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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Diego, CA and Budapest 

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Consumer Prices in Budapest are 38.63% lower than in San Diego, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Budapest are 54.58% lower than in San Diego, CA
Rent Prices in Budapest are 73.90% lower than in San Diego, CA
Restaurant Prices in Budapest are 48.57% lower than in San Diego, CA
Groceries Prices in Budapest are 47.11% lower than in San Diego, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Budapest is 58.12% lower than in San Diego, CA
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  San Diego, CABudapestDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(4,335.08 Ft)
6.92 $
(2,000.00 Ft)
     -53.86 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $
(14,450.28 Ft)
34.60 $
(10,000.00 Ft)
     -30.80 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.75 $
(2,239.79 Ft)
5.22 $
(1,508.46 Ft)
     -32.65 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(1,734.03 Ft)
1.56 $
(450.00 Ft)
     -74.05 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.75 $
(1,950.79 Ft)
1.73 $
(500.00 Ft)
     -74.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.38 $
(1,265.93 Ft)
1.60 $
(463.54 Ft)
     -63.38 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 $
(591.19 Ft)
1.10 $
(317.55 Ft)
     -46.29 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.57 $
(454.05 Ft)
0.81 $
(233.10 Ft)
     -48.66 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.44 $
(994.82 Ft)
3.12 $
(901.24 Ft)
     -9.41 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.97 $
(859.11 Ft)
0.72 $
(209.45 Ft)
     -75.62 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.71 $
(493.94 Ft)
0.52 $
(150.03 Ft)
     -69.63 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.13 $
(904.04 Ft)
1.79 $
(518.04 Ft)
     -42.70 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.98 $
(1,439.83 Ft)
2.84 $
(819.77 Ft)
     -43.06 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.21 $
(1,215.56 Ft)
2.33 $
(674.76 Ft)
     -44.49 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.48 $
(1,582.44 Ft)
4.21 $
(1,216.15 Ft)
     -23.15 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.48 $
(426.42 Ft)
0.52 $
(150.46 Ft)
     -64.72 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $
(220.91 Ft)
0.66 $
(192.04 Ft)
     -13.07 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.98 $
(283.51 Ft)
0.59 $
(170.99 Ft)
     -39.69 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.70 $
(492.59 Ft)
0.86 $
(248.28 Ft)
     -49.60 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.93 $
(269.90 Ft)
0.39 $
(113.25 Ft)
     -58.04 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.89 $
(257.58 Ft)
0.42 $
(120.27 Ft)
     -53.31 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.35 $
(391.02 Ft)
0.97 $
(279.69 Ft)
     -28.47 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.76 $
(507.57 Ft)
0.41 $
(118.66 Ft)
     -76.62 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(3,468.07 Ft)
5.02 $
(1,450.00 Ft)
     -58.19 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.92 $
(553.45 Ft)
0.85 $
(245.25 Ft)
     -55.69 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.47 $
(712.88 Ft)
1.27 $
(367.44 Ft)
     -48.46 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(2,312.04 Ft)
4.36 $
(1,260.00 Ft)
     -45.50 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(722.51 Ft)
1.21 $
(350.00 Ft)
     -51.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 $
(20,808.40 Ft)
32.87 $
(9,500.00 Ft)
     -54.35 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $
(809.22 Ft)
2.42 $
(700.00 Ft)
     -13.50 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(867.02 Ft)
1.67 $
(482.80 Ft)
     -44.31 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 $
(7,225.14 Ft)
15.57 $
(4,500.00 Ft)
     -37.72 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.68 $
(1,064.22 Ft)
5.02 $
(1,452.25 Ft)
     +36.46 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(6,647,128.25 Ft)
19,376.79 $
(5,600,000.00 Ft)
     -15.75 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,544.65 $
(5,937,519.04 Ft)
19,896.76 $
(5,750,274.42 Ft)
     -3.15 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 136.71 $
(39,508.90 Ft)
161.82 $
(46,765.50 Ft)
     +18.37 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 $
(48.17 Ft)
0.09 $
(26.72 Ft)
     -44.53 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 64.64 $
(18,681.04 Ft)
13.81 $
(3,992.38 Ft)
     -78.63 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.75 $
(10,620.23 Ft)
40.98 $
(11,844.17 Ft)
     +11.52 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.00 $
(5,780.11 Ft)
13.63 $
(3,938.10 Ft)
     -31.87 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(4,046.08 Ft)
6.23 $
(1,800.00 Ft)
     -55.51 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,036.27 $
(299,488.60 Ft)
317.44 $
(91,743.10 Ft)
     -69.37 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,233.33 $
(6,136,551.73 Ft)
6,989.48 $
(2,020,000.00 Ft)
     -67.08 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.06 $
(13,599.32 Ft)
68.41 $
(19,771.63 Ft)
     +45.39 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.48 $
(9,385.80 Ft)
29.42 $
(8,502.42 Ft)
     -9.41 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.78 $
(22,478.21 Ft)
79.93 $
(23,101.60 Ft)
     +2.77 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 118.08 $
(34,126.74 Ft)
93.12 $
(26,911.11 Ft)
     -21.14 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,008.41 $
(580,441.32 Ft)
524.00 $
(151,437.62 Ft)
     -73.91 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,573.30 $
(454,691.42 Ft)
392.34 $
(113,389.62 Ft)
     -75.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,561.25 $
(1,029,221.11 Ft)
963.04 $
(278,322.89 Ft)
     -72.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,594.90 $
(749,940.57 Ft)
662.68 $
(191,516.92 Ft)
     -74.46 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 553.72 $
(160,027.62 Ft)
284.87 $
(82,330.22 Ft)
     -48.55 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 366.16 $
(105,823.41 Ft)
179.00 $
(51,731.01 Ft)
     -51.12 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,495.59 $
(1,299,249.48 Ft)
855.13 $
(247,136.98 Ft)
     -80.98 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.16 4.93      +18.57 %
Last update: June 2019June 2019
Contributors:323659
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: USD