Cost of Living in Jersey City

Summary about cost of living in Jersey City, NJ, United States:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.50 $ 12.00-21.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 57.50 $ 50.00-100.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $ 6.00-9.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ 5.00-7.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.50 $ 5.00-9.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.89 $ 2.00-5.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.07 $ 1.50-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.59 $ 1.00-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.15 $ 3.39-5.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.53 $ 1.00-5.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.94 $ 1.00-5.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.73 $ 2.00-3.49
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.00 $ 3.49-10.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.10 $ 3.00-10.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.67 $ 3.99-8.00
Apples (1 lb) 2.24 $ 1.00-3.49
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 $ 0.50-2.49
Oranges (1 lb) 2.62 $ 2.00-3.00
Tomato (1 lb) 1.83 $ 1.00-2.49
Potato (1 lb) 1.77 $ 0.50-3.00
Onion (1 lb) 1.70 $ 0.50-3.50
Lettuce (1 head) 2.00 $ 1.50-2.49
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.87 $ 0.75-4.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ 10.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.25 $ 0.75-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 $ 1.10-5.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.25 $ 8.00-12.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $ 2.50-2.75
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 102.00 $ 80.00-108.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $ 2.50-6.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.46 $ 2.25-5.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $ 15.00-50.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.60 $ 2.02-3.04
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $ 18,000.00-22,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,750.00 $ 18,000.00-20,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 88.70 $ 80.00-115.91
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 $ 0.05-0.50
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.23 $ 50.00-100.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 71.50 $ 30.00-120.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 50.00 $
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 $ 14.25-20.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,760.00 $ 540.00-2,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,500.00 $ 4,000.00-15,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.57 $ 38.00-70.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 55.80 $ 14.00-100.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.14 $ 60.00-90.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 82.86 $ 50.00-110.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,704.53 $ 2,000.00-3,023.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,434.00 $ 1,200.00-2,100.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,776.13 $ 3,000.00-4,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,931.90 $ 1,735.50-3,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,140.68 $ 660.66-1,554.49
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 314.90 $ 239.66-500.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,202.82 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.96 3.00-5.00

Prices in Jersey City, New Jersey

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Last update: June 2021
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