Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and Lille 

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Consumer Prices in Lille are 18.2% lower than in Paris (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lille are 27.7% lower than in Paris
Rent Prices in Lille are 46.8% lower than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in Lille are 21.4% lower than in Paris
Groceries Prices in Lille are 20.7% lower than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in Lille is 11.1% higher than in Paris
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Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 € 14.00 €      -22.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 € 62.50 €      -16.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 € 10.00 €      -16.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 € 6.00 €      -14.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 € 5.00 €      -28.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.33 € 2.95 €      -31.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.39 € 1.98 €      -41.5 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.70 € 1.71 €      -36.6 %
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.47 € 4.75 €      -13.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.56 € 1.16 €      -25.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.04 € 1.07 €      +3.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.57 € 3.56 €      -22.2 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.59 € 7.90 €      -17.6 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.45 € 5.79 €      -10.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.92 € 6.27 €      -36.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.44 € 1.30 €      -10.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.04 € 0.86 €      -17.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.56 € 0.96 €      -38.8 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.81 € 1.05 €      -41.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.00 € 0.84 €      -16.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.08 € 0.86 €      -20.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.53 € 1.30 €      -15.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.89 € 1.00 €      +12.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 € 6.99 €      -12.6 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.36 € 1.88 €      -20.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.52 € 2.02 €      -42.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 € 11.50 €      -4.2 %
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.12 € 1.80 €      -15.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 85.00 € 55.00 €      -35.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.25 € 2.10 €      -66.4 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.11 € 2.86 €      -7.8 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 46.00 € 28.20 €      -38.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.15 € 6.67 €      -6.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 € 32,395.00 €      +8.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,332.22 € 26,245.00 €      -13.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 214.91 € 161.81 €      -24.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 15.95 € 25.60 €      +60.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.44 € 29.22 €      -0.7 %
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.14 € 39.17 €      +2.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.86 € 11.67 €      -30.8 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 € 11.00 €      -15.4 %
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 769.50 € 662.50 €      -13.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,222.22 € 7,425.00 €      -51.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 92.31 € 116.67 €      +26.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.60 € 36.67 €      -9.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 100.08 € 68.33 €      -31.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 140.59 € 105.00 €      -25.3 %
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,402.05 € 735.00 €      -47.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 957.75 € 619.00 €      -35.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,022.32 € 1,612.50 €      -46.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,174.04 € 1,050.00 €      -51.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,105.92 € 696.77 €      -37.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 791.27 € 650.32 €      -17.8 %
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,818.95 € 2,264.29 €      -19.7 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.77 3.50      -7.0 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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