Cost of Living Comparison Between Geneva and Alicante 

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Cost of Living in Alicante is 54.9% lower than in Geneva (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Alicante is 59.0% lower than in Geneva
Rent Prices in Alicante are 66.6% lower than in Geneva
Restaurant Prices in Alicante are 55.9% lower than in Geneva
Groceries Prices in Alicante are 61.7% lower than in Geneva
Local Purchasing Power in Alicante is 43.4% lower than in Geneva
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Restaurants
Geneva Edit Alicante Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 Fr.
(25.36 €)
12.81 Fr.
(13.00 €)
     -48.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 Fr.
(121.75 €)
44.35 Fr.
(45.00 €)
     -63.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.50 Fr.
(15.73 €)
8.23 Fr.
(8.35 €)
     -46.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 Fr.
(8.12 €)
2.71 Fr.
(2.75 €)
     -66.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 Fr.
(7.10 €)
3.45 Fr.
(3.50 €)
     -50.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.76 Fr.
(4.83 €)
1.87 Fr.
(1.90 €)
     -60.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.30 Fr.
(4.36 €)
1.73 Fr.
(1.76 €)
     -59.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.73 Fr.
(3.79 €)
1.54 Fr.
(1.56 €)
     -58.7 %
Markets
Geneva Edit Alicante Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.37 Fr.
(6.46 €)
4.07 Fr.
(4.13 €)
     -36.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.09 Fr.
(3.14 €)
1.11 Fr.
(1.13 €)
     -64.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.82 Fr.
(1.85 €)
0.55 Fr.
(0.56 €)
     -69.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.54 Fr.
(6.64 €)
2.36 Fr.
(2.40 €)
     -63.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.78 Fr.
(9.92 €)
4.38 Fr.
(4.44 €)
     -55.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 11.61 Fr.
(11.78 €)
3.05 Fr.
(3.09 €)
     -73.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 19.63 Fr.
(19.92 €)
5.68 Fr.
(5.76 €)
     -71.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.43 Fr.
(1.45 €)
0.80 Fr.
(0.81 €)
     -44.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.00 Fr.
(1.01 €)
0.70 Fr.
(0.71 €)
     -29.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.21 Fr.
(1.23 €)
0.60 Fr.
(0.61 €)
     -50.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.41 Fr.
(2.45 €)
0.92 Fr.
(0.93 €)
     -62.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.00 Fr.
(1.02 €)
0.60 Fr.
(0.61 €)
     -39.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.96 Fr.
(0.97 €)
0.44 Fr.
(0.44 €)
     -54.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.14 Fr.
(2.17 €)
0.98 Fr.
(1.00 €)
     -54.0 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.02 Fr.
(1.03 €)
0.60 Fr.
(0.61 €)
     -41.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 Fr.
(15.22 €)
4.08 Fr.
(4.13 €)
     -72.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.71 Fr.
(2.75 €)
0.91 Fr.
(0.92 €)
     -66.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.46 Fr.
(2.49 €)
1.56 Fr.
(1.58 €)
     -36.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.50 Fr.
(8.62 €)
5.03 Fr.
(5.10 €)
     -40.9 %
Transportation
Geneva Edit Alicante Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 Fr.
(3.04 €)
1.46 Fr.
(1.48 €)
     -51.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 Fr.
(71.02 €)
27.11 Fr.
(27.50 €)
     -61.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 Fr.
(6.09 €)
1.95 Fr.
(1.98 €)
     -67.6 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.15 Fr.
(5.22 €)
1.90 Fr.
(1.93 €)
     -63.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 52.50 Fr.
(53.26 €)
14.78 Fr.
(15.00 €)
     -71.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.40 Fr.
(7.51 €)
6.04 Fr.
(6.13 €)
     -18.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,800.00 Fr.
(33,277.89 €)
32,885.86 Fr.
(33,365.00 €)
     +0.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,300.00 Fr.
(32,770.61 €)
24,640.98 Fr.
(25,000.00 €)
     -23.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Geneva Edit Alicante Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 197.52 Fr.
(200.40 €)
120.49 Fr.
(122.25 €)
     -39.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 50.63 Fr.
(51.37 €)
18.37 Fr.
(18.64 €)
     -63.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.47 Fr.
(51.21 €)
30.47 Fr.
(30.92 €)
     -39.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Geneva Edit Alicante Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 73.97 Fr.
(75.05 €)
43.70 Fr.
(44.33 €)
     -40.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 28.37 Fr.
(28.78 €)
12.07 Fr.
(12.25 €)
     -57.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 Fr.
(20.29 €)
7.84 Fr.
(7.95 €)
     -60.8 %
Childcare
Geneva Edit Alicante Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,104.62 Fr.
(3,149.86 €)
607.81 Fr.
(616.67 €)
     -80.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 27,522.22 Fr.
(27,923.22 €)
9,257.37 Fr.
(9,392.25 €)
     -66.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Geneva Edit Alicante Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.33 Fr.
(100.78 €)
59.14 Fr.
(60.00 €)
     -40.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 60.41 Fr.
(61.29 €)
27.60 Fr.
(28.00 €)
     -54.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 121.54 Fr.
(123.31 €)
73.92 Fr.
(75.00 €)
     -39.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 181.53 Fr.
(184.17 €)
89.53 Fr.
(90.83 €)
     -50.7 %
Rent Per Month
Geneva Edit Alicante Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,045.10 Fr.
(2,074.90 €)
865.95 Fr.
(878.57 €)
     -57.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,713.12 Fr.
(1,738.08 €)
616.02 Fr.
(625.00 €)
     -64.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,988.96 Fr.
(4,047.08 €)
1,331.58 Fr.
(1,350.99 €)
     -66.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,210.09 Fr.
(3,256.86 €)
846.60 Fr.
(858.93 €)
     -73.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Geneva Edit Alicante Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,608.54 Fr.
(1,631.98 €)
248.24 Fr.
(251.86 €)
     -84.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,201.20 Fr.
(1,218.70 €)
155.67 Fr.
(157.93 €)
     -87.0 %
Salaries And Financing
Geneva Edit Alicante Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,228.06 Fr.
(6,318.80 €)
1,444.37 Fr.
(1,465.42 €)
     -76.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.50 3.58      +43.3 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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