Castries vs Zurich - Cost of Living Comparison

Castries Zurich
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1031
$2888
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2620
$7590
🏠 One person rent
$388
$1583
🏘️ Family rent
$786
$2961
🍽️ Food expenses
$456
$842
🚐 Transport expenses
$81.8
$226
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$985
$6994
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
1 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
3
78
😀 Quality of life
41
96
🏙️ Population
70K
434K

The cost of living in Castries is 64% less expensive than in Zurich. Cities ranked 4537th and 37th ($1031 vs $2888) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 3rd in Saint Lucia and Switzerland, respectively. Check Saint Lucia vs Switzerland comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months in Castries compared to 2.4 months in Zurich. Castries ranked 1st best city to live in Saint Lucia vs Zurich ranked 1st in Switzerland, while ranked 6983rd and 9th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Castries vs Zurich

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Castries Zurich
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.32
$22
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$63.3
$102
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.75
$15.3
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.02
$7.22
 Cappuccino
$2.49
$5.45
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08
$4.74
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$429
$1778
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$243
$1313
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$937
$3513
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$586
$2514
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.6
$126
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$63.6
$196
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66.2
$51.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.29%
1.38%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1454
$17058
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1017
$10213
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.93
$4.63
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$36.3
$91.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$39.3
$48.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.65
$2.13
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$3.09
$1.81
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.05
$3.12
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
$3.26
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.43
$7.18
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.56
$22
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
$27.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14
$51.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.68
$3.86
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
$2.86
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.46
$3.16
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.86
$3.81
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.56
$2.48
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
$2.43
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.9
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.2
$3.07
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.1
$15
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.42
$2.12
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.79
$8.96
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.14
$18.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.09
$5.84
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.15
$3.6
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$4.23
$3.31
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.2
$82.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$21
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45
$143
💇 Haircut, simple
$6.44
$43
👖 Brand Jeans
$69.8
$99.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$110
$112
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$170
$2852
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1853
$30929

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Cities near Castries

Distance City Cost of living
32 km or 20 mi Vieux Fort
$1095
66 km or 41 mi Fort-de-France
$1181
83 km or 51 mi Georgetown
$845
98 km or 61 mi Kingstown
$866
149 km or 93 mi Roseau
$943
172 km or 107 mi Holetown
$1268
180 km or 112 mi Bridgetown
$1262
181 km or 112 mi Portsmouth
$1233
222 km or 138 mi Grenville
$1000
234 km or 146 mi St. George's
$1018
234 km or 146 mi Basse-Terre
$1203
249 km or 155 mi Sainte-Anne
$1210
250 km or 156 mi Petit-Bourg
$1207
257 km or 160 mi Les Abymes
$1210
259 km or 161 mi Baie-Mahault
$1211
260 km or 162 mi Le Moule
$1208
316 km or 196 mi Scarborough
$1100
348 km or 216 mi All Saints
$1548
357 km or 222 mi St. John's
$1546
377 km or 234 mi Port of Spain
$1002
378 km or 235 mi San Juan
$908
392 km or 244 mi Chaguanas
$973
410 km or 255 mi Basseterre
$1177
415 km or 258 mi Cayon
$1221
418 km or 260 mi San Fernando
$928
445 km or 277 mi Carupano
$691
456 km or 283 mi La Asuncion
$682
461 km or 286 mi Porlamar
$589
497 km or 309 mi Philipsburg
$1845
526 km or 327 mi Cumana
$707
532 km or 330 mi Maturin
$980
563 km or 350 mi Tucupita
$679
577 km or 358 mi Saint Croix
$2457
578 km or 359 mi Puerto la Cruz
$749
586 km or 364 mi Lecheria
$688
590 km or 367 mi Barcelona
$701
626 km or 389 mi Road Town
$2248
635 km or 395 mi Anaco
$697
640 km or 398 mi Cantaura
$681
641 km or 399 mi Charlotte Amalie
$2366

Cities near Zurich

Distance City Cost of living
4.2 km or 2.6 mi Altstetten
$2409
6.4 km or 4 mi Dubendorf
$2465
11 km or 6.6 mi Dietikon
$2456
14 km or 8.6 mi Horgen
$2413
14 km or 8.6 mi Uster
$2417
16 km or 9.7 mi Bulach
$2414
19 km or 12 mi Wettingen
$2414
19 km or 12 mi Wadenswil
$2347
19 km or 12 mi Winterthur
$2492
20 km or 13 mi Wetzikon
$2408
20 km or 13 mi Baden
$2696
20 km or 13 mi Baar
$2533
23 km or 15 mi Zug
$2864
28 km or 17 mi Rapperswil-Jona
$2407
33 km or 21 mi Frauenfeld
$2230
36 km or 22 mi Schaffhausen
$2320
37 km or 23 mi Waldshut-Tiengen
$1214
37 km or 23 mi Aarau
$2267
38 km or 24 mi Emmen
$2413
40 km or 25 mi Wil
$2300
40 km or 25 mi Lucerne
$2419
43 km or 27 mi Kriens
$2478
48 km or 30 mi Singen
$1219
51 km or 32 mi Radolfzell
$1212
56 km or 35 mi Kreuzlingen
$2409
57 km or 36 mi Konstanz
$1521
60 km or 37 mi Rheinfelden
$1219
63 km or 39 mi St. Gallen
$1937
63 km or 39 mi Uberlingen
$1218
64 km or 40 mi Donaueschingen
$1220
70 km or 44 mi Riehen
$2310
71 km or 44 mi Tuttlingen
$1289
71 km or 44 mi Lorrach
$1217
74 km or 46 mi Weil am Rhein
$1214
74 km or 46 mi Basel
$2456
76 km or 47 mi Villingen-Schwenningen
$1245
77 km or 48 mi Saint-Louis
$1148
77 km or 48 mi Friedrichshafen
$1283
77 km or 48 mi Schaan
$2099
78 km or 48 mi Allschwil
$2408