Calgary vs Jacksonville - Cost of Living Comparison

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Calgary Jacksonville
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2111
$2377
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4842
$5392
🏠 One person rent
$1206
$1458
🏘️ Family rent
$1949
$2439
🍽️ Food expenses
$582
$624
🚐 Transport expenses
$188
$147
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3521
$4586
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
8 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
53
56
😀 Quality of life
91
86
🏙️ Population
1.31M
950K

The cost of living in Calgary is 11% less expensive than in Jacksonville. Cities ranked 1562nd and 893rd ($2111 vs $2377) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 33rd and 802nd in Canada and the United States, respectively. Check Canada vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in Calgary compared to 1.9 months in Jacksonville. Calgary ranked 5th best city to live in Canada vs Jacksonville ranked 46th in the United States, while ranked 64th and 197th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Calgary vs Jacksonville

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Calgary Jacksonville
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.2
$18.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$63.7
$80.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.5
$10.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.58
$5.01
 Cappuccino
$3.88
$4.79
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.09
$2.64
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1166
$1455
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$932
$1249
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1999
$2704
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1544
$2093
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$161
$99.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$248
$155
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66.2
$68.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.4%
6.26%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3924
$5555
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3245
$3400
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.71
$2.99
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$82.3
$39.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.4
$24.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.05
$0.89
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.16
$1.27
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.46
$3.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.48
$3.82
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.8
$5.94
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$12.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.3
$13.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.1
$17.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.36
$4.77
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.44
$1.54
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.01
$4.55
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4
$4.78
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.49
$2.99
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.45
$2.98
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.19
$1.55
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.43
$2.68
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15
$12.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.84
$1.72
🚬 Cigarette pack
$13.5
$7.57
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.56
$8.14
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.99
$6.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.22
$3.42
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.5
$1.99
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$58.7
$16.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.8
$15.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$65.1
$106
💇 Haircut, simple
$20
$16.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$63
$59.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.8
$86.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$945
$1416
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22009
$6706

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Cities near Calgary

Distance City Cost of living
106 km or 66 mi Banff
$1872
137 km or 85 mi Red Deer
$1693
174 km or 108 mi Lethbridge
$1695
248 km or 154 mi Leduc
$1707
265 km or 165 mi Medicine Hat
$1520
278 km or 173 mi Spruce Grove
$1715
279 km or 173 mi Edmonton
$1741
357 km or 222 mi Sandpoint
$2808
402 km or 250 mi Kelowna
$1690
422 km or 262 mi Coeur d'Alene
$2320
426 km or 265 mi Post Falls
$2313
429 km or 266 mi Penticton
$1728
440 km or 273 mi Spokane Valley
$2060
442 km or 275 mi Kamloops
$1872
443 km or 275 mi Great Falls
$2493
452 km or 281 mi Spokane
$2028
466 km or 289 mi Missoula
$1793
517 km or 322 mi Helena
$2031
524 km or 325 mi Saskatoon
$1864
526 km or 327 mi Moscow
$1556
531 km or 330 mi Pullman
$1566
556 km or 345 mi Grande Prairie
$1868
560 km or 348 mi Lewiston
$1771
572 km or 355 mi Butte
$1585
579 km or 360 mi Moses Lake
$1908
600 km or 373 mi Chilliwack
$1795
603 km or 375 mi Moose Jaw
$1275
607 km or 377 mi Wenatchee
$2365
616 km or 382 mi Prince Albert
$1599
630 km or 391 mi Abbotsford
$1987
636 km or 395 mi Whistler
$2389
637 km or 396 mi Walla Walla
$2060
638 km or 396 mi Bozeman
$2278
641 km or 398 mi Maple Ridge
$2236
650 km or 404 mi Langley
$2063
650 km or 404 mi Pasco
$2114
651 km or 405 mi Coquitlam
$2584
654 km or 406 mi Bellingham
$2271
654 km or 406 mi Richland
$1891
655 km or 407 mi Fort McMurray
$1740

Cities near Jacksonville

Distance City Cost of living
25 km or 15 mi Jacksonville Beach
$2246
26 km or 16 mi Fleming Island
$2229
49 km or 31 mi St. Marys
$2157
74 km or 46 mi Palatka
$2133
96 km or 60 mi Palm Coast
$2195
98 km or 61 mi Gainesville
$1903
120 km or 75 mi Waycross
$2282
127 km or 79 mi Ormond Beach
$2178
134 km or 83 mi Ocala
$1914
137 km or 85 mi Daytona Beach
$2120
147 km or 91 mi DeLand
$2339
147 km or 91 mi Port Orange
$2294
159 km or 99 mi New Smyrna Beach
$2635
163 km or 101 mi Deltona
$2307
163 km or 101 mi Eustis
$2249
167 km or 104 mi Edgewater
$2494
167 km or 104 mi Valdosta
$2129
169 km or 105 mi Hinesville
$2063
169 km or 105 mi Leesburg
$2222
174 km or 108 mi Sanford
$2315
183 km or 114 mi Apopka
$2352
184 km or 114 mi Winter Springs
$2363
186 km or 115 mi Altamonte Springs
$2400
187 km or 116 mi Casselberry
$2390
189 km or 118 mi Oviedo
$2324
194 km or 120 mi Winter Park
$2479
194 km or 121 mi Ocoee
$2381
195 km or 121 mi Winter Garden
$2321
197 km or 122 mi Clermont
$2272
200 km or 124 mi Savannah
$2248
200 km or 124 mi Orlando
$2668
202 km or 126 mi Pooler
$2059
208 km or 129 mi Titusville
$2187
209 km or 130 mi Brooksville
$2248
223 km or 138 mi Bluffton
$2432
224 km or 139 mi Hilton Head Island
$2630
225 km or 140 mi Kissimmee
$1855
233 km or 145 mi St. Cloud
$2077
237 km or 147 mi Zephyrhills
$2134
237 km or 148 mi Statesboro
$1935