Summary

Cost of living in Calgary is 7% more expensive than St. John's according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,892
$2,033
Cost of Living
$2,116
$3,820
Average Salary
$1,090
$1,316
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
St. John's
Calgary
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$839.22
$1,012.42
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$612.16
$824.3
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,413.17
$1,789.3
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,015.92
$1,391.85

Salaries And Financing

Name
St. John's
Calgary
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,116.51
$3,820.4
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%4.00
%4.12

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
St. John's
Calgary
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$195.37
$170.25
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0
$0.3
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$94.73
$63.32

Markets

Name
St. John's
Calgary
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.76
$1.76
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$2.15
$2.29
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.54
$2.76
Local Cheese (1kg)
$5.86
$13.11
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.56
$1.75
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$12.89
$13.2
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.95
$2.64
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$4.3
$3.07
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$11.33
$13.11
Apples (1kg)
$4.69
$3.38
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$9.38
$10.88
Oranges (1kg)
$4.3
$3.53
Potato (1kg)
$2.19
$2.02
Lettuce (1 head)
$2.11
$2.05
Rice (white), (1kg)
$0
$3.15
Tomato (1kg)
$2.97
$3.24
Banana (1kg)
$1.95
$1.59
Onion (1kg)
$1.56
$2.24
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$11.72
$13.41

Transportation

Name
St. John's
Calgary
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.34
$2.69
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$84.95
$84.05
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.95
$1.02
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$39,074.01
$20,029.25
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.13
$3.33
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$0
$1.61
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$0
$27.03
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$26,570.33
$18,834.83

Clothing And Shoes

Name
St. John's
Calgary
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$29.31
$51.48
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$0
$42.38
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$73.8
$80.12
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$74.24
$112.76

Restaurants

Name
St. John's
Calgary
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$18.23
$17.28
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$61.21
$62.95
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$8.57
$8.11
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$4.17
$5.26
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$6.25
$5.99
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.64
$1.77
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.77
$1.7
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.13
$3.58

Sports And Leisure

Name
St. John's
Calgary
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$57.49
$51.36
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$30.48
$15.9
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$12.11
$11.83

Childcare

Name
St. John's
Calgary
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$468.89
$836.78
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$7,033.32
$12,108.94

Buy Apartment Price

Name
St. John's
Calgary
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$0
$3,672.34
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$0
$2,677.84