Summary

Cost of living in Whitehorse is 17% more expensive than Nanaimo, BC according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,961
$1,629
Cost of Living
$2,666
$1,824
Average Salary
$1,244
$1,038
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Whitehorse
Nanaimo, BC
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$956.94
$799.24
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$890.63
$714.28
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,600.63
$1,431.42
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,299.57
$1,204.24

Salaries And Financing

Name
Whitehorse
Nanaimo, BC
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,666.42
$1,823.67
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%4.08
%4.24

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Whitehorse
Nanaimo, BC
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$175.28
$143.04
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.56
$0.32
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$100.49
$69.32

Markets

Name
Whitehorse
Nanaimo, BC
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.5
$1.86
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.88
$1.86
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.45
$2.45
Local Cheese (1kg)
$5.27
$8.15
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$2.26
$1.6
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$10.79
$9.54
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.61
$1.51
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.2
$2.63
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$13.55
$10.91
Apples (1kg)
$3.01
$1.99
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$9.92
$11.96
Oranges (1kg)
$1.51
$1.99
Potato (1kg)
$0
$3.09
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.88
$1.42
Rice (white), (1kg)
$0
$3.61
Tomato (1kg)
$2.63
$2.28
Banana (1kg)
$1.18
$1.39
Onion (1kg)
$1.49
$0.94
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$19.87
$10.73

Transportation

Name
Whitehorse
Nanaimo, BC
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$1.83
$1.94
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$46.16
$43.9
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.02
$1.08
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$21,074.13
$19,819.72
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.26
$2.67
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$1.26
$1.68
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$56.45
$32.39
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$18,284.32
$19,192.51

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Whitehorse
Nanaimo, BC
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$48.92
$47.67
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$33.87
$32.93
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$74.01
$76.25
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$111.64
$98.33

Restaurants

Name
Whitehorse
Nanaimo, BC
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$14.3
$14.17
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$62.72
$53.94
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.15
$7.53
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$4.76
$4.08
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$4.27
$4.76
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.84
$2.45
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.88
$2.02
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.64
$3.36

Sports And Leisure

Name
Whitehorse
Nanaimo, BC
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$43.6
$25.98
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$0
$14.13
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$8.26
$9.54

Childcare

Name
Whitehorse
Nanaimo, BC
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$934.54
$667.35
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$0
$9,429.84

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Whitehorse
Nanaimo, BC
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$3,198.75
$2,626.21
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$2,954.14
$2,430.43