Cost of Living Comparison Between Raleigh, NC and Krakow (Cracow) 

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Consumer Prices in Krakow (Cracow) are 48.2% lower than in Raleigh, NC (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Krakow (Cracow) are 56.5% lower than in Raleigh, NC
Rent Prices in Krakow (Cracow) are 69.0% lower than in Raleigh, NC
Restaurant Prices in Krakow (Cracow) are 53.4% lower than in Raleigh, NC
Groceries Prices in Krakow (Cracow) are 55.1% lower than in Raleigh, NC
Local Purchasing Power in Krakow (Cracow) is 38.9% lower than in Raleigh, NC
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Restaurants
Raleigh, NC Edit Krakow (Cracow) Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(87.40 zł)
8.01 $
(35.00 zł)
     -60.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(327.75 zł)
36.84 $
(161.00 zł)
     -50.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.75 $
(42.61 zł)
6.41 $
(28.00 zł)
     -34.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 $
(28.41 zł)
2.97 $
(13.00 zł)
     -54.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.50 $
(32.78 zł)
3.09 $
(13.50 zł)
     -58.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.17 $
(22.61 zł)
2.79 $
(12.18 zł)
     -46.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.87 $
(12.54 zł)
1.40 $
(6.12 zł)
     -51.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.49 $
(10.88 zł)
1.03 $
(4.49 zł)
     -58.8 %
Markets
Raleigh, NC Edit Krakow (Cracow) Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.66 $
(15.99 zł)
3.14 $
(13.72 zł)
     -14.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.33 $
(14.54 zł)
1.06 $
(4.64 zł)
     -68.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.28 $
(9.98 zł)
0.56 $
(2.45 zł)
     -75.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.27 $
(18.67 zł)
2.52 $
(11.02 zł)
     -41.0 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.92 $
(21.52 zł)
3.14 $
(13.73 zł)
     -36.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.59 $
(20.06 zł)
2.53 $
(11.06 zł)
     -44.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.83 $
(34.20 zł)
4.36 $
(19.07 zł)
     -44.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.22 $
(9.71 zł)
0.38 $
(1.66 zł)
     -82.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.68 $
(2.96 zł)
0.62 $
(2.70 zł)
     -8.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.72 $
(11.89 zł)
0.61 $
(2.65 zł)
     -77.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.85 $
(8.09 zł)
1.18 $
(5.15 zł)
     -36.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.17 $
(5.10 zł)
0.30 $
(1.29 zł)
     -74.7 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.97 $
(4.24 zł)
0.36 $
(1.57 zł)
     -63.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.63 $
(7.12 zł)
0.94 $
(4.10 zł)
     -42.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.56 $
(11.20 zł)
0.56 $
(2.45 zł)
     -78.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 $
(61.18 zł)
5.72 $
(25.00 zł)
     -59.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.75 $
(12.01 zł)
0.95 $
(4.14 zł)
     -65.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.79 $
(12.20 zł)
1.29 $
(5.64 zł)
     -53.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.50 $
(28.41 zł)
4.23 $
(18.50 zł)
     -34.9 %
Transportation
Raleigh, NC Edit Krakow (Cracow) Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.30 $
(10.05 zł)
1.37 $
(6.00 zł)
     -40.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 76.50 $
(334.31 zł)
33.87 $
(148.00 zł)
     -55.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(15.30 zł)
1.60 $
(7.00 zł)
     -54.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.49 $
(15.25 zł)
1.03 $
(4.51 zł)
     -70.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.00 $
(152.95 zł)
8.70 $
(38.00 zł)
     -75.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.17 $
(18.23 zł)
6.22 $
(27.16 zł)
     +49.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,247.50 $
(105,962.79 zł)
23,202.25 $
(101,395.00 zł)
     -4.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,612.50 $
(98,817.76 zł)
23,811.70 $
(104,058.33 zł)
     +5.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Raleigh, NC Edit Krakow (Cracow) Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 262.78 $
(1,148.35 zł)
198.53 $
(867.59 zł)
     -24.4 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.36 $
(1.56 zł)
0.07 $
(0.29 zł)
     -81.4 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 75.69 $
(330.78 zł)
14.24 $
(62.24 zł)
     -81.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Raleigh, NC Edit Krakow (Cracow) Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.88 $
(217.96 zł)
28.00 $
(122.34 zł)
     -43.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.64 $
(94.58 zł)
17.16 $
(75.00 zł)
     -20.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 $
(56.81 zł)
5.95 $
(26.00 zł)
     -54.2 %
Childcare
Raleigh, NC Edit Krakow (Cracow) Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,408.33 $
(6,154.49 zł)
261.25 $
(1,141.67 zł)
     -81.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,833.33 $
(64,822.41 zł)
7,707.77 $
(33,683.33 zł)
     -48.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Raleigh, NC Edit Krakow (Cracow) Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.72 $
(265.34 zł)
68.94 $
(301.29 zł)
     +13.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 47.92 $
(209.40 zł)
35.17 $
(153.69 zł)
     -26.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 94.16 $
(411.47 zł)
71.34 $
(311.77 zł)
     -24.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 140.93 $
(615.86 zł)
84.58 $
(369.61 zł)
     -40.0 %
Rent Per Month
Raleigh, NC Edit Krakow (Cracow) Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,871.24 $
(8,177.40 zł)
709.37 $
(3,100.00 zł)
     -62.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,499.59 $
(6,553.28 zł)
556.06 $
(2,430.00 zł)
     -62.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,708.47 $
(16,206.20 zł)
1,060.75 $
(4,635.53 zł)
     -71.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,005.68 $
(13,134.99 zł)
797.08 $
(3,483.29 zł)
     -73.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Raleigh, NC Edit Krakow (Cracow) Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 689.80 $
(3,014.45 zł)
358.09 $
(1,564.88 zł)
     -48.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 380.86 $
(1,664.37 zł)
230.39 $
(1,006.83 zł)
     -39.5 %
Salaries And Financing
Raleigh, NC Edit Krakow (Cracow) Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,513.21 $
(19,722.96 zł)
1,199.65 $
(5,242.52 zł)
     -73.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.99 8.07      +34.9 %
Last update: January 2023February 2023
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