Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Raleigh, NC 

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Consumer Prices in Raleigh, NC are 18.31% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Raleigh, NC are 31.57% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Raleigh, NC are 48.82% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Raleigh, NC are 22.14% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Raleigh, NC are 15.07% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Raleigh, NC is 55.12% higher than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Raleigh, NC Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(20.54 $)
10.95 £
(15.00 $)
     -26.98 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(82.17 $)
43.81 £
(60.00 $)
     -26.98 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(8.22 $)
5.84 £
(8.00 $)
     -2.64 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(6.85 $)
3.65 £
(5.00 $)
     -26.98 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £
(6.85 $)
4.38 £
(6.00 $)
     -12.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.95 £
(4.04 $)
3.13 £
(4.29 $)
     +6.29 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.52 £
(2.08 $)
1.23 £
(1.68 $)
     -19.45 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.14 £
(1.56 $)
1.01 £
(1.38 $)
     -11.57 %
Markets
London Edit Raleigh, NC Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.57 £
(4.89 $)
2.42 £
(3.31 $)
     -32.26 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.91 £
(1.24 $)
1.84 £
(2.53 $)
     +103.07 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.66 £
(0.90 $)
1.59 £
(2.17 $)
     +140.28 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.17 £
(2.98 $)
1.63 £
(2.23 $)
     -24.97 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.16 £
(4.33 $)
3.07 £
(4.21 $)
     -2.88 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.77 £
(3.79 $)
2.93 £
(4.01 $)
     +5.75 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.36 £
(5.97 $)
4.69 £
(6.43 $)
     +7.71 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.91 £
(1.25 $)
1.91 £
(2.62 $)
     +109.00 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.70 $)
0.43 £
(0.60 $)
     -15.54 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.86 £
(1.18 $)
2.07 £
(2.84 $)
     +140.27 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.17 £
(1.60 $)
1.32 £
(1.81 $)
     +12.90 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.55 £
(0.76 $)
0.78 £
(1.07 $)
     +41.52 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.70 $)
0.90 £
(1.24 $)
     +76.81 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.83 £
(1.14 $)
1.34 £
(1.84 $)
     +61.06 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.90 £
(1.24 $)
1.35 £
(1.85 $)
     +49.66 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(10.96 $)
8.40 £
(11.50 $)
     +4.97 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.77 £
(2.42 $)
2.07 £
(2.83 $)
     +17.07 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 £
(2.74 $)
2.20 £
(3.01 $)
     +9.99 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 £
(16.43 $)
4.64 £
(6.35 $)
     -61.36 %
Transportation
London Edit Raleigh, NC Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £
(3.83 $)
0.91 £
(1.25 $)
     -67.40 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(205.42 $)
29.21 £
(40.00 $)
     -80.53 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(4.11 $)
1.83 £
(2.50 $)
     -39.15 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 £
(3.75 $)
1.83 £
(2.50 $)
     -33.27 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £
(39.44 $)
20.08 £
(27.50 $)
     -30.27 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.69 £
(6.42 $)
1.72 £
(2.36 $)
     -63.27 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,765.00 £
(31,175.24 $)
16,064.99 £
(22,000.00 $)
     -29.43 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,738.27 £
(31,138.64 $)
15,067.02 £
(20,633.33 $)
     -33.74 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Raleigh, NC Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 176.34 £
(241.49 $)
103.99 £
(142.41 $)
     -41.03 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £
(0.18 $)
0.13 £
(0.17 $)
     -1.36 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.29 £
(42.85 $)
41.66 £
(57.05 $)
     +33.14 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Raleigh, NC Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 44.29 £
(60.65 $)
24.45 £
(33.48 $)
     -44.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.11 £
(15.21 $)
8.32 £
(11.40 $)
     -25.07 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 £
(17.12 $)
7.85 £
(10.75 $)
     -37.20 %
Childcare
London Edit Raleigh, NC Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,452.59 £
(1,989.23 $)
624.75 £
(855.56 $)
     -56.99 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,145.45 £
(24,849.06 $)
8,275.91 £
(11,333.33 $)
     -54.39 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Raleigh, NC Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.51 £
(92.45 $)
32.59 £
(44.64 $)
     -51.72 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.31 £
(45.61 $)
29.79 £
(40.80 $)
     -10.55 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.97 £
(98.56 $)
55.32 £
(75.76 $)
     -23.13 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 93.53 £
(128.08 $)
73.52 £
(100.68 $)
     -21.39 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Raleigh, NC Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,701.31 £
(2,329.84 $)
990.61 £
(1,356.58 $)
     -41.77 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,255.69 £
(1,719.59 $)
735.34 £
(1,007.00 $)
     -41.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,193.75 £
(4,373.64 $)
1,423.81 £
(1,949.82 $)
     -55.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,091.88 £
(2,864.70 $)
1,068.65 £
(1,463.45 $)
     -48.91 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Raleigh, NC Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,086.56 £
(1,487.97 $)
248.28 £
(340.00 $)
     -77.15 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 539.51 £
(738.82 $)
107.82 £
(147.66 $)
     -80.01 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Raleigh, NC Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,838.43 £
(3,887.05 $)
3,013.00 £
(4,126.12 $)
     +6.15 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.68 3.88      +44.81 %
Last update: January 2021December 2020
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