Cost of Living Comparison Between Boston, MA and Andover, MA 

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Rent Prices in Andover, MA are 42.20% lower than in Boston, MA
Restaurant Prices in Andover, MA are 27.85% lower than in Boston, MA
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Restaurants
Boston, MA[ Edit ] Andover, MA[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 $ 15.00 $      -16.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $ 45.00 $      -43.75 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 $ 7.00 $      -22.22 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 $ 5.50 $      -21.43 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.75 $ 7.00 $      -9.68 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.34 $ 3.00 $      -30.95 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.26 $ 1.50 $      -33.76 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.87 $ 1.81 $      -3.07 %
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.36 $ 2.50 $      -25.60 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.85 $ 1.50 $      -47.38 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.58 $ 1.25 $      -51.57 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.62 $ 1.49 $      -43.06 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.53 $ 3.00 $      -54.07 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.48 $ 4.00 $      -26.98 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.39 $ 10.00 $      +35.32 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.55 $ 1.25 $      -51.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.83 $ 0.49 $      -41.26 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.44 $ 0.89 $      -63.45 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.77 $ 1.29 $      -53.45 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.78 $ 1.00 $      +28.83 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.04 $ 1.00 $      -51.09 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.13 $ 1.00 $      -53.05 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.27 $ 1.00 $      -55.89 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 15.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.21 $ 1.26 $      -60.67 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.29 $ 2.50 $      -23.91 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 $ ?     
Transportation
Boston, MA[ Edit ] Andover, MA[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.67 $ ?     
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 $ ?     
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 1.50 $      -50.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ ?     
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 $ 25.00 $      -10.71 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.54 $ 2.31 $      -8.91 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $ 27,622.50 $      +20.10 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,321.43 $ 22,876.67 $      +7.29 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Boston, MA[ Edit ] Andover, MA[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 172.53 $ 115.00 $      -33.34 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 $ 0.05 $      -42.86 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.11 $ 63.33 $      -5.63 %
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 61.24 $ 25.00 $      -59.18 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.43 $ ?     
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $ 13.00 $      -13.33 %
Childcare
Boston, MA[ Edit ] Andover, MA[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,723.43 $ 1,090.00 $      -36.75 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 26,250.00 $ 30,000.00 $      +14.29 %
Clothing And Shoes
Boston, MA[ Edit ] Andover, MA[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.32 $ 45.00 $      -4.90 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.87 $ 30.00 $      -18.63 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.80 $ 82.50 $      +4.70 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 116.36 $ 85.00 $      -26.95 %
Rent Per Month
Boston, MA[ Edit ] Andover, MA[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,605.05 $ 1,300.00 $      -50.10 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,935.28 $ 1,050.00 $      -45.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,375.59 $ 2,500.00 $      -42.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,935.14 $ 2,000.00 $      -31.86 %
Buy Apartment Price
Boston, MA[ Edit ] Andover, MA[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 994.44 $ 320.00 $      -67.82 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 487.19 $ 260.00 $      -46.63 %
Salaries And Financing
Boston, MA[ Edit ] Andover, MA[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,074.32 $ 7,500.00 $      +47.80 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.98 3.62      -8.96 %
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