Cost of Living Comparison Between Palo Alto, CA and Tel Aviv-Yafo 

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Consumer Prices in Tel Aviv-Yafo are 6.1% higher than in Palo Alto, CA (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tel Aviv-Yafo are 18.5% lower than in Palo Alto, CA
Rent Prices in Tel Aviv-Yafo are 43.2% lower than in Palo Alto, CA
Restaurant Prices in Tel Aviv-Yafo are 14.4% higher than in Palo Alto, CA
Groceries Prices in Tel Aviv-Yafo are 11.0% lower than in Palo Alto, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Tel Aviv-Yafo is 52.5% lower than in Palo Alto, CA
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Restaurants
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 $
(61.53 ₪)
20.48 $
(70.00 ₪)
     +13.8 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 $
(307.63 ₪)
95.08 $
(325.00 ₪)
     +5.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.43 $
(35.67 ₪)
16.09 $
(55.00 ₪)
     +54.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.25 $
(24.78 ₪)
9.36 $
(32.00 ₪)
     +29.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(20.51 ₪)
8.78 $
(30.00 ₪)
     +46.3 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.64 $
(15.88 ₪)
4.21 $
(14.38 ₪)
     -9.4 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.42 $
(8.26 ₪)
3.14 $
(10.73 ₪)
     +29.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.55 $
(5.29 ₪)
2.40 $
(8.20 ₪)
     +54.9 %
Markets
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.80 $
(16.39 ₪)
6.75 $
(23.08 ₪)
     +40.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.61 $
(15.77 ₪)
2.52 $
(8.61 ₪)
     -45.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.90 $
(6.51 ₪)
1.30 $
(4.45 ₪)
     -31.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.33 $
(18.23 ₪)
4.07 $
(13.93 ₪)
     -23.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.00 $
(20.51 ₪)
7.32 $
(25.03 ₪)
     +22.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.98 $
(6.77 ₪)
5.21 $
(17.80 ₪)
     +163.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.99 $
(20.47 ₪)
8.92 $
(30.48 ₪)
     +48.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.00 $
(10.24 ₪)
1.58 $
(5.40 ₪)
     -47.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.95 $
(3.24 ₪)
1.12 $
(3.83 ₪)
     +18.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.78 $
(6.07 ₪)
0.87 $
(2.96 ₪)
     -51.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.26 $
(11.16 ₪)
0.91 $
(3.10 ₪)
     -72.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.82 $
(6.24 ₪)
0.67 $
(2.31 ₪)
     -63.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.52 $
(5.19 ₪)
0.58 $
(1.98 ₪)
     -61.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.59 $
(5.43 ₪)
1.86 $
(6.35 ₪)
     +16.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.54 $
(8.67 ₪)
1.61 $
(5.51 ₪)
     -36.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.00 $
(44.44 ₪)
13.17 $
(45.00 ₪)
     +1.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.21 $
(4.15 ₪)
2.68 $
(9.18 ₪)
     +121.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.65 $
(5.64 ₪)
3.48 $
(11.88 ₪)
     +110.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.50 $
(32.47 ₪)
10.61 $
(36.25 ₪)
     +11.6 %
Transportation
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(8.55 ₪)
1.73 $
(5.90 ₪)
     -31.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 $
(307.63 ₪)
65.83 $
(225.00 ₪)
     -26.9 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.20 $
(10.94 ₪)
4.39 $
(15.00 ₪)
     +37.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(10.25 ₪)
2.35 $
(8.05 ₪)
     -21.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 $
(136.73 ₪)
29.31 $
(100.20 ₪)
     -26.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.83 $
(16.51 ₪)
8.19 $
(28.00 ₪)
     +69.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,502.50 $
(63,244.32 ₪)
40,584.82 $
(138,725.00 ₪)
     +119.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $
(75,199.30 ₪)
41,220.88 $
(140,899.14 ₪)
     +87.4 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 171.05 $
(584.68 ₪)
258.25 $
(882.75 ₪)
     +51.0 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $
(0.56 ₪)
0.04 $
(0.13 ₪)
     -76.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 53.36 $
(182.38 ₪)
30.65 $
(104.78 ₪)
     -42.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 50.00 $
(170.91 ₪)
84.14 $
(287.59 ₪)
     +68.3 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.00 $
(68.36 ₪)
19.31 $
(66.00 ₪)
     -3.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 $
(44.44 ₪)
13.17 $
(45.00 ₪)
     +1.3 %
Childcare
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,500.00 $
(11,963.52 ₪)
1,208.05 $
(4,129.31 ₪)
     -65.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,000.00 $
(58,108.55 ₪)
22,900.92 $
(78,278.77 ₪)
     +34.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 57.33 $
(195.97 ₪)
106.30 $
(363.34 ₪)
     +85.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.50 $
(145.27 ₪)
66.18 $
(226.21 ₪)
     +55.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.83 $
(259.21 ₪)
126.01 $
(430.72 ₪)
     +66.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 104.50 $
(357.20 ₪)
150.54 $
(514.58 ₪)
     +44.1 %
Rent Per Month
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,444.44 $
(8,355.47 ₪)
1,718.28 $
(5,873.33 ₪)
     -29.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,800.00 $
(6,152.67 ₪)
1,336.23 $
(4,567.44 ₪)
     -25.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,500.00 $
(18,799.83 ₪)
3,039.98 $
(10,391.11 ₪)
     -44.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,800.00 $
(16,407.12 ₪)
2,162.13 $
(7,390.48 ₪)
     -55.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,649.99 $
(5,639.90 ₪)
1,480.30 $
(5,059.90 ₪)
     -10.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,199.99 $
(4,101.75 ₪)
1,003.95 $
(3,431.64 ₪)
     -16.3 %
Salaries And Financing
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 8,346.00 $
(28,527.88 ₪)
3,228.95 $
(11,037.03 ₪)
     -61.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.43 3.61      -33.4 %
Last update: February 2023February 2023
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