Historical Prices in San Diego, CA

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Restaurants

Year
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
Meal for 2 People,
Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
McMeal at McDonalds
(or Equivalent Combo Meal)
2020 17.00 75.00 9.00
2019 15.00 60.00 7.50
2018 15.00 60.00 7.75
2017 15.00 57.50 7.25
2016 14.00 55.00 7.00
2015 12.99 60.00 7.00
2014 11.00 55.00 7.75
2013 10.00 52.50 7.00
2012 10.00 55.00 6.25
2011 10.00 60.00 7.00
Year
Domestic Beer
(0.5 liter draught)
Imported Beer
(0.33 liter bottle)
Coke/Pepsi
(0.33 liter bottle)
Water
(0.33 liter bottle)
Cappuccino
(regular)
2020 6.00 8.00 1.90 1.66 4.31
2019 6.00 7.00 2.03 1.62 4.37
2018 6.00 6.75 1.99 1.54 4.41
2017 6.00 7.00 1.87 1.63 4.08
2016 5.00 6.50 1.61 1.28 3.88
2015 5.00 7.00 1.67 1.25 3.64
2014 3.75 5.00 1.65 1.39 4.21
2013 3.75 6.00 1.54 1.55 3.59
2012 4.50 5.50 1.56 1.52 3.67
2011 4.00 5.00 1.76 1.77 3.58

Markets

Year
Milk
(regular),
(1 liter)
Loaf of Fresh White Bread
(500g)
Eggs
(regular)
(12)
Water
(1.5 liter bottle)
Domestic Beer
(0.5 liter bottle)
Imported Beer
(0.33 liter bottle)
2020 1.00 3.65 3.24 1.99 3.21 2.43
2019 0.95 4.13 3.75 - - -
2018 0.96 3.28 3.32 1.61 - -
2017 0.86 2.94 2.77 2.11 - -
2016 0.92 3.28 3.21 2.15 - -
2015 0.98 2.70 4.12 2.00 - -
2014 1.02 2.57 3.11 1.19 - -
2013 0.97 2.63 2.59 1.50 - -
2012 1.02 2.28 2.66 2.00 3.67 5.42
2011 0.92 2.50 2.50 2.00 2.50 3.25
Year
Apples
(1kg)
Oranges
(1kg)
Potato
(1kg)
Lettuce
(1 head)
Rice
(white),
(1kg)
Tomato
(1kg)
Banana
(1kg)
Onion
(1kg)
2020 4.39 4.06 2.94 1.73 4.73 4.63 2.26 2.84
2019 - - - - 4.13 - - -
2018 3.69 2.27 2.25 1.15 4.57 3.56 1.74 2.02
2017 3.18 2.04 2.39 1.65 3.17 3.67 1.60 2.07
2016 3.76 2.60 2.73 1.53 3.72 3.43 1.97 2.64
2015 4.15 4.01 3.52 1.67 3.67 3.63 2.35 2.19
2014 3.39 3.69 1.80 1.26 2.95 3.14 - -
2013 - 4.77 - 1.11 4.11 - - -
2012 2.14 1.77 1.59 1.30 4.67 2.19 - -
2011 2.99 4.30 1.26 1.25 - - - -
Year
Local Cheese
(1kg)
Bottle of Wine
(Mid-Range)
Cigarettes 20 Pack
(Marlboro)
Chicken Fillets
(1kg)
Beef Round
(1kg)
(or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
2020 12.09 13.00 10.00 12.62 13.76
2019 11.13 - - 10.47 -
2018 11.03 12.00 8.00 8.54 11.02
2017 11.08 15.00 8.00 8.91 13.06
2016 13.23 12.00 6.00 8.87 12.77
2015 9.76 12.00 6.50 8.31 10.71
2014 13.96 11.00 5.42 9.10 -
2013 13.82 - 5.92 - -
2012 8.51 10.50 5.00 3.81 -
2011 13.96 10.00 5.00 6.95 -

Rent Per Month

Year
Apartment
(1 bedroom)
in City Centre
Apartment
(1 bedroom)
Outside of Centre
Apartment
(3 bedrooms)
in City Centre
Apartment
(3 bedrooms)
Outside of Centre
2020 2198.98 1746.41 3663.25 2966.65
2019 2011.83 1637.05 3577.38 2743.06
2018 1922.61 1531.48 3197.22 2497.34
2017 1825.88 1388.58 3115.00 2506.22
2016 1807.79 1361.86 2867.97 2352.78
2015 1660.62 1288.54 2797.70 2275.81
2014 1625.00 1226.25 3014.29 2361.88
2013 1300.00 1015.00 2514.29 1850.00
2012 1233.33 1125.00 2583.33 1866.67
2011 1400.00 1087.50 2166.67 1950.00

Buy Apartment Price

Year
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
in City Centre
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
Outside of Centre
2020 10437.98 4320.86
2019 5773.74 3924.23
2018 5998.82 4214.92
2017 5320.11 3509.94
2016 5194.12 3217.47
2015 4739.79 3083.45
2014 - -
2013 2137.40 -
2012 3435.07 3325.00
2011 3435.07 3325.00

Salaries And Financing

Year
Average Monthly Net Salary
(After Tax)
2020 5252.81
2019 4491.90
2018 4209.18
2017 4006.57
2016 3610.22
2015 2831.78
2014 2883.60
2013 3895.00
2012 3812.50
2011 3250.00

Transportation

Year
One-way Ticket
(Local Transport)
Gasoline
(1 liter)
2020 2.50 0.89
2019 2.50 1.00
2018 2.50 0.96
2017 2.50 0.80
2016 2.50 0.75
2015 2.50 0.85
2014 2.75 1.04
2013 2.50 1.00
2012 2.25 1.04
2011 2.50 1.03
Year
Monthly Pass
(Regular Price)
2020 72.00
2019 72.00
2018 72.00
2017 72.00
2016 72.00
2015 72.00
2014 -
2013 -
2012 72.50
2011 72.00

Salaries And Financing

Year
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages
(%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
2020 3.44
2019 4.17
2018 4.13
2017 4.05
2016 3.90
2015 4.19
2014 4.09
2013 4.00
2012 3.67
2011 4.83

Utilities (Monthly)

Year
Basic
(Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
Internet
(60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
2020 129.49 62.94
2019 138.00 63.61
2018 121.54 67.55
2017 114.19 60.88
2016 112.89 53.83
2015 108.59 49.94
2014 122.12 48.38
2013 156.46 45.00
2012 178.75 37.75
2011 291.67 45.25

Sports And Leisure

Year
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
Tennis Court Rent
(1 Hour on Weekend)
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
2020 42.21 17.33 14.75
2019 36.31 18.00 14.00
2018 38.90 15.00 14.00
2017 36.45 24.14 13.00
2016 34.32 18.75 12.50
2015 36.53 23.92 12.00
2014 50.00 - 12.50
2013 36.00 - 12.00
2012 44.30 25.00 10.00
2011 35.00 - 10.00

Clothing And Shoes

Year
1 Pair of Jeans
(Levis 501 Or Similar)
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store
(Zara, H&M, ...)
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes
(Mid-Range)
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
2020 57.95 47.16 82.84 109.81
2019 47.11 33.90 75.97 110.28
2018 46.53 33.98 78.61 110.36
2017 45.07 38.67 77.09 99.05
2016 43.07 39.39 74.31 100.34
2015 50.12 34.62 80.54 95.50
2014 47.17 34.32 79.99 -
2013 51.25 35.00 83.33 99.75
2012 52.50 25.00 83.33 80.00
2011 38.33 40.00 63.33 55.00
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