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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 21.96% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in San Francisco, CA are 45.94% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Rent Prices in San Francisco, CA are 76.29% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Restaurant Prices in San Francisco, CA are 9.74% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Groceries Prices in San Francisco, CA are 38.34% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Local Purchasing Power in San Francisco, CA is 11.60% 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) 7.50 $ 8.00 $      +6.67 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 6.00 $      0.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ 7.00 $      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.07 $ 4.38 $      +7.53 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.97 $ 2.15 $      +9.08 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.59 $ 1.82 $      +14.52 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.78 $ 3.95 $      +4.58 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.85 $ 3.56 $      +24.99 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.17 $ 2.23 $      +3.20 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.00 $ 4.03 $      +34.25 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.28 $ 7.56 $      +43.11 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.24 $ 5.20 $      +22.50 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.71 $ 7.13 $      +24.89 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.63 $ 3.03 $      +86.43 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.01 $ 0.99 $      -1.65 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.32 $ 2.33 $      +76.54 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.60 $ 3.03 $      +89.38 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.96 $ 1.97 $      +104.55 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.92 $ 1.97 $      +113.82 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.44 $ 2.53 $      +74.94 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.73 $ 2.35 $      +35.97 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.00 $ 15.00 $      +15.38 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.29 $ 2.07 $      -9.38 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.86 $ 2.50 $      -12.49 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 8.00 $ 8.00 $      0.00 %
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) 2.95 $ 3.15 $      +6.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $ 22,000.00 $      +4.76 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,791.17 $ 21,919.67 $      +5.43 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 130.62 $ 110.57 $      -15.36 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $ 0.11 $      -28.73 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 52.28 $ 55.41 $      +5.98 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.74 $ 71.86 $      +64.28 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.61 $ 15.45 $      +45.70 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $ 14.00 $      -6.67 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,016.67 $ 1,956.11 $      +92.40 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,785.71 $ 23,500.00 $      +13.06 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 46.06 $ 56.53 $      +22.74 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.09 $ 43.33 $      +16.84 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.86 $ 84.48 $      +7.12 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 92.51 $ 144.06 $      +55.72 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,987.70 $ 3,278.52 $      +64.94 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,476.34 $ 2,580.42 $      +74.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,387.50 $ 6,426.32 $      +89.71 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,706.90 $ 4,565.54 $      +68.66 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 568.71 $ 1,088.92 $      +91.47 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 332.86 $ 747.19 $      +124.47 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,936.60 $ 5,078.76 $      +29.01 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.86 3.88      +0.49 %
Last update: August 2017August 2017
Contributors:367355
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD