Cost of Living in Saint John's

Summary about cost of living in Saint John's, Canada:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 C$ 15.00-30.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 C$ 60.00-115.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.01 C$ 10.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$ 4.00-8.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 C$ 6.00-9.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.29 C$ 2.00-6.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.16 C$ 1.50-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 C$ 1.20-3.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.63 C$ 6.44-18.93
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.07 C$ 2.27-5.44
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.91 C$ 0.91-4.54
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.79 C$ 2.50-4.35
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.18 C$ 2.27-20.41
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.67 C$ 3.63-6.80
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.43 C$ 4.54-7.71
Apples (1 lb) 2.31 C$ 1.13-3.63
Banana (1 lb) 1.40 C$ 0.91-2.04
Oranges (1 lb) 2.56 C$ 1.36-4.08
Tomato (1 lb) 2.09 C$ 0.73-2.72
Potato (1 lb) 1.80 C$ 0.68-2.72
Onion (1 lb) 1.36 C$ 0.68-2.72
Lettuce (1 head) 4.26 C$ 3.00-6.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.80 C$ 1.00-4.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 22.50 C$ 13.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.18 C$ 2.00-4.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.42 C$ 3.00-7.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 C$ 12.00-16.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 C$ 2.50-3.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 78.00 C$ 78.00-106.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 C$ 3.50-5.50
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.62 C$ 1.93-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 C$ 15.00-50.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.22 C$ 3.07-4.85
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,000.00 C$ 25,000.00-50,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,498.33 C$ 20,990.00-34,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 229.33 C$ 148.53-322.92
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.27 C$ 0.05-0.50
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 103.62 C$ 80.00-140.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 63.57 C$ 41.67-80.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 33.25 C$ 25.00-30.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$ 12.00-16.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 800.00 C$ 700.00-900.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,266.67 C$ 5,000.00-10,800.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.00 C$ 30.00-55.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.00 C$ 20.00-75.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 97.14 C$ 60.00-125.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.50 C$ 90.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 873.85 C$ 800.00-1,200.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 745.83 C$ 685.00-950.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,504.55 C$ 1,200.00-2,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,195.45 C$ 1,100.00-2,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 334.45 C$
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 278.71 C$
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,224.29 C$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.96 3.69-4.00

Prices in Saint John's

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Last update: October 2020
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2 Comments so far
Patty jansing on Sep 04, 2020:
Am looking to retire.. how is It to retire there..
Ash on Dec 28, 2018:
Hey

I'm being offered C$6000 monthly after tax as an expat. Is this enough for a family of 3? The kid will need to attend kindergarten for a few years before going into public schools. The missus is also planning to get a job once we get there