Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and Princeton, NJ 

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Consumer Prices in Princeton, NJ are 9.83% lower than in Paris (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Princeton, NJ are 0.74% lower than in Paris
Rent Prices in Princeton, NJ are 16.74% higher than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in Princeton, NJ are 13.83% lower than in Paris
Groceries Prices in Princeton, NJ are 8.80% lower than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in Princeton, NJ is 12.51% higher than in Paris
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Restaurants
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(18.19 $)
12.37 €
(15.00 $)
     -17.55 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(72.77 $)
57.72 €
(70.00 $)
     -3.81 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 €
(10.92 $)
6.60 €
(8.00 $)
     -26.71 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 €
(7.28 $)
5.36 €
(6.50 $)
     -10.68 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(7.28 $)
6.60 €
(8.00 $)
     +9.93 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.73 €
(4.52 $)
2.89 €
(3.50 $)
     -22.59 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.08 €
(3.74 $)
1.70 €
(2.06 $)
     -44.85 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.20 €
(2.66 $)
1.44 €
(1.75 $)
     -34.31 %
Markets
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.05 €
(4.91 $)
4.32 €
(5.24 $)
     +6.65 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.67 €
(2.03 $)
2.75 €
(3.33 $)
     +64.57 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.93 €
(1.13 $)
1.46 €
(1.78 $)
     +57.60 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.77 €
(4.57 $)
3.57 €
(4.33 $)
     -5.24 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.73 €
(9.37 $)
5.26 €
(6.38 $)
     -31.94 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.82 €
(7.06 $)
4.47 €
(5.43 $)
     -23.16 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.12 €
(11.06 $)
5.29 €
(6.42 $)
     -42.01 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.29 €
(1.57 $)
1.80 €
(2.18 $)
     +39.17 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.90 €
(1.09 $)
0.56 €
(0.68 $)
     -38.19 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.28 €
(1.55 $)
0.97 €
(1.18 $)
     -24.24 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.41 €
(1.71 $)
2.66 €
(3.23 $)
     +88.87 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.92 €
(1.12 $)
1.01 €
(1.23 $)
     +9.92 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.18 €
(1.43 $)
1.18 €
(1.43 $)
     +0.20 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.49 €
(1.81 $)
2.07 €
(2.52 $)
     +38.90 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.84 €
(1.02 $)
0.91 €
(1.10 $)
     +8.71 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 €
(9.10 $)
9.89 €
(12.00 $)
     +31.92 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.88 €
(2.28 $)
2.14 €
(2.60 $)
     +14.19 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.48 €
(3.01 $)
1.65 €
(2.00 $)
     -33.48 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 €
(12.13 $)
8.18 €
(9.92 $)
     -18.21 %
Transportation
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.90 €
(2.30 $)
1.34 €
(1.62 $)
     -29.48 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 €
(90.96 $)
123.68 €
(150.00 $)
     +64.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(6.06 $)
2.89 €
(3.50 $)
     -42.28 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 €
(2.93 $)
2.47 €
(3.00 $)
     +2.46 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 41.05 €
(49.79 $)
24.74 €
(30.00 $)
     -39.74 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.67 €
(6.87 $)
2.06 €
(2.50 $)
     -63.68 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,325.00 €
(25,864.07 $)
15,543.94 €
(18,852.50 $)
     -27.11 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,469.23 €
(30,890.40 $)
14,187.50 €
(17,207.33 $)
     -44.30 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 174.42 €
(211.54 $)
148.46 €
(180.06 $)
     -14.88 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.22 €
(0.27 $)
0.09 €
(0.11 $)
     -58.54 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.12 €
(32.89 $)
60.02 €
(72.80 $)
     +121.33 %
Sports And Leisure
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.34 €
(45.29 $)
45.35 €
(55.00 $)
     +21.45 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.34 €
(23.46 $)
30.23 €
(36.67 $)
     +56.32 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(13.34 $)
10.72 €
(13.00 $)
     -2.56 %
Childcare
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 810.00 €
(982.41 $)
1,354.93 €
(1,643.33 $)
     +67.28 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,400.00 €
(18,677.92 $)
21,437.08 €
(26,000.00 $)
     +39.20 %
Clothing And Shoes
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 92.84 €
(112.61 $)
41.22 €
(50.00 $)
     -55.60 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.37 €
(45.32 $)
37.93 €
(46.00 $)
     +1.49 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.97 €
(110.33 $)
56.68 €
(68.75 $)
     -37.69 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 150.00 €
(181.93 $)
74.20 €
(90.00 $)
     -50.53 %
Rent Per Month
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,220.89 €
(1,480.76 $)
1,423.45 €
(1,726.43 $)
     +16.59 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 858.93 €
(1,041.75 $)
1,252.07 €
(1,518.57 $)
     +45.77 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,829.28 €
(3,431.50 $)
2,782.70 €
(3,375.00 $)
     -1.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,816.22 €
(2,202.81 $)
2,391.06 €
(2,900.00 $)
     +31.65 %
Buy Apartment Price
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,280.41 €
(1,552.95 $)
331.08 €
(401.55 $)
     -74.14 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 964.66 €
(1,169.99 $)
275.01 €
(333.55 $)
     -71.49 %
Salaries And Financing
Paris Edit Princeton, NJ Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,871.15 €
(3,482.28 $)
3,206.40 €
(3,888.89 $)
     +11.68 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.16 4.13      +254.72 %
Last update: June 2021June 2021
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