Cost of Living Comparison

PLN
COMPARED TO
USD

United States is 45.2% more expensive than Warsaw.

If you lived in United States instead of Warsaw, you would:
local_dining

pay 35.3% more for restaurants

  Warsaw help_outline United States help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $8.15
zł30.21
$14.25 +74.8%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.98
zł22.15
$7.75 +29.6%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.63
zł6.05
$1.90 +16.6%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.28
zł4.73
$1.53 +20.2%
Average +35.3%

Warsaw vs. United States - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 2.1 times more for groceries

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Bread
1 loaf
$1.06
zł3.92
$2.71 +156.2%
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.18
zł15.47
$5.56 +33.1%
Milk (1 gallon) $3.04
zł11.25
$3.22 +6.1%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.69
zł9.95
$2.30 -14.4%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.43
zł9.00
$4.18 +72.0%
Apples (1 lb) $0.52
zł1.94
$2.07 +296.2%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.70
zł2.61
$0.75 +6.6%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.77
zł2.85
$1.88 +143.9%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.04
zł3.86
$1.94 +86.4%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.37
zł1.37
$1.24 +234.2%
Onions (1 lb) $0.42
zł1.55
$1.25 +198.9%
Average +110.8%

Warsaw vs. United States - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 37.0% more for transportation

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Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.35
zł19.83
$2.62 -51.1%
Monthly public transit pass $29.89
zł110.75
$63.05 +111.0%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,453.70
zł90,615.57
$23,189.08 -5.2%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $8.69
zł32.22
$16.83 +93.5%
Average +37.0%

Warsaw vs. United States - Cost of transportation
home

pay 88.5% more for housing

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Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$17.75
zł65.77
$67.11 +278.1%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $858.91
zł3,182.78
$1,225.46 +42.7%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $645.37
zł2,391.49
$1,034.80 +60.3%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$176.54
zł654.17
$128.68 -27.1%
Average +88.5%

Warsaw vs. United States - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 41.7% more for childcare

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Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $471.61
zł1,747.59
$891.12 +89.0%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $16,098.69
zł59,655.25
$15,195.09 -5.6%
Average +41.7%

Warsaw vs. United States - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 39.2% more for entertainment and sports

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Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.72
zł10.07
$4.52 +66.4%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.17
zł11.75
$4.18 +32.0%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.89
zł18.12
$7.90 +61.4%
Monthly membership at local gym $38.45
zł142.49
$39.67 +3.2%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $8.69
zł32.22
$11.58 +33.1%
Average +39.2%

Warsaw vs. United States - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 36.2% less for clothing

  Warsaw help_outline United States help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$109.06
zł404.12
$43.02 -60.6%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$47.63
zł176.48
$35.26 -26.0%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$100.48
zł372.36
$75.54 -24.8%
Men's business shoes (leather) $143.42
zł531.44
$95.31 -33.5%
Average -36.2%

Warsaw vs. United States - Cost of clothing
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