Cost of Living Comparison Between Brussels and Valencia 

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Consumer Prices in Valencia are 28.59% lower than in Brussels (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Valencia are 28.64% lower than in Brussels
Rent Prices in Valencia are 28.78% lower than in Brussels
Restaurant Prices in Valencia are 33.09% lower than in Brussels
Groceries Prices in Valencia are 30.41% lower than in Brussels
Local Purchasing Power in Valencia is 18.27% lower than in Brussels
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Restaurants
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 10.00 €      -33.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 40.00 €      -33.33 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 € 7.00 €      -22.22 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 € 2.40 €      -40.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 € 3.00 €      -25.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.11 € 1.78 €      -42.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.34 € 1.66 €      -29.11 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.04 € 1.20 €      -41.35 %
Markets
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.76 € 2.69 €      -28.36 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.51 € 0.77 €      -48.62 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.85 € 0.42 €      -50.65 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.84 € 1.96 €      -30.87 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.63 € 3.70 €      -34.31 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.11 € 2.58 €      -37.27 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.72 € 4.66 €      -18.55 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.00 € 0.84 €      -16.00 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.82 € 0.68 €      -16.40 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.09 € 0.61 €      -43.65 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.05 € 0.80 €      -23.60 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.67 € 0.49 €      -27.26 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.64 € 0.66 €      +3.28 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.26 € 0.91 €      -27.82 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.09 € 0.46 €      -57.29 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 € 4.00 €      -42.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.71 € 0.98 €      -42.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 € 1.16 €      -42.44 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.80 € 5.10 €      -25.00 %
Transportation
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 € 1.50 €      -37.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 € 41.00 €      -18.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.94 € 4.00 €      -19.03 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.12 € 1.61 €      -48.45 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 € 19.75 €      -34.17 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.25 € 4.91 €      -6.41 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 € 16,000.00 €      -36.00 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,977.50 € 19,457.14 €      -15.32 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 128.26 € 123.17 €      -3.97 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.24 € 0.15 €      -37.76 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 43.97 € 37.41 €      -14.92 %
Sports And Leisure
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.17 € 30.74 €      -10.03 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.50 € 11.14 €      -45.64 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 € 8.00 €      -33.33 %
Childcare
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 771.73 € 483.89 €      -37.30 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,435.00 € 7,342.86 €      -65.74 %
Clothing And Shoes
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 76.52 € 65.00 €      -15.06 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.45 € 33.79 €      -1.94 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.26 € 66.32 €      -16.33 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 115.00 € 91.67 €      -20.29 %
Rent Per Month
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 847.78 € 726.36 €      -14.32 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 690.62 € 510.87 €      -26.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,536.36 € 1,120.00 €      -27.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,274.78 € 740.46 €      -41.91 %
Buy Apartment Price
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 339.12 € 253.08 €      -25.37 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 261.63 € 124.39 €      -52.46 %
Salaries And Financing
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,422.97 € 1,413.06 €      -41.68 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.56 2.19      +40.48 %
Last update: April 2021May 2021
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