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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Francisco, CA and Los Angeles, CA Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Los Angeles, CA are 17.49% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Los Angeles, CA are 31.28% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Rent Prices in Los Angeles, CA are 43.35% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Restaurant Prices in Los Angeles, CA are 8.87% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Groceries Prices in Los Angeles, CA are 26.77% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Los Angeles, CA is 12.07% higher than in San Francisco, CA
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  San Francisco, CALos Angeles, CADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 15.00 $      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $ 60.00 $      -20.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $ 7.50 $      -6.25 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 6.00 $      0.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ 7.00 $      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.38 $ 4.06 $      -7.30 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.15 $ 1.99 $      -7.23 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.82 $ 1.59 $      -12.18 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.95 $ 3.81 $      -3.47 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.56 $ 2.80 $      -21.25 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.23 $ 2.23 $      -0.23 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.03 $ 3.00 $      -25.52 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.56 $ 5.09 $      -32.69 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.20 $ 4.42 $      -14.83 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.13 $ 5.86 $      -17.78 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.03 $ 1.60 $      -47.24 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.99 $ 1.06 $      +6.31 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.33 $ 1.35 $      -42.34 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.03 $ 1.65 $      -45.76 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.97 $ 1.04 $      -47.05 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.97 $ 0.97 $      -50.97 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.53 $ 1.41 $      -44.09 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.35 $ 1.75 $      -25.69 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 13.50 $      -10.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.07 $ 2.29 $      +10.35 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.50 $ 2.86 $      +14.27 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 8.00 $ 8.00 $      0.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 1.75 $      -30.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 $ 100.00 $      +33.33 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 3.00 $      -14.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 2.70 $      -10.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 $ 29.22 $      -11.45 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.15 $ 2.96 $      -6.28 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $ 21,000.00 $      -4.55 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,919.67 $ 20,791.17 $      -5.15 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 110.57 $ 130.62 $      +18.14 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 $ 0.15 $      +40.31 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 55.41 $ 52.09 $      -6.00 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 71.86 $ 43.85 $      -38.98 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.45 $ 10.61 $      -31.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $ 15.00 $      +7.14 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,956.11 $ 1,016.67 $      -48.03 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,500.00 $ 20,937.50 $      -10.90 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 56.53 $ 46.14 $      -18.38 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.33 $ 37.46 $      -13.56 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 84.48 $ 78.80 $      -6.72 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 144.06 $ 93.83 $      -34.87 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,278.52 $ 1,987.70 $      -39.37 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,580.42 $ 1,476.34 $      -42.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,426.32 $ 3,380.00 $      -47.40 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,565.54 $ 2,701.83 $      -40.82 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,088.92 $ 568.71 $      -47.77 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 747.19 $ 332.86 $      -55.45 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,078.76 $ 3,911.29 $      -22.99 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.88 3.86      -0.48 %
Last update: August 2017August 2017
Contributors:355369
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD