Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and San Francisco, CA 

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Consumer Prices in San Francisco, CA are 1.53% higher than in Paris (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 43.35% higher than in Paris
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 127.32% higher than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 3.51% higher than in Paris
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 4.99% higher than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 77.30% higher than in Paris
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Restaurants
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(17.87 $)
15.11 €
(18.00 $)
     +0.70 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(71.50 $)
67.14 €
(80.00 $)
     +11.89 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 €
(10.72 $)
8.39 €
(10.00 $)
     -6.76 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 €
(8.34 $)
6.71 €
(8.00 $)
     -4.09 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(7.15 $)
7.13 €
(8.50 $)
     +18.89 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.71 €
(4.42 $)
4.05 €
(4.83 $)
     +9.19 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.12 €
(3.72 $)
2.09 €
(2.49 $)
     -33.09 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.24 €
(2.67 $)
1.73 €
(2.06 $)
     -23.12 %
Markets
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.23 €
(5.04 $)
3.71 €
(4.42 $)
     -12.36 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.68 €
(2.01 $)
2.89 €
(3.45 $)
     +71.86 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.05 €
(1.25 $)
1.97 €
(2.35 $)
     +87.58 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.84 €
(4.58 $)
3.13 €
(3.73 $)
     -18.60 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.56 €
(9.01 $)
5.50 €
(6.56 $)
     -27.18 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.78 €
(6.88 $)
5.42 €
(6.46 $)
     -6.08 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.46 €
(11.27 $)
5.58 €
(6.64 $)
     -41.06 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.36 €
(1.62 $)
2.45 €
(2.92 $)
     +80.61 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.96 €
(1.15 $)
0.72 €
(0.86 $)
     -24.81 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.31 €
(1.56 $)
1.85 €
(2.21 $)
     +40.97 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.46 €
(1.74 $)
2.61 €
(3.11 $)
     +79.29 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.02 €
(1.22 $)
1.53 €
(1.82 $)
     +49.08 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 €
(1.42 $)
1.34 €
(1.60 $)
     +12.71 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.55 €
(1.85 $)
1.65 €
(1.96 $)
     +6.09 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.93 €
(1.11 $)
1.64 €
(1.96 $)
     +76.06 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 €
(8.94 $)
12.59 €
(15.00 $)
     +67.84 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.09 €
(2.50 $)
2.30 €
(2.74 $)
     +9.99 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.54 €
(3.02 $)
2.35 €
(2.80 $)
     -7.30 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 €
(11.92 $)
9.52 €
(11.34 $)
     -4.79 %
Transportation
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.90 €
(2.26 $)
2.52 €
(3.00 $)
     +32.51 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 €
(89.37 $)
71.33 €
(85.00 $)
     -4.89 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(5.96 $)
2.94 €
(3.50 $)
     -41.26 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 €
(2.88 $)
2.52 €
(3.00 $)
     +4.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 41.04 €
(48.90 $)
27.69 €
(33.00 $)
     -32.52 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.69 €
(6.77 $)
3.02 €
(3.60 $)
     -46.88 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 €
(25,023.80 $)
20,560.42 €
(24,500.00 $)
     -2.09 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,078.57 €
(31,075.48 $)
18,344.24 €
(21,859.18 $)
     -29.66 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 166.27 €
(198.13 $)
139.52 €
(166.25 $)
     -16.09 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.27 €
(0.32 $)
0.12 €
(0.14 $)
     -55.03 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.43 €
(32.68 $)
57.87 €
(68.95 $)
     +110.99 %
Sports And Leisure
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.46 €
(44.64 $)
70.42 €
(83.92 $)
     +88.00 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.17 €
(24.04 $)
18.34 €
(21.86 $)
     -9.08 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.45 €
(13.64 $)
12.59 €
(15.00 $)
     +9.94 %
Childcare
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 821.32 €
(978.69 $)
2,003.78 €
(2,387.72 $)
     +143.97 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,575.00 €
(17,367.71 $)
28,177.14 €
(33,576.15 $)
     +93.33 %
Clothing And Shoes
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 89.66 €
(106.85 $)
47.90 €
(57.08 $)
     -46.58 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.84 €
(45.10 $)
35.91 €
(42.79 $)
     -5.11 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 89.48 €
(106.63 $)
75.90 €
(90.44 $)
     -15.18 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 140.04 €
(166.87 $)
118.87 €
(141.64 $)
     -15.12 %
Rent Per Month
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,219.12 €
(1,452.71 $)
2,674.09 €
(3,186.47 $)
     +119.35 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 864.06 €
(1,029.63 $)
2,196.74 €
(2,617.65 $)
     +154.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,756.78 €
(3,285.01 $)
6,120.67 €
(7,293.45 $)
     +122.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,699.03 €
(2,024.58 $)
3,873.04 €
(4,615.15 $)
     +127.96 %
Buy Apartment Price
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,185.91 €
(1,413.14 $)
1,129.35 €
(1,345.75 $)
     -4.77 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 890.22 €
(1,060.79 $)
788.74 €
(939.87 $)
     -11.40 %
Salaries And Financing
Paris Edit San Francisco, CA Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,606.62 €
(3,106.07 $)
6,624.84 €
(7,894.23 $)
     +154.16 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.28 3.71      +188.57 %
Last update: March 2021March 2021
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