Cost of Living Comparison Between Mexico City and Columbus, OH 

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Cost of Living in Columbus, OH is 65.8% higher than in Mexico City (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Columbus, OH is 63.6% higher than in Mexico City
Rent Prices in Columbus, OH are 59.3% higher than in Mexico City
Restaurant Prices in Columbus, OH are 61.6% higher than in Mexico City
Groceries Prices in Columbus, OH are 68.4% higher than in Mexico City
Local Purchasing Power in Columbus, OH is 207.4% higher than in Mexico City
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Restaurants
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 9.76 $
(180.00 MXN)
20.00 $
(368.87 MXN)
     +104.9 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 54.22 $
(1,000.00 MXN)
70.00 $
(1,291.06 MXN)
     +29.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.13 $
(150.00 MXN)
10.79 $
(199.10 MXN)
     +32.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.71 $
(50.00 MXN)
5.00 $
(92.22 MXN)
     +84.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.42 $
(81.50 MXN)
7.00 $
(129.11 MXN)
     +58.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.27 $
(60.26 MXN)
4.94 $
(91.15 MXN)
     +51.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.10 $
(20.27 MXN)
2.56 $
(47.25 MXN)
     +133.1 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.76 $
(13.94 MXN)
2.23 $
(41.07 MXN)
     +194.5 %
Markets
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.74 $
(105.92 MXN)
3.52 $
(64.92 MXN)
     -38.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.24 $
(41.25 MXN)
2.79 $
(51.48 MXN)
     +24.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.85 $
(15.67 MXN)
1.55 $
(28.54 MXN)
     +82.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.28 $
(42.08 MXN)
2.55 $
(47.08 MXN)
     +11.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.79 $
(88.26 MXN)
6.18 $
(114.06 MXN)
     +29.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.81 $
(70.27 MXN)
5.76 $
(106.28 MXN)
     +51.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.35 $
(98.73 MXN)
8.12 $
(149.72 MXN)
     +51.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.32 $
(24.34 MXN)
2.28 $
(42.10 MXN)
     +73.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 $
(11.80 MXN)
1.02 $
(18.75 MXN)
     +58.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.76 $
(14.09 MXN)
2.40 $
(44.29 MXN)
     +214.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.84 $
(15.49 MXN)
2.49 $
(45.97 MXN)
     +196.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.86 $
(15.80 MXN)
2.03 $
(37.35 MXN)
     +136.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.79 $
(14.62 MXN)
1.85 $
(34.19 MXN)
     +133.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.16 $
(21.34 MXN)
1.80 $
(33.14 MXN)
     +55.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.93 $
(17.13 MXN)
2.47 $
(45.53 MXN)
     +165.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.55 $
(250.00 MXN)
15.00 $
(276.65 MXN)
     +10.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.61 $
(29.64 MXN)
2.36 $
(43.52 MXN)
     +46.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.11 $
(57.41 MXN)
3.60 $
(66.32 MXN)
     +15.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.07 $
(75.00 MXN)
10.00 $
(184.44 MXN)
     +145.9 %
Transportation
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.33 $
(6.00 MXN)
2.00 $
(36.89 MXN)
     +514.8 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 19.52 $
(360.00 MXN)
65.00 $
(1,198.84 MXN)
     +233.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.19 $
(22.00 MXN)
3.00 $
(55.33 MXN)
     +151.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.60 $
(11.00 MXN)
2.02 $
(37.26 MXN)
     +238.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6.51 $
(120.00 MXN)
27.00 $
(497.98 MXN)
     +315.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.97 $
(91.66 MXN)
3.40 $
(62.79 MXN)
     -31.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,687.68 $
(400,000.00 MXN)
29,946.00 $
(552,313.54 MXN)
     +38.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,670.30 $
(418,123.08 MXN)
25,822.13 $
(476,254.26 MXN)
     +13.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 47.62 $
(878.26 MXN)
214.88 $
(3,963.11 MXN)
     +351.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 25.83 $
(476.44 MXN)
53.33 $
(983.66 MXN)
     +106.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 26.44 $
(487.63 MXN)
71.11 $
(1,311.57 MXN)
     +169.0 %
Sports And Leisure
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 57.04 $
(1,051.97 MXN)
49.99 $
(922.00 MXN)
     -12.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23.25 $
(428.82 MXN)
29.00 $
(534.87 MXN)
     +24.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.42 $
(100.00 MXN)
12.00 $
(221.32 MXN)
     +121.3 %
Childcare
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 403.55 $
(7,442.86 MXN)
1,233.33 $
(22,747.17 MXN)
     +205.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,985.83 $
(165,731.44 MXN)
15,333.33 $
(282,802.63 MXN)
     +70.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.44 $
(1,133.25 MXN)
68.57 $
(1,264.65 MXN)
     +11.6 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.88 $
(790.77 MXN)
46.10 $
(850.18 MXN)
     +7.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 101.11 $
(1,864.78 MXN)
81.25 $
(1,498.55 MXN)
     -19.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 100.95 $
(1,861.92 MXN)
117.50 $
(2,167.13 MXN)
     +16.4 %
Rent Per Month
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 990.33 $
(18,265.38 MXN)
1,523.67 $
(28,101.97 MXN)
     +53.9 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 605.38 $
(11,165.38 MXN)
1,171.42 $
(21,605.20 MXN)
     +93.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,058.80 $
(37,971.75 MXN)
3,055.50 $
(56,354.57 MXN)
     +48.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,258.16 $
(23,205.12 MXN)
2,074.54 $
(38,262.06 MXN)
     +64.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 269.59 $
(4,972.18 MXN)
292.99 $
(5,403.73 MXN)
     +8.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 197.45 $
(3,641.69 MXN)
294.24 $
(5,426.79 MXN)
     +49.0 %
Salaries And Financing
Mexico City Edit Columbus, OH Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 761.99 $
(14,053.86 MXN)
3,831.62 $
(70,669.04 MXN)
     +402.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.07 6.48      -41.5 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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