Cost of Living in Groningen

Summary about cost of living in Groningen, Netherlands:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 9.00-22.50
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 50.00-70.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 7.50-8.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 € 3.00-5.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 € 3.00-4.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.04 € 2.50-4.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.34 € 2.00-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.97 € 1.50-3.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.58 € 3.03-4.92
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.68 € 0.91-1.81
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.90 € 0.82-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.11 € 1.63-4.20
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.13 € 3.90-6.80
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.55 € 3.18-4.54
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.31 € 6.35-8.39
Apples (1 lb) 0.93 € 0.73-1.45
Banana (1 lb) 0.67 € 0.54-1.00
Oranges (1 lb) 0.59 € 0.50-1.13
Tomato (1 lb) 0.90 € 0.68-0.91
Potato (1 lb) 0.58 € 0.41-0.77
Onion (1 lb) 0.52 € 0.36-0.68
Lettuce (1 head) 0.85 € 0.69-1.09
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.66 € 0.48-1.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 € 5.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.14 € 0.76-1.20
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.63 € 1.20-1.69
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 € 7.00-8.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 € 2.00-5.00
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 € 5.68-6.62
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 194.70 € 154.55-265.00
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) 48.72 € 40.00-70.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27.56 € 12.00-50.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.42 € 10.00-20.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 € 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) 85.83 € 50.00-110.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.49 € 25.00-40.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.08 € 65.00-125.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 112.71 € 90.00-150.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 792.94 € 500.00-1,100.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 607.50 € 380.00-900.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,279.17 € 1,000.00-1,800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,020.83 € 750.00-1,950.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 283.35 € 232.26-362.32
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 242.87 € 213.68-288.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,222.50 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.99 1.40-2.24

Prices in Groningen

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Last update: May 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