Summary

Cost of living in Portland, OR is 26% more expensive than Richmond, VA according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$2,065
$2,783
Cost of Living
$2,968
$3,730
Average Salary
$1,424
$2,042
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Richmond, VA
Portland, OR
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,095.42
$1,571.99
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$877.65
$1,188.03
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,753.33
$2,738.82
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,426.86
$1,975.19

Salaries And Financing

Name
Richmond, VA
Portland, OR
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,968.32
$3,730.18
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%4.39
%4.25

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Richmond, VA
Portland, OR
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$157.47
$177.68
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.17
$0.14
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$62.5
$66.51

Markets

Name
Richmond, VA
Portland, OR
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.76
$0.99
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$2.29
$3.04
Eggs (regular) (12)
$1.29
$2.74
Local Cheese (1kg)
$10.93
$13.63
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$2.13
$1.59
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$11.25
$13.42
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$3.56
$2.12
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.67
$3.26
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$5.38
$6.97
Apples (1kg)
$4.55
$4.73
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$7.53
$11
Oranges (1kg)
$5.7
$3.7
Potato (1kg)
$3.82
$1.98
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.58
$1.55
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.94
$3.9
Tomato (1kg)
$4.3
$4.23
Banana (1kg)
$1.08
$1.45
Onion (1kg)
$3.21
$2.54
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$11.39
$15.87

Transportation

Name
Richmond, VA
Portland, OR
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$1.58
$2.5
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$50
$100
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.64
$0.85
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$24,270.33
$23,123.59
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.5
$3.67
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.33
$1.58
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$26.25
$33.33
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$19,233
$23,628.76

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Richmond, VA
Portland, OR
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$46.32
$49.8
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$31.88
$37.2
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$69.83
$76.79
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$98.18
$94.41

Restaurants

Name
Richmond, VA
Portland, OR
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$16.67
$15.45
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$56.67
$53.33
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.33
$7.5
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$5.67
$5.17
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$6.67
$5.09
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.71
$1.98
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.5
$1.52
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.83
$4.16

Sports And Leisure

Name
Richmond, VA
Portland, OR
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$27.83
$47.91
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$13
$16.02
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$10.96
$12

Childcare

Name
Richmond, VA
Portland, OR
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$802.78
$1,119.22
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$14,166.67
$19,004.24

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Richmond, VA
Portland, OR
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$2,389.64
$4,196.07
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$1,235.9
$2,721.29