Historical Prices in San Jose, 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)
2023 29.00 150.00 13.00
2022 18.00 78.01 9.29
2021 18.00 65.00 -
2020 15.00 60.00 -
2019 18.00 72.50 9.75
2018 17.21 60.00 8.00
2017 15.00 60.00 8.00
2016 13.00 60.00 7.75
2015 12.00 50.00 7.00
2014 10.00 50.00 7.00
2013 10.00 50.00 6.00
2012 12.50 70.00 6.00
2011 15.99 67.50 6.25
2010 10.00 27.50 6.00
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)
2023 12.00 13.00 3.43 2.91 6.65
2022 7.00 7.00 2.77 2.37 5.12
2021 9.00 - 1.95 2.10 4.76
2020 7.00 8.00 2.80 1.84 4.81
2019 7.00 8.50 2.55 1.90 4.58
2018 5.00 7.00 1.78 1.75 4.12
2017 6.12 7.00 2.16 1.79 3.90
2016 5.00 6.00 1.75 1.52 4.27
2015 4.00 5.25 1.69 1.40 4.18
2014 4.00 5.00 1.75 1.42 4.65
2013 4.00 5.00 1.54 1.24 3.64
2012 4.99 5.00 1.76 1.10 3.75
2011 5.00 7.50 2.05 1.92 3.75
2010 4.00 5.00 1.19 1.06 -

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)
2023 1.32 5.20 5.70 - 1.77 -
2022 1.47 4.70 4.21 2.14 2.49 2.23
2021 1.24 3.78 3.71 1.07 - -
2020 1.15 2.94 3.00 1.99 - -
2019 1.33 3.43 3.25 - - -
2018 1.08 - - - - -
2017 1.17 3.41 3.40 - - -
2016 1.01 3.31 4.25 1.75 - -
2015 1.08 3.32 3.48 - - -
2014 - 2.92 3.00 - - -
2013 1.26 3.50 3.31 - - -
2012 1.10 2.87 2.60 1.50 2.25 4.00
2011 2.50 3.59 3.59 3.00 5.00 7.00
2010 1.53 2.67 2.33 2.00 3.00 4.00
Year
Apples
(1kg)
Oranges
(1kg)
Potato
(1kg)
Lettuce
(1 head)
Rice
(white),
(1kg)
Tomato
(1kg)
Banana
(1kg)
Onion
(1kg)
2023 5.97 - - - - - 1.70 -
2022 6.05 4.24 3.51 2.69 6.85 5.52 2.43 3.06
2021 4.74 3.45 1.93 1.75 2.83 3.78 1.70 -
2020 3.04 2.24 2.14 1.64 3.52 2.76 1.97 1.93
2019 - - - - - - - -
2018 - - - - - - - -
2017 4.40 - - - - - - -
2016 4.52 4.35 3.36 1.43 - - 1.80 -
2015 4.07 - - - 3.14 - 2.33 -
2014 5.01 5.20 3.91 1.66 - 4.48 - -
2013 3.87 - 1.70 1.67 5.51 - - -
2012 3.42 3.14 1.60 1.25 2.00 2.50 - -
2011 3.62 2.00 1.66 2.20 - - - -
2010 - - - - - - - -
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)
2023 15.97 - - - -
2022 14.48 16.00 - 12.02 19.48
2021 - 12.00 - - -
2020 - 15.00 - 13.41 16.53
2019 - - - - -
2018 - - - - -
2017 - - - - -
2016 - 10.00 - 10.95 -
2015 11.82 10.00 6.00 7.67 -
2014 - 12.00 - - -
2013 - 13.50 - 10.34 -
2012 8.31 14.00 6.00 8.51 -
2011 4.41 9.50 6.50 5.51 -
2010 8.61 12.00 6.00 9.74 -

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
2023 2917.08 2732.00 5492.22 4213.33
2022 2547.42 2255.00 4187.50 3737.50
2021 2412.31 2010.17 4560.00 3977.78
2020 2626.89 2371.19 4056.12 3689.07
2019 2684.54 2217.88 4260.45 3810.52
2018 2461.85 2197.49 3620.92 3369.23
2017 2369.19 2142.38 3833.33 3450.77
2016 2480.49 2108.65 3756.50 3317.19
2015 2378.10 2058.18 3660.71 3248.89
2014 1930.00 1808.33 4566.67 3500.00
2013 2114.00 1716.67 2819.00 2360.00
2012 1714.29 1441.67 3280.00 2716.67
2011 1866.67 1325.00 3950.00 3333.33
2010 1400.00 1150.00 2800.00 1883.33

Buy Apartment Price

Year
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
in City Centre
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
Outside of Centre
2023 15212.99 12163.22
2022 - -
2021 - -
2020 12336.93 7672.46
2019 9152.55 7205.57
2018 8629.06 7021.00
2017 - -
2016 6728.47 5004.32
2015 6699.34 6429.64
2014 - -
2013 3785.31 3665.51
2012 4305.56 2826.39
2011 - -
2010 3767.37 1754.59

Salaries And Financing

Year
Average Monthly Net Salary
(After Tax)
2023 7518.63
2022 6710.33
2021 7569.92
2020 6603.33
2019 5823.53
2018 6501.41
2017 4545.00
2016 5124.12
2015 4583.14
2014 4100.00
2013 4510.25
2012 4375.00
2011 2900.00
2010 4150.00

Transportation

Year
One-way Ticket
(Local Transport)
Gasoline
(1 liter)
2023 - 1.29
2022 2.75 1.49
2021 2.50 1.16
2020 2.75 0.89
2019 2.50 1.00
2018 2.25 0.95
2017 2.00 0.82
2016 2.00 0.74
2015 2.00 0.81
2014 2.00 1.05
2013 - 1.04
2012 2.00 1.06
2011 - 1.07
2010 2.00 0.81
Year
Monthly Pass
(Regular Price)
2023 -
2022 -
2021 120.00
2020 90.00
2019 90.00
2018 80.00
2017 -
2016 70.00
2015 70.00
2014 -
2013 70.00
2012 -
2011 -
2010 27.50

Salaries And Financing

Year
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages
(%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
2023 6.43
2022 5.25
2021 3.14
2020 3.53
2019 4.09
2018 4.31
2017 3.82
2016 3.91
2015 4.11
2014 -
2013 4.37
2012 4.50
2011 5.00
2010 5.29

Utilities (Monthly)

Year
Basic
(Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
Internet
(60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data
2023 387.25 99.53 46.71
2022 244.78 81.60 -
2021 224.60 68.75 -
2020 126.78 58.78 -
2019 134.51 62.73 -
2018 129.26 61.09 -
2017 118.80 61.83 -
2016 147.07 51.80 -
2015 118.33 49.64 -
2014 - 43.75 -
2013 200.74 44.40 -
2012 138.96 52.50 -
2011 350.00 48.33 -
2010 120.00 45.75 -

Sports And Leisure

Year
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
Tennis Court Rent
(1 Hour on Weekend)
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
2023 113.57 - 17.25
2022 63.75 - 14.50
2021 75.75 - 15.00
2020 43.00 - 15.00
2019 47.73 - 15.00
2018 37.58 - 13.00
2017 38.18 - 12.50
2016 37.58 - 13.00
2015 37.00 - 12.00
2014 34.00 - 12.00
2013 37.25 - 11.50
2012 31.66 29.99 11.00
2011 25.33 - 10.50
2010 37.50 25.00 11.12

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
2023 57.59 61.86 119.00 173.14
2022 49.00 43.80 77.29 99.00
2021 42.86 32.75 91.75 107.50
2020 41.56 35.11 71.92 97.56
2019 48.26 46.00 76.65 101.36
2018 42.16 35.76 74.90 76.67
2017 53.21 46.67 69.55 83.33
2016 42.71 35.00 67.09 87.90
2015 47.53 32.57 72.27 109.36
2014 30.00 - 55.00 -
2013 51.00 - 78.75 -
2012 46.67 30.00 73.33 95.00
2011 51.50 25.00 100.00 120.00
2010 50.00 36.00 80.00 100.00
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