Cost of Living in Bologna

Summary about cost of living in Bologna, Italy:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 10.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 45.00-80.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 7.80-9.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 € 3.00-6.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 € 3.50-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 1.42 € 1.10-2.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.40 € 1.50-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.00 € 1.00-1.50
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.46 € 3.41-5.68
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.86 € 1.01-2.72
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.88 € 0.45-1.36
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.11 € 1.70-4.40
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.24 € 4.08-9.07
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.17 € 3.18-5.44
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.01 € 4.54-9.07
Apples (1 lb) 0.81 € 0.54-0.91
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 € 0.50-1.02
Oranges (1 lb) 0.87 € 0.59-1.36
Tomato (1 lb) 0.90 € 0.45-1.36
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 € 0.41-0.91
Onion (1 lb) 0.54 € 0.45-0.91
Lettuce (1 head) 1.20 € 0.60-1.80
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.40 € 0.20-1.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 € 4.00-8.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.36 € 0.77-2.27
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.93 € 0.95-3.50
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.65 € 5.40-6.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.75 € 1.50-2.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 36.00 € 30.00-38.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 € 3.00-8.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.85 € 1.85-1.93
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 € 24.00-27.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.88 € 5.30-6.06
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 € 19,000.00-27,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,943.88 € 22,351.00-25,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 149.89 € 75.85-274.32
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 € 0.10-0.20
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 28.32 € 25.00-40.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 48.23 € 30.00-60.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.00 € 14.00-22.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 € 8.00-10.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 593.75 € 400.00-800.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,600.00 € 5,000.00-18,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 71.25 € 50.00-80.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.39 € 15.00-40.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.14 € 50.00-100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 102.19 € 70.00-180.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 695.22 € 550.00-1,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 551.82 € 400.00-750.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,327.27 € 1,000.00-2,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,036.82 € 850.00-1,500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 358.21 € 325.16-408.77
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 245.26 € 232.26-278.71
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,474.84 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.79 1.20-2.28

Prices in Bologna

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Last update: July 2021
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1 Comments so far
AMY STEINHORN on Jan 20, 2019:
Any American expats out there living in Bologna now ?