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Copenhagen vs Houston
Cph vs Hou

Average net salary (After tax)

Houston
Copenhagen

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hou
Cph
Outside city centre
Hou
Cph

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hou
Cph
Outside city centre
Hou
Cph

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hou
Cph
Outside city centre
Hou
Cph

Mortgage rates

Houston
4.5%
Copenhagen
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Houston
Copenhagen

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hou
Cph

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Hou
Cph

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hou
Cph

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hou
Cph

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Houston
Copenhagen

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hou
Cph
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Hou
Cph
White bread 500g
Hou
Cph
Eggs 12
Hou
Cph
White rice 1kg
Hou
Cph

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Houston
Copenhagen

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Hou
Cph
Beef round 1kg
Hou
Cph
Local cheese 1kg
Hou
Cph

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hou
Cph
Lettuce 1 head
Hou
Cph
Tomatoes 1kg
Hou
Cph

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hou
Cph
Oranges 1 head
Hou
Cph
Bananas 1kg
Hou
Cph

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Hou $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Hou $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Houston
4.5%
Copenhagen
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Houston are 17.14% higher than in Copenhagen

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Hou $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Hou $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Hou $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hou
Cph
Market 0.5L bottle
Hou
Cph

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hou
Cph
Market 0.33L bottle
Hou
Cph

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Houston
5
Copenhagen

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hou
Cph

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Hou
Cph

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Hou
Cph
1 pair men's leather shoes
Hou
Cph

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Houston
$15.33
Copenhagen
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hou $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hou $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth