Summary

Cost of living in Auckland is 23% more expensive than Gold Coast according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,606
$2,091
Cost of Living
$3,588
$2,542
Average Salary
$990
$1,484
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Gold Coast
Auckland
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$762
$1,141.4
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$812.73
$942.24
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,783.06
$2,085.51
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,237.57
$1,621.21

Salaries And Financing

Name
Gold Coast
Auckland
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$3,588.59
$2,541.83
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%4.36
%4.68

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Gold Coast
Auckland
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$122.4
$111.45
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.11
$0.38
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$44.92
$52.65

Markets

Name
Gold Coast
Auckland
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.02
$1.68
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.4
$1.34
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.45
$3.27
Local Cheese (1kg)
$5.1
$5.94
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.25
$1.24
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$9.55
$8.95
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$3.1
$3.46
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.73
$3.12
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$18.06
$18.15
Apples (1kg)
$2.38
$2.26
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$6.64
$8.02
Oranges (1kg)
$2.22
$2.47
Potato (1kg)
$1.87
$2.16
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.53
$1.74
Rice (white), (1kg)
$1.62
$1.81
Tomato (1kg)
$3.47
$3.24
Banana (1kg)
$1.83
$1.86
Onion (1kg)
$1.48
$1.68
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$10.66
$10.98

Transportation

Name
Gold Coast
Auckland
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.58
$2.47
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$0
$116.43
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.96
$1.38
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$15,458.18
$21,215.27
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.27
$2.26
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$1.47
$1.58
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$38.74
$34.67
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$15,898.65
$18,399.07

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Gold Coast
Auckland
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$54.17
$65.76
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$35.58
$37.83
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$77.58
$88.06
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$79.61
$106.86

Restaurants

Name
Gold Coast
Auckland
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$11.97
$13.46
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$51.75
$54.54
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.12
$6.62
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$4.6
$6
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$4.71
$6.05
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.74
$2.04
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.4
$1.93
Cappuccino (regular)
$2.87
$2.89

Sports And Leisure

Name
Gold Coast
Auckland
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$44.92
$44.35
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$0
$10.07
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$9.64
$10.92

Childcare

Name
Gold Coast
Auckland
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$964.14
$726.85
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$11,470.62
$12,391.8

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Gold Coast
Auckland
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$3,875.95
$6,545.97
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$0
$5,109.77