Cost of Living in Calgary Compared to Oakville Ontario

Thinking of making the move from Oakville to Calgary?

Calgary, Alberta is home to more than 1.3 million people. Calgary has been ranked as the #1 most Liveable City in North America and the 5th most liveable city in the world. Calgary has the highest head office concentration per capita in Canada and is the #1 most cost-competitive city for research and development operations. Calgary is among the top 10 global cities for family friendliness.


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Cost of Living

Assuming you rent in both cities, would need ~$5,473.02 in Calgary, Alberta in order to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with ~$6,600.00 in Oakville, Ontario.

The cost of living can be broken down to several categories:
Consumer Prives (11.02% Lower in Calgary than Oakville)
Rent Prices (29.67% Lower in Calgary than Oakville)
Restaurant Prices (5.35% Lower in Calgary than Oakville)
Grocery Prices (20.73% Lower in Calgary than Oakville)
Local Purchasing Power (88.94% Higher than in Oakville)

Source: Numbeo.com

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Calgary Attractions

Known for hosting the Calgary Stampede, “the greatest outdoor show on Earth," Calgary, is also home to the famous Canada Olympic Park (COP) and the Calgary tower. Just a short drive to Canada’s Rocky Mountains, and many spectacular sights and hiking trails such as Johnsons Canyon and Grassi Lake. As well as toursit town, Banff, complete with an large array of shopping, resturants, and the relaxing Banff hot springs.

Calgary offers over 20,000 acres of parkland through the city, including Fish Creek Provincial Park, Nose Hill, and Bowness Park. Calgary is home to many family friendly and educational attractions include the Calgary ZooHeritage ParkGlenbow Museum, and Calaway Park. For adults Calgary’s 17th Avenue strip, Calgary's Retail & Enterainment District is complete with many bars and entertainment venues. Entertainment for everyone!

 

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$309,900
Neighbourhood: Shawnee Slopes
2
Beds
2
Baths
49
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
1
Day on Site
A1219031
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Welcome home to the beautiful condo complex in Beacon Hill located in the beautiful community of Shawnee Slopes. This great complex is has loads of amenities including; carwash bay in the underground...
$975,000
Neighbourhood: Auburn Bay
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,855
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
2
Days on Site
A1213852
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OPEN CONCEPT l AESTHETICALLY PLEASING DESIGN l SOUTH FACING YARD l ORIGINAL OWNERS l
LAKE ACCESS l OVER 2850 SQ FT ABOVE GRADE l FLOORPLAN & VIRTUAL TOUR &...
$275,000
Neighbourhood: Arbour Lake
2
Beds
2
Baths
884
Sq.Ft.
2003
Year Built
2
Days on Site
A1219168
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Gorgeous two bedrooms plus den with two full bathrooms and underground parking in the fabulous well managed complex of Arbour Lake Landing. Very functional open floor plan with a kitchen and...
$240,000
Neighbourhood: Panorama Hills
2
Beds
2
Baths
899
Sq.Ft.
2008
Year Built
2
Days on Site
A1212939
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This 2 bed, 2 bath plus den has just been refreshed and move in ready. The entire unit was just painted, all carpets replaced, brand new oven, and new dishwasher being installed before possession!...
$439,900
Neighbourhood: Ranchlands
5
Beds
2
Baths
1,035
Sq.Ft.
1976
Year Built
2
Days on Site
A1218854
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Perfect for investors or for those looking to finally get into the market! Located in a quiet cul-de-sac with a playground, this beautifully maintained & charming home has many valuable possibilities...
Open 5/21
2952 Lindsay Dr SW Calgary, AB T2E 6A8
$999,900
Neighbourhood: Lakeview
5
Beds
3
Baths
1,319
Sq.Ft.
1963
Year Built
2
Days on Site
A1219028
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Beautifully Renovated, this incredible 5 Bedroom and 3 Bathroom home on a Quiet street and close to Schools features over 2500 square feet of Developed Living space and numerous upgrades in the...
$169,900
Neighbourhood: Crescent Heights
1
Beds
1
Baths
590
Sq.Ft.
1982
Year Built
2
Days on Site
A1219392
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Prime location in Crescent Heights. This top floor unit south facing with downtown views. A private sunny Balcony.
Beautiful hardwood floors , kitchen with maple cabinets and stainless steel...
$212,900
Neighbourhood: Saddle Ridge
2
Beds
1
Baths
981
Sq.Ft.
2009
Year Built
2
Days on Site
A1217642
MLS®
Are you looking to get into the owners box, or are you an Investor looking to start/add to your portfolio? No matter who you are, this home is the perfect opportunity for you to do either one of...
$869,900
Neighbourhood: Hamptons
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,572
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
2
Days on Site
A1218131
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Fabulous location backing west onto a GREEN BELT and walking path. Gorgeous 4 bedrooms on the upper level plus an office/computer room and a partial WALKOUT basement home in the sought-after...
Open 5/22
6701 29 Ave NE Calgary, AB T1Y 3Y4
$419,900
Neighbourhood: Pineridge
2
Beds
2
Baths
759
Sq.Ft.
1978
Year Built
2
Days on Site
A1219300
MLS®
Extensively renovated charming home with classy finish in elegant tones. Sparkling brand new flooring and paint , brand new baths and renovated kitchen with handsome appliance package oversize...
$194,600
Neighbourhood: Glamorgan
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,168
Sq.Ft.
1980
Year Built
2
Days on Site
A1219390
MLS®
Great Townhouse! Bright + open east facing with 3 bedrooms! This 1,168 + sq ft 3 Bedroom Townhouse is perfect for first time home buyer or savvy investor that appreciates location and value....
$299,900
Neighbourhood: Dalhousie
2
Beds
2
Baths
977
Sq.Ft.
1997
Year Built
2
Days on Site
A1218878
MLS®
Welcome to this 18+ Adult Living building, known as The Phoenician. Wonderfully maintained NorthWest Complex offers beautiful grounds, large outdoor BBQ area. media/theatre room, pool table room,...

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#115 8820 Blackfoot Trail SE
Calgary, AB T2J 3J1

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