Bursa vs Kocaeli - Cost of Living Comparison

Bursa Kocaeli
🚶 Cost of living one person
$531
$393
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1411
$972
🏠 One person rent
$199
$157
🏘️ Family rent
$349
$259
🍽️ Food expenses
$197
$143
🚐 Transport expenses
$80.5
$49.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$327
$356
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
43 km
22 km
🎓 Higher education
43
55
😀 Quality of life
62
52
🏙️ Population
2.9M
1.95M

The cost of living in Bursa is 35% more expensive than in Kocaeli. Cities ranked 8053rd and 8793rd ($531 vs $393) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 14th in Turkey.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Bursa compared to 0.9 months in Kocaeli. Ranked 5th vs 15th best cities to live in Turkey, and 4842nd vs 6099th among the best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Bursa vs Kocaeli

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Bursa Kocaeli
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.33
$3.36
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$50.3
$11.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.64
$2.77
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$1.4
 Cappuccino
$1.76
$1.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.61
$0.51
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$158
$146
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$116
$114
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$295
$237
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$227
$197
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$62.7
$30.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$97.1
$47
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$11.8
$6.91
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
19.98%
20.21%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$870
$1176
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$612
$687
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.42
$0.33
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$27.6
$12.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.86
$3.88
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
$1.16
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.75
$0.76
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.46
$0.49
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$1.11
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.49
$1.3
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.78
$4.39
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.17
$3.47
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.69
$8.08
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
$0.96
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$1.02
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.64
$0.9
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$0.93
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.49
$0.35
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.27
$0.21
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$0.11
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.63
$0.87
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.71
$6.64
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.48
$1.31
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.67
$1.55
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.73
$1.52
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.72
$1.15
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.91
$0.78
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.89
$0.94
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$29
$16
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.2
$2.09
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$18.2
$14
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.13
$3.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.3
$37.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.6
$46.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$307
$154
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8456
$3183

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Cities near Bursa

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

Cities near Kocaeli

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.8 mi Izmit
$204
13 km or 8.1 mi Korfez
$321
21 km or 13 mi Golcuk
$320
22 km or 13 mi Kartepe
$318
38 km or 24 mi Gebze
$322
42 km or 26 mi Cayirova
$318
45 km or 28 mi Adapazari
$303
45 km or 28 mi Sakarya
$302
79 km or 49 mi Istanbul
$644
79 km or 49 mi Bilecik
$383
91 km or 57 mi Inegol
$328
101 km or 63 mi Bursa
$531
108 km or 67 mi Duzce
$283
131 km or 82 mi Eskisehir
$354
137 km or 85 mi Karadeniz Eregli
$322
146 km or 90 mi Bolu
$285
159 km or 99 mi Kutahya
$324
169 km or 105 mi Kapakli
$318
170 km or 106 mi Bandirma
$287
177 km or 110 mi Corlu
$327
199 km or 124 mi Tekirdag
$292
216 km or 134 mi Balikesir
$359
220 km or 137 mi Luleburgaz
$320
223 km or 139 mi Bartin
$231
234 km or 146 mi Karabuk
$264
239 km or 148 mi Polatli
$318
240 km or 149 mi Afyonkarahisar
$314
242 km or 151 mi Kirklareli
$236
245 km or 152 mi Usak
$444
268 km or 167 mi Soma
$317
271 km or 169 mi Burgas
$554
271 km or 169 mi Uzunkopru
$318
272 km or 169 mi Ankara
$470
292 km or 182 mi Edirne
$299
303 km or 188 mi Salihli
$321
304 km or 189 mi Canakkale
$322
308 km or 191 mi Varna
$627
316 km or 197 mi Cankiri
$318
321 km or 200 mi Turgutlu
$311
324 km or 201 mi Manisa
$355