Calgary vs Crete - Cost of Living Comparison

Calgary Crete
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1881
$869
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4575
$2193
🏠 One person rent
$1024
$341
🏘️ Family rent
$1899
$595
🍽️ Food expenses
$554
$336
🚐 Transport expenses
$175
$94.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4161
$790
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
8 km
26 km
🎓 Higher education
54
32
😀 Quality of life
93
57
🏙️ Population
1.24M
623K

The cost of living in Calgary is 116% more expensive than in Crete. Cities ranked 1847th and 5832nd ($1881 vs $869) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 28th and 27th in Canada and Greece, respectively. Check Canada vs Greece comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.2 months in Calgary compared to 0.9 months in Crete. Calgary ranked 5th best city to live in Canada vs Crete ranked 24th in Greece, while ranked 48th and 5543rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Calgary vs Crete

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Calgary Crete
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$10.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$66.2
$35.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.63
$9.96
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.47
$3.34
 Cappuccino
$3.75
$3.09
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.75
$2.2
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$958
$320
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$813
$229
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2064
$593
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1555
$435
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$114
$61.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$174
$95.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.2
$33.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.32%
4.48%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3153
$3025
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2857
$2229
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.82
$1.23
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.7
$41.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.6
$11.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$2.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$1.09
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$1.09
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
$2.16
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.96
$2.65
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.9
$12.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
$7.01
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.8
$9.02
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.04
$2.02
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$1.92
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.8
$0.96
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.95
$1.09
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$0.97
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
$0.95
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.16
$0.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$4.55
$2.13
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.7
$4.12
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
$1.02
🚬 Cigarette pack
$12.5
$4.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
$5.48
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$8.08
$4.19
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.75
$1.92
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.05
$2.77
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$61.3
$38.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$7.39
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$60.8
$35.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$18.5
$9.36
👖 Brand Jeans
$57.9
$95.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82
$64.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$930
$338
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12409
$6246

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Distance City Cost of living
106 km or 66 mi Banff
$1868
137 km or 85 mi Red Deer
$1553
174 km or 108 mi Lethbridge
$1669
248 km or 154 mi Leduc
$1699
265 km or 165 mi Medicine Hat
$1439
278 km or 173 mi Spruce Grove
$1741
279 km or 173 mi Edmonton
$1692
357 km or 222 mi Sandpoint
$1556
402 km or 250 mi Kelowna
$1774
422 km or 262 mi Coeur d'Alene
$1994
426 km or 265 mi Post Falls
$1941
429 km or 266 mi Penticton
$1801
440 km or 273 mi Spokane Valley
$1943
442 km or 275 mi Kamloops
$1529
443 km or 275 mi Great Falls
$1902
452 km or 281 mi Spokane
$1886
466 km or 289 mi Missoula
$1766
517 km or 322 mi Helena
$1813
524 km or 325 mi Saskatoon
$1513
526 km or 327 mi Moscow
$1344
531 km or 330 mi Pullman
$1402
556 km or 345 mi Grande Prairie
$1734
560 km or 348 mi Lewiston
$1610
572 km or 355 mi Butte
$1341
579 km or 360 mi Moses Lake
$1911
600 km or 373 mi Chilliwack
$1872
603 km or 375 mi Moose Jaw
$1638
607 km or 377 mi Wenatchee
$1877
616 km or 382 mi Prince Albert
$1530
630 km or 391 mi Abbotsford
$1579
636 km or 395 mi Whistler
$2493
637 km or 396 mi Walla Walla
$1681
638 km or 396 mi Bozeman
$1971
641 km or 398 mi Maple Ridge
$1914
650 km or 404 mi Langley
$1837
650 km or 404 mi Pasco
$1628
651 km or 405 mi Coquitlam
$2071
654 km or 406 mi Bellingham
$2177
654 km or 406 mi Richland
$1880
655 km or 407 mi Fort McMurray
$1758

Cities near Crete

Distance City Cost of living
22 km or 14 mi Heraklion
$851
39 km or 24 mi Rethymno
$820
83 km or 51 mi Chania
$972
132 km or 82 mi Santorini
$1010
241 km or 150 mi Mykonos
$1341
298 km or 185 mi Bodrum
$387
300 km or 187 mi Voula
$846
303 km or 189 mi Glyfada
$1267
306 km or 190 mi Argyroupoli
$811
310 km or 193 mi Palaio Faliro
$920
311 km or 193 mi Nea Smyrni
$991
312 km or 194 mi Kallithea
$889
313 km or 195 mi Piraeus
$1086
314 km or 195 mi Kalamata
$808
315 km or 196 mi Athens
$1059
316 km or 196 mi Nikaia
$888
317 km or 197 mi Salamina
$899
320 km or 199 mi Nea Ionia
$889
320 km or 199 mi Peristeri
$973
320 km or 199 mi Nea Filadelfeia
$885
323 km or 201 mi Kifissia
$1182
324 km or 202 mi Rhodes
$995
327 km or 203 mi Eleusis
$885
328 km or 204 mi Aspropyrgos
$814
332 km or 207 mi Tripoli
$770
340 km or 211 mi Corinth
$803
349 km or 217 mi Marmaris
$529
351 km or 218 mi Derna
$412
353 km or 220 mi Kusadasi
$345
358 km or 223 mi Chios
$798
369 km or 229 mi Chalcis
$919
369 km or 229 mi Tobruk
$353
377 km or 234 mi Mugla
$479
386 km or 240 mi Aydin
$287
399 km or 248 mi Izmir
$488
399 km or 248 mi Tire
$320
407 km or 253 mi Fethiye
$426
421 km or 262 mi Nazilli
$308
431 km or 268 mi Patras
$822
432 km or 269 mi Manisa
$355