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Houston vs Copenhagen
Hou vs Cph

Average net salary (After tax)

Copenhagen
Houston

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cph
Hou
Outside city centre
Cph
Hou

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cph
Hou
Outside city centre
Cph
Hou

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Cph
Hou
Outside city centre
Cph
Hou

Mortgage rates

Copenhagen
4.5%
Houston
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Copenhagen
Houston

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Cph
Hou

Mobile phone data

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

Cph
Hou

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Cph
Hou

Monthly pass

Regular price

Cph
Hou

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Copenhagen
Houston

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Cph
Hou
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Copenhagen
Houston

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

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

Fruit

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

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Copenhagen
4.5%
Houston
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Copenhagen are 17.14% higher than in Houston

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

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

Imported beer

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

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Copenhagen
5
Houston

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Cph
Hou

Summer dress

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

Cph
Hou

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Copenhagen
$15.33
Houston
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

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

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

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