Cost of Living Comparison Between Frankfurt and New York, NY 

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Cost of Living in New York, NY is 56.8% higher than in Frankfurt (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in New York, NY is 110.8% higher than in Frankfurt
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 234.2% higher than in Frankfurt
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 58.1% higher than in Frankfurt
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 69.1% higher than in Frankfurt
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 28.4% lower than in Frankfurt
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Restaurants
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 €
(19.27 $)
28.02 €
(30.00 $)
     +55.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 €
(74.95 $)
121.42 €
(130.00 $)
     +73.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.50 €
(10.17 $)
11.21 €
(12.00 $)
     +18.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.85 €
(5.19 $)
7.47 €
(8.00 $)
     +54.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(4.28 $)
9.81 €
(10.50 $)
     +145.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.51 €
(3.75 $)
5.31 €
(5.69 $)
     +51.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.70 €
(2.89 $)
2.84 €
(3.04 $)
     +5.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.61 €
(2.79 $)
2.15 €
(2.30 $)
     -17.7 %
Markets
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.08 €
(4.37 $)
5.17 €
(5.54 $)
     +26.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.79 €
(1.91 $)
4.11 €
(4.40 $)
     +130.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.24 €
(1.33 $)
3.00 €
(3.21 $)
     +141.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.40 €
(3.64 $)
4.85 €
(5.20 $)
     +42.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.72 €
(6.12 $)
6.97 €
(7.46 $)
     +21.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.95 €
(6.37 $)
6.29 €
(6.73 $)
     +5.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.96 €
(7.45 $)
7.93 €
(8.49 $)
     +14.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.23 €
(1.31 $)
3.08 €
(3.30 $)
     +151.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.61 €
(0.66 $)
0.87 €
(0.93 $)
     +42.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.91 €
(0.98 $)
2.61 €
(2.80 $)
     +186.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.44 €
(1.54 $)
2.74 €
(2.93 $)
     +90.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.64 €
(0.69 $)
1.63 €
(1.75 $)
     +153.7 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.69 €
(0.74 $)
1.58 €
(1.69 $)
     +129.3 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.81 €
(1.94 $)
2.89 €
(3.09 $)
     +59.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.78 €
(0.83 $)
2.35 €
(2.51 $)
     +202.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.99 €
(6.41 $)
18.68 €
(20.00 $)
     +211.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.86 €
(0.92 $)
2.58 €
(2.77 $)
     +202.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.52 €
(1.63 $)
3.52 €
(3.76 $)
     +131.1 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.20 €
(8.78 $)
15.88 €
(17.00 $)
     +93.6 %
Transportation
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.40 €
(3.64 $)
2.71 €
(2.90 $)
     -20.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 49.00 €
(52.46 $)
123.28 €
(132.00 $)
     +151.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 €
(4.28 $)
4.67 €
(5.00 $)
     +16.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.54 €
(3.79 $)
3.27 €
(3.50 $)
     -7.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 27.50 €
(29.44 $)
31.75 €
(34.00 $)
     +15.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.65 €
(7.12 $)
3.54 €
(3.79 $)
     -46.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,180.00 €
(29,101.76 $)
32,688.74 €
(35,000.00 $)
     +20.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,148.00 €
(26,926.09 $)
26,397.48 €
(28,263.92 $)
     +5.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 290.63 €
(311.18 $)
158.99 €
(170.23 $)
     -45.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 21.85 €
(23.40 $)
59.99 €
(64.23 $)
     +174.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 41.17 €
(44.08 $)
64.82 €
(69.41 $)
     +57.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.59 €
(46.67 $)
129.63 €
(138.80 $)
     +197.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.88 €
(17.00 $)
72.72 €
(77.86 $)
     +358.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 €
(13.92 $)
18.68 €
(20.00 $)
     +43.7 %
Childcare
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 503.75 €
(539.37 $)
2,958.80 €
(3,168.00 $)
     +487.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,783.33 €
(12,616.47 $)
54,169.91 €
(58,000.00 $)
     +359.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.05 €
(71.79 $)
66.81 €
(71.54 $)
     -0.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27.87 €
(29.84 $)
45.05 €
(48.24 $)
     +61.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.03 €
(87.82 $)
94.75 €
(101.45 $)
     +15.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 110.24 €
(118.03 $)
151.83 €
(162.57 $)
     +37.7 %
Rent Per Month
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,215.13 €
(1,301.04 $)
3,981.88 €
(4,263.41 $)
     +227.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 858.47 €
(919.16 $)
2,693.70 €
(2,884.16 $)
     +213.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,144.00 €
(2,295.59 $)
8,107.93 €
(8,681.21 $)
     +278.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,488.64 €
(1,593.89 $)
4,288.33 €
(4,591.54 $)
     +188.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 634.37 €
(679.22 $)
1,465.92 €
(1,569.57 $)
     +131.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 413.20 €
(442.42 $)
1,067.29 €
(1,142.75 $)
     +158.3 %
Salaries And Financing
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,519.81 €
(3,768.68 $)
5,313.00 €
(5,688.65 $)
     +50.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.88 6.74      +74.0 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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