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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and New York, NY 

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 20.98% higher than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 31.01% higher than in London
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 43.85% higher than in London
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 10.85% higher than in London
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 72.95% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 27.27% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(19.39 $)
15.47 £
(20.00 $)
     +3.16 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 £
(71.09 $)
61.90 £
(80.00 $)
     +12.54 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(7.75 $)
6.96 £
(9.00 $)
     +16.06 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(6.46 $)
5.42 £
(7.00 $)
     +8.32 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(5.82 $)
6.19 £
(8.00 $)
     +37.55 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.81 £
(3.63 $)
3.57 £
(4.61 $)
     +27.03 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.46 £
(1.89 $)
1.56 £
(2.01 $)
     +6.46 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.13 £
(1.46 $)
1.33 £
(1.72 $)
     +17.66 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.68 £
(4.76 $)
3.32 £
(4.29 $)
     -9.80 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.99 £
(1.28 $)
2.62 £
(3.39 $)
     +165.39 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.57 £
(0.74 $)
2.18 £
(2.81 $)
     +281.37 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.04 £
(2.64 $)
2.84 £
(3.67 $)
     +38.84 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.15 £
(4.07 $)
5.47 £
(7.07 $)
     +73.56 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.69 £
(3.47 $)
4.76 £
(6.15 $)
     +77.10 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.68 £
(4.76 $)
5.20 £
(6.72 $)
     +41.10 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.85 £
(1.10 $)
2.15 £
(2.78 $)
     +152.38 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.63 $)
0.81 £
(1.05 $)
     +67.47 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.92 £
(1.19 $)
2.18 £
(2.82 $)
     +136.58 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.18 £
(1.52 $)
2.13 £
(2.75 $)
     +80.92 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.54 £
(0.70 $)
1.45 £
(1.87 $)
     +168.05 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.46 £
(0.60 $)
1.20 £
(1.55 $)
     +160.01 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.75 £
(0.97 $)
1.75 £
(2.26 $)
     +133.65 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.83 £
(1.08 $)
1.79 £
(2.31 $)
     +114.42 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(10.34 $)
11.61 £
(15.00 $)
     +45.07 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.74 £
(2.25 $)
1.79 £
(2.31 $)
     +2.71 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.80 £
(2.33 $)
2.20 £
(2.84 $)
     +22.11 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(14.22 $)
10.83 £
(14.00 $)
     -1.53 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(3.23 $)
2.13 £
(2.75 $)
     -14.89 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 143.48 £
(185.44 $)
98.26 £
(127.00 $)
     -31.51 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 £
(5.82 $)
1.93 £
(2.50 $)
     -57.02 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(6.46 $)
2.01 £
(2.60 $)
     -59.77 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 £
(64.62 $)
23.21 £
(30.00 $)
     -53.58 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.89 £
(6.32 $)
2.33 £
(3.01 $)
     -52.42 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(25,849.24 $)
16,901.85 £
(21,845.00 $)
     -15.49 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,901.04 £
(28,306.27 $)
15,626.95 £
(20,197.24 $)
     -28.65 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 160.84 £
(207.88 $)
100.99 £
(130.52 $)
     -37.21 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £
(0.15 $)
0.07 £
(0.10 $)
     -36.96 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.28 £
(40.42 $)
49.20 £
(63.59 $)
     +57.31 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.81 £
(50.16 $)
56.99 £
(73.66 $)
     +46.84 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.36 £
(14.68 $)
25.34 £
(32.75 $)
     +123.11 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.75 £
(16.48 $)
12.38 £
(16.00 $)
     -2.91 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,311.26 £
(1,694.76 $)
1,821.56 £
(2,354.29 $)
     +38.92 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,165.31 £
(23,477.97 $)
29,865.48 £
(38,600.00 $)
     +64.41 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 65.52 £
(84.68 $)
42.41 £
(54.82 $)
     -35.27 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.91 £
(41.25 $)
29.66 £
(38.33 $)
     -7.06 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 67.89 £
(87.75 $)
65.57 £
(84.75 $)
     -3.42 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 79.90 £
(103.27 $)
94.78 £
(122.50 $)
     +18.62 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,695.54 £
(2,191.42 $)
2,376.11 £
(3,071.04 $)
     +40.14 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,204.52 £
(1,556.79 $)
1,549.66 £
(2,002.88 $)
     +28.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,181.94 £
(4,112.54 $)
4,865.98 £
(6,289.09 $)
     +52.92 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,016.38 £
(2,606.09 $)
2,838.48 £
(3,668.63 $)
     +40.77 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,209.04 £
(1,562.63 $)
1,031.71 £
(1,333.44 $)
     -14.67 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 674.90 £
(872.28 $)
548.72 £
(709.20 $)
     -18.70 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,297.49 £
(2,969.41 $)
3,830.77 £
(4,951.13 $)
     +66.74 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.30 4.22      +28.03 %
Last update: November 2019November 2019
Contributors:717514
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Currency: GBP