Cost of Living Comparison Between Brussels and Valencia 

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Consumer Prices in Valencia are 29.91% lower than in Brussels (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Valencia are 29.24% lower than in Brussels
Rent Prices in Valencia are 27.52% lower than in Brussels
Restaurant Prices in Valencia are 40.95% lower than in Brussels
Groceries Prices in Valencia are 32.13% lower than in Brussels
Local Purchasing Power in Valencia is 20.10% lower than in Brussels
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Restaurants
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 € 9.00 €      -43.75 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 35.00 €      -41.67 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 € 7.00 €      -22.22 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 € 2.00 €      -50.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 € 3.00 €      -25.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.16 € 1.69 €      -46.58 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.44 € 1.61 €      -33.96 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.30 € 1.16 €      -49.45 %
Markets
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.88 € 2.70 €      -30.37 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.53 € 0.75 €      -50.91 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.92 € 0.39 €      -57.29 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.78 € 1.77 €      -36.48 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.69 € 3.47 €      -38.92 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.07 € 2.85 €      -30.01 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.00 € 4.66 €      -22.35 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.04 € 0.77 €      -26.07 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.83 € 0.65 €      -21.72 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.12 € 0.69 €      -38.50 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.03 € 0.75 €      -26.92 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.68 € 0.48 €      -30.00 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.64 € 0.61 €      -5.44 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.24 € 0.93 €      -24.83 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.12 € 0.42 €      -62.51 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 € 4.00 €      -42.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.54 € 0.98 €      -36.29 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.88 € 1.11 €      -40.82 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.70 € 5.10 €      -23.88 %
Transportation
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.30 € 1.50 €      -34.78 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 € 42.00 €      -16.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.25 € 4.00 €      -5.88 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.12 € 1.74 €      -44.33 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 € 19.75 €      -34.17 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.28 € 4.83 €      -8.61 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,540.00 € 17,000.00 €      -27.78 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,260.00 € 19,775.00 €      -11.16 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 123.17 € 121.33 €      -1.49 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.21 € 0.14 €      -35.94 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 42.87 € 37.22 €      -13.18 %
Sports And Leisure
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.32 € 30.17 €      +2.88 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.43 € 12.00 €      -41.26 %
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 745.00 € 464.09 €      -37.71 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,275.56 € 6,733.33 €      -68.35 %
Clothing And Shoes
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 76.52 € 71.85 €      -6.10 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.45 € 34.37 €      -0.25 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.46 € 67.73 €      -13.68 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 115.20 € 87.89 €      -23.70 %
Rent Per Month
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 848.44 € 755.00 €      -11.01 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 690.18 € 514.29 €      -25.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,510.34 € 1,113.46 €      -26.28 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,261.50 € 741.66 €      -41.21 %
Buy Apartment Price
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 314.94 € 258.51 €      -17.92 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 245.51 € 137.81 €      -43.87 %
Salaries And Financing
Brussels Edit Valencia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,480.80 € 1,402.69 €      -43.46 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.64 2.27      +38.43 %
Last update: January 2021January 2021
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