Cost of Living in Mersin

Summary of cost of living in Mersin, Turkey:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 155.00 TL 100.00-225.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 700.00 TL 450.00-900.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 180.00 TL 170.00-200.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 65.00 TL 40.00-110.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 119.50 TL 60.00-150.00
Cappuccino (regular) 71.67 TL 45.00-120.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 36.73 TL 30.00-50.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 11.32 TL 5.50-20.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 94.20 TL 81.39-124.92
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 18.55 TL 6.35-31.75
Rice (white), (1 lb) 19.91 TL 13.61-20.41
Eggs (regular) (12) 47.30 TL 40.80-72.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 110.00 TL 79.38-172.37
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 83.89 TL 68.04-95.25
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 195.15 TL 180.98-226.80
Apples (1 lb) 13.90 TL 9.07-18.14
Banana (1 lb) 18.13 TL 13.61-27.22
Oranges (1 lb) 11.47 TL 4.54-18.14
Tomato (1 lb) 9.80 TL 4.54-15.88
Potato (1 lb) 8.14 TL 6.80-9.07
Onion (1 lb) 5.35 TL 4.42-8.16
Lettuce (1 head) 26.61 TL 20.00-30.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 11.07 TL 5.00-15.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 287.50 TL 200.00-400.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 59.33 TL 50.00-65.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 97.50 TL 55.00-120.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 57.50 TL 56.00-60.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 17.00 TL 15.00-20.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 800.00 TL 400.00-810.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 31.92 TL 18.00-31.92
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 36.85 TL 32.19-45.06
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 254.32 TL 254.32-254.32
Gasoline (1 gallon) 150.93 TL 130.60-158.99
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,347,700.00 TL 1,347,700.00-1,400,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,373,333.33 TL 1,270,000.00-1,600,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,039.47 TL 1,500.00-5,000.00
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 205.00 TL 150.00-300.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 390.00 TL 300.00-500.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 820.00 TL 500.00-1,250.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 450.00 TL 450.00-450.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 150.00 TL 150.00-300.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 9,250.00 TL 7,500.00-12,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 495,000.00 TL 200,000.00-1,000,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,530.00 TL 850.00-3,100.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,862.50 TL 800.00-3,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,610.00 TL 1,650.00-3,200.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,025.00 TL 1,200.00-5,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 12,750.00 TL 11,000.00-15,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,666.67 TL 10,000.00-11,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 21,000.00 TL 17,000.00-25,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 17,166.67 TL 16,000.00-18,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,936.73 TL 3,483.84-4,645.11
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,427.07 TL 2,043.85-2,787.07
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 20,317.00 TL
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 34.50 30.00-39.00

Prices in Mersin

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Last update: June 2024
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