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New York vs Adelaide
Nyc vs Adl

Average net salary (After tax)

Adelaide
New York

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Adl
Nyc
Outside city centre
Adl
Nyc

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Adl
Nyc
Outside city centre
Adl
Nyc

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Adl
Nyc
Outside city centre
Adl
Nyc

Mortgage rates

Adelaide
4.5%
New York
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Adelaide
New York

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Adl
Nyc

Mobile phone data

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

Adl
Nyc

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Adl
Nyc

Monthly pass

Regular price

Adl
Nyc

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Adelaide
New York

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Adl
Nyc
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Adl
Nyc
White bread 500g
Adl
Nyc
Eggs 12
Adl
Nyc
White rice 1kg
Adl
Nyc

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Adelaide
New York

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Adl
Nyc
Beef round 1kg
Adl
Nyc
Local cheese 1kg
Adl
Nyc

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Adl
Nyc
Lettuce 1 head
Adl
Nyc
Tomatoes 1kg
Adl
Nyc

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Adl
Nyc
Oranges 1 head
Adl
Nyc
Bananas 1kg
Adl
Nyc

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Adelaide
4.5%
New York
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Adelaide are 17.14% higher than in New York

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Adl
Nyc
Market 0.5L bottle
Adl
Nyc

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Adl
Nyc
Market 0.33L bottle
Adl
Nyc

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Adelaide
5
New York

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Adl
Nyc

Summer dress

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

Adl
Nyc

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Adl
Nyc
1 pair men's leather shoes
Adl
Nyc

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Adelaide
$15.33
New York
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Adl $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Adl $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth