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Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Mexico City 

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Consumer Prices in Mexico City are 62.14% lower than in New York, NY
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Mexico City are 70.71% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Mexico City are 80.01% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Mexico City are 67.03% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Mexico City are 66.73% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Mexico City is 56.70% lower than in New York, NY
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  New York, NYMexico CityDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(385.67 MXN)
5.19 $
(100.00 MXN)
     -74.07 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $
(1,542.69 MXN)
25.93 $
(500.00 MXN)
     -67.59 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 $
(173.55 MXN)
5.19 $
(100.00 MXN)
     -42.38 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 $
(134.98 MXN)
2.07 $
(40.00 MXN)
     -70.37 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(154.27 MXN)
3.11 $
(60.00 MXN)
     -61.11 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.65 $
(89.70 MXN)
2.19 $
(42.18 MXN)
     -52.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 $
(38.68 MXN)
0.67 $
(13.00 MXN)
     -66.39 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.72 $
(33.15 MXN)
0.51 $
(9.88 MXN)
     -70.21 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.26 $
(82.09 MXN)
3.71 $
(71.48 MXN)
     -12.93 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.36 $
(64.80 MXN)
1.36 $
(26.26 MXN)
     -59.48 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.81 $
(54.22 MXN)
0.47 $
(9.02 MXN)
     -83.37 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.59 $
(69.27 MXN)
1.48 $
(28.51 MXN)
     -58.84 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.07 $
(136.34 MXN)
2.45 $
(47.18 MXN)
     -65.40 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.15 $
(118.64 MXN)
2.21 $
(42.69 MXN)
     -64.02 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.72 $
(129.53 MXN)
3.40 $
(65.57 MXN)
     -49.38 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.78 $
(53.70 MXN)
0.92 $
(17.66 MXN)
     -67.10 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.05 $
(20.30 MXN)
0.47 $
(9.03 MXN)
     -55.52 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.82 $
(54.35 MXN)
0.40 $
(7.67 MXN)
     -85.90 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.75 $
(53.08 MXN)
0.50 $
(9.64 MXN)
     -81.84 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.87 $
(36.10 MXN)
0.53 $
(10.21 MXN)
     -71.71 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.55 $
(29.86 MXN)
0.58 $
(11.12 MXN)
     -62.77 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.26 $
(43.63 MXN)
0.82 $
(15.81 MXN)
     -63.76 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $
(44.52 MXN)
0.72 $
(13.86 MXN)
     -68.88 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(289.25 MXN)
7.78 $
(150.00 MXN)
     -48.14 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $
(44.63 MXN)
1.16 $
(22.37 MXN)
     -49.87 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.84 $
(54.78 MXN)
2.38 $
(45.95 MXN)
     -16.12 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.00 $
(269.97 MXN)
2.70 $
(52.00 MXN)
     -80.74 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $
(53.03 MXN)
0.31 $
(6.00 MXN)
     -88.69 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 127.00 $
(2,449.01 MXN)
15.56 $
(300.00 MXN)
     -87.75 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.67 $
(51.58 MXN)
0.67 $
(13.00 MXN)
     -74.80 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.60 $
(50.14 MXN)
0.42 $
(8.05 MXN)
     -83.95 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(578.51 MXN)
5.29 $
(102.00 MXN)
     -82.37 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.00 $
(57.79 MXN)
4.03 $
(77.64 MXN)
     +34.35 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,845.00 $
(421,249.61 MXN)
17,631.07 $
(339,990.00 MXN)
     -19.29 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,257.10 $
(390,629.23 MXN)
16,171.08 $
(311,836.17 MXN)
     -20.17 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 126.53 $
(2,439.96 MXN)
32.99 $
(636.13 MXN)
     -73.93 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(1.86 MXN)
0.06 $
(1.18 MXN)
     -36.66 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.45 $
(1,223.57 MXN)
28.19 $
(543.70 MXN)
     -55.56 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 76.54 $
(1,475.88 MXN)
53.49 $
(1,031.53 MXN)
     -30.11 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 33.50 $
(646.00 MXN)
18.09 $
(348.75 MXN)
     -46.01 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 $
(308.54 MXN)
4.15 $
(80.00 MXN)
     -74.07 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,300.12 $
(44,354.62 MXN)
225.76 $
(4,353.44 MXN)
     -90.18 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 38,600.00 $
(744,345.84 MXN)
5,088.65 $
(98,127.27 MXN)
     -86.82 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 55.33 $
(1,067.02 MXN)
45.92 $
(885.51 MXN)
     -17.01 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.76 $
(747.34 MXN)
35.22 $
(679.26 MXN)
     -9.11 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 84.43 $
(1,628.08 MXN)
80.92 $
(1,560.48 MXN)
     -4.15 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 124.53 $
(2,401.44 MXN)
80.31 $
(1,548.61 MXN)
     -35.51 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,090.11 $
(59,588.36 MXN)
602.57 $
(11,619.67 MXN)
     -80.50 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,996.82 $
(38,505.85 MXN)
368.44 $
(7,104.75 MXN)
     -81.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,184.78 $
(119,264.67 MXN)
1,236.04 $
(23,835.29 MXN)
     -80.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,656.86 $
(70,517.39 MXN)
777.44 $
(14,991.86 MXN)
     -78.74 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,316.60 $
(25,388.74 MXN)
221.88 $
(4,278.66 MXN)
     -83.15 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 671.63 $
(12,951.51 MXN)
140.11 $
(2,701.91 MXN)
     -79.14 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,002.80 $
(96,471.92 MXN)
634.49 $
(12,235.25 MXN)
     -87.32 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.21 11.31      +168.51 %
Last update: December 2019December 2019
Contributors:512367
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: USD