Bursa vs Columbus - Cost of Living Comparison

Bursa Columbus
🚶 Cost of living one person
$531
$1891
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1411
$4883
🏠 One person rent
$199
$1076
🏘️ Family rent
$349
$2103
🍽️ Food expenses
$197
$548
🚐 Transport expenses
$80.5
$140
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$327
$4470
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
43 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
43
71
😀 Quality of life
62
89
🏙️ Population
2.9M
914K

The cost of living in Bursa is 72% less expensive than in Columbus. Cities ranked 8053rd and 1832nd ($531 vs $1891) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1693rd in Turkey and the United States, respectively. Check Turkey vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Bursa compared to 2.4 months in Columbus. Bursa ranked 5th best city to live in Turkey vs Columbus ranked 29th in the United States, while ranked 4842nd and 132nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Bursa Columbus
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.33
$19.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$50.3
$64.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.64
$8.05
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$4.77
 Cappuccino
$1.76
$4.28
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.61
$2.22
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$158
$1144
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$116
$834
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$295
$2446
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$227
$1712
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$62.7
$119
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$97.1
$183
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$11.8
$61.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
19.98%
5%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$870
$7844
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$612
$1810
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.42
$2.1
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$27.6
$61.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.86
$17.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
$1.19
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.75
$0.79
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.46
$2.24
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$3.39
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.49
$2.85
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.78
$10.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.17
$12.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.69
$14.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
$5.28
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$1.58
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.64
$3.26
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$3.81
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.49
$2.74
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.27
$2.48
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$1.02
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.63
$1.61
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.71
$12
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.48
$2.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.67
$7.9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.73
$8.09
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.72
$4.29
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.91
$3.26
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.89
$1.45
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$29
$39.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.2
$11.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$18.2
$91.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.13
$12.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.3
$43.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.6
$78.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$307
$1269
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8456
$24941

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Distance City Cost of living
39 km or 24 mi Inegol
$328
75 km or 47 mi Gebze
$322
76 km or 47 mi Cayirova
$318
78 km or 48 mi Bilecik
$383
84 km or 52 mi Golcuk
$320
88 km or 55 mi Korfez
$321
92 km or 57 mi Istanbul
$644
95 km or 59 mi Bandirma
$287
98 km or 61 mi Kartepe
$318
98 km or 61 mi Izmit
$204
101 km or 63 mi Kocaeli
$393
115 km or 72 mi Kutahya
$324
117 km or 73 mi Balikesir
$359
131 km or 81 mi Sakarya
$302
131 km or 81 mi Adapazari
$303
132 km or 82 mi Eskisehir
$354
152 km or 95 mi Corlu
$327
158 km or 98 mi Kapakli
$318
158 km or 98 mi Tekirdag
$292
167 km or 104 mi Soma
$317
169 km or 105 mi Usak
$444
191 km or 119 mi Duzce
$283
198 km or 123 mi Luleburgaz
$320
203 km or 126 mi Afyonkarahisar
$314
205 km or 128 mi Salihli
$321
221 km or 137 mi Turgutlu
$311
223 km or 138 mi Bolu
$285
223 km or 139 mi Manisa
$355
227 km or 141 mi Canakkale
$322
232 km or 144 mi Kirklareli
$236
232 km or 144 mi Karadeniz Eregli
$322
234 km or 145 mi Uzunkopru
$318
248 km or 154 mi Mytilene
$825
257 km or 160 mi Izmir
$488
260 km or 162 mi Tire
$320
261 km or 162 mi Nazilli
$308
268 km or 167 mi Denizli
$356
268 km or 167 mi Edirne
$299
271 km or 168 mi Polatli
$318
280 km or 174 mi Aydin
$287

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Distance City Cost of living
8.6 km or 5.3 mi Upper Arlington
$1944
11 km or 7.1 mi Grove
$1946
13 km or 8.3 mi Gahanna
$1940
15 km or 9 mi Hilliard
$1942
17 km or 11 mi Reynoldsburg
$1939
18 km or 11 mi Dublin
$1596
19 km or 12 mi Westerville
$1904
22 km or 13 mi Pickerington
$1943
38 km or 24 mi Delaware
$1919
43 km or 27 mi Lancaster
$1947
43 km or 27 mi Marysville
$1941
51 km or 32 mi Newark
$1941
69 km or 43 mi Springfield
$1779
70 km or 43 mi Chillicothe
$1918
70 km or 44 mi Marion
$1940
84 km or 52 mi Zanesville
$1967
86 km or 53 mi Xenia
$1945
89 km or 55 mi Fairborn
$1783
94 km or 59 mi Beavercreek
$1935
97 km or 60 mi Huber Heights
$1944
97 km or 60 mi Mansfield
$1593
98 km or 61 mi Riverside
$1947
103 km or 64 mi Kettering
$1951
103 km or 64 mi Troy
$1950
104 km or 65 mi Athens
$1215
104 km or 65 mi Centerville
$1944
105 km or 65 mi Dayton
$1593
105 km or 65 mi Sidney
$1916
108 km or 67 mi Piqua
$1936
112 km or 69 mi Trotwood
$1943
116 km or 72 mi Ashland
$1235
120 km or 74 mi Lebanon
$1919
128 km or 80 mi Middletown
$1633
128 km or 80 mi Lima
$1310
130 km or 81 mi Wooster
$1347
131 km or 81 mi Mason
$1941
132 km or 82 mi Findlay
$1945
136 km or 84 mi Portsmouth
$1362
144 km or 90 mi New Philadelphia
$1949
146 km or 91 mi Norwalk
$1944