Cost of Living in Oakland

Summary about cost of living in Oakland, CA, United States:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 10.00-35.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 $ 50.00-100.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $ 7.55-10.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.75 $ 5.00-8.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ 5.00-12.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.28 $ 3.00-5.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.11 $ 1.50-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.75 $ 1.00-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.56 $ 3.50-6.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.42 $ 3.00-6.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.78 $ 1.00-4.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.23 $ 2.89-6.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.12 $ 7.00-20.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.09 $ 2.99-10.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.29 $ 3.00-14.00
Apples (1 lb) 2.21 $ 1.00-3.00
Banana (1 lb) 1.00 $ 0.75-2.00
Oranges (1 lb) 1.63 $ 0.89-2.00
Tomato (1 lb) 2.64 $ 0.70-3.99
Potato (1 lb) 1.84 $ 0.59-3.00
Onion (1 lb) 1.55 $ 1.00-2.99
Lettuce (1 head) 2.71 $ 1.69-4.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.11 $ 1.50-3.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.50 $ 10.00-20.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.61 $ 1.43-3.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.67 $ 2.00-3.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $ 9.00-12.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.67 $ 2.35-9.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 84.60 $ 60.00-150.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 3.20-4.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.80 $ 2.90-5.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 $ 30.00-50.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.62 $ 2.91-4.50
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $ 20,000.00-30,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,893.43 $ 20,000.00-25,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 204.75 $ 80.00-350.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 $ 0.10-0.10
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 64.59 $ 50.00-90.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 75.47 $ 30.00-119.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.00 $ 0.00-20.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 $ 11.00-18.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,502.08 $ 1,000.00-2,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,333.33 $ 18,000.00-27,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 51.06 $ 30.00-85.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 47.55 $ 29.00-100.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.26 $ 60.00-125.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 109.00 $ 70.00-180.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,768.62 $ 2,000.00-3,500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,131.65 $ 1,575.00-2,650.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,606.25 $ 3,100.00-6,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,357.14 $ 3,000.00-4,300.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 970.20 $ 591.00-2,300.33
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 466.05 $ 400.00-591.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,904.80 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.10 3.00-5.00

Prices in Oakland, California

This city had 562 entries in the past 12 months by 54 different contributors.
Last update: February 2021
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1 Comments so far
Rebecca on Jun 13, 2019:
I am very concerned about the PG any prices in Oakland. I live in a two bedroom one bathroom apartment in diamond district and for one month my PG&E was $300 can anyone explain that to me it doesn’t make any sense