Cost of Living in Jerusalem

Summary about cost of living in Jerusalem, Israel:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ₪ 38.00-80.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 280.00 ₪ 225.00-400.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 45.98 ₪ 40.00-50.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 29.00 ₪ 18.00-37.56
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 28.00 ₪ 20.00-38.00
Cappuccino (regular) 12.08 ₪ 6.00-18.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 8.08 ₪ 6.00-10.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 6.50 ₪ 5.00-9.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 20.64 ₪ 17.38-26.50
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.80 ₪ 2.83-12.70
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.53 ₪ 2.27-4.54
Eggs (regular) (12) 12.97 ₪ 11.00-18.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 21.45 ₪ 11.34-36.29
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 14.40 ₪ 9.07-18.14
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 27.44 ₪ 18.14-40.37
Apples (1 lb) 4.53 ₪ 2.68-6.35
Banana (1 lb) 3.18 ₪ 1.85-4.54
Oranges (1 lb) 2.46 ₪ 0.91-3.18
Tomato (1 lb) 2.24 ₪ 1.36-2.72
Potato (1 lb) 1.56 ₪ 1.36-2.22
Onion (1 lb) 1.78 ₪ 1.36-2.27
Lettuce (1 head) 5.86 ₪ 3.00-10.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 5.63 ₪ 3.00-8.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.00 ₪ 25.00-65.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.73 ₪ 6.00-12.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.50 ₪ 7.00-12.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 35.00 ₪ 34.00-36.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.90 ₪ 5.60-6.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 213.00 ₪ 213.00-300.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 12.00 ₪ 11.60-13.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.87 ₪ 4.83-10.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 90.35 ₪ 50.00-120.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 23.88 ₪ 20.63-26.12
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 130,000.00 ₪ 110,000.00-132,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 136,112.50 ₪ 125,000.00-150,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 655.71 ₪ 400.00-1,020.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.51 ₪ 0.10-0.80
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 94.29 ₪ 70.00-120.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 296.67 ₪ 180.00-400.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 61.67 ₪ 50.00-100.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 40.00 ₪ 38.00-50.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,622.22 ₪ 2,400.00-3,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,500.00 ₪ 10,000.00-30,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 289.23 ₪ 200.00-400.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 210.62 ₪ 90.00-300.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 362.42 ₪ 250.00-500.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 395.56 ₪ 250.00-550.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 4,012.82 ₪ 3,000.00-5,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,006.25 ₪ 2,000.00-3,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,462.50 ₪ 5,000.00-8,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,720.00 ₪ 4,000.00-6,500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,841.70 ₪ 2,090.30-3,251.58
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,884.59 ₪ 1,672.24-2,229.65
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 8,011.11 ₪
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.56 2.85-4.50

Prices in Jerusalem

This city had 295 entries in the past 12 months by 41 different contributors.
Last update: January 2021
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4 Comments so far
Mariah Rena on Dec 09, 2019:
Was thinking of relocating to the area but the cost of living is relatively high thanks for the help
Anonymous on Oct 08, 2019:
That's not high priced at all for a combo meal
Tess on Jul 09, 2019:
A combo meal at McDonald's for one person is $45.00-60.00? that's disgusting!
Gale on Jun 28, 2017:
thank you i have been thinking about moveding to isreal but dont no were.