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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Boston, MA Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Boston, MA are 0.42% higher than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Boston, MA are 3.63% higher than in London
Rent Prices in Boston, MA are 7.70% higher than in London
Restaurant Prices in Boston, MA are 9.51% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Boston, MA are 38.96% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Boston, MA is 52.40% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(19.50 $)
11.54 £
(15.00 $)
     -23.07 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 £
(71.49 $)
50.01 £
(65.00 $)
     -9.08 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 £
(6.50 $)
6.15 £
(8.00 $)
     +23.09 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(5.85 $)
4.62 £
(6.00 $)
     +2.57 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.20 £
(5.46 $)
5.39 £
(7.00 $)
     +28.22 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.63 £
(3.41 $)
2.97 £
(3.86 $)
     +13.15 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.21 £
(1.58 $)
1.39 £
(1.81 $)
     +14.76 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.97 £
(1.26 $)
1.24 £
(1.61 $)
     +27.32 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.41 £
(4.43 $)
2.49 £
(3.24 $)
     -26.93 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.90 £
(1.17 $)
1.94 £
(2.53 $)
     +115.74 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.62 £
(0.80 $)
1.31 £
(1.70 $)
     +112.19 %
Eggs (12) 2.14 £
(2.78 $)
2.32 £
(3.02 $)
     +8.59 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.73 £
(3.54 $)
4.43 £
(5.76 $)
     +62.70 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.00 £
(3.89 $)
3.71 £
(4.82 $)
     +23.78 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.82 £
(4.97 $)
4.58 £
(5.95 $)
     +19.86 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.90 £
(1.17 $)
1.59 £
(2.07 $)
     +77.00 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.46 £
(0.59 $)
0.51 £
(0.66 $)
     +11.41 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.85 £
(1.11 $)
1.77 £
(2.31 $)
     +107.86 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.89 £
(1.15 $)
1.63 £
(2.12 $)
     +84.25 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 £
(0.72 $)
1.17 £
(1.52 $)
     +110.17 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.50 £
(0.65 $)
1.05 £
(1.36 $)
     +110.26 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 £
(0.99 $)
1.08 £
(1.40 $)
     +41.16 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.90 £
(1.17 $)
1.19 £
(1.55 $)
     +32.80 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(10.39 $)
11.54 £
(15.00 $)
     +44.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.70 £
(2.21 $)
1.35 £
(1.75 $)
     -20.97 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.74 £
(2.26 $)
1.48 £
(1.93 $)
     -14.70 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.50 £
(12.35 $)
8.12 £
(10.55 $)
     -14.57 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(3.25 $)
1.92 £
(2.50 $)
     -23.07 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 131.00 £
(170.28 $)
65.01 £
(84.50 $)
     -50.38 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 £
(4.55 $)
2.31 £
(3.00 $)
     -34.06 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.44 £
(8.37 $)
2.88 £
(3.75 $)
     -55.19 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(51.99 $)
21.54 £
(28.00 $)
     -46.15 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.44 £
(5.77 $)
1.79 £
(2.32 $)
     -59.80 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 £
(23,397.62 $)
16,732.47 £
(21,750.00 $)
     -7.04 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,620.95 £
(24,204.78 $)
15,355.41 £
(19,960.00 $)
     -17.54 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 145.56 £
(189.21 $)
115.26 £
(149.82 $)
     -20.82 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 £
(0.19 $)
0.08 £
(0.10 $)
     -45.69 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 23.87 £
(31.02 $)
44.03 £
(57.23 $)
     +84.48 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.29 £
(60.17 $)
39.66 £
(51.55 $)
     -14.32 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.88 £
(15.44 $)
17.44 £
(22.67 $)
     +46.83 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(15.60 $)
9.62 £
(12.50 $)
     -19.86 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,053.67 £
(1,369.63 $)
1,105.88 £
(1,437.50 $)
     +4.96 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,571.43 £
(18,940.93 $)
14,232.22 £
(18,500.00 $)
     -2.33 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.98 £
(80.56 $)
38.34 £
(49.83 $)
     -38.14 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.53 £
(40.98 $)
28.23 £
(36.70 $)
     -10.44 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 65.50 £
(85.15 $)
62.10 £
(80.72 $)
     -5.20 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 78.27 £
(101.75 $)
89.16 £
(115.89 $)
     +13.90 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,686.09 £
(2,191.69 $)
1,897.82 £
(2,466.91 $)
     +12.56 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,171.42 £
(1,522.69 $)
1,308.82 £
(1,701.29 $)
     +11.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,063.62 £
(3,982.30 $)
3,245.58 £
(4,218.83 $)
     +5.94 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,967.83 £
(2,557.92 $)
2,069.47 £
(2,690.04 $)
     +5.16 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,324.21 £
(1,721.29 $)
660.97 £
(859.18 $)
     -50.09 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 678.89 £
(882.47 $)
303.74 £
(394.82 $)
     -55.26 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,187.89 £
(2,843.97 $)
3,455.20 £
(4,491.30 $)
     +57.92 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.21 3.80      +18.37 %
Last update: May 2017May 2017
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Currency: GBP