Cost of Living Comparison Between Frankfurt and New York, NY 

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 41.5% higher than in Frankfurt (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 86.7% higher than in Frankfurt
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 186.6% higher than in Frankfurt
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 55.2% higher than in Frankfurt
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 77.4% higher than in Frankfurt
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 12.8% lower than in Frankfurt
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Restaurants
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 €
(15.04 $)
23.28 €
(25.00 $)
     +66.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(64.44 $)
93.11 €
(100.00 $)
     +55.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.84 €
(9.49 $)
9.83 €
(10.55 $)
     +11.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 €
(4.30 $)
7.45 €
(8.00 $)
     +86.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 €
(3.76 $)
9.31 €
(10.00 $)
     +166.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.17 €
(3.40 $)
4.79 €
(5.15 $)
     +51.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.58 €
(2.77 $)
2.56 €
(2.75 $)
     -0.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.41 €
(2.58 $)
2.01 €
(2.16 $)
     -16.4 %
Markets
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.21 €
(4.52 $)
4.43 €
(4.76 $)
     +5.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.68 €
(1.80 $)
3.60 €
(3.87 $)
     +114.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.95 €
(1.02 $)
3.38 €
(3.64 $)
     +256.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.91 €
(3.12 $)
4.32 €
(4.64 $)
     +48.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.89 €
(6.33 $)
7.04 €
(7.56 $)
     +19.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.82 €
(5.17 $)
7.18 €
(7.71 $)
     +49.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.25 €
(7.79 $)
9.06 €
(9.73 $)
     +25.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.20 €
(1.29 $)
2.40 €
(2.58 $)
     +99.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 €
(0.81 $)
0.98 €
(1.05 $)
     +30.4 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 €
(1.03 $)
2.18 €
(2.34 $)
     +127.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.83 €
(0.89 $)
2.60 €
(2.79 $)
     +212.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.74 €
(0.80 $)
1.75 €
(1.88 $)
     +135.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.46 €
(0.49 $)
1.60 €
(1.72 $)
     +250.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.38 €
(1.48 $)
2.59 €
(2.79 $)
     +87.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.55 €
(0.59 $)
2.29 €
(2.45 $)
     +317.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 €
(6.44 $)
16.76 €
(18.00 $)
     +179.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.89 €
(0.95 $)
2.94 €
(3.16 $)
     +230.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.48 €
(1.58 $)
3.66 €
(3.93 $)
     +148.1 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.20 €
(7.73 $)
14.90 €
(16.00 $)
     +106.9 %
Transportation
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.85 €
(3.06 $)
2.56 €
(2.75 $)
     -10.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 93.60 €
(100.53 $)
120.11 €
(129.00 $)
     +28.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 €
(3.76 $)
4.19 €
(4.50 $)
     +19.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.06 €
(3.28 $)
2.79 €
(3.00 $)
     -8.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 €
(35.44 $)
27.93 €
(30.00 $)
     -15.4 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.58 €
(8.14 $)
3.87 €
(4.16 $)
     -48.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 €
(26,850.71 $)
24,207.92 €
(26,000.00 $)
     -3.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,095.00 €
(24,804.69 $)
22,544.84 €
(24,213.80 $)
     -2.4 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 323.92 €
(347.90 $)
165.33 €
(177.57 $)
     -49.0 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 €
(0.10 $)
0.10 €
(0.10 $)
     +5.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 35.27 €
(37.88 $)
64.11 €
(68.86 $)
     +81.8 %
Sports And Leisure
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.10 €
(48.44 $)
94.21 €
(101.18 $)
     +108.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.11 €
(20.53 $)
35.38 €
(38.00 $)
     +85.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 €
(12.89 $)
16.76 €
(18.00 $)
     +39.7 %
Childcare
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 634.78 €
(681.77 $)
2,108.55 €
(2,264.64 $)
     +232.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,566.67 €
(12,422.93 $)
37,158.32 €
(39,909.09 $)
     +221.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 76.56 €
(82.22 $)
59.60 €
(64.01 $)
     -22.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.15 €
(36.68 $)
52.89 €
(56.81 $)
     +54.9 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 85.84 €
(92.20 $)
88.88 €
(95.46 $)
     +3.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 126.15 €
(135.49 $)
138.36 €
(148.60 $)
     +9.7 %
Rent Per Month
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,133.48 €
(1,217.39 $)
3,545.20 €
(3,807.64 $)
     +212.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 847.83 €
(910.59 $)
2,213.53 €
(2,377.40 $)
     +161.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,091.19 €
(2,245.99 $)
6,607.78 €
(7,096.94 $)
     +216.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,516.67 €
(1,628.94 $)
3,757.26 €
(4,035.40 $)
     +147.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 832.04 €
(893.64 $)
1,235.02 €
(1,326.45 $)
     +48.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 566.03 €
(607.93 $)
802.29 €
(861.69 $)
     +41.7 %
Salaries And Financing
Frankfurt Edit New York, NY Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,352.22 €
(3,600.38 $)
5,455.11 €
(5,858.94 $)
     +62.7 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.98 5.66      +90.3 %
Last update: February 2023February 2023
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