Calgary vs Podgorica - Cost of Living Comparison

Calgary Podgorica
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1881
$664
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4575
$1591
🏠 One person rent
$1024
$328
🏘️ Family rent
$1899
$560
🍽️ Food expenses
$554
$229
🚐 Transport expenses
$175
$30.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4161
$604
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
8 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
54
18
😀 Quality of life
93
62
🏙️ Population
1.24M
175K

The cost of living in Calgary is 183% more expensive than in Podgorica. Cities ranked 1847th and 6918th ($1881 vs $664) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 28th and 3rd in Canada and Montenegro, respectively. Check Canada vs Montenegro comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.2 months in Calgary compared to 0.9 months in Podgorica. Calgary ranked 5th best city to live in Canada vs Podgorica ranked 1st in Montenegro, while ranked 48th and 4823rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Calgary Podgorica
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$5.14
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$66.2
$25.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.63
$4.09
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.47
$1.98
 Cappuccino
$3.75
$1.45
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.75
$1.68
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$958
$312
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$813
$220
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2064
$571
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1555
$403
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$114
$63
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$174
$96.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.2
$26.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.32%
6.37%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3153
$1619
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2857
$1248
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.82
$0.91
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.7
$27.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.6
$4.99
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$1.47
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$0.66
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
$1.33
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.96
$2.16
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.9
$5.53
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
$6.06
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.8
$7.91
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.04
$1.07
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$1.31
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.8
$1.14
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.95
$1.62
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$0.67
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
$0.98
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.16
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$4.55
$1.73
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.7
$4.82
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
$0.96
🚬 Cigarette pack
$12.5
$3.34
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
$4.85
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$8.08
$3.12
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.75
$1.04
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.05
$1.37
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$61.3
$33.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$5.12
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$60.8
$22.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$18.5
$4.82
👖 Brand Jeans
$57.9
$67.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82
$73.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$930
$157
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12409
$6098

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$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

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Distance City Cost of living
29 km or 18 mi Cetinje
$587
39 km or 24 mi Budva
$774
40 km or 25 mi Bar
$607
41 km or 25 mi Kotor
$753
46 km or 28 mi Shkoder
$478
58 km or 36 mi Ulcinj
$589
58 km or 36 mi Plav
$656
63 km or 39 mi Mojkovac
$585
67 km or 42 mi Berane
$529
87 km or 54 mi Cavtat
$808
97 km or 61 mi Dubrovnik
$1016
125 km or 77 mi Kamez
$489
125 km or 78 mi Durres
$518
129 km or 80 mi Novi Pazar
$445
132 km or 82 mi Tirana
$762
140 km or 87 mi Mitrovica
$386
148 km or 92 mi Tetovo
$478
156 km or 97 mi Mostar
$590
158 km or 98 mi Pristina
$534
162 km or 101 mi Elbasan
$541
173 km or 107 mi Sarajevo
$626
184 km or 114 mi Cacak
$452
186 km or 115 mi Skopje
$598
193 km or 120 mi Fier
$468
195 km or 121 mi Ohrid
$400
201 km or 125 mi Berat
$411
204 km or 127 mi Kumanovo
$481
209 km or 130 mi Valjevo
$407
221 km or 138 mi Kragujevac
$468
222 km or 138 mi Vlore
$447
222 km or 138 mi Veles
$401
225 km or 140 mi Zenica
$474
225 km or 140 mi Prilep
$388
228 km or 142 mi Brindisi
$950
232 km or 144 mi Bitola
$436
236 km or 146 mi Nis
$512
236 km or 147 mi Ostuni
$1000
238 km or 148 mi Korce
$659
238 km or 148 mi Tuzla
$565
244 km or 152 mi Hvar
$807