Cost of Living Comparison

USD
COMPARED TO
PLN

Poland is 40.0% cheaper than Massachusetts.

If you lived in Poland instead of Massachusetts, you would:
local_dining

pay 48.9% less for restaurants

  Massachusetts help_outline Poland help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $17.22 $5.89
zł21.84
-65.8%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.36 $5.30
zł19.63
-36.6%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.17 $1.15
zł4.25
-47.1%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.76 $0.95
zł3.51
-46.0%
Average -48.9%

Massachusetts vs. Poland - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 57.7% less for groceries

  Massachusetts help_outline Poland help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$3.02 $0.92
zł3.40
-69.6%
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.79 $3.24
zł12.02
-52.2%
Milk (1 gallon) $3.54 $2.58
zł9.57
-27.1%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.82 $2.18
zł8.09
-22.6%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $4.66 $1.99
zł7.39
-57.2%
Apples (1 lb) $2.34 $0.43
zł1.60
-81.5%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.83 $0.54
zł2.00
-34.8%
Oranges (1 lb) $2.19 $0.63
zł2.35
-71.0%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $2.33 $0.81
zł3.02
-65.0%
Potatoes (1 lb) $1.29 $0.30
zł1.12
-76.7%
Onions (1 lb) $1.49 $0.34
zł1.27
-77.0%
Average -57.7%

Massachusetts vs. Poland - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 7.1% less for transportation

  Massachusetts help_outline Poland help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.53 $5.11
zł18.93
+101.9%
Monthly public transit pass $62.72 $26.29
zł97.41
-58.1%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $23,219.19 $21,107.45
zł78,215.70
-9.1%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $18.32 $6.74
zł24.97
-63.2%
Average -7.1%

Massachusetts vs. Poland - Cost of transportation
home

pay 59.4% less for housing

  Massachusetts help_outline Poland help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$71.94 $14.49
zł53.69
-79.9%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,571.55 $470.73
zł1,744.33
-70.0%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,349.72 $360.92
zł1,337.44
-73.3%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$160.21 $137.26
zł508.63
-14.3%
Average -59.4%

Massachusetts vs. Poland - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 78.2% less for childcare

  Massachusetts help_outline Poland help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,283.51 $210.09
zł778.50
-83.6%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $21,440.40 $5,850.40
zł21,679.23
-72.7%
Average -78.2%

Massachusetts vs. Poland - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 52.4% less for entertainment and sports

  Massachusetts help_outline Poland help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.25 $1.98
zł7.35
-62.2%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.41 $2.28
zł8.46
-48.2%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$10.47 $4.52
zł16.76
-56.8%
Monthly membership at local gym $50.49 $26.40
zł97.81
-47.7%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $12.45 $6.58
zł24.39
-47.1%
Average -52.4%

Massachusetts vs. Poland - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 24.0% more for clothing

  Massachusetts help_outline Poland help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$43.02 $78.13
zł289.52
+81.6%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$34.54 $39.54
zł146.53
+14.5%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$76.73 $77.63
zł287.65
+1.2%
Men's business shoes (leather) $102.40 $101.13
zł374.76
-1.2%
Average +24.0%

Massachusetts vs. Poland - Cost of clothing
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