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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Diego, CA and Budapest 

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Consumer Prices in Budapest are 41.72% lower than in San Diego, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Budapest are 56.34% lower than in San Diego, CA
Rent Prices in Budapest are 74.06% lower than in San Diego, CA
Restaurant Prices in Budapest are 51.39% lower than in San Diego, CA
Groceries Prices in Budapest are 50.71% lower than in San Diego, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Budapest is 58.38% lower than in San Diego, CA
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  San Diego, CABudapestDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(4,516.47 Ft)
6.64 $
(2,000.00 Ft)
     -55.72 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 $
(16,560.40 Ft)
33.21 $
(10,000.00 Ft)
     -39.61 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 $
(2,258.24 Ft)
4.98 $
(1,500.00 Ft)
     -33.58 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(1,806.59 Ft)
1.66 $
(500.00 Ft)
     -72.32 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(2,107.69 Ft)
1.99 $
(600.00 Ft)
     -71.53 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.42 $
(1,330.21 Ft)
1.57 $
(472.45 Ft)
     -64.48 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.95 $
(585.83 Ft)
1.10 $
(330.30 Ft)
     -43.62 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.54 $
(465.03 Ft)
0.89 $
(267.88 Ft)
     -42.39 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.49 $
(1,051.00 Ft)
3.01 $
(905.52 Ft)
     -13.84 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.15 $
(947.04 Ft)
0.73 $
(219.12 Ft)
     -76.86 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.83 $
(552.24 Ft)
0.52 $
(155.34 Ft)
     -71.87 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.41 $
(1,026.59 Ft)
1.65 $
(497.50 Ft)
     -51.54 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.48 $
(1,650.13 Ft)
2.77 $
(834.96 Ft)
     -49.40 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.34 $
(1,306.57 Ft)
2.20 $
(662.79 Ft)
     -49.27 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.29 $
(1,594.18 Ft)
3.90 $
(1,174.97 Ft)
     -26.30 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.66 $
(498.34 Ft)
0.50 $
(149.31 Ft)
     -70.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 $
(226.89 Ft)
0.63 $
(190.87 Ft)
     -15.87 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.05 $
(315.02 Ft)
0.57 $
(171.13 Ft)
     -45.68 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.79 $
(540.26 Ft)
0.88 $
(263.55 Ft)
     -51.22 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.93 $
(279.08 Ft)
0.40 $
(120.16 Ft)
     -56.94 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.95 $
(286.21 Ft)
0.43 $
(128.26 Ft)
     -55.19 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.33 $
(400.08 Ft)
1.01 $
(304.17 Ft)
     -23.97 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.69 $
(509.99 Ft)
0.39 $
(117.74 Ft)
     -76.91 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(3,613.18 Ft)
4.82 $
(1,450.00 Ft)
     -59.87 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.97 $
(592.16 Ft)
0.84 $
(254.14 Ft)
     -57.08 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.40 $
(722.64 Ft)
1.23 $
(370.00 Ft)
     -48.80 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(2,408.79 Ft)
4.32 $
(1,300.00 Ft)
     -46.03 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(752.75 Ft)
1.16 $
(350.00 Ft)
     -53.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 $
(21,679.07 Ft)
31.55 $
(9,500.00 Ft)
     -56.18 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $
(843.07 Ft)
2.32 $
(700.00 Ft)
     -16.97 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(903.29 Ft)
1.60 $
(482.80 Ft)
     -46.55 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.50 $
(7,376.91 Ft)
14.95 $
(4,500.00 Ft)
     -39.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.75 $
(1,127.64 Ft)
4.98 $
(1,499.65 Ft)
     +32.99 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(6,925,257.84 Ft)
18,598.59 $
(5,600,000.00 Ft)
     -19.14 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,533.48 $
(6,182,592.04 Ft)
19,894.93 $
(5,990,327.87 Ft)
     -3.11 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 128.45 $
(38,675.64 Ft)
157.69 $
(47,479.30 Ft)
     +22.76 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $
(54.20 Ft)
0.09 $
(26.97 Ft)
     -50.24 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.75 $
(18,892.49 Ft)
13.28 $
(3,998.54 Ft)
     -78.84 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.31 $
(11,233.43 Ft)
41.42 $
(12,470.96 Ft)
     +11.02 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.33 $
(5,520.13 Ft)
12.89 $
(3,880.95 Ft)
     -29.69 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(4,215.37 Ft)
6.14 $
(1,850.00 Ft)
     -56.11 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,071.48 $
(322,620.14 Ft)
289.19 $
(87,074.44 Ft)
     -73.01 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,233.33 $
(6,092,219.58 Ft)
6,471.44 $
(1,948,537.36 Ft)
     -68.02 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 49.09 $
(14,779.53 Ft)
61.41 $
(18,490.29 Ft)
     +25.11 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.58 $
(10,412.85 Ft)
29.28 $
(8,815.06 Ft)
     -15.34 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.03 $
(23,494.02 Ft)
73.70 $
(22,190.52 Ft)
     -5.55 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 116.96 $
(35,215.94 Ft)
86.12 $
(25,929.11 Ft)
     -26.37 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,049.01 $
(616,953.65 Ft)
525.27 $
(158,158.26 Ft)
     -74.36 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,623.33 $
(488,780.98 Ft)
387.72 $
(116,741.57 Ft)
     -76.12 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,551.61 $
(1,069,384.14 Ft)
989.46 $
(297,925.73 Ft)
     -72.14 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,693.62 $
(811,043.04 Ft)
670.27 $
(201,815.64 Ft)
     -75.12 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 547.79 $
(164,938.69 Ft)
293.12 $
(88,257.15 Ft)
     -46.49 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 371.75 $
(111,933.19 Ft)
187.09 $
(56,332.84 Ft)
     -49.67 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,654.56 $
(1,401,478.15 Ft)
845.81 $
(254,671.67 Ft)
     -81.83 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.10 4.88      +19.04 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:319651
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: USD