Cost of Living Comparison Between San Juan and New York, NY 

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 36.34% higher than in San Juan (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 88.68% higher than in San Juan
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 238.39% higher than in San Juan
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 51.79% higher than in San Juan
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 30.37% higher than in San Juan
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 48.73% higher than in San Juan
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Restaurants
San Juan Edit New York, NY Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 20.00 $      +33.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 62.50 $ 100.00 $      +60.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.12 $ 9.00 $      +26.32 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 $ 7.10 $      +136.67 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 $ 9.00 $      +125.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.83 $ 4.96 $      +75.02 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.40 $ 2.06 $      +47.83 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.10 $ 1.72 $      +56.16 %
Markets
San Juan Edit New York, NY Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.14 $ 4.54 $      -36.37 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.17 $ 3.60 $      +66.09 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.02 $ 2.56 $      +152.03 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.99 $ 3.24 $      +8.06 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.17 $ 6.49 $      +55.75 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.71 $ 6.20 $      +8.64 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.04 $ 7.82 $      +55.23 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.79 $ 2.82 $      +1.20 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.91 $ 1.29 $      +40.97 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.83 $ 2.58 $      +40.88 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.28 $ 2.76 $      +21.13 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.58 $ 2.02 $      +28.38 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.12 $ 1.91 $      +69.59 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.65 $ 2.31 $      -13.12 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.61 $ 2.19 $      +36.27 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 15.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $ 3.16 $      +36.65 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.71 $ 3.10 $      +14.30 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $ 15.00 $      +50.00 %
Transportation
San Juan Edit New York, NY Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $ 2.75 $      +83.33 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 32.50 $ 127.00 $      +290.77 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $ 3.50 $      -30.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 $ 3.00 $      -6.79 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 27.50 $ 32.50 $      +18.18 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.86 $ 2.64 $      -7.58 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $ 23,000.00 $      -8.00 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,610.56 $ 21,466.60 $      -9.08 %
Utilities (Monthly)
San Juan Edit New York, NY Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 184.24 $ 162.00 $      -12.07 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 $ 0.11 $      -12.00 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 60.62 $ 65.45 $      +7.97 %
Sports And Leisure
San Juan Edit New York, NY Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.93 $ 88.54 $      +111.15 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.50 $ 36.25 $      +107.14 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 $ 16.00 $      +100.00 %
Childcare
San Juan Edit New York, NY Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 480.00 $ 2,649.71 $      +452.02 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,555.56 $ 38,105.26 $      +261.00 %
Clothing And Shoes
San Juan Edit New York, NY Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.87 $ 61.11 $      +27.67 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.25 $ 42.06 $      -9.06 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.88 $ 89.39 $      +0.58 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 96.15 $ 132.15 $      +37.43 %
Rent Per Month
San Juan Edit New York, NY Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 888.46 $ 3,089.42 $      +247.73 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 620.83 $ 1,985.93 $      +219.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,750.00 $ 6,351.99 $      +262.97 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,130.77 $ 3,428.12 $      +203.17 %
Buy Apartment Price
San Juan Edit New York, NY Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 252.16 $ 1,485.86 $      +489.26 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 151.10 $ 764.46 $      +405.94 %
Salaries And Financing
San Juan Edit New York, NY Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,183.00 $ 6,126.05 $      +180.63 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.87 3.71      -23.88 %
Last update: March 2021March 2021
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