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Cost of Living in Rotterdam

Summary about cost of living in Rotterdam:

Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 € 12.00-15.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 50.00-70.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 6.95-8.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 € 3.00-5.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.00 € 3.00-4.80
Cappuccino (regular) 2.54 € 2.00-3.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.35 € 1.50-3.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.73 € 1.00-2.50
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.60 € 2.84-4.50
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.00 € 0.90-1.71
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.90 € 0.54-1.36
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.97 € 1.40-3.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.71 € 2.54-5.10
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.25 € 2.27-4.54
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.68 € 3.18-8.36
Apples (1 lb) 0.90 € 0.57-1.36
Banana (1 lb) 0.63 € 0.45-0.86
Oranges (1 lb) 0.67 € 0.45-0.91
Tomato (1 lb) 0.89 € 0.68-1.27
Potato (1 lb) 0.67 € 0.45-0.90
Onion (1 lb) 0.56 € 0.45-0.68
Lettuce (1 head) 0.90 € 0.70-1.29
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.89 € 0.60-1.20
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.79 € 4.99-8.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.96 € 0.60-1.25
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.12 € 0.60-1.50
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.30 € 6.00-7.00
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 € 2.70-3.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 € 49.00-80.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.75 € 2.85-6.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.40 € 3.38-4.02
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.00 € 21.00-35.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.88 € 5.49-6.17
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 € 21,900.00-27,600.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,600.00 € 19,390.00-25,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 154.71 € 100.00-200.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 € 0.09-0.30
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 28.94 € 20.00-47.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 21.67 € 16.67-40.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.14 € 10.00-25.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.25 € 9.00-12.00
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,500.00 €
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,800.00 € 4,000.00-12,000.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 87.31 € 80.00-100.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.53 € 20.00-50.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 87.33 € 62.00-120.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 121.67 € 80.00-180.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 898.67 € 650.00-1,100.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 662.50 € 475.00-850.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,507.69 € 900.00-2,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 979.17 € 750.00-1,200.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 273.64 € 204.38-325.16
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 175.38 € 139.35-213.68
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,070.92 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.48 1.80-3.00

Prices in Rotterdam

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Last update: August 2017
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1 Comments so far

#Dennie on Sep 05, 2014 :
Providers calculates the tariffs base on households: 1pers. , 2 pers, 3 pers, then bigger 4/5 pers,
If you go on this sites , enter your code, house nbr and nbr of people in yr household then you get and average of year and monthly payment.

Further you need to make the sum of:
1) the cost of {electricity + gas + transport} + 2) the cost of { clean/drink water + tax for clean/drink water)

1) based on yr provider price can go from 147 to 156,50 euros monthly

2) water for 3 pers. one pay at least 94,50 euros/monthly

so only for (1 {elec/gas} + 2{clean/drink water) one pay average for 3 pers / montly at least = 246.25 euro’s. (this is a prepaid amount which is submit to correction end of “energy year”. Based on experience I learn that you have to pay supplementary money)

to this amount you need to add the monthly

- 3) the tax for garbage, (Tarief Afvalstoffenheffing 2014: € 372,50 per huishouden) 31,04 euro/monfly

- 4) the tax for water (cleaning, works and water protection): at the moment bout 31, 25 euro / montly


Therefor if your “Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment” is for 3 pers I suggest you change your total amount as (1+2+3+4) as the montly total is higher than your own input.



As an household of 3 pers. pays (for at least monthly (1+2)+3+4) = (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) =

246.25 + 31.04 + 31,25 = 308,54 euro’s /monthly