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

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Rent Prices in Andover, MA are 42.16% lower than in Boston, MA
Restaurant Prices in Andover, MA are 30.87% lower than in Boston, MA
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Restaurants
Boston, MA Edit Andover, MA Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $ 15.00 $      -25.00 %
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) 8.00 $ 7.00 $      -12.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.37 $ 3.00 $      -31.32 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.36 $ 1.50 $      -36.47 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.89 $ 1.81 $      -4.30 %
Markets
Boston, MA Edit Andover, MA Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.51 $ 2.50 $      -28.77 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.82 $ 1.50 $      -46.80 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.42 $ 1.25 $      -48.33 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.52 $ 1.49 $      -40.93 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.84 $ 3.00 $      -56.14 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.24 $ 4.00 $      -23.70 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.46 $ 10.00 $      +34.03 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.41 $ 1.25 $      -48.10 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.80 $ 0.49 $      -38.97 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.42 $ 0.89 $      -63.27 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.79 $ 1.29 $      -53.78 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.60 $ 1.00 $      +67.03 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.79 $ 1.00 $      -44.20 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.19 $ 1.00 $      -54.27 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.50 $ 1.00 $      -59.98 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 15.00 $      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.62 $ 1.26 $      -51.73 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 $ 2.50 $      -28.57 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 $ ?     
Transportation
Boston, MA Edit Andover, MA Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.70 $ ?     
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 $ ?     
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 1.50 $      -50.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.91 $ ?     
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 $ 25.00 $      -10.71 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.41 $ 2.27 $      -5.59 %
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) 21,590.91 $ 22,876.67 $      +5.96 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Boston, MA Edit Andover, MA Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 174.31 $ 115.00 $      -34.02 %
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) 64.91 $ 63.33 $      -2.43 %
Sports And Leisure
Boston, MA Edit Andover, MA Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 63.66 $ 25.00 $      -60.73 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.43 $ ?     
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $ 12.50 $      -16.67 %
Childcare
Boston, MA Edit Andover, MA Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,837.33 $ 1,090.00 $      -40.67 %
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) 48.00 $ 43.75 $      -8.85 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.32 $ 30.00 $      -21.71 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.96 $ 78.75 $      -2.73 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.58 $ 85.00 $      -25.81 %
Rent Per Month
Boston, MA Edit Andover, MA Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,683.20 $ 1,300.00 $      -51.55 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,936.66 $ 1,050.00 $      -45.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,293.88 $ 2,500.00 $      -41.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,930.00 $ 2,000.00 $      -31.74 %
Buy Apartment Price
Boston, MA Edit Andover, MA Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,110.73 $ 320.00 $      -71.19 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 534.37 $ 260.00 $      -51.35 %
Salaries And Financing
Boston, MA Edit Andover, MA Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,195.34 $ 7,500.00 $      +44.36 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.71 3.62      -2.27 %
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