Cost of Living Comparison Between Stamford, CT and New York, NY 

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Rent Prices in New York, NY are 45.85% higher than in Stamford, CT
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 20.41% higher than in Stamford, CT
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 16.92% higher than in Stamford, CT
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Restaurants
Stamford, CT Edit New York, NY Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.50 $ 20.50 $      +41.38 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 95.00 $ 100.00 $      +5.26 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $ 9.50 $      +18.75 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 7.50 $      +25.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.50 $ 8.45 $      +53.65 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.17 $ 4.79 $      +14.99 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 $ 2.13 $      +6.55 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.84 $ 1.73 $      -6.07 %
Markets
Stamford, CT Edit New York, NY Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.38 $ 4.53 $      +34.13 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.13 $ 3.50 $      +64.26 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.17 $ 2.57 $      +120.30 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.73 $ 3.37 $      +23.50 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.83 $ 6.76 $      +15.82 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.70 $ 6.35 $      -5.19 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.08 $ 7.70 $      +26.62 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.98 $ 2.78 $      -6.63 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.85 $ 1.28 $      +50.11 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.03 $ 2.44 $      +20.04 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.43 $ 2.65 $      +9.11 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.35 $ 1.95 $      -17.19 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.54 $ 1.81 $      +17.75 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.12 $ 2.24 $      +5.83 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.03 $ 2.09 $      +2.81 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.75 $ 15.00 $      +9.09 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.28 $ 3.06 $      +34.32 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.10 $ 3.01 $      +43.47 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.38 $ 15.00 $      +44.58 %
Transportation
Stamford, CT Edit New York, NY Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.75 $ 2.75 $      +57.14 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 $ 127.00 $      +58.75 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.50 $ 3.50 $      -46.15 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.25 $ 3.00 $      +33.33 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $ 35.00 $      +16.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.56 $ 2.63 $      +3.03 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,652.00 $ 22,000.00 $      -14.24 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $ 21,205.73 $      +6.03 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Stamford, CT Edit New York, NY Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 151.84 $ 147.98 $      -2.54 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.22 $ 0.11 $      -50.00 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.71 $ 66.71 $      +1.52 %
Sports And Leisure
Stamford, CT Edit New York, NY Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 55.00 $ 85.76 $      +55.93 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ? 36.75 $     
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 16.99 $      +41.58 %
Childcare
Stamford, CT Edit New York, NY Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,650.00 $ 2,479.17 $      +50.25 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 30,500.00 $ 39,200.00 $      +28.52 %
Clothing And Shoes
Stamford, CT Edit New York, NY Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.75 $ 59.48 $      +35.94 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 52.44 $ 41.47 $      -20.92 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.12 $ 89.22 $      -1.00 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 152.14 $ 131.11 $      -13.82 %
Rent Per Month
Stamford, CT Edit New York, NY Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,073.93 $ 3,312.05 $      +59.70 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,945.51 $ 2,026.87 $      +4.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,580.00 $ 6,716.92 $      +87.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,107.50 $ 3,559.71 $      +14.55 %
Buy Apartment Price
Stamford, CT Edit New York, NY Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 385.50 $ 1,515.09 $      +293.02 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 254.16 $ 747.74 $      +194.19 %
Salaries And Financing
Stamford, CT Edit New York, NY Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,997.00 $ 6,111.21 $      +1.90 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.53 3.77      -16.80 %
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