Cost of Living in Braunschweig

Summary of cost of living in Braunschweig, Germany:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.75 € 6.50-12.50
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 € 45.00-80.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 € 8.99-10.20
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 € 3.00-3.90
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 € 2.00-6.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.52 € 2.50-4.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.73 € 2.00-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.17 € 1.50-2.80
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.06 € 3.03-4.88
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.59 € 0.81-3.62
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.93 € 0.81-1.13
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.17 € 2.39-4.20
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.37 € 1.39-9.07
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.36 € 2.85-5.44
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.56 € 3.36-8.16
Apples (1 lb) 1.11 € 0.91-1.36
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 € 0.72-0.77
Oranges (1 lb) 0.90 € 0.61-1.20
Tomato (1 lb) 0.36 € 0.36-0.91
Potato (1 lb) 0.23 €
Onion (1 lb) 0.40 € 0.40-0.40
Lettuce (1 head) 1.20 € 1.10-1.29
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.61 € 0.39-0.90
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 € 3.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.61 € 0.53-1.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.99 €
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 € 7.00-7.20
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 € 2.90-9.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 67.00 € 57.00-79.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.20 € 2.90-5.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.62 € 3.54-3.78
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 26.40 € 24.00-30.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.63 € 6.57-8.67
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,000.00 € 30,000.00-32,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,500.00 € 15,000.00-28,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 226.39 € 99.17-350.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 €
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 38.47 € 30.00-45.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.50 € 19.99-50.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.00 € 16.00-18.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.50 € 10.50-15.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 600.00 €
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,000.00 € 10,000.00-36,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 82.00 € 49.00-100.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.00 € 15.00-70.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.67 € 35.00-100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 83.33 € 50.00-120.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 489.00 € 350.00-800.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 403.00 € 390.00-600.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,370.00 € 1,100.00-2,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 980.00 € 800.00-1,500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 293.34 € 250.84-335.84
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 227.61 € 176.51-278.71
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,826.25 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.15 1.00-3.80

Prices in Braunschweig

This city had 154 entries in the past 12 months by 19 different contributors.
Last update: May 2023
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1 Comments so far
Greg on Jan 23, 2020:
Hello,

Is 2,829.26 € realistic salary in Braunschweig? I thought about max 2,200...