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

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Consumer Prices in Tel Aviv-Yafo are 1.36% higher than in Palo Alto, CA (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tel Aviv-Yafo are 28.26% lower than in Palo Alto, CA
Rent Prices in Tel Aviv-Yafo are 56.06% lower than in Palo Alto, CA
Restaurant Prices in Tel Aviv-Yafo are 20.49% higher than in Palo Alto, CA
Groceries Prices in Tel Aviv-Yafo are 9.28% lower than in Palo Alto, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Tel Aviv-Yafo is 53.58% lower than in Palo Alto, CA
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Restaurants
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.99 $
(51.94 ₪)
18.47 $
(60.00 ₪)
     +15.51 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $
(259.87 ₪)
92.35 $
(300.00 ₪)
     +15.44 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(25.99 ₪)
15.39 $
(50.00 ₪)
     +92.40 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(19.49 ₪)
9.24 $
(30.00 ₪)
     +53.92 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.25 $
(23.55 ₪)
9.24 $
(30.00 ₪)
     +27.38 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.54 $
(14.76 ₪)
4.16 $
(13.50 ₪)
     -8.52 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.56 $
(8.31 ₪)
2.87 $
(9.31 ₪)
     +12.08 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.76 $
(5.73 ₪)
2.28 $
(7.40 ₪)
     +29.19 %
Markets
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.77 $
(12.25 ₪)
7.13 $
(23.16 ₪)
     +89.03 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.83 $
(9.19 ₪)
2.13 $
(6.93 ₪)
     -24.63 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.90 $
(6.18 ₪)
1.48 $
(4.79 ₪)
     -22.50 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.75 $
(15.43 ₪)
3.99 $
(12.96 ₪)
     -16.02 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.00 $
(19.49 ₪)
7.30 $
(23.73 ₪)
     +21.73 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.70 $
(15.27 ₪)
5.14 $
(16.69 ₪)
     +9.31 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.50 $
(24.36 ₪)
11.19 $
(36.36 ₪)
     +49.26 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.00 $
(9.73 ₪)
1.69 $
(5.50 ₪)
     -43.49 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.95 $
(3.08 ₪)
1.40 $
(4.56 ₪)
     +48.19 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.99 $
(6.45 ₪)
1.05 $
(3.40 ₪)
     -47.28 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.26 $
(10.61 ₪)
1.04 $
(3.37 ₪)
     -68.23 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.06 $
(6.68 ₪)
0.75 $
(2.43 ₪)
     -63.55 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.52 $
(4.93 ₪)
0.64 $
(2.09 ₪)
     -57.59 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.83 $
(5.94 ₪)
1.95 $
(6.35 ₪)
     +6.82 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.75 $
(8.93 ₪)
1.75 $
(5.68 ₪)
     -36.37 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 11.50 $
(37.36 ₪)
15.39 $
(50.00 ₪)
     +33.84 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.14 $
(6.96 ₪)
2.95 $
(9.57 ₪)
     +37.54 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 $
(9.75 ₪)
3.61 $
(11.73 ₪)
     +20.41 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(32.48 ₪)
10.77 $
(35.00 ₪)
     +7.74 %
Transportation
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(8.12 ₪)
1.82 $
(5.90 ₪)
     -27.35 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 $
(292.36 ₪)
66.19 $
(215.00 ₪)
     -26.46 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(9.75 ₪)
3.82 $
(12.40 ₪)
     +27.24 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(9.75 ₪)
2.35 $
(7.64 ₪)
     -21.56 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 $
(162.42 ₪)
28.40 $
(92.25 ₪)
     -43.20 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.44 $
(11.18 ₪)
6.99 $
(22.69 ₪)
     +102.87 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,502.50 $
(60,104.08 ₪)
43,097.74 $
(140,000.00 ₪)
     +132.93 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $
(71,465.46 ₪)
42,522.64 $
(138,131.81 ₪)
     +93.28 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 172.50 $
(560.35 ₪)
287.14 $
(932.75 ₪)
     +66.46 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 $
(0.57 ₪)
0.05 $
(0.16 ₪)
     -71.41 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 75.57 $
(245.49 ₪)
30.80 $
(100.06 ₪)
     -59.24 %
Sports And Leisure
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 142.00 $
(461.28 ₪)
76.31 $
(247.87 ₪)
     -46.26 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.00 $
(64.97 ₪)
21.63 $
(70.28 ₪)
     +8.17 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 $
(42.23 ₪)
12.93 $
(42.00 ₪)
     -0.54 %
Childcare
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,730.00 $
(5,619.78 ₪)
1,058.72 $
(3,439.19 ₪)
     -38.80 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,000.00 $
(12,993.72 ₪)
14,030.45 $
(45,576.92 ₪)
     +250.76 %
Clothing And Shoes
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 57.33 $
(186.24 ₪)
102.55 $
(333.13 ₪)
     +78.87 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.50 $
(138.06 ₪)
69.37 $
(225.35 ₪)
     +63.23 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.83 $
(246.34 ₪)
135.87 $
(441.35 ₪)
     +79.16 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 153.75 $
(499.45 ₪)
147.08 $
(477.78 ₪)
     -4.34 %
Rent Per Month
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,987.50 $
(9,704.68 ₪)
1,552.23 $
(5,042.31 ₪)
     -48.04 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,491.67 $
(8,094.00 ₪)
1,187.16 $
(3,856.41 ₪)
     -52.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,000.00 $
(19,490.58 ₪)
2,662.50 $
(8,648.94 ₪)
     -55.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 5,328.57 $
(17,309.49 ₪)
1,983.49 $
(6,443.24 ₪)
     -62.78 %
Buy Apartment Price
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,492.83 $
(11,346.23 ₪)
1,326.28 $
(4,308.34 ₪)
     -62.03 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,397.13 $
(4,538.47 ₪)
897.06 $
(2,914.03 ₪)
     -35.79 %
Salaries And Financing
Palo Alto, CA Edit Tel Aviv-Yafo Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 8,346.00 $
(27,111.40 ₪)
2,779.25 $
(9,028.19 ₪)
     -66.70 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.19 3.72      -11.23 %
Last update: December 2020January 2021
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