Cost of Living in Kingston

Summary about cost of living in Kingston, Canada:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 C$ 15.00-50.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 C$ 65.00-250.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 C$ 10.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$ 5.00-8.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.50 C$ 6.00-9.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.75 C$ 2.95-6.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.07 C$ 1.50-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.96 C$ 1.50-2.25
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 14.10 C$ 7.57-21.77
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.50 C$ 1.81-4.54
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.01 C$ 0.90-2.49
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.63 C$ 2.99-4.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.16 C$ 2.27-9.07
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.31 C$ 2.72-9.07
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.35 C$ 2.72-6.80
Apples (1 lb) 2.11 C$ 0.91-2.72
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 C$ 0.56-2.27
Oranges (1 lb) 1.49 C$ 0.88-2.27
Tomato (1 lb) 1.93 C$ 0.91-2.27
Potato (1 lb) 0.97 C$ 0.45-2.00
Onion (1 lb) 1.07 C$ 0.68-1.81
Lettuce (1 head) 2.42 C$ 1.97-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 4.00 C$ 0.87-7.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$ 13.00-20.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.38 C$ 2.40-3.79
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.12 C$ 3.00-3.49
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 18.00 C$ 12.00-35.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.25 C$ 3.00-3.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 C$ 80.00-90.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.25 C$ 3.00-4.25
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.98 C$ 2.09-3.57
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.00 C$ 27.60-60.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.47 C$ 6.78-7.84
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 C$ 25,000.00-30,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 C$ 21,000.00-26,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 187.50 C$ 100.00-300.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.55 C$ 0.15-1.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 89.27 C$ 70.00-125.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 52.81 C$ 20.00-80.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.20 C$ 0.00-21.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 C$ 12.50-16.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,320.00 C$
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child ?
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.45 C$ 35.00-90.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.00 C$ 25.00-49.95
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.86 C$ 40.00-107.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.38 C$ 80.00-180.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,473.75 C$ 1,300.00-1,900.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,283.33 C$ 900.00-1,600.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,670.71 C$ 2,100.00-3,700.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,191.67 C$ 1,600.00-3,500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,249.99 C$
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,249.99 C$
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,194.44 C$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.45 2.00-8.75

Prices in Kingston

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Last update: June 2022
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1 Comments so far
Shaun on Nov 27, 2018:
I entered $10 for a fitness club monthly fee in Kingston and was told it would have to be reviewed because it is low.

Please check out "Planet Fitness Kingston" in Google. They charge $10/month as their normal rate.