Calgary vs Las Vegas - Cost of Living Comparison

Calgary Las Vegas
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1881
$2161
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4575
$4866
🏠 One person rent
$1024
$1354
🏘️ Family rent
$1899
$2280
🍽️ Food expenses
$554
$534
🚐 Transport expenses
$175
$133
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4161
$3781
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
8 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
54
51
😀 Quality of life
93
86
🏙️ Population
1.24M
648K

The cost of living in Calgary is 13% less expensive than in Las Vegas. Cities ranked 1847th and 347th ($1881 vs $2161) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 28th and 271st 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 2.2 months in Calgary compared to 1.8 months in Las Vegas. Calgary ranked 5th best city to live in Canada vs Las Vegas ranked 56th in the United States, while ranked 48th and 203rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Calgary vs Las Vegas

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Calgary Las Vegas
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$16.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$66.2
$65.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.63
$7.99
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.47
$5.08
 Cappuccino
$3.75
$5.65
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.75
$2.26
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$958
$1324
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$813
$1099
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2064
$2274
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1555
$1935
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$114
$124
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$174
$191
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.2
$86.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.32%
5.39%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3153
$2821
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2857
$2458
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.82
$2.48
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.7
$60.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.6
$19.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$1.4
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$0.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$3.1
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
$4.77
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.96
$2.64
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.9
$11.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
$10.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.8
$12.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.04
$4.75
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$1.62
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.8
$3.09
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.95
$3.11
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$2.03
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
$2.16
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.16
$1.23
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$4.55
$1.81
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.7
$12.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
$2.38
🚬 Cigarette pack
$12.5
$9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
$8.18
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$8.08
$5.42
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.75
$3.88
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.05
$1.53
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$61.3
$25.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$13.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$60.8
$112
💇 Haircut, simple
$18.5
$15.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$57.9
$48.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82
$70.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$930
$962
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12409
$12467

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Cities near Calgary

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 Las Vegas

Distance City Cost of living
6.6 km or 4.1 mi North Las Vegas
$1988
9.9 km or 6.1 mi Paradise
$1934
16 km or 10 mi Enterprise
$1978
18 km or 11 mi Summerlin South
$1939
21 km or 13 mi Henderson
$2154
78 km or 48 mi Pahrump
$1859
127 km or 79 mi Bullhead
$1769
147 km or 91 mi Kingman
$1705
174 km or 108 mi St. George
$1703
181 km or 112 mi Washington
$1941
202 km or 125 mi Lake Havasu
$1914
221 km or 137 mi Barstow
$1944
236 km or 146 mi Ridgecrest
$1821
241 km or 150 mi Twentynine Palms
$1932
249 km or 155 mi Cedar
$1443
254 km or 158 mi Yucca Valley
$1634
263 km or 163 mi Apple Valley
$1943
266 km or 165 mi Victorville
$2171
273 km or 169 mi Adelanto
$1994
275 km or 171 mi Desert Hot Springs
$1600
277 km or 172 mi Hesperia
$1937
289 km or 179 mi Cathedral
$1944
289 km or 180 mi Blythe
$1942
290 km or 180 mi Palm Springs
$2367
290 km or 180 mi Indio
$2070
292 km or 181 mi Coachella
$1893
294 km or 183 mi Palm Desert
$1935
294 km or 183 mi Yucaipa
$2447
295 km or 183 mi Highland
$1962
296 km or 184 mi Banning
$2099
297 km or 184 mi La Quinta
$1945
299 km or 186 mi San Bernardino
$2003
299 km or 186 mi Redlands
$2629
300 km or 186 mi Beaumont
$1944
303 km or 188 mi Prescott
$1977
304 km or 189 mi Loma Linda
$1941
305 km or 190 mi Colton
$1952
306 km or 190 mi Rialto
$1939
310 km or 192 mi Prescott Valley
$1940
312 km or 194 mi Moreno Valley
$1972