Cost of Living Comparison

KYD
COMPARED TO
BMD

George Town is 13.4% cheaper than Hamilton.

If you lived in Hamilton instead of George Town, you would:
local_dining

pay 33.7% more for restaurants

  George Town help_outline Hamilton help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $17.99
$14.76
$25.00
$25.00
+38.9%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$10.20
$8.37
$13.00
$13.00
+27.5%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.94
$2.41
$3.19
$3.19
+8.6%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.69
$1.39
$2.70
$2.70
+59.9%

George Town vs. Hamilton - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 1.5% less for groceries

  George Town help_outline Hamilton help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$5.00
$4.10
$6.56
$6.56
+31.2%
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.07
$3.34
$8.17
$8.17
+100.6%
Milk (1 gallon) $8.59
$7.05
$10.19
$10.19
+18.6%
Eggs
1 dozen
$7.20
$5.90
$4.25
$4.25
-41.0%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $10.16
$8.33
$9.17
$9.17
-9.7%
Apples (1 lb) $4.79
$3.93
$5.97
$5.97
+24.7%
Bananas (1 lb) $3.92
$3.22
$2.50
$2.50
-36.4%
Oranges (1 lb) $5.12
$4.20
$3.00
$3.00
-41.4%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $4.50
$3.69
$4.49
$4.49
-0.1%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.72
$0.59
$1.27
$1.27
+76.8%
Onions (1 lb) $1.20
$0.98
$2.00
$2.00
+66.7%

George Town vs. Hamilton - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 21.3% more for transportation

  George Town help_outline Hamilton help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.39
$4.42
$8.04
$8.04
+49.2%
Monthly public transit pass $64.78
$53.14
$69.00
$69.00
+6.5%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $30,888.45
$25,341.38
$37,500.00
$37,500.00
+21.4%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $22.72
$18.64
$19.79
$19.79
-12.9%

George Town vs. Hamilton - Cost of transportation
home

pay 13.5% more for housing

  George Town help_outline Hamilton help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$135.55
$111.21
$171.25
$171.25
+26.3%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,952.60
$1,601.95
$2,378.57
$2,378.57
+21.8%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,611.90
$1,322.43
$1,783.33
$1,783.33
+10.6%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$277.70
$227.83
$181.63
$181.63
-34.6%

George Town vs. Hamilton - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 7.3% more for childcare

  George Town help_outline Hamilton help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,307.84
$1,072.98
$1,300.00
$1,300.00
-0.6%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $20,172.70
$16,550.01
$21,750.00
$21,750.00
+7.8%

George Town vs. Hamilton - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 82.7% more for entertainment and sports

  George Town help_outline Hamilton help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $7.20
$5.90
$9.00
$9.00
+25.0%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.90
$4.02
$5.58
$5.58
+14.0%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$10.80
$8.86
$15.25
$15.25
+41.3%
Monthly membership at local gym $65.12
$53.42
$146.43
$146.43
+124.9%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $15.59
$12.79
$13.00
$13.00
-16.6%

George Town vs. Hamilton - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 2.0% more for clothing

  George Town help_outline Hamilton help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$49.98
$41.01
$75.00
$75.00
+50.1%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$41.98
$34.44
$85.00
$85.00
+102.5%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$143.95
$118.10
$120.00
$120.00
-16.6%
Men's business shoes (leather) $178.43
$146.39
$142.50
$142.50
-20.1%

George Town vs. Hamilton - Cost of clothing
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