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Geneva vs Houston
Gva vs Hou

Average net salary (After tax)

Houston
Geneva

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hou
Gva
Outside city centre
Hou
Gva

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hou
Gva
Outside city centre
Hou
Gva

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hou
Gva
Outside city centre
Hou
Gva

Mortgage rates

Houston
4.5%
Geneva
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Houston
Geneva

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hou
Gva

Mobile phone data

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

Hou
Gva

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hou
Gva

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hou
Gva

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Houston
Geneva

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hou
Gva
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Houston
Geneva

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hou
Gva
Lettuce 1 head
Hou
Gva
Tomatoes 1kg
Hou
Gva

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hou
Gva
Oranges 1 head
Hou
Gva
Bananas 1kg
Hou
Gva

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Houston
4.5%
Geneva
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Houston are 17.14% higher than in Geneva

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hou
Gva
Market 0.5L bottle
Hou
Gva

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hou
Gva
Market 0.33L bottle
Hou
Gva

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Houston
5
Geneva

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hou
Gva

Summer dress

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

Hou
Gva

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Houston
$15.33
Geneva
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hou $4,070.74/mth
Gva $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hou $4,070.74/mth
Gva $4,070.74/mth