Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and Marseille 

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Consumer Prices in Marseille are 15.51% lower than in Paris (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Marseille are 27.48% lower than in Paris
Rent Prices in Marseille are 50.82% lower than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in Marseille are 20.59% lower than in Paris
Groceries Prices in Marseille are 12.26% lower than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in Marseille is 18.76% higher than in Paris
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Restaurants
Paris Edit Marseille Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 12.00 €      -20.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 50.00 €      -16.67 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 € 9.00 €      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.75 € 5.00 €      -25.93 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 € 4.00 €      -33.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.77 € 2.38 €      -37.07 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.87 € 1.81 €      -36.93 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 € 1.02 €      -46.58 %
Markets
Paris Edit Marseille Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.22 € 4.68 €      +10.83 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.82 € 1.62 €      -11.17 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.90 € 0.78 €      -13.43 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.76 € 3.54 €      -5.77 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.36 € 3.63 €      -56.58 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.76 € 3.97 €      -31.15 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.00 € 11.00 €      +22.18 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.20 € 1.09 €      -9.51 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.87 € 0.75 €      -13.46 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.19 € 1.08 €      -9.33 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.43 € 1.08 €      -23.92 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.88 € 0.87 €      -1.57 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.02 € 0.88 €      -13.02 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.40 € 1.28 €      -8.15 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.82 € 0.57 €      -31.17 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 € 7.00 €      -12.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.79 € 2.17 €      +21.17 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.52 € 2.33 €      -7.41 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 € 10.00 €      0.00 %
Transportation
Paris Edit Marseille Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.90 € 1.80 €      -5.26 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 € 49.50 €      -34.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 € 6.00 €      +20.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.86 € 2.43 €      -14.93 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 45.00 € 28.00 €      -37.78 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.02 € 5.99 €      -0.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 € 20,000.00 €      -4.76 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,104.17 € 18,333.33 €      -26.97 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Paris Edit Marseille Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 181.17 € 120.23 €      -33.64 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 € 0.11 €      -32.21 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.28 € 28.38 €      -3.10 %
Sports And Leisure
Paris Edit Marseille Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.96 € 28.10 €      -23.97 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.32 € 18.33 €      +5.82 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 € 12.00 €      0.00 %
Childcare
Paris Edit Marseille Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 792.86 € 750.00 €      -5.41 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,125.00 € 10,875.00 €      -28.10 %
Clothing And Shoes
Paris Edit Marseille Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 96.29 € 55.67 €      -42.19 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.23 € 28.70 €      -20.77 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 91.09 € 80.00 €      -12.18 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 144.62 € 126.00 €      -12.87 %
Rent Per Month
Paris Edit Marseille Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,251.94 € 628.89 €      -49.77 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 885.26 € 541.25 €      -38.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,689.10 € 1,168.75 €      -56.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,810.06 € 925.00 €      -48.90 %
Buy Apartment Price
Paris Edit Marseille Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,158.28 € 321.44 €      -72.25 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 853.00 € 269.42 €      -68.42 %
Salaries And Financing
Paris Edit Marseille Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,819.11 € 2,427.81 €      -13.88 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.25 1.73      +39.11 %
Last update: January 2022January 2022
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