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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 19.38% higher than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 31.32% higher than in London
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 46.76% higher than in London
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 10.07% higher than in London
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 71.85% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 26.75% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(19.47 $)
15.41 £
(20.00 $)
     +2.71 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 £
(71.40 $)
61.63 £
(80.00 $)
     +12.05 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(7.79 $)
6.93 £
(9.00 $)
     +15.55 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(6.49 $)
5.39 £
(7.00 $)
     +7.85 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(5.84 $)
6.16 £
(8.00 $)
     +36.95 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.79 £
(3.63 $)
3.50 £
(4.54 $)
     +25.23 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.47 £
(1.91 $)
1.53 £
(1.98 $)
     +3.61 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.10 £
(1.43 $)
1.31 £
(1.70 $)
     +19.30 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.63 £
(4.71 $)
3.34 £
(4.33 $)
     -8.09 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.01 £
(1.31 $)
2.67 £
(3.46 $)
     +164.37 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.57 £
(0.74 $)
2.17 £
(2.81 $)
     +281.02 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.02 £
(2.63 $)
2.79 £
(3.62 $)
     +38.05 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.05 £
(3.97 $)
5.37 £
(6.97 $)
     +75.87 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.68 £
(3.48 $)
4.64 £
(6.03 $)
     +73.16 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.72 £
(4.83 $)
5.17 £
(6.72 $)
     +39.10 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.84 £
(1.09 $)
2.10 £
(2.72 $)
     +150.17 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.64 $)
0.81 £
(1.06 $)
     +65.33 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.92 £
(1.20 $)
2.11 £
(2.73 $)
     +128.03 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.07 £
(1.39 $)
2.12 £
(2.75 $)
     +98.51 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.66 $)
1.39 £
(1.81 $)
     +172.78 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.47 £
(0.61 $)
1.19 £
(1.55 $)
     +155.89 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 £
(0.99 $)
1.74 £
(2.26 $)
     +128.54 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.86 £
(1.11 $)
1.78 £
(2.31 $)
     +107.79 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(10.38 $)
11.56 £
(15.00 $)
     +44.44 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.75 £
(2.27 $)
1.78 £
(2.31 $)
     +2.02 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.87 £
(2.43 $)
2.19 £
(2.84 $)
     +16.94 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(14.28 $)
10.79 £
(14.00 $)
     -1.95 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(3.25 $)
2.12 £
(2.75 $)
     -15.26 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(194.71 $)
97.84 £
(127.00 $)
     -34.78 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(6.49 $)
2.00 £
(2.60 $)
     -59.94 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.91 £
(6.38 $)
2.08 £
(2.70 $)
     -57.67 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 £
(64.90 $)
23.11 £
(30.00 $)
     -53.78 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.89 £
(6.34 $)
2.32 £
(3.01 $)
     -52.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(25,961.85 $)
16,828.54 £
(21,845.00 $)
     -15.86 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,461.96 £
(27,859.61 $)
15,487.45 £
(20,104.15 $)
     -27.84 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 168.24 £
(218.40 $)
100.27 £
(130.16 $)
     -40.40 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £
(0.16 $)
0.07 £
(0.10 $)
     -39.19 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.11 £
(40.38 $)
48.94 £
(63.53 $)
     +57.32 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.26 £
(49.66 $)
55.85 £
(72.50 $)
     +45.99 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.61 £
(15.07 $)
25.68 £
(33.33 $)
     +121.16 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(15.58 $)
12.33 £
(16.00 $)
     +2.71 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,329.73 £
(1,726.11 $)
1,797.61 £
(2,333.46 $)
     +35.19 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,034.70 £
(23,410.71 $)
29,709.14 £
(38,565.22 $)
     +64.73 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.93 £
(88.18 $)
41.91 £
(54.41 $)
     -38.30 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.25 £
(41.87 $)
29.10 £
(37.78 $)
     -9.77 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.79 £
(89.29 $)
65.41 £
(84.91 $)
     -4.91 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 77.58 £
(100.71 $)
95.51 £
(123.98 $)
     +23.10 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,675.70 £
(2,175.21 $)
2,394.22 £
(3,107.92 $)
     +42.88 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,185.72 £
(1,539.18 $)
1,558.14 £
(2,022.62 $)
     +31.41 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,168.84 £
(4,113.45 $)
4,998.38 £
(6,488.36 $)
     +57.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,005.12 £
(2,602.84 $)
2,841.93 £
(3,689.09 $)
     +41.73 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,222.80 £
(1,587.31 $)
1,034.33 £
(1,342.65 $)
     -15.41 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 680.65 £
(883.54 $)
508.74 £
(660.39 $)
     -25.26 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,272.30 £
(2,949.66 $)
3,782.08 £
(4,909.49 $)
     +66.44 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.17 4.19      +32.14 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
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Currency: GBP