Cost of Living in Jerusalem

Summary about cost of living in Jerusalem, Israel:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ₪ 36.00-100.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 300.00 ₪ 250.00-420.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 52.00 ₪ 50.00-60.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 28.00 ₪ 15.00-35.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 27.00 ₪ 17.00-40.00
Cappuccino (regular) 12.88 ₪ 8.00-18.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 8.25 ₪ 6.00-10.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 6.49 ₪ 5.00-8.55
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 23.77 ₪ 19.57-30.28
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 6.63 ₪ 4.08-14.51
Rice (white), (1 lb) 4.26 ₪ 3.18-5.44
Eggs (regular) (12) 13.15 ₪ 9.00-19.20
Local Cheese (1 lb) 20.63 ₪ 17.69-40.82
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 15.23 ₪ 10.89-18.14
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 30.56 ₪ 15.88-45.36
Apples (1 lb) 5.02 ₪ 4.08-6.35
Banana (1 lb) 2.98 ₪ 2.27-4.99
Oranges (1 lb) 2.67 ₪ 1.81-3.18
Tomato (1 lb) 2.71 ₪ 1.81-3.63
Potato (1 lb) 2.00 ₪ 1.36-2.72
Onion (1 lb) 1.65 ₪ 1.36-1.81
Lettuce (1 head) 7.11 ₪ 4.00-12.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 5.54 ₪ 2.00-10.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 35.00 ₪ 30.00-50.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 9.34 ₪ 7.00-12.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.89 ₪ 6.00-15.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 35.00 ₪ 34.00-35.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 6.00 ₪ 5.50-6.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 213.00 ₪ 208.50-260.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 12.00 ₪ 10.70-16.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.63 ₪ 4.83-6.44
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 99.30 ₪ 90.00-112.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 26.47 ₪ 24.91-29.22
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 134,900.00 ₪ 130,000.00-138,725.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 138,814.29 ₪ 129,000.00-136,900.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 527.83 ₪ 300.00-850.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.42 ₪ 0.10-1.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 94.22 ₪ 68.00-150.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 243.00 ₪ 150.00-400.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 102.50 ₪ 50.00-120.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 40.00 ₪ 38.00-45.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,743.75 ₪ 2,500.00-3,150.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 36,300.00 ₪ 17,000.00-85,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 281.12 ₪ 190.00-400.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 200.00 ₪ 99.00-300.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 398.75 ₪ 260.00-500.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 412.50 ₪ 300.00-500.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 4,716.67 ₪ 3,800.00-6,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,611.38 ₪ 2,700.00-5,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 7,137.50 ₪ 6,000.00-10,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 5,666.67 ₪ 4,500.00-9,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 4,122.54 ₪ 2,229.65-5,574.14
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,045.87 ₪ 2,183.20-3,716.09
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 9,541.42 ₪
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.56 2.00-7.00

Prices in Jerusalem

This city had 371 entries in the past 12 months by 60 different contributors.
Last update: February 2023
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6 Comments so far
katerosk on Apr 04, 2022:
Would not it be more accurate to include inflation in the cost of living index of a country or a city? As it greatly affects the purchasing power of citizens.
Bob on Mar 19, 2022:
To Abdul, what Planet are you living on.Certainly not Earth. Maybe your planet is called Deception ?
Abdul on Apr 01, 2021:
Jerusalem is an amazing palestinian city. It's very developed and with high salary thanks to Palestinians.
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!