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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Boston, MA Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Boston, MA are 4.78% higher than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Boston, MA are 7.22% higher than in London
Rent Prices in Boston, MA are 10.33% higher than in London
Restaurant Prices in Boston, MA are 3.16% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Boston, MA are 44.01% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Boston, MA is 53.77% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(18.62 $)
12.08 £
(15.00 $)
     -19.44 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 56.00 £
(69.51 $)
56.39 £
(70.00 $)
     +0.71 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.24 £
(6.50 $)
6.45 £
(8.00 $)
     +23.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(5.59 $)
4.83 £
(6.00 $)
     +7.42 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.00 £
(4.96 $)
5.64 £
(7.00 $)
     +40.99 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.65 £
(3.29 $)
3.14 £
(3.90 $)
     +18.53 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.24 £
(1.54 $)
1.45 £
(1.80 $)
     +16.33 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.97 £
(1.21 $)
1.27 £
(1.58 $)
     +30.57 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.41 £
(4.24 $)
2.70 £
(3.36 $)
     -20.80 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.92 £
(1.14 $)
2.05 £
(2.54 $)
     +123.33 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.63 £
(0.78 $)
1.41 £
(1.74 $)
     +122.74 %
Eggs (12) 2.15 £
(2.66 $)
2.38 £
(2.96 $)
     +10.94 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.73 £
(3.39 $)
4.76 £
(5.91 $)
     +74.61 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.03 £
(3.76 $)
3.50 £
(4.35 $)
     +15.73 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.86 £
(4.79 $)
4.49 £
(5.57 $)
     +16.41 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.88 £
(1.10 $)
1.68 £
(2.08 $)
     +89.89 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.45 £
(0.56 $)
0.51 £
(0.63 $)
     +13.39 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.88 £
(1.09 $)
1.79 £
(2.22 $)
     +103.27 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.86 £
(1.07 $)
1.85 £
(2.30 $)
     +114.97 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.57 £
(0.71 $)
1.24 £
(1.54 $)
     +117.34 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.63 $)
1.13 £
(1.40 $)
     +121.26 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.77 £
(0.95 $)
1.10 £
(1.36 $)
     +42.86 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.87 £
(1.08 $)
1.37 £
(1.70 $)
     +57.21 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.93 $)
12.08 £
(15.00 $)
     +51.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.69 £
(2.10 $)
1.36 £
(1.69 $)
     -19.62 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.70 £
(2.11 $)
1.51 £
(1.88 $)
     -10.98 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.50 £
(11.79 $)
8.44 £
(10.48 $)
     -11.13 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(3.10 $)
2.08 £
(2.58 $)
     -16.86 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.00 £
(161.36 $)
66.06 £
(82.00 $)
     -49.18 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 £
(4.34 $)
2.33 £
(2.89 $)
     -33.48 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.06 £
(7.52 $)
2.96 £
(3.68 $)
     -51.14 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.50 £
(44.06 $)
22.56 £
(28.00 $)
     -36.46 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.31 £
(5.35 $)
1.77 £
(2.19 $)
     -59.08 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 £
(22,342.49 $)
17,522.67 £
(21,750.00 $)
     -2.65 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,032.06 £
(23,623.53 $)
16,544.92 £
(20,536.36 $)
     -13.07 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 151.87 £
(188.51 $)
121.81 £
(151.19 $)
     -19.80 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 £
(0.19 $)
0.08 £
(0.10 $)
     -46.51 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 24.64 £
(30.59 $)
43.32 £
(53.77 $)
     +75.78 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.60 £
(57.84 $)
41.21 £
(51.16 $)
     -11.56 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.67 £
(14.49 $)
18.26 £
(22.67 $)
     +56.47 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(14.89 $)
9.87 £
(12.25 $)
     -17.76 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,050.00 £
(1,303.31 $)
1,248.74 £
(1,550.00 $)
     +18.93 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,000.00 £
(16,136.24 $)
14,904.34 £
(18,500.00 $)
     +14.65 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 64.02 £
(79.46 $)
39.38 £
(48.88 $)
     -38.49 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.36 £
(38.92 $)
30.97 £
(38.44 $)
     -1.23 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 66.40 £
(82.41 $)
63.43 £
(78.74 $)
     -4.46 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 79.36 £
(98.50 $)
84.78 £
(105.24 $)
     +6.83 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,683.48 £
(2,089.62 $)
1,903.09 £
(2,362.21 $)
     +13.05 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,158.47 £
(1,437.95 $)
1,322.11 £
(1,641.06 $)
     +14.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,094.52 £
(3,841.07 $)
3,293.90 £
(4,088.55 $)
     +6.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,944.92 £
(2,414.13 $)
2,176.53 £
(2,701.61 $)
     +11.91 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,373.08 £
(1,704.34 $)
686.65 £
(852.31 $)
     -49.99 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 694.82 £
(862.45 $)
304.13 £
(377.50 $)
     -56.23 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 2,114.90 £
(2,625.12 $)
3,486.75 £
(4,327.93 $)
     +64.87 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.30 3.86      +17.06 %
Last update: February, 2017February, 2017
Contributors:959296
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Currency: GBP