Cost of Living Comparison Between Mexico City and Columbus, OH 

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Consumer Prices in Columbus, OH are 96.55% higher than in Mexico City (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Columbus, OH are 90.95% higher than in Mexico City
Rent Prices in Columbus, OH are 79.21% higher than in Mexico City
Restaurant Prices in Columbus, OH are 88.61% higher than in Mexico City
Groceries Prices in Columbus, OH are 106.54% higher than in Mexico City
Local Purchasing Power in Columbus, OH is 231.34% higher than in Mexico City
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Restaurants
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 7.25 $
(150.00 MXN)
15.00 $
(310.42 MXN)
     +106.95 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 36.24 $
(750.00 MXN)
65.00 $
(1,345.15 MXN)
     +79.35 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.80 $
(120.00 MXN)
8.00 $
(165.56 MXN)
     +37.96 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.93 $
(40.00 MXN)
5.00 $
(103.47 MXN)
     +158.68 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.38 $
(70.00 MXN)
6.00 $
(124.17 MXN)
     +77.38 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.20 $
(45.59 MXN)
4.03 $
(83.34 MXN)
     +82.78 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.81 $
(16.78 MXN)
1.99 $
(41.29 MXN)
     +146.07 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.59 $
(12.11 MXN)
1.60 $
(33.20 MXN)
     +174.18 %
Markets
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.91 $
(80.99 MXN)
2.69 $
(55.63 MXN)
     -31.31 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.43 $
(29.53 MXN)
2.11 $
(43.60 MXN)
     +47.66 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.61 $
(12.55 MXN)
1.80 $
(37.19 MXN)
     +196.35 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.66 $
(34.25 MXN)
1.80 $
(37.34 MXN)
     +9.01 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.49 $
(51.55 MXN)
5.67 $
(117.42 MXN)
     +127.80 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.18 $
(45.06 MXN)
3.97 $
(82.16 MXN)
     +82.32 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.37 $
(69.74 MXN)
6.38 $
(132.08 MXN)
     +89.39 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.87 $
(17.96 MXN)
2.50 $
(51.64 MXN)
     +187.51 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.47 $
(9.80 MXN)
0.62 $
(12.93 MXN)
     +31.91 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.44 $
(9.04 MXN)
1.55 $
(32.00 MXN)
     +253.99 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.51 $
(10.56 MXN)
1.99 $
(41.20 MXN)
     +290.15 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.55 $
(11.28 MXN)
1.37 $
(28.25 MXN)
     +150.45 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.47 $
(9.67 MXN)
1.08 $
(22.26 MXN)
     +130.20 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.78 $
(16.09 MXN)
1.52 $
(31.50 MXN)
     +95.78 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.76 $
(15.75 MXN)
1.39 $
(28.72 MXN)
     +82.34 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.94 $
(185.00 MXN)
11.50 $
(237.88 MXN)
     +28.59 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.09 $
(22.62 MXN)
2.53 $
(52.27 MXN)
     +131.07 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.06 $
(42.71 MXN)
2.81 $
(58.13 MXN)
     +36.11 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 3.04 $
(63.00 MXN)
7.22 $
(149.52 MXN)
     +137.33 %
Transportation
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.29 $
(6.00 MXN)
2.00 $
(41.39 MXN)
     +589.82 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10.08 $
(208.70 MXN)
62.00 $
(1,283.06 MXN)
     +514.80 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.87 $
(18.00 MXN)
3.25 $
(67.26 MXN)
     +273.65 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.51 $
(10.63 MXN)
2.92 $
(60.43 MXN)
     +468.32 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4.83 $
(100.00 MXN)
22.50 $
(465.63 MXN)
     +365.63 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.66 $
(75.72 MXN)
2.46 $
(50.94 MXN)
     -32.72 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 13,741.98 $
(284,384.57 MXN)
24,000.00 $
(496,670.16 MXN)
     +74.65 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,033.48 $
(331,806.25 MXN)
21,900.00 $
(453,211.52 MXN)
     +36.59 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 43.33 $
(896.74 MXN)
179.94 $
(3,723.79 MXN)
     +315.26 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 $
(1.40 MXN)
0.24 $
(4.93 MXN)
     +252.86 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 26.82 $
(555.09 MXN)
61.33 $
(1,269.24 MXN)
     +128.66 %
Sports And Leisure
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 48.07 $
(994.80 MXN)
40.68 $
(841.82 MXN)
     -15.38 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.52 $
(362.50 MXN)
18.00 $
(372.50 MXN)
     +2.76 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.87 $
(80.00 MXN)
11.75 $
(243.16 MXN)
     +203.95 %
Childcare
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 275.43 $
(5,700.00 MXN)
1,141.14 $
(23,615.48 MXN)
     +314.31 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,301.16 $
(130,400.00 MXN)
18,625.00 $
(385,436.74 MXN)
     +195.58 %
Clothing And Shoes
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.70 $
(904.42 MXN)
42.62 $
(881.97 MXN)
     -2.48 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.10 $
(705.73 MXN)
32.87 $
(680.32 MXN)
     -3.60 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.17 $
(1,514.18 MXN)
73.77 $
(1,526.70 MXN)
     +0.83 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 70.55 $
(1,459.98 MXN)
93.33 $
(1,931.50 MXN)
     +32.30 %
Rent Per Month
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 594.75 $
(12,308.01 MXN)
1,187.71 $
(24,579.12 MXN)
     +99.70 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 385.14 $
(7,970.24 MXN)
898.90 $
(18,602.28 MXN)
     +133.40 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,203.76 $
(24,911.27 MXN)
1,890.62 $
(39,125.71 MXN)
     +57.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 821.50 $
(17,000.52 MXN)
1,413.46 $
(29,250.94 MXN)
     +72.06 %
Buy Apartment Price
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 212.04 $
(4,388.04 MXN)
344.76 $
(7,134.76 MXN)
     +62.60 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 117.20 $
(2,425.31 MXN)
108.24 $
(2,240.00 MXN)
     -7.64 %
Salaries And Financing
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 651.42 $
(13,480.81 MXN)
4,121.52 $
(85,293.12 MXN)
     +532.70 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.39 3.75      -63.88 %
Last update: June 2021June 2021
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