Cost of Living Comparison Between Frankfurt and Boston, MA 

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Consumer Prices in Boston, MA are 17.64% higher than in Frankfurt
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Boston, MA are 41.31% higher than in Frankfurt
Rent Prices in Boston, MA are 89.07% higher than in Frankfurt
Restaurant Prices in Boston, MA are 22.26% higher than in Frankfurt
Groceries Prices in Boston, MA are 65.80% higher than in Frankfurt
Local Purchasing Power in Boston, MA is 1.21% higher than in Frankfurt
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Restaurants Frankfurt[ Edit ] Boston, MA[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.50 €
(12.46 $)
15.17 €
(18.00 $)
     +44.51 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(71.17 $)
65.33 €
(77.50 $)
     +8.89 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(9.49 $)
7.59 €
(9.00 $)
     -5.16 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 €
(4.74 $)
5.90 €
(7.00 $)
     +47.52 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(4.74 $)
6.74 €
(8.00 $)
     +68.60 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.82 €
(3.35 $)
3.68 €
(4.36 $)
     +30.26 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.56 €
(3.04 $)
1.93 €
(2.29 $)
     -24.64 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.20 €
(2.61 $)
1.59 €
(1.88 $)
     -27.92 %
Markets Frankfurt[ Edit ] Boston, MA[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.42 €
(4.06 $)
2.85 €
(3.38 $)
     -16.70 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.15 €
(1.36 $)
2.31 €
(2.73 $)
     +101.34 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.82 €
(0.97 $)
2.26 €
(2.68 $)
     +176.57 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.27 €
(2.69 $)
2.19 €
(2.60 $)
     -3.67 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.87 €
(4.59 $)
5.51 €
(6.53 $)
     +42.27 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.21 €
(3.80 $)
4.70 €
(5.58 $)
     +46.65 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.47 €
(5.31 $)
6.36 €
(7.55 $)
     +42.26 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.07 €
(1.27 $)
2.25 €
(2.66 $)
     +109.07 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 €
(0.91 $)
0.70 €
(0.83 $)
     -9.08 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.79 €
(0.94 $)
2.05 €
(2.44 $)
     +159.47 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.07 €
(1.27 $)
2.45 €
(2.91 $)
     +129.50 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.72 €
(0.86 $)
0.65 €
(0.78 $)
     -9.57 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.65 €
(0.77 $)
1.86 €
(2.21 $)
     +185.08 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.45 €
(1.72 $)
1.72 €
(2.04 $)
     +18.70 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.57 €
(0.67 $)
1.91 €
(2.27 $)
     +237.41 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(5.93 $)
12.64 €
(15.00 $)
     +152.90 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.00 €
(1.19 $)
2.71 €
(3.21 $)
     +170.82 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.41 €
(1.67 $)
2.77 €
(3.29 $)
     +96.44 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 €
(8.30 $)
9.87 €
(11.71 $)
     +41.02 %
Transportation Frankfurt[ Edit ] Boston, MA[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 €
(3.26 $)
2.28 €
(2.70 $)
     -17.23 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 91.70 €
(108.78 $)
75.87 €
(90.00 $)
     -17.26 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 €
(4.15 $)
2.53 €
(3.00 $)
     -27.74 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(3.82 $)
2.95 €
(3.50 $)
     -8.33 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 €
(39.15 $)
23.60 €
(28.00 $)
     -28.47 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.35 €
(6.34 $)
2.18 €
(2.58 $)
     -59.26 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 €
(29,656.24 $)
18,967.34 €
(22,500.00 $)
     -24.13 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,185.00 €
(28,689.44 $)
18,440.47 €
(21,875.00 $)
     -23.75 %
Utilities (Monthly) Frankfurt[ Edit ] Boston, MA[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 281.89 €
(334.39 $)
150.16 €
(178.12 $)
     -46.73 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 €
(0.13 $)
0.07 €
(0.09 $)
     -30.17 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.27 €
(37.09 $)
56.63 €
(67.18 $)
     +81.11 %
Sports And Leisure Frankfurt[ Edit ] Boston, MA[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.58 €
(51.70 $)
50.91 €
(60.39 $)
     +16.82 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.31 €
(25.28 $)
18.06 €
(21.43 $)
     -15.22 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 €
(14.23 $)
12.64 €
(15.00 $)
     +5.37 %
Childcare Frankfurt[ Edit ] Boston, MA[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 485.37 €
(575.77 $)
1,464.42 €
(1,737.17 $)
     +201.71 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,650.00 €
(13,819.81 $)
22,128.57 €
(26,250.00 $)
     +89.94 %
Clothing And Shoes Frankfurt[ Edit ] Boston, MA[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 75.03 €
(89.00 $)
39.89 €
(47.32 $)
     -46.83 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.93 €
(44.99 $)
30.28 €
(35.92 $)
     -20.16 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.12 €
(93.85 $)
68.44 €
(81.18 $)
     -13.50 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 108.17 €
(128.32 $)
95.22 €
(112.96 $)
     -11.97 %
Rent Per Month Frankfurt[ Edit ] Boston, MA[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,054.52 €
(1,250.92 $)
2,200.58 €
(2,610.44 $)
     +108.68 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 818.71 €
(971.20 $)
1,633.31 €
(1,937.51 $)
     +99.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,983.33 €
(2,352.73 $)
3,750.28 €
(4,448.76 $)
     +89.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,474.14 €
(1,748.70 $)
2,494.65 €
(2,959.28 $)
     +69.23 %
Buy Apartment Price Frankfurt[ Edit ] Boston, MA[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 634.18 €
(752.30 $)
836.96 €
(992.84 $)
     +31.97 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 423.56 €
(502.45 $)
398.33 €
(472.52 $)
     -5.96 %
Salaries And Financing Frankfurt[ Edit ] Boston, MA[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,969.79 €
(3,522.91 $)
4,247.29 €
(5,038.35 $)
     +43.02 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.97 4.06      +106.62 %
Last update: October 2020October 2020
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