Summary

Cost of living in Ottawa is 12% more expensive than Lafayette, LA according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,905
$1,683
Cost of Living
$3,051
$2,878
Average Salary
$1,312
$1,028
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Ottawa
Lafayette, LA
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,009.13
$791.67
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$778.62
$676.89
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,701.6
$1,366.67
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,254.83
$1,450

Salaries And Financing

Name
Ottawa
Lafayette, LA
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$3,051.28
$2,878
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%3.77
%4.22

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Ottawa
Lafayette, LA
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$125.19
$162.57
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.22
$0.16
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$51.68
$74.13

Markets

Name
Ottawa
Lafayette, LA
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.65
$0.92
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$2.21
$2.27
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.36
$2.39
Local Cheese (1kg)
$10.3
$10.29
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.34
$1.5
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$11.41
$11.83
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.87
$1.97
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.48
$2.58
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$10.53
$6.17
Apples (1kg)
$3.01
$5.31
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$10.38
$10.94
Oranges (1kg)
$2.97
$4.89
Potato (1kg)
$1.94
$1.8
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.72
$1.52
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.33
$3.4
Tomato (1kg)
$2.59
$4.37
Banana (1kg)
$1.21
$1.64
Onion (1kg)
$1.69
$1.7
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$11.91
$12.86

Transportation

Name
Ottawa
Lafayette, LA
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.63
$1
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$88.42
$38
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.84
$0.61
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$18,874.59
$21,966.67
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.09
$4.92
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$1.41
$1.97
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$15.11
$23.67
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$17,378.39
$19,888.89

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Ottawa
Lafayette, LA
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$47.3
$34.11
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$39.17
$31.67
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$74.97
$72.5
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$108.67
$87.25

Restaurants

Name
Ottawa
Lafayette, LA
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$12.83
$15.92
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$59.89
$48.33
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.65
$7.38
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$5.4
$3.33
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$5.52
$4.5
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.65
$1.58
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.31
$1.46
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.12
$3.86

Sports And Leisure

Name
Ottawa
Lafayette, LA
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$44.12
$43.33
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$18.04
$0
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$10.29
$10.29

Childcare

Name
Ottawa
Lafayette, LA
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$807.72
$505.56
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$11,599.97
$9,666.67

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Ottawa
Lafayette, LA
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$3,899.43
$1,291.67
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$2,294.63
$1,399.31