Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Lisbon 

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Cost of Living in Lisbon is 50.4% lower than in New York, NY (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Lisbon is 58.3% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 66.8% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 54.5% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 53.6% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 44.3% lower than in New York, NY
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Restaurants
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 $
(28.06 €)
13.90 $
(13.00 €)
     -53.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 130.00 $
(121.58 €)
52.39 $
(49.00 €)
     -59.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $
(11.22 €)
9.41 $
(8.80 €)
     -21.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $
(7.48 €)
3.21 $
(3.00 €)
     -59.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.50 $
(9.82 €)
4.01 $
(3.75 €)
     -61.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.72 $
(5.35 €)
2.46 $
(2.30 €)
     -57.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.04 $
(2.84 €)
1.89 $
(1.76 €)
     -37.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.29 $
(2.14 €)
1.31 $
(1.23 €)
     -42.6 %
Markets
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.52 $
(5.16 €)
3.85 $
(3.60 €)
     -30.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.37 $
(4.09 €)
1.39 $
(1.30 €)
     -68.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.21 $
(3.01 €)
0.69 $
(0.65 €)
     -78.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.25 $
(4.91 €)
3.04 $
(2.84 €)
     -42.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.40 $
(6.92 €)
5.04 $
(4.71 €)
     -32.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.63 $
(6.20 €)
3.38 $
(3.16 €)
     -49.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.62 $
(8.06 €)
6.09 $
(5.69 €)
     -29.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.29 $
(3.08 €)
1.06 $
(0.99 €)
     -67.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.93 $
(0.87 €)
0.68 $
(0.63 €)
     -27.4 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.74 $
(2.56 €)
0.86 $
(0.80 €)
     -68.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.88 $
(2.69 €)
1.09 $
(1.02 €)
     -62.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.76 $
(1.65 €)
0.89 $
(0.83 €)
     -49.6 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.71 $
(1.60 €)
0.91 $
(0.85 €)
     -46.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.16 $
(2.95 €)
1.64 $
(1.53 €)
     -48.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.47 $
(2.31 €)
0.85 $
(0.79 €)
     -65.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.00 $
(18.70 €)
5.35 $
(5.00 €)
     -73.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.75 $
(2.57 €)
1.39 $
(1.30 €)
     -49.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.69 $
(3.45 €)
2.88 $
(2.69 €)
     -21.9 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.00 $
(15.90 €)
5.93 $
(5.55 €)
     -65.1 %
Transportation
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.90 $
(2.71 €)
2.14 $
(2.00 €)
     -26.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 132.00 $
(123.45 €)
42.77 $
(40.00 €)
     -67.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $
(4.68 €)
3.85 $
(3.60 €)
     -23.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(3.27 €)
1.20 $
(1.13 €)
     -65.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.00 $
(31.80 €)
17.21 $
(16.10 €)
     -49.4 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.79 $
(3.54 €)
7.41 $
(6.93 €)
     +95.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,000.00 $
(32,733.23 €)
32,077.50 $
(30,000.00 €)
     -8.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,263.92 $
(26,433.40 €)
35,535.76 $
(33,234.29 €)
     +25.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 174.55 $
(163.24 €)
141.36 $
(132.21 €)
     -19.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 65.39 $
(61.15 €)
24.22 $
(22.65 €)
     -63.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.27 $
(64.79 €)
40.66 $
(38.03 €)
     -41.3 %
Sports And Leisure
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 141.92 $
(132.73 €)
43.33 $
(40.52 €)
     -69.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 77.86 $
(72.81 €)
13.65 $
(12.76 €)
     -82.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 $
(18.70 €)
8.55 $
(8.00 €)
     -57.2 %
Childcare
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,168.00 $
(2,962.82 €)
570.72 $
(533.76 €)
     -82.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 58,000.00 $
(54,243.63 €)
14,710.96 $
(13,758.21 €)
     -74.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 71.54 $
(66.90 €)
85.75 $
(80.19 €)
     +19.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 48.24 $
(45.11 €)
37.34 $
(34.92 €)
     -22.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 101.45 $
(94.88 €)
85.64 $
(80.09 €)
     -15.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 162.57 $
(152.04 €)
103.94 $
(97.21 €)
     -36.1 %
Rent Per Month
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 4,277.40 $
(4,000.37 €)
1,421.74 $
(1,329.66 €)
     -66.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,944.03 $
(2,753.36 €)
975.53 $
(912.35 €)
     -66.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 8,681.21 $
(8,118.97 €)
2,680.25 $
(2,506.67 €)
     -69.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,591.54 $
(4,294.17 €)
1,733.31 $
(1,621.05 €)
     -62.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,569.57 $
(1,467.92 €)
619.86 $
(579.71 €)
     -60.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,142.75 $
(1,068.74 €)
311.12 $
(290.97 €)
     -72.8 %
Salaries And Financing
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,629.65 $
(5,265.04 €)
1,306.93 $
(1,222.29 €)
     -76.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.74 3.96      -41.2 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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