Cost of Living in Bakersfield

Summary of cost of living in Bakersfield, CA, United States:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $ 15.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $ 50.00-75.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 $ 10.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 4.00-8.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.50 $ 5.00-9.00
Cappuccino (regular) 5.57 $ 3.50-7.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.62 $ 2.00-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.25 $ 2.00-3.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.64 $ 2.50-4.95
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.35 $ 1.99-8.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.70 $ 1.00-4.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.69 $ 2.25-3.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.67 $ 3.99-6.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.32 $ 2.67-10.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.65 $ 6.00-10.00
Apples (1 lb) 2.37 $ 1.10-3.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 $ 0.49-1.75
Oranges (1 lb) 2.31 $ 1.00-3.00
Tomato (1 lb) 1.96 $ 0.99-5.00
Potato (1 lb) 0.84 $ 0.60-1.50
Onion (1 lb) 1.01 $ 0.50-3.00
Lettuce (1 head) 2.25 $ 1.29-4.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.19 $ 1.99-4.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 8.50-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.73 $ 1.73-1.73
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.17 $ 3.00-7.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 $ 10.00-14.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 $ 1.70-3.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 47.00 $ 20.00-57.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.30 $
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) ?
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.78 $ 4.57-5.35
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 $ 30,000.00-30,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,632.42 $ 26,897.27-40,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 325.00 $ 200.00-425.00
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 53.67 $ 25.00-75.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.12 $ 50.00-89.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 25.00 $
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ?
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $ 10.00-17.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,500.00 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child ?
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.50 $ 25.00-60.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 41.67 $ 30.00-55.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 93.00 $ 65.00-125.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 177.50 $ 85.00-300.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,633.33 $ 1,150.00-2,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,455.00 $ 1,365.00-1,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,500.00 $ 2,500.00-3,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,537.50 $ 2,000.00-3,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 200.98 $ 175.00-226.96
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 225.98 $ 225.00-226.96
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,180.45 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.56 6.19-6.80

Prices in Bakersfield, California

This city had 194 entries in the past 12 months by 18 different contributors.
Last update: June 2024
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