Cost of Living in Bologna

Summary about cost of living in Bologna, Italy:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 € 10.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 50.00-80.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 8.00-10.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 € 3.00-6.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 € 3.50-6.00
Cappuccino (regular) 1.58 € 1.10-2.40
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.47 € 2.00-3.50
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.10 € 1.00-2.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.26 € 3.03-5.68
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.64 € 1.36-2.27
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.01 € 0.45-1.81
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.29 € 1.80-4.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.14 € 3.18-11.34
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.26 € 3.18-5.44
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.26 € 5.44-11.34
Apples (1 lb) 0.85 € 0.45-1.13
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 € 0.45-1.81
Oranges (1 lb) 0.95 € 0.45-1.36
Tomato (1 lb) 1.10 € 0.59-1.81
Potato (1 lb) 0.57 € 0.41-0.91
Onion (1 lb) 0.56 € 0.36-0.91
Lettuce (1 head) 1.02 € 0.80-1.80
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.38 € 0.25-0.60
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 € 4.00-10.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.72 € 0.80-3.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.27 € 1.00-3.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.50 € 5.00-6.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 € 1.50-2.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 35.50 € 30.00-40.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 € 3.00-8.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.85 € 1.85-2.01
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 € 24.00-40.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.77 € 6.62-8.30
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 € 20,700.00-27,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,140.00 € 24,000.00-28,500.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 191.82 € 113.33-300.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 € 0.10-0.20
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.92 € 25.00-35.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 52.47 € 40.00-60.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.78 € 15.00-50.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.00 € 8.00-12.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 581.25 € 400.00-800.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,666.67 € 5,000.00-18,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 72.86 € 40.00-110.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27.85 € 20.00-40.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.67 € 60.00-100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 110.00 € 60.00-150.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 731.58 € 600.00-900.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 550.00 € 450.00-700.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,354.17 € 1,000.00-1,800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,067.86 € 800.00-1,500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 376.92 € 362.32-418.06
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 267.09 € 195.09-325.16
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,476.59 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.91 1.20-2.50

Prices in Bologna

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Last update: July 2022
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1 Comments so far
AMY STEINHORN on Jan 20, 2019:
Any American expats out there living in Bologna now ?