Cost of Living Comparison Between Milan and Palermo 

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Consumer Prices in Palermo are 22.19% lower than in Milan (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Palermo are 36.80% lower than in Milan
Rent Prices in Palermo are 65.36% lower than in Milan
Restaurant Prices in Palermo are 35.92% lower than in Milan
Groceries Prices in Palermo are 27.49% lower than in Milan
Local Purchasing Power in Palermo is 10.21% higher than in Milan
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Restaurants
Milan Edit Palermo Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 9.25 €      -38.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 € 40.00 €      -42.86 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 7.00 €      -12.50 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 € 4.00 €      -20.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 € 3.00 €      -40.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.62 € 1.48 €      -8.58 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.51 € 1.75 €      -30.39 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.32 € 0.98 €      -25.84 %
Markets
Milan Edit Palermo Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.55 € 3.48 €      -23.64 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.52 € 1.05 €      -30.89 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.02 € 0.75 €      -26.43 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.02 € 1.96 €      -35.15 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.97 € 4.76 €      -20.21 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.15 € 3.09 €      -25.53 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.73 € 5.27 €      -31.76 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.92 € 0.84 €      -8.30 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.83 € 0.60 €      -27.82 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.97 € 0.43 €      -56.20 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.08 € 0.45 €      -58.00 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.67 € 0.35 €      -48.00 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.61 € 0.46 €      -24.70 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.02 € 1.17 €      +14.94 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.50 € 0.27 €      -46.01 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 € 4.50 €      -25.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.46 € 1.10 €      -24.74 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.23 € 1.54 €      -30.86 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.70 € 5.80 €      +1.75 %
Transportation
Milan Edit Palermo Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 € 1.50 €      -25.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 39.00 € 32.00 €      -17.95 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 € 10.00 €      +66.67 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.17 € 1.35 €      -37.78 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 € 19.00 €      -36.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.86 € 5.69 €      -2.88 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,500.00 € 22,000.00 €      -6.38 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,065.62 € 21,200.00 €      -11.91 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Milan Edit Palermo Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 168.80 € 158.89 €      -5.87 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 € 0.12 €      -35.16 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 28.06 € 27.14 €      -3.26 %
Sports And Leisure
Milan Edit Palermo Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 56.16 € 43.57 €      -22.42 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.18 € 33.43 €      +22.98 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 € 8.25 €      -17.50 %
Childcare
Milan Edit Palermo Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 637.20 € 290.00 €      -54.49 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,961.54 € 8,166.67 €      -41.51 %
Clothing And Shoes
Milan Edit Palermo Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 78.69 € 81.11 €      +3.08 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.22 € 29.39 €      -8.80 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.57 € 86.29 €      +4.50 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 121.58 € 105.62 €      -13.12 %
Rent Per Month
Milan Edit Palermo Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,088.27 € 466.67 €      -57.12 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 749.43 € 314.44 €      -58.04 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,456.25 € 725.00 €      -70.48 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,545.31 € 515.33 €      -66.65 %
Buy Apartment Price
Milan Edit Palermo Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 708.62 € 207.29 €      -70.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 328.43 € 106.84 €      -67.47 %
Salaries And Financing
Milan Edit Palermo Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,667.12 € 1,161.11 €      -30.35 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.71 1.91      +11.77 %
Last update: July 2021July 2021
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