Cost of Living Comparison Between Washington, DC and Fredericton 

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Consumer Prices in Fredericton are 7.04% lower than in Washington, DC (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Fredericton are 34.26% lower than in Washington, DC
Rent Prices in Fredericton are 67.98% lower than in Washington, DC
Restaurant Prices in Fredericton are 2.87% lower than in Washington, DC
Groceries Prices in Fredericton are 4.43% lower than in Washington, DC
Local Purchasing Power in Fredericton is 28.30% lower than in Washington, DC
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Restaurants
Washington, DC Edit Fredericton Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(18.15 C$)
19.01 $
(23.00 C$)
     +26.72 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(90.75 C$)
61.98 $
(75.00 C$)
     -17.36 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(9.68 C$)
8.26 $
(10.00 C$)
     +3.31 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.75 $
(8.17 C$)
5.57 $
(6.75 C$)
     -17.42 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(9.68 C$)
6.20 $
(7.50 C$)
     -22.52 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.59 $
(5.56 C$)
3.43 $
(4.16 C$)
     -25.19 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.38 $
(2.88 C$)
1.79 $
(2.16 C$)
     -25.01 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.04 $
(2.47 C$)
1.55 $
(1.88 C$)
     -24.03 %
Markets
Washington, DC Edit Fredericton Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.47 $
(4.20 C$)
9.44 $
(11.43 C$)
     +172.27 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.75 $
(3.32 C$)
2.69 $
(3.25 C$)
     -2.13 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.46 $
(2.98 C$)
2.94 $
(3.55 C$)
     +19.14 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.75 $
(3.33 C$)
3.02 $
(3.65 C$)
     +9.86 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.39 $
(6.52 C$)
4.35 $
(5.26 C$)
     -19.27 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.89 $
(5.92 C$)
5.62 $
(6.80 C$)
     +14.99 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.78 $
(8.20 C$)
4.32 $
(5.23 C$)
     -36.21 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.61 $
(3.16 C$)
1.77 $
(2.14 C$)
     -32.18 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.68 $
(0.82 C$)
0.76 $
(0.92 C$)
     +12.23 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.60 $
(3.14 C$)
1.86 $
(2.25 C$)
     -28.53 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.00 $
(2.42 C$)
1.93 $
(2.33 C$)
     -3.70 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.14 $
(1.38 C$)
1.21 $
(1.47 C$)
     +6.40 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.27 $
(1.53 C$)
1.17 $
(1.42 C$)
     -7.37 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.31 $
(2.80 C$)
2.34 $
(2.83 C$)
     +1.06 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.84 $
(2.23 C$)
1.71 $
(2.06 C$)
     -7.53 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(14.52 C$)
12.40 $
(15.00 C$)
     +3.31 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.82 $
(3.41 C$)
4.25 $
(5.14 C$)
     +50.59 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.71 $
(3.28 C$)
3.57 $
(4.31 C$)
     +31.63 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 $
(13.31 C$)
14.26 $
(17.25 C$)
     +29.60 %
Transportation
Washington, DC Edit Fredericton Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 $
(3.93 C$)
2.07 $
(2.50 C$)
     -36.43 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 120.00 $
(145.20 C$)
66.12 $
(80.00 C$)
     -44.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(4.24 C$)
4.96 $
(6.00 C$)
     +41.68 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.35 $
(4.05 C$)
1.63 $
(1.97 C$)
     -51.36 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(36.30 C$)
28.10 $
(34.00 C$)
     -6.34 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.63 $
(3.18 C$)
3.39 $
(4.10 C$)
     +28.85 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 $
(29,040.19 C$)
24,793.22 $
(30,000.00 C$)
     +3.31 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,768.41 $
(25,129.94 C$)
23,966.58 $
(28,999.75 C$)
     +15.40 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Washington, DC Edit Fredericton Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 155.34 $
(187.96 C$)
139.24 $
(168.48 C$)
     -10.36 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $
(0.19 C$)
0.29 $
(0.35 C$)
     +84.63 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.40 $
(75.50 C$)
73.20 $
(88.57 C$)
     +17.31 %
Sports And Leisure
Washington, DC Edit Fredericton Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 78.68 $
(95.21 C$)
50.69 $
(61.33 C$)
     -35.58 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.50 $
(17.55 C$)
11.85 $
(14.33 C$)
     -18.31 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(16.94 C$)
10.21 $
(12.36 C$)
     -27.04 %
Childcare
Washington, DC Edit Fredericton Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,752.33 $
(2,120.34 C$)
530.24 $
(641.60 C$)
     -69.74 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 34,484.75 $
(41,726.82 C$)
14,345.36 $
(17,358.00 C$)
     -58.40 %
Clothing And Shoes
Washington, DC Edit Fredericton Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 56.92 $
(68.87 C$)
53.53 $
(64.77 C$)
     -5.95 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.93 $
(47.10 C$)
35.12 $
(42.50 C$)
     -9.77 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 87.64 $
(106.04 C$)
89.88 $
(108.75 C$)
     +2.56 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 123.00 $
(148.83 C$)
141.56 $
(171.29 C$)
     +15.09 %
Rent Per Month
Washington, DC Edit Fredericton Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,366.91 $
(2,863.98 C$)
848.69 $
(1,026.92 C$)
     -64.14 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,818.62 $
(2,200.54 C$)
657.85 $
(796.00 C$)
     -63.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,244.00 $
(5,135.27 C$)
1,294.76 $
(1,566.67 C$)
     -69.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,252.69 $
(3,935.78 C$)
950.41 $
(1,150.00 C$)
     -70.78 %
Buy Apartment Price
Washington, DC Edit Fredericton Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 677.77 $
(820.11 C$)
128.10 $
(155.00 C$)
     -81.10 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 351.28 $
(425.05 C$)
82.64 $
(100.00 C$)
     -76.47 %
Salaries And Financing
Washington, DC Edit Fredericton Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,266.13 $
(6,372.06 C$)
2,482.18 $
(3,003.46 C$)
     -52.87 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.67 3.85      +5.00 %
Last update: May 2021April 2021
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