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Moscow vs Houston
Mow vs Hou

Average net salary (After tax)

Houston
Moscow

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hou
Mow
Outside city centre
Hou
Mow

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hou
Mow
Outside city centre
Hou
Mow

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hou
Mow
Outside city centre
Hou
Mow

Mortgage rates

Houston
4.5%
Moscow
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Houston
Moscow

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hou
Mow

Mobile phone data

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

Hou
Mow

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hou
Mow

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hou
Mow

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Houston
Moscow

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hou
Mow
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Houston
Moscow

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hou
Mow
Lettuce 1 head
Hou
Mow
Tomatoes 1kg
Hou
Mow

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hou
Mow
Oranges 1 head
Hou
Mow
Bananas 1kg
Hou
Mow

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Houston
4.5%
Moscow
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Houston are 17.14% higher than in Moscow

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hou
Mow
Market 0.5L bottle
Hou
Mow

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hou
Mow
Market 0.33L bottle
Hou
Mow

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Houston
5
Moscow

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hou
Mow

Summer dress

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

Hou
Mow

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Houston
$15.33
Moscow
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hou $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hou $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth