Summary

Cost of living in Rochester, NY is 3% more expensive than Kingston according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,902
$1,843
Cost of Living
$2,404
$2,404
Average Salary
$1,273
$1,261
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Rochester, NY
Kingston
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$979.27
$970.38
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$893.55
$989.41
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,385.19
$1,563.6
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,332.05
$1,314.73

Salaries And Financing

Name
Rochester, NY
Kingston
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,404.05
$2,404.25
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%4.42
%4.28

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Rochester, NY
Kingston
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$122.58
$105.31
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.21
$0.39
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$59.03
$61.59

Markets

Name
Rochester, NY
Kingston
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.72
$2.67
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$2.96
$3.58
Eggs (regular) (12)
$1.83
$2.79
Local Cheese (1kg)
$19.65
$9.38
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.62
$1.98
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$12.67
$13.81
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$3.13
$2.36
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.56
$2.54
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$11.33
$14.59
Apples (1kg)
$3.5
$3.47
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$11.99
$9.48
Oranges (1kg)
$3.63
$3.41
Potato (1kg)
$4.06
$2.74
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.79
$2.68
Rice (white), (1kg)
$5.36
$8.08
Tomato (1kg)
$6.19
$3.57
Banana (1kg)
$1.57
$2.26
Onion (1kg)
$3.82
$2.77
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$12.99
$9.64

Transportation

Name
Rochester, NY
Kingston
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$1
$2.28
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$49.33
$57.85
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.73
$0.96
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$24,865.83
$21,108.59
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.92
$2.85
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.49
$1.31
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$30
$29.29
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$22,637.67
$20,978.29

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Rochester, NY
Kingston
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$46.04
$48.21
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$34.18
$35.29
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$70.93
$83.72
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$92.89
$105.38

Restaurants

Name
Rochester, NY
Kingston
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$17.33
$15.5
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$55
$54.73
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.83
$8.25
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$4.83
$5.14
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$6.5
$5.61
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.1
$1.74
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.62
$1.55
Cappuccino (regular)
$4.51
$2.53

Sports And Leisure

Name
Rochester, NY
Kingston
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$33.59
$25.51
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$32.5
$10.95
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$11.83
$10.42

Childcare

Name
Rochester, NY
Kingston
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$730.56
$1,250.88
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$12,555.56
$31,271.99

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Rochester, NY
Kingston
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$1,138.2
$5,080.96
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$821.87
$4,319.36