Summary

Cost of living in Princeton, NJ is 43% more expensive than Vancouver, WA according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$2,265
$3,968
Cost of Living
$3,503
$3,844
Average Salary
$1,591
$3,350
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Vancouver, WA
Princeton, NJ
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,224.31
$2,577.78
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$1,066.54
$1,644.44
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,916.67
$3,500
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,641.67
$3,150

Salaries And Financing

Name
Vancouver, WA
Princeton, NJ
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$3,503.55
$3,844.44
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%4.14
%4.24

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Vancouver, WA
Princeton, NJ
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$167.67
$148.69
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.11
$0.07
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$68.73
$62.53

Markets

Name
Vancouver, WA
Princeton, NJ
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.82
$0.99
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$2.66
$2.33
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.09
$2.54
Local Cheese (1kg)
$13.08
$9.55
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.82
$1.64
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$11.33
$11.17
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.98
$1.33
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.83
$2.67
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$7.61
$9.23
Apples (1kg)
$4.45
$4.14
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$9.38
$8.45
Oranges (1kg)
$3.64
$4.14
Potato (1kg)
$2.42
$2.99
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.78
$1.77
Rice (white), (1kg)
$3.86
$4.04
Tomato (1kg)
$4.4
$4.11
Banana (1kg)
$1.83
$1.43
Onion (1kg)
$2.33
$3.22
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$12.49
$14.12

Transportation

Name
Vancouver, WA
Princeton, NJ
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.1
$1.62
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$74
$0
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.78
$0.72
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$22,965
$18,833.33
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.5
$3.92
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$1.35
$2.49
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$30
$26.5
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$22,350
$19,236.13

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Vancouver, WA
Princeton, NJ
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$45.43
$43.11
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$37.73
$33.78
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$77.5
$68.52
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$101.67
$83.75

Restaurants

Name
Vancouver, WA
Princeton, NJ
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$14.65
$13.67
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$51.67
$67.33
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.66
$7.5
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$4.83
$5.33
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$5.17
$6.67
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.75
$1.72
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.43
$1.44
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.84
$3.58

Sports And Leisure

Name
Vancouver, WA
Princeton, NJ
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$30.38
$84.66
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$17.78
$10
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$11.91
$13.17

Childcare

Name
Vancouver, WA
Princeton, NJ
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$1,166.67
$961.67
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$16,079.52
$20,933.33

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Vancouver, WA
Princeton, NJ
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$2,656.77
$4,095.66
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$2,167.7
$4,098.48