Cost of Living Comparison Between Manchester, NH and Portland, OR 

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Rent Prices in Portland, OR are 9.2% higher than in Manchester, NH
Restaurant Prices in Portland, OR are 3.7% lower than in Manchester, NH
Groceries Prices in Portland, OR are 16.9% higher than in Manchester, NH
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Restaurants
Manchester, NH Edit Portland, OR Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 $ 16.00 $      -36.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $ 95.00 $      +35.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.50 $ 10.00 $      -4.8 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $ 7.00 $      +40.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $ 7.00 $      +16.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.44 $ 5.13 $      +15.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.30 $ 2.67 $      +16.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.93 $ 2.00 $      +3.7 %
Markets
Manchester, NH Edit Portland, OR Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.37 $ 4.06 $      +20.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.33 $ 3.84 $      +15.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.40 $ 2.11 $      -12.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.00 $ 4.01 $      -19.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.36 $ 6.96 $      +29.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.62 $ 6.20 $      +34.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.75 $ 8.70 $      +28.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.54 $ 2.52 $      -0.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.91 $ 0.99 $      +9.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.90 $ 2.31 $      +21.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.12 $ 2.21 $      +4.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.39 $ 1.55 $      +11.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 $ 1.27 $      +6.3 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.25 $ 2.52 $      +12.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.91 $ 2.73 $      +42.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.75 $ 15.00 $      +39.5 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.34 $ 2.20 $      -6.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.81 $ 3.62 $      +29.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.50 $ 11.00 $      +29.4 %
Transportation
Manchester, NH Edit Portland, OR Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $ 2.50 $      +25.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 60.00 $ 100.00 $      +66.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 $ 3.80 $      -5.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.24 $ 3.20 $      +42.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 27.50 $ 36.00 $      +30.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.38 $ 4.23 $      +25.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,450.00 $ 31,000.00 $      +26.8 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,833.33 $ 26,867.40 $      +0.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Manchester, NH Edit Portland, OR Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 183.68 $ 226.15 $      +23.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 38.75 $ 62.50 $      +61.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 85.83 $ 71.17 $      -17.1 %
Sports And Leisure
Manchester, NH Edit Portland, OR Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.67 $ 43.50 $      +4.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ? 53.60 $     
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.50 $ 13.62 $      +18.5 %
Childcare
Manchester, NH Edit Portland, OR Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,400.00 $ 1,683.65 $      +20.3 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,000.00 $ 19,329.00 $      +7.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Manchester, NH Edit Portland, OR Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 42.00 $ 58.60 $      +39.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.50 $ 48.91 $      +50.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 84.00 $ 102.95 $      +22.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 117.50 $ 117.67 $      +0.1 %
Rent Per Month
Manchester, NH Edit Portland, OR Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,925.00 $ 1,774.00 $      -7.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,500.00 $ 1,458.00 $      -2.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,583.33 $ 3,206.19 $      +24.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,133.33 $ 2,454.76 $      +15.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Manchester, NH Edit Portland, OR Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 371.75 $ 336.27 $      -9.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 325.30 $ 306.50 $      -5.8 %
Salaries And Financing
Manchester, NH Edit Portland, OR Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,376.44 $ 4,834.92 $      +10.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.45 6.55      +1.5 %
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