Summary

Cost of living in Houston, TX is 55% more expensive than Budapest according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$989
$2,180
Cost of Living
$777
$2,958
Average Salary
$635
$1,650
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Budapest
Houston, TX
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$488.32
$1,269.03
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$358.31
$1,228.2
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$938.46
$2,037.22
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$618.03
$1,293.05

Salaries And Financing

Name
Budapest
Houston, TX
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$776.78
$2,958.44
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%4.96
%4.04

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Budapest
Houston, TX
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$148.76
$137.51
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.09
$0.12
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$13.29
$63.75

Markets

Name
Budapest
Houston, TX
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.75
$0.72
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$0.74
$1.94
Eggs (regular) (12)
$1.53
$2.03
Local Cheese (1kg)
$6.02
$9.42
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.36
$1.4
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$4.53
$9.75
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$0.77
$2
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.21
$2.19
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$3.96
$6.17
Apples (1kg)
$1
$4.31
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$4.49
$7.37
Oranges (1kg)
$1.21
$3.86
Potato (1kg)
$0.87
$1.77
Lettuce (1 head)
$0.94
$0.99
Rice (white), (1kg)
$1.18
$3.15
Tomato (1kg)
$1.73
$3.26
Banana (1kg)
$1.3
$1.33
Onion (1kg)
$0.88
$2.16
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$8.5
$8.82

Transportation

Name
Budapest
Houston, TX
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$1.02
$0
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$29.57
$0
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.18
$0.6
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$0
$17,774.17
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$1.94
$3.33
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$0.97
$1.86
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$13.79
$27.19
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$0
$17,896.67

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Budapest
Houston, TX
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$57.3
$32.54
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$29.45
$35.5
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$70.02
$71.78
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$87.06
$81.06

Restaurants

Name
Budapest
Houston, TX
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$6.38
$11.22
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$31.67
$38.92
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$4.8
$6.03
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$1.46
$2.96
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.66
$4.42
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1
$1.6
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$0.77
$1.39
Cappuccino (regular)
$1.4
$3.39

Sports And Leisure

Name
Budapest
Houston, TX
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$39.03
$58.34
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$12.44
$0
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$5.52
$8.5

Childcare

Name
Budapest
Houston, TX
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$268.34
$616.67
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$0
$10,455.56

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Budapest
Houston, TX
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$2,865.55
$2,049.39
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$1,851.05
$1,332.12