Cost of Living in Lodz

Summary of cost of living in Lodz, Poland:

Restaurants
Edit Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 39.00 zł 25.00-60.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 zł 108.18-250.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 30.00 zł 25.00-37.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 12.00 zł 7.00-15.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 14.50 zł 11.00-20.00
Cappuccino (regular) 13.06 zł 10.00-16.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 6.61 zł 3.50-10.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 4.95 zł 2.00-9.00
Markets
Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 14.28 zł 11.36-17.41
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.11 zł 2.72-5.44
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.02 zł 1.36-3.63
Eggs (regular) (12) 11.55 zł 8.40-14.40
Local Cheese (1 lb) 14.21 zł 11.34-20.41
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 11.03 zł 6.80-13.61
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 19.62 zł 15.42-27.22
Apples (1 lb) 1.81 zł 1.36-2.27
Banana (1 lb) 2.91 zł 1.81-3.63
Oranges (1 lb) 3.07 zł 2.27-5.44
Tomato (1 lb) 3.57 zł 2.27-5.44
Potato (1 lb) 1.42 zł 0.77-2.72
Onion (1 lb) 2.44 zł 1.81-3.63
Lettuce (1 head) 3.87 zł 3.00-5.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.10 zł 1.00-3.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 25.00 zł 20.00-30.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.22 zł 3.00-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.58 zł 4.00-8.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 19.00 zł 17.00-20.00
Transportation
Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.40 zł 4.40-4.40
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 168.00 zł 152.00-300.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 8.00 zł 7.00-15.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 zł 3.22-5.63
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 zł
Gasoline (1 gallon) 24.96 zł 23.85-28.39
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 124,590.00 zł 120,000.00-124,590.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 110,225.00 zł 110,000.00-120,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,068.06 zł 772.73-1,322.22
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 31.75 zł 25.00-40.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.79 zł 50.00-100.00
Sports And Leisure
Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 144.46 zł 129.00-180.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 80.00 zł 60.00-80.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 30.00 zł 25.00-40.00
Childcare
Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,438.33 zł 1,000.00-2,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 28,333.33 zł 15,000.00-35,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 383.00 zł 300.00-500.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 155.56 zł 79.00-300.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 314.38 zł 219.00-450.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 392.50 zł 300.00-599.00
Rent Per Month
Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,291.67 zł 2,000.00-2,700.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,732.00 zł 1,560.00-2,400.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,509.35 zł 4,000.00-5,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,633.33 zł 2,500.00-4,900.00
Buy Apartment Price
Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 859.35 zł 836.12-929.02
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 685.15 zł 650.32-696.77
Salaries And Financing
Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,025.89 zł
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.08 5.70-9.00

Prices in Lodz

This city had 604 entries in the past 12 months by 82 different contributors.
Last update: May 2024
Sources and References
Distribution of Expenses Using Our Statistical Model:
Sign Up for Our Newsletter:
Your Email Address:
  
  
Leave a comment:

Your name: Sign In

Your email address (optional):

Your comment (no HTML):

3 Comments so far
Keith on Oct 24, 2022:
I thinking want live in In Poland when I retired within next year
Alex Dovbakh on Dec 26, 2021:
Q:if average monthly net salary is around 2,894.85 zł and the family of four estimated monthly costs are 7,292.76zł without rent .

Answer: you prioritize your spending to match your income. So you forget about non-vital spending ( car , restaurant, fitness etc.)
Anonymous on Sep 21, 2021:
I was wondering.... if average monthly net salary is around 2,894.85 zł and the family of four estimated monthly costs are 7,292.76zł without rent ... how can families survive????