Cost of Living Comparison Between Dublin and Limerick 

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Cost of Living in Limerick is 16.5% lower than in Dublin (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Limerick is 21.9% lower than in Dublin
Rent Prices in Limerick are 29.7% lower than in Dublin
Restaurant Prices in Limerick are 15.0% lower than in Dublin
Groceries Prices in Limerick are 8.5% lower than in Dublin
Local Purchasing Power in Limerick is 1.4% higher than in Dublin
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Restaurants
Dublin Edit Limerick Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 € 16.99 €      -15.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 € 75.00 €      -16.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 € 9.00 €      -10.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 € 5.80 €      -10.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.50 € 5.25 €      -19.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.01 € 3.58 €      -10.6 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.34 € 1.90 €      -18.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.84 € 1.60 €      -13.2 %
Markets
Dublin Edit Limerick Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.87 € 4.30 €      -11.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.50 € 1.15 €      -23.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.75 € 0.67 €      -10.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.77 € 3.77 €      0.0 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.36 € 2.87 €      -14.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.33 € 4.33 €      0.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.01 € 5.01 €      0.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.14 € 1.00 €      -12.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.86 € 0.86 €      0.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.22 € 1.06 €      -12.9 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.59 € 1.10 €      -31.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.81 € 0.81 €      0.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.66 € 0.57 €      -13.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.14 € 0.93 €      -18.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.59 € 1.29 €      -18.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 € 12.00 €      0.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.89 € 2.42 €      -16.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.07 € 2.80 €      -31.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 16.35 € 15.50 €      -5.2 %
Transportation
Dublin Edit Limerick Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 € 2.00 €      0.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 116.67 € 40.00 €      -65.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 € 4.50 €      0.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 € 1.83 €      -43.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.50 € 32.50 €      0.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.69 € 6.69 €      0.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,675.00 € 36,675.00 €      0.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,443.95 € 33,443.95 €      0.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Dublin Edit Limerick Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 272.28 € 162.86 €      -40.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 22.27 € 19.70 €      -11.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.87 € 51.25 €      -1.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Dublin Edit Limerick Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.70 € 47.08 €      +0.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.18 € 0.00 €      -100.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 € 11.00 €      -12.0 %
Childcare
Dublin Edit Limerick Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,252.08 € 826.80 €      -34.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,375.00 € 2,000.00 €      -78.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
Dublin Edit Limerick Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 86.47 € 50.00 €      -42.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.38 € 35.00 €      -6.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 87.43 € 81.25 €      -7.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.85 € 68.33 €      -30.2 %
Rent Per Month
Dublin Edit Limerick Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,032.77 € 1,583.33 €      -22.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,758.33 € 1,375.00 €      -21.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,430.19 € 2,280.00 €      -33.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,842.68 € 1,840.00 €      -35.3 %
Buy Apartment Price
Dublin Edit Limerick Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 646.27 € 277.93 €      -57.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 499.47 € 240.04 €      -51.9 %
Salaries And Financing
Dublin Edit Limerick Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,225.64 € 2,555.26 €      -20.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.54 4.08      -10.3 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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