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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Boston, MA Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Boston, MA are 2.62% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Boston, MA are 0.46% higher than in London
Rent Prices in Boston, MA are 4.41% higher than in London
Restaurant Prices in Boston, MA are 12.11% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Boston, MA are 34.08% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Boston, MA is 41.53% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(20.22 $)
11.12 £
(15.00 $)
     -25.83 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 £
(74.16 $)
50.06 £
(67.50 $)
     -8.98 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.50 £
(7.42 $)
5.93 £
(8.00 $)
     +7.88 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(6.07 $)
4.45 £
(6.00 $)
     -1.11 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(6.07 $)
5.19 £
(7.00 $)
     +15.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.65 £
(3.58 $)
2.88 £
(3.89 $)
     +8.62 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.27 £
(1.72 $)
1.36 £
(1.84 $)
     +7.18 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.97 £
(1.31 $)
1.18 £
(1.59 $)
     +20.89 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.49 £
(4.70 $)
2.30 £
(3.10 $)
     -34.05 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.94 £
(1.26 $)
1.83 £
(2.47 $)
     +95.49 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.61 £
(0.82 $)
1.26 £
(1.70 $)
     +106.50 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.09 £
(2.82 $)
2.10 £
(2.84 $)
     +0.79 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.60 £
(3.51 $)
4.39 £
(5.92 $)
     +68.73 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.93 £
(3.95 $)
3.77 £
(5.08 $)
     +28.61 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.78 £
(5.09 $)
4.42 £
(5.96 $)
     +16.91 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.89 £
(1.20 $)
1.55 £
(2.09 $)
     +73.70 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.48 £
(0.65 $)
0.48 £
(0.65 $)
     +0.55 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.85 £
(1.14 $)
1.82 £
(2.45 $)
     +114.70 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.92 £
(1.25 $)
1.62 £
(2.18 $)
     +74.98 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.60 £
(0.81 $)
1.09 £
(1.48 $)
     +81.67 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.53 £
(0.71 $)
0.98 £
(1.32 $)
     +85.90 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.85 £
(1.14 $)
1.07 £
(1.44 $)
     +26.43 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.94 £
(1.27 $)
1.17 £
(1.58 $)
     +24.26 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(10.79 $)
10.38 £
(14.00 $)
     +29.79 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.79 £
(2.41 $)
1.36 £
(1.83 $)
     -24.06 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.84 £
(2.47 $)
1.59 £
(2.14 $)
     -13.52 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 £
(13.48 $)
7.81 £
(10.53 $)
     -21.90 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(3.37 $)
1.93 £
(2.60 $)
     -22.87 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 132.00 £
(177.98 $)
62.67 £
(84.50 $)
     -52.52 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.45 £
(4.65 $)
2.00 £
(2.70 $)
     -41.96 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.44 £
(8.68 $)
2.73 £
(3.68 $)
     -57.66 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(53.93 $)
20.77 £
(28.00 $)
     -48.08 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.51 £
(6.08 $)
1.76 £
(2.37 $)
     -61.09 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(26,966.64 $)
15,945.63 £
(21,500.00 $)
     -20.27 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,542.57 £
(26,349.88 $)
14,142.83 £
(19,069.23 $)
     -27.63 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 137.38 £
(185.23 $)
110.61 £
(149.14 $)
     -19.49 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £
(0.16 $)
0.08 £
(0.10 $)
     -37.90 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 24.98 £
(33.68 $)
46.40 £
(62.56 $)
     +85.78 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.75 £
(61.69 $)
38.66 £
(52.13 $)
     -15.50 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.26 £
(15.19 $)
16.61 £
(22.40 $)
     +47.49 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(16.18 $)
9.64 £
(13.00 $)
     -19.65 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,081.70 £
(1,458.49 $)
1,260.82 £
(1,700.00 $)
     +16.56 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,363.64 £
(20,715.29 $)
14,709.53 £
(19,833.33 $)
     -4.26 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.58 £
(85.73 $)
36.34 £
(49.00 $)
     -42.85 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.24 £
(43.47 $)
27.09 £
(36.52 $)
     -15.97 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 66.20 £
(89.25 $)
56.95 £
(76.79 $)
     -13.97 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 78.57 £
(105.93 $)
84.05 £
(113.33 $)
     +6.98 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,663.47 £
(2,242.91 $)
1,843.93 £
(2,486.23 $)
     +10.85 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,178.77 £
(1,589.37 $)
1,279.56 £
(1,725.28 $)
     +8.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,065.49 £
(4,133.30 $)
3,105.52 £
(4,187.27 $)
     +1.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,959.41 £
(2,641.94 $)
1,985.36 £
(2,676.92 $)
     +1.32 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,337.41 £
(1,803.28 $)
671.82 £
(905.84 $)
     -49.77 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 648.00 £
(873.72 $)
282.42 £
(380.79 $)
     -56.42 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,226.64 £
(3,002.25 $)
3,165.88 £
(4,268.66 $)
     +42.18 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.15 3.92      +24.34 %
Last update: September 2017September 2017
Contributors:937318
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP