Cost of Living Comparison Between Hamburg and New York, NY 

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Cost of Living in New York, NY is 42.7% higher than in Hamburg (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in New York, NY is 102.6% higher than in Hamburg
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 270.0% higher than in Hamburg
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 56.1% higher than in Hamburg
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 52.5% higher than in Hamburg
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 12.2% lower than in Hamburg
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Restaurants
Hamburg Edit New York, NY Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(16.27 $)
27.65 €
(30.00 $)
     +84.4 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 €
(86.79 $)
119.83 €
(130.00 $)
     +49.8 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 €
(10.85 $)
11.06 €
(12.00 $)
     +10.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 €
(5.42 $)
7.37 €
(8.00 $)
     +47.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(4.34 $)
9.22 €
(10.00 $)
     +130.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.83 €
(4.15 $)
5.19 €
(5.63 $)
     +35.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.02 €
(3.27 $)
2.81 €
(3.04 $)
     -7.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.65 €
(2.87 $)
2.09 €
(2.27 $)
     -21.2 %
Markets
Hamburg Edit New York, NY Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.31 €
(4.68 $)
5.20 €
(5.64 $)
     +20.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.84 €
(2.00 $)
4.01 €
(4.35 $)
     +117.9 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.28 €
(1.39 $)
3.07 €
(3.33 $)
     +138.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.62 €
(3.93 $)
4.84 €
(5.25 $)
     +33.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.78 €
(6.27 $)
6.88 €
(7.46 $)
     +19.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.79 €
(7.36 $)
6.28 €
(6.81 $)
     -7.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.17 €
(8.86 $)
8.01 €
(8.69 $)
     -1.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.25 €
(1.36 $)
2.89 €
(3.14 $)
     +131.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 €
(0.78 $)
0.89 €
(0.96 $)
     +23.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.94 €
(1.02 $)
2.39 €
(2.59 $)
     +153.8 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.69 €
(1.83 $)
2.70 €
(2.93 $)
     +59.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.77 €
(0.84 $)
1.66 €
(1.81 $)
     +115.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.82 €
(0.89 $)
1.56 €
(1.69 $)
     +90.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.90 €
(2.06 $)
2.72 €
(2.95 $)
     +43.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.92 €
(1.00 $)
2.28 €
(2.47 $)
     +148.4 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.99 €
(6.50 $)
18.44 €
(20.00 $)
     +207.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.88 €
(0.96 $)
2.37 €
(2.57 $)
     +169.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.36 €
(1.48 $)
3.51 €
(3.81 $)
     +157.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.20 €
(8.90 $)
15.67 €
(17.00 $)
     +91.1 %
Transportation
Hamburg Edit New York, NY Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.38 €
(3.66 $)
2.67 €
(2.90 $)
     -20.8 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 49.00 €
(53.16 $)
121.68 €
(132.00 $)
     +148.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.60 €
(4.99 $)
4.61 €
(5.00 $)
     +0.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.18 €
(4.54 $)
3.23 €
(3.50 $)
     -22.9 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.00 €
(39.05 $)
31.34 €
(34.00 $)
     -12.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.71 €
(7.28 $)
3.56 €
(3.86 $)
     -47.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,500.00 €
(30,918.24 $)
29,036.26 €
(31,500.00 $)
     +1.9 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 38,042.50 €
(41,270.43 $)
25,321.40 €
(27,469.93 $)
     -33.4 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Hamburg Edit New York, NY Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 308.63 €
(334.81 $)
162.96 €
(176.78 $)
     -47.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 28.36 €
(30.76 $)
61.25 €
(66.45 $)
     +116.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 43.09 €
(46.74 $)
65.34 €
(70.88 $)
     +51.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Hamburg Edit New York, NY Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.22 €
(49.06 $)
129.05 €
(140.00 $)
     +185.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.40 €
(19.96 $)
71.77 €
(77.86 $)
     +290.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.50 €
(14.65 $)
18.44 €
(20.00 $)
     +36.6 %
Childcare
Hamburg Edit New York, NY Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 216.80 €
(235.20 $)
2,854.46 €
(3,096.67 $)
     +1,216.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 28,000.00 €
(30,375.81 $)
53,094.87 €
(57,600.00 $)
     +89.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Hamburg Edit New York, NY Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 79.44 €
(86.18 $)
66.21 €
(71.83 $)
     -16.6 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 49.08 €
(53.25 $)
44.47 €
(48.24 $)
     -9.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 97.71 €
(106.00 $)
91.16 €
(98.90 $)
     -6.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 143.94 €
(156.15 $)
152.47 €
(165.41 $)
     +5.9 %
Rent Per Month
Hamburg Edit New York, NY Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,026.54 €
(1,113.64 $)
3,989.68 €
(4,328.21 $)
     +288.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 738.39 €
(801.05 $)
2,638.12 €
(2,861.97 $)
     +257.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,892.96 €
(2,053.58 $)
7,895.10 €
(8,565.00 $)
     +317.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,400.38 €
(1,519.21 $)
4,195.15 €
(4,551.11 $)
     +199.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Hamburg Edit New York, NY Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 731.21 €
(793.26 $)
1,446.81 €
(1,569.57 $)
     +97.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 485.51 €
(526.70 $)
1,053.37 €
(1,142.75 $)
     +117.0 %
Salaries And Financing
Hamburg Edit New York, NY Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,964.25 €
(3,215.77 $)
5,276.20 €
(5,723.89 $)
     +78.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.95 6.72      +70.0 %
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