Cost of Living in Groningen

Summary about cost of living in Groningen, Netherlands:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 9.00-20.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 62.50 € 50.00-70.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 8.00-9.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.25 € 3.00-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 € 3.00-4.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.96 € 2.50-4.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.30 € 2.00-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.10 € 2.00-3.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.76 € 3.41-3.97
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.78 € 1.42-1.80
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.90 € 0.85-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.85 € 1.63-2.40
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.05 € 5.03-5.44
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.53 € 3.40-3.62
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 10.37 € 6.35-12.47
Apples (1 lb) 1.06 € 0.73-1.36
Banana (1 lb) 0.54 € 0.54-0.91
Oranges (1 lb) 0.61 € 0.50-0.68
Tomato (1 lb) 0.94 € 0.90-0.99
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 € 0.44-0.59
Onion (1 lb) 0.44 € 0.36-0.59
Lettuce (1 head) 0.73 € 0.69-0.90
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.63 € 0.48-1.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.99 € 5.00-7.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.18 € 1.00-1.19
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.63 € 1.10-1.69
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 € 7.50-8.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 € 2.00-2.70
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 € 60.00-126.50
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.19 € 3.00-3.50
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.86 € 3.78-4.83
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 43.94 € 42.00-44.92
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.09 € 5.68-6.74
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,000.00 € 26,850.00-38,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,331.67 € 25,540.00-35,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 185.23 € 147.33-265.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 € 0.10-0.30
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 48.32 € 35.00-70.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.31 € 15.00-40.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.00 € 10.00-20.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 € 11.00-15.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,338.33 € 750.00-1,890.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,000.00 € 4,000.00-25,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.55 € 50.00-110.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.11 € 25.00-40.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 84.64 € 50.00-125.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 108.43 € 79.00-150.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 798.75 € 500.00-1,100.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 594.06 € 380.00-900.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,250.00 € 1,000.00-1,800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 961.54 € 750.00-1,500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 274.06 € 232.26-297.29
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 249.43 € 213.68-316.70
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,250.00 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.92 1.00-2.24

Prices in Groningen

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Last update: July 2021
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1 Comments so far
Silvi on Dec 31, 2019:
Stuart, don't move to one of the islands. It's very expensiver there