Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Springfield, MO 

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Cost of Living in Springfield, MO is 43.9% lower than in New York, NY (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Springfield, MO is 60.5% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Springfield, MO are 78.3% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Springfield, MO are 57.5% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Springfield, MO are 42.9% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Springfield, MO is 25.5% higher than in New York, NY
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Restaurants
New York, NY Edit Springfield, MO Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 $ 12.00 $      -60.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 130.00 $ 38.50 $      -70.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $ 7.75 $      -35.4 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $ 5.50 $      -31.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 $ 6.00 $      -40.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.66 $ 4.06 $      -28.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.07 $ 2.37 $      -23.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.28 $ 1.73 $      -24.1 %
Markets
New York, NY Edit Springfield, MO Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.64 $ 3.38 $      -40.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.35 $ 2.29 $      -47.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.33 $ 0.98 $      -70.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.25 $ 2.52 $      -52.0 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.46 $ 4.17 $      -44.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.81 $ 4.17 $      -38.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.69 $ 6.10 $      -29.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.14 $ 2.11 $      -32.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.96 $ 0.57 $      -40.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.59 $ 1.43 $      -44.9 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.93 $ 1.61 $      -45.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.81 $ 0.78 $      -56.6 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.69 $ 1.08 $      -36.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.95 $ 1.91 $      -35.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.47 $ 1.92 $      -22.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.00 $ 12.00 $      -40.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.57 $ 1.90 $      -26.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.81 $ 3.99 $      +4.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.00 $ 7.00 $      -58.8 %
Transportation
New York, NY Edit Springfield, MO Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.90 $ 1.25 $      -56.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 132.00 $ 45.00 $      -65.9 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $ 2.50 $      -50.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 2.15 $      -38.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.00 $ 40.00 $      +17.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.86 $ 3.01 $      -22.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,500.00 $ 35,000.00 $      +11.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,469.93 $ 24,763.66 $      -9.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New York, NY Edit Springfield, MO Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 176.78 $ 204.85 $      +15.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 66.45 $ 45.56 $      -31.4 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.88 $ 65.07 $      -8.2 %
Sports And Leisure
New York, NY Edit Springfield, MO Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 140.00 $ 55.67 $      -60.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 77.86 $ 20.00 $      -74.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 $ 12.00 $      -40.0 %
Childcare
New York, NY Edit Springfield, MO Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,096.67 $ 750.00 $      -75.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 57,600.00 $ 23,800.00 $      -58.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
New York, NY Edit Springfield, MO Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 71.83 $ 54.58 $      -24.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 48.24 $ 35.00 $      -27.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 98.90 $ 80.92 $      -18.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 165.41 $ 111.12 $      -32.8 %
Rent Per Month
New York, NY Edit Springfield, MO Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 4,328.21 $ 880.00 $      -79.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,861.97 $ 821.67 $      -71.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 8,565.00 $ 1,633.33 $      -80.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,551.11 $ 1,065.00 $      -76.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
New York, NY Edit Springfield, MO Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,641.14 $ 162.02 $      -90.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,142.75 $ 162.02 $      -85.8 %
Salaries And Financing
New York, NY Edit Springfield, MO Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,882.70 $ 2,916.83 $      -50.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.72 6.48      -3.5 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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