Summary

Cost of living in Rochester, NY is 23% more expensive than Binghamton, NY according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,463
$1,902
Cost of Living
$1,607
$2,404
Average Salary
$842
$1,273
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Binghamton, NY
Rochester, NY
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$648.61
$979.27
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$511.96
$893.55
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$870
$1,385.19
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$766.67
$1,332.05

Salaries And Financing

Name
Binghamton, NY
Rochester, NY
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$1,607.11
$2,404.05
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%3.97
%4.42

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Binghamton, NY
Rochester, NY
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$157.34
$122.58
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.13
$0.21
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$59.67
$59.03

Markets

Name
Binghamton, NY
Rochester, NY
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.82
$0.72
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$2.78
$2.96
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2
$1.83
Local Cheese (1kg)
$9.92
$19.65
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.51
$1.62
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$10.67
$12.67
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$2.04
$3.13
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.36
$3.56
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$9.73
$11.33
Apples (1kg)
$5.22
$3.5
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$7.1
$11.99
Oranges (1kg)
$5.51
$3.63
Potato (1kg)
$2.58
$4.06
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.43
$1.79
Rice (white), (1kg)
$4.52
$5.36
Tomato (1kg)
$4.33
$6.19
Banana (1kg)
$1.31
$1.57
Onion (1kg)
$3.47
$3.82
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$9.98
$12.99

Transportation

Name
Binghamton, NY
Rochester, NY
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$3
$1
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$62.5
$49.33
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.74
$0.73
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$18,700
$24,865.83
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$2.92
$3.92
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.06
$2.49
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$23.33
$30
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$20,703.67
$22,637.67

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Binghamton, NY
Rochester, NY
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$34.33
$46.04
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$36.67
$34.18
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$68.91
$70.93
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$80
$92.89

Restaurants

Name
Binghamton, NY
Rochester, NY
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$13.26
$17.33
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$47.67
$55
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$6.48
$7.83
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$3.67
$4.83
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$4.92
$6.5
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.83
$2.1
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.45
$1.62
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.54
$4.51

Sports And Leisure

Name
Binghamton, NY
Rochester, NY
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$41.11
$33.59
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$0
$32.5
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$11.17
$11.83

Childcare

Name
Binghamton, NY
Rochester, NY
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$883.33
$730.56
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$7,600
$12,555.56

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Binghamton, NY
Rochester, NY
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$968.75
$1,138.2
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$1,173.27
$821.87