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Cost of Living Comparison Between Los Angeles, CA and San Francisco, CA Reverse

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Consumer Prices in San Francisco, CA are 16.59% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 40.53% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 71.98% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 10.08% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 26.80% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 1.70% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
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  Los Angeles, CASan Francisco, CADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 15.00 $      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $ 75.00 $      +25.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $ 8.72 $      +9.13 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 6.00 $      0.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.38 $ 8.00 $      +8.36 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.08 $ 4.35 $      +6.68 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.97 $ 2.05 $      +3.91 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.60 $ 1.73 $      +8.10 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.06 $ 4.20 $      +3.34 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.77 $ 3.56 $      +28.60 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.21 $ 2.42 $      +9.71 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.10 $ 3.76 $      +21.60 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.07 $ 7.56 $      +48.90 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.59 $ 5.40 $      +17.51 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.24 $ 7.22 $      +15.70 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.93 $ 2.87 $      +48.59 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.08 $ 1.01 $      -6.56 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.61 $ 2.22 $      +37.71 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.87 $ 2.90 $      +55.40 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.35 $ 1.85 $      +37.74 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.10 $ 1.87 $      +70.44 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.39 $ 2.38 $      +72.11 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.92 $ 2.30 $      +20.01 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.50 $ 15.00 $      +20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.53 $ 2.29 $      -9.57 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.02 $ 2.65 $      -12.28 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.85 $ 8.00 $      +1.91 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.75 $ 2.50 $      +42.86 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 $ 75.00 $      -25.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 3.50 $      +16.67 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $ 3.00 $      +11.11 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.19 $ 33.00 $      +13.05 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.06 $ 3.20 $      +4.65 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,991.50 $ 22,000.00 $      +0.04 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,500.00 $ 21,458.33 $      -0.19 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 130.20 $ 116.25 $      -10.71 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $ 0.10 $      -45.45 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 55.64 $ 58.30 $      +4.78 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 44.70 $ 73.83 $      +65.18 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.09 $ 19.38 $      +60.28 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $ 14.00 $      -6.67 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 889.29 $ 2,027.73 $      +128.02 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,937.50 $ 23,955.56 $      +14.41 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 46.78 $ 53.96 $      +15.35 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.70 $ 43.86 $      +16.36 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.30 $ 82.74 $      +9.88 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 95.97 $ 136.59 $      +42.33 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,011.35 $ 3,290.22 $      +63.58 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,516.96 $ 2,621.32 $      +72.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,383.63 $ 6,250.00 $      +84.71 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,730.67 $ 4,421.88 $      +61.93 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 651.84 $ 1,107.60 $      +69.92 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 388.80 $ 757.53 $      +94.84 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,817.86 $ 5,273.90 $      +38.14 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate 3.96 3.88      -2.06 %
Last update: December 2017December 2017
Contributors:340352
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD