Summary

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

$1,481
$2,006
Cost of Living
$2,294
$3,214
Average Salary
$924
$1,382
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Windsor
Ottawa
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$711.78
$1,063.11
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$617.19
$820.27
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,181.75
$1,792.62
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,132.47
$1,321.96

Salaries And Financing

Name
Windsor
Ottawa
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,294.61
$3,214.5
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%3.64
%3.77

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Windsor
Ottawa
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$108.74
$131.89
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.16
$0.23
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$51.65
$54.44

Markets

Name
Windsor
Ottawa
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$7.91
$1.74
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.97
$2.33
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.93
$2.48
Local Cheese (1kg)
$17.18
$10.85
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$3.26
$1.41
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$12.29
$12.02
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$2.05
$1.97
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.84
$2.61
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$9.62
$11.1
Apples (1kg)
$2.31
$3.17
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$10.43
$10.94
Oranges (1kg)
$1.84
$3.13
Potato (1kg)
$1.39
$2.05
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.23
$1.81
Rice (white), (1kg)
$1.55
$2.45
Tomato (1kg)
$2.74
$2.73
Banana (1kg)
$1.48
$1.27
Onion (1kg)
$1.74
$1.78
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$15.13
$12.55

Transportation

Name
Windsor
Ottawa
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.44
$2.77
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$61.17
$93.15
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.96
$0.89
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$19,142.78
$19,884.24
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.25
$3.26
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.22
$1.49
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$0
$15.92
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$18,012.35
$18,308.01

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Windsor
Ottawa
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$45.74
$49.83
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$35.57
$41.27
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$81.12
$78.98
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$94.81
$114.48

Restaurants

Name
Windsor
Ottawa
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$12.42
$13.52
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$48.89
$63.09
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.08
$8.06
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$5.49
$5.68
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$5.55
$5.81
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.64
$1.74
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.59
$1.38
Cappuccino (regular)
$2.93
$3.29

Sports And Leisure

Name
Windsor
Ottawa
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$26.91
$46.48
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$23.52
$19.01
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$10.14
$10.84

Childcare

Name
Windsor
Ottawa
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$880.81
$850.93
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$7,927.27
$12,220.48

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Windsor
Ottawa
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$3,270.93
$4,108.02
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$2,256.47
$2,417.38