Summary

Cost of living in Waterloo is 10% more expensive than Montreal according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,835
$1,643
Cost of Living
$2,393
$2,503
Average Salary
$1,458
$1,148
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Waterloo
Montreal
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,121.75
$883.65
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$646.43
$597.03
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,814.3
$1,604.89
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,525.85
$1,027.04

Salaries And Financing

Name
Waterloo
Montreal
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,393.26
$2,503.33
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%3.46
%3.74

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Waterloo
Montreal
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$125.73
$74.5
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.17
$0.26
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$48.75
$47.53

Markets

Name
Waterloo
Montreal
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$2.17
$1.72
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.86
$2.45
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.16
$2.41
Local Cheese (1kg)
$7.43
$15.06
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.38
$1.66
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$9.28
$12.73
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$2.07
$1.69
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.51
$2.32
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$9.03
$8.78
Apples (1kg)
$2.42
$2.73
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$9.28
$11.26
Oranges (1kg)
$2.35
$2.92
Potato (1kg)
$1.69
$1.9
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.54
$1.67
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.95
$2.64
Tomato (1kg)
$1.93
$3.18
Banana (1kg)
$1
$1.63
Onion (1kg)
$1.35
$1.93
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$9.28
$12.21

Transportation

Name
Waterloo
Montreal
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.39
$2.54
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$65.71
$63.83
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.89
$0.97
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$18,310.23
$18,283.9
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$2.75
$2.76
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$1.32
$1.29
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$19.39
$28.01
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$16,570.46
$16,936.07

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Waterloo
Montreal
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$42.52
$51.79
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$33.44
$36.63
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$68.35
$74.57
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$75.67
$96.08

Restaurants

Name
Waterloo
Montreal
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$11.66
$11.66
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$51.17
$48.28
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.02
$7.77
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$4.51
$5.02
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$4.76
$6.14
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.75
$1.56
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.28
$1.25
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.06
$2.99

Sports And Leisure

Name
Waterloo
Montreal
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$28.9
$27.59
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$26.34
$14.01
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$9.22
$10.03

Childcare

Name
Waterloo
Montreal
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$730.01
$452.45
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$6,019.8
$6,834.49

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Waterloo
Montreal
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$3,461.39
$4,468.07
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$0
$2,465.76