Price Rankings for Boston, MA, United States

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World Ranking

83th Cheapest Gasoline (1 liter) (Transportation) out of 420 Cities in the World.
93th Cheapest Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) (Transportation) out of 290 Cities in the World.
9th Most Expensive Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) (Markets) out of 417 Cities in the World.
10th Most Expensive Rice (white), (1kg) (Markets) out of 413 Cities in the World.
11st Most Expensive Water (1.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 413 Cities in the World.

America Ranking

3rd Most Expensive Local Cheese (1kg) (Markets) out of 99 Cities in America
6th Most Expensive Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) (Markets) out of 98 Cities in America
8th Most Expensive Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course (Restaurants) out of 100 Cities in America

Northern America Ranking

2nd Cheapest Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) (Transportation) out of 21 Cities in Northern America
3rd Most Expensive Local Cheese (1kg) (Markets) out of 66 Cities in Northern America
6th Most Expensive Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) (Markets) out of 66 Cities in Northern America
6th Most Expensive Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre (Rent Per Month) out of 65 Cities in Northern America

RestaurantsValue World
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 23.50 $ Very High 20th/414 12th/100 12th/67
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $ Very High 20th/406 8th/100 8th/67
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $ Very High 26th/358 10th/83 10th/52
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $ Very High 29th/390 9th/97 9th/65
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 $ Very High 11st/376 5th/95 5th/62
Cappuccino (regular) 5.67 $ Very High 16th/415 10th/100 10th/67
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.81 $ Very High 63th/418 15th/100 15th/67
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.51 $ Very High 39th/415 6th/97 6th/64
MarketsValue World
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.82 $ Moderate 194th/421 39th/100 24th/67
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.96 $ Very High 9th/417 9th/100 9th/67
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.60 $ Very High 10th/413 10th/97 10th/64
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.91 $ Very High 18th/410 8th/95 7th/62
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.88 $ Very High 14th/411 3rd/99 3rd/66
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.42 $ Very High 51st/415 14th/100 14th/67
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.25 $ Very High 33th/399 6th/98 6th/66
Apples (1 lb) 2.57 $ Very High 22th/416 19th/99 18th/66
Banana (1 lb) 0.95 $ Very High 78th/418 15th/100 11st/67
Oranges (1 lb) 2.83 $ Very High 5th/385 5th/89 5th/59
Tomato (1 lb) 2.95 $ Very High 9th/392 8th/99 8th/66
Potato (1 lb) 1.72 $ Very High 14th/403 13th/93 12th/60
Onion (1 lb) 1.70 $ Very High 12th/400 10th/93 10th/65
Lettuce (1 head) 2.75 $ Very High 12th/392 9th/96 9th/64
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.50 $ Very High 11st/413 10th/93 10th/60
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ Very High 51st/393 34th/98 31st/65
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.90 $ High 135th/383 47th/86 41st/53
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.25 $ Very High 9th/367 1st/86 1st/55
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.66 $ Very High 39th/348 10th/62 10th/39
TransportationValue World
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 $ High 116th/362 29th/76 29th/45
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 $ Very High 34th/245 12th/39 12th/30
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $ Moderate 115th/262 25th/42 20th/21
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $ High 49th/201 10th/23 5th/8
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 $
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.63 $ Very Low 338th/420 66th/100 40th/67
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 $
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,095.29 $ Low 198th/290 55th/78 33th/51
Utilities (Monthly)Value World
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 201.82 $ High 143th/406 33th/100 32th/67
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 55.83 $ Very High 36th/406 28th/99 27th/66
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.19 $ Very High 53th/420 41st/100 40th/67
Sports And LeisureValue World
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 95.56 $ Very High 11st/390 6th/73 6th/40
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.00 $ Very High 39th/221 9th/31 5th/13
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 $ Very High 22th/374 7th/91 7th/60
ChildcareValue World
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,416.67 $ Very High 7th/286 3rd/64 3rd/39
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 28,000.00 $
Clothing And ShoesValue World
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.45 $ Moderate 228th/397 34th/98 26th/66
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.33 $ High 100th/360 42th/74 32th/45
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 92.75 $ High 157th/405 52th/98 38th/65
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 157.60 $ Very High 15th/370 4th/87 4th/56
Rent Per MonthValue World
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,111.15 $ Very High 5th/394 5th/96 5th/64
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,241.25 $ Very High 6th/396 6th/96 6th/65
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,183.91 $ Very High 10th/385 8th/96 8th/64
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,561.36 $ Very High 13th/389 11st/99 11st/67
Buy Apartment PriceValue World
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,087.30 $ Very High 21st/299 5th/63 5th/42
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 585.05 $ Very High 35th/292 12th/60 12th/42
Salaries And FinancingValue World
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,929.73 $ Very High 11st/417 7th/97 7th/67
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.55 Moderate 175th/378 67th/92 46th/66
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