.65 $)
76.61 €
(93.00 $)
     +184.80 %
Sports And Leisure
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.10 €
(47.47 $)
50.25 €
(61.00 $)
     +28.51 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.27 €
(23.40 $)
12.36 €
(15.00 $)
     -35.89 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(13.35 $)
11.94 €
(14.50 $)
     +8.58 %
Childcare
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 845.25 €
(1,026.12 $)
1,299.71 €
(1,577.83 $)
     +53.77 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,262.50 €
(17,314.49 $)
17,710.24 €
(21,500.00 $)
     +24.17 %
Clothing And Shoes
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 87.42 €
(106.13 $)
39.81 €
(48.33 $)
     -54.46 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.18 €
(45.13 $)
22.24 €
(27.00 $)
     -40.17 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 91.39 €
(110.95 $)
54.57 €
(66.25 $)
     -40.29 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 134.44 €
(163.21 $)
65.90 €
(80.00 $)
     -50.99 %
Rent Per Month
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,221.60 €
(1,483.01 $)
1,157.34 €
(1,405.00 $)
     -5.26 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 875.79 €
(1,063.20 $)
1,102.43 €
(1,338.33 $)
     +25.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,743.27 €
(3,330.29 $)
2,333.91 €
(2,833.33 $)
     -14.92 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,768.29 €
(2,146.68 $)
1,812.21 €
(2,200.00 $)
     +2.48 %
Buy Apartment Price
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,138.27 €
(1,381.84 $)
330.23 €
(400.90 $)
     -70.99 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 854.21 €
(1,037.00 $)
293.60 €
(356.42 $)
     -65.63 %
Salaries And Financing
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,556.51 €
(3,103.57 $)
3,203.40 €
(3,888.89 $)
     +25.30 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.29 4.26      +229.32 %
Last update: January 2021January 2021
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