Cost of Living Comparison Between Akron, OH and New York, NY 

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Rent Prices in New York, NY are 318.5% higher than in Akron, OH
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 33.0% higher than in Akron, OH
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 44.3% higher than in Akron, OH
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Restaurants
Akron, OH Edit New York, NY Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 21.50 $ 25.00 $      +16.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $ 100.00 $      +66.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 $ 10.55 $      +5.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $ 8.00 $      +60.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $ 10.00 $      +66.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.71 $ 5.15 $      +9.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.79 $ 2.75 $      +53.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.50 $ 2.16 $      +44.0 %
Markets
Akron, OH Edit New York, NY Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.22 $ 4.76 $      +47.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.92 $ 3.87 $      +101.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.04 $ 3.64 $      +78.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.75 $ 4.64 $      -2.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.43 $ 7.56 $      +70.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.57 $ 7.71 $      +68.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.41 $ 9.73 $      +31.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.40 $ 2.58 $      +7.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.60 $ 1.05 $      +74.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.40 $ 2.34 $      -2.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.13 $ 2.79 $      +30.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.97 $ 1.88 $      +94.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.63 $ 1.72 $      +174.3 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.82 $ 2.79 $      +53.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.05 $ 2.45 $      +19.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 $ 18.00 $      +28.6 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.96 $ 3.16 $      +60.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.25 $ 3.93 $      +21.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $ 16.00 $      +100.0 %
Transportation
Akron, OH Edit New York, NY Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.62 $ 2.75 $      +69.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 $ 129.00 $      +158.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $ 4.50 $      +38.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.63 $ 3.00 $      +14.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 $ 30.00 $      +50.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.19 $ 4.16 $      +30.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $ 26,000.00 $      +18.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,000.00 $ 24,213.80 $      +27.4 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Akron, OH Edit New York, NY Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 266.67 $ 177.57 $      -33.4 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.22 $ 0.10 $      -51.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.29 $ 68.86 $      -0.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Akron, OH Edit New York, NY Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 28.33 $ 101.18 $      +257.1 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ? 38.00 $     
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.50 $ 18.00 $      +56.5 %
Childcare
Akron, OH Edit New York, NY Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 600.00 $ 2,264.64 $      +277.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,000.00 $ 39,909.09 $      +565.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
Akron, OH Edit New York, NY Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.14 $ 64.01 $      +35.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.00 $ 56.50 $      +56.9 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.62 $ 95.46 $      +26.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 85.00 $ 148.60 $      +74.8 %
Rent Per Month
Akron, OH Edit New York, NY Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 600.00 $ 3,821.93 $      +537.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 700.00 $ 2,379.72 $      +240.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,250.00 $ 6,990.59 $      +459.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,566.67 $ 4,036.44 $      +157.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Akron, OH Edit New York, NY Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 80.00 $ 1,326.45 $      +1,558.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre ? 861.69 $     
Salaries And Financing
Akron, OH Edit New York, NY Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,248.22 $ 5,768.12 $      +77.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.79 5.66      -2.2 %
Last update: February 2023February 2023
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