Amman vs Giza - Cost of Living Comparison

Amman Giza
🚶 Cost of living one person
$968
$413
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2324
$1123
🏠 One person rent
$359
$124
🏘️ Family rent
$578
$279
🍽️ Food expenses
$345
$184
🚐 Transport expenses
$158
$39.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$634
$297
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
6 km
17 km
🎓 Higher education
62
80
😀 Quality of life
70
62
🏙️ Population
4.01M
5.6M

The cost of living in Amman is 134% more expensive than in Giza. Cities ranked 5465th and 8731st ($968 vs $413) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 6th in Jordan and Egypt, respectively. Check Jordan vs Egypt comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Amman compared to 0.7 months in Giza. Amman ranked 1st best city to live in Jordan vs Giza ranked 1st in Egypt, while ranked 2263rd and 4862nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Amman vs Giza

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Amman Giza
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$7.29
$6.29
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$41.1
$12.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.94
$4.21
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$7.46
$1.21
 Cappuccino
$4.36
$1.58
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.31
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$391
$119
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$249
$66.7
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$641
$229
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$426
$212
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$48.3
$30.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$75
$47.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34
$16
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.98%
10.1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1358
$526
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$846
$321
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.72
$0.26
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$53.8
$13.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$11.1
$2.46
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.36
$0.27
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.47
$0.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.52
$0.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.66
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.14
$1.37
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.2
$3.36
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.12
$4.98
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.5
$9.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.01
$1.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.71
$0.78
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.47
$0.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.82
$0.54
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$0.35
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.72
$0.33
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.36
$0.19
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$0.57
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.5
$1.54
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.58
$2.4
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.28
$3.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.51
$2.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.03
$1
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.51
$0.65
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$60.4
$31.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$10.9
$6.36
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$34.9
$10.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$5.56
$1.84
👖 Brand Jeans
$68.2
$35.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$92.3
$94.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$221
$94.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6102
$3812

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Cities near Amman

Distance City Cost of living
21 km or 13 mi Al-Salt
$633
36 km or 22 mi Jerash
$572
68 km or 42 mi Irbid
$582
69 km or 43 mi Ramallah
$1033
69 km or 43 mi Nablus
$868
70 km or 44 mi Jerusalem
$1871
72 km or 45 mi Ariel
$1350
74 km or 46 mi Bethlehem
$1040
88 km or 55 mi Al-Karak
$511
89 km or 56 mi Modi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut
$1649
91 km or 57 mi Hebron
$784
92 km or 57 mi Beit Shemesh
$1585
92 km or 57 mi Kafr Qasim
$1648
94 km or 58 mi Rosh HaAyin
$1641
95 km or 59 mi Tayibe
$1642
95 km or 59 mi Qalqilya
$766
95 km or 59 mi Afula
$1145
97 km or 60 mi Umm al-Fahm
$1641
97 km or 61 mi Lod
$1500
98 km or 61 mi Tira
$1653
98 km or 61 mi Baqa-Jatt
$1650
99 km or 61 mi Dura
$800
99 km or 62 mi Yehud
$1642
100 km or 62 mi Ramla
$1701
100 km or 62 mi Petah Tikva
$1861
100 km or 62 mi Kfar Saba
$1648
101 km or 63 mi Tiberias
$1601
101 km or 63 mi Hod HaSharon
$2055
102 km or 64 mi Nof HaGalil
$1649
102 km or 64 mi Kiryat Ono
$1770
103 km or 64 mi Arad
$1326
103 km or 64 mi Nazareth
$1372
104 km or 64 mi Migdal HaEmek
$1648
104 km or 65 mi Ra'anana
$1646
105 km or 65 mi Bnei Brak
$1671
105 km or 65 mi Herzliya
$1712
105 km or 65 mi Ramat HaSharon
$1848
106 km or 66 mi Ramat Gan
$2080
106 km or 66 mi Rehovot
$1739
107 km or 66 mi Givatayim
$2015

Cities near Giza

Distance City Cost of living
5.9 km or 3.6 mi Cairo
$473
14 km or 8.4 mi Shubra El Kheima
$380
22 km or 14 mi Helwan
$374
50 km or 31 mi Benha
$340
63 km or 39 mi Shibin El Kom
$354
68 km or 42 mi Zagazig
$367
87 km or 54 mi Faiyum
$366
88 km or 55 mi Tanta
$341
106 km or 66 mi Beni Suef
$263
106 km or 66 mi El Mahalla El Kubra
$349
117 km or 73 mi Mansoura
$377
120 km or 74 mi Ismailia
$324
128 km or 79 mi Suez
$316
136 km or 84 mi Damanhur
$348
163 km or 101 mi Kafr El Dawwar
$365
167 km or 104 mi Damietta
$371
172 km or 107 mi Port Said
$471
181 km or 113 mi Alexandria
$408
219 km or 136 mi Minya
$364
314 km or 195 mi Asyut
$395
352 km or 219 mi Gaza
$671
355 km or 221 mi Ofakim
$1642
358 km or 223 mi Netivot
$1650
361 km or 225 mi Dahab
$468
365 km or 227 mi Eilat
$1616
365 km or 227 mi Sderot
$1648
370 km or 230 mi Ashkelon
$1599
370 km or 230 mi Aqaba
$926
370 km or 230 mi Beersheba
$1541
372 km or 231 mi Rahat
$1653
378 km or 235 mi El Gouna
$360
383 km or 238 mi Sharm El Sheikh
$457
384 km or 238 mi Kiryat Gat
$1611
384 km or 238 mi Ashdod
$1655
384 km or 239 mi Dimona
$1641
386 km or 240 mi Sohag
$344
388 km or 241 mi Kiryat Malakhi
$1652
395 km or 246 mi Yavne
$1646
398 km or 247 mi Hurghada
$433
401 km or 249 mi Dura
$800