Cali vs Istanbul - Cost of Living Comparison

Cali Istanbul
🚶 Cost of living one person
$555
$644
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1391
$1649
🏠 One person rent
$213
$300
🏘️ Family rent
$370
$619
🍽️ Food expenses
$190
$185
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$102
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$321
$330
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
19 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
45
95
😀 Quality of life
55
75
🏙️ Population
2.47M
15.5M

The cost of living in Cali is 14% less expensive than in Istanbul. Cities ranked 7750th and 7179th ($555 vs $644) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 5th and 1st in Colombia and Turkey, respectively. Check Colombia vs Turkey comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Cali compared to 0.5 months in Istanbul. Cali ranked 4th best city to live in Colombia vs Istanbul ranked 1st in Turkey, while ranked 5807th and 884th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cali vs Istanbul

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Cali Istanbul
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.63
$4.18
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.2
$19.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.83
$3.89
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.96
$2.21
 Cappuccino
$1.73
$1.56
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.69
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$261
$382
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$133
$222
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$408
$867
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$268
$475
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.1
$37
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$54.2
$57
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.7
$8.82
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.18%
21.7%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$778
$2296
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$716
$1125
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.55
$0.45
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.6
$33.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.81
$3.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.59
$1.42
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.95
$0.86
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.86
$0.39
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.72
$1.28
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.91
$1.49
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.29
$5.36
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.75
$4.22
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.31
$8.98
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
$0.82
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$1.48
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$0.79
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
$1.1
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
$0.59
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.73
$0.44
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.48
$0.19
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.2
$1.01
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.3
$7.28
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.72
$1.53
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.95
$1.63
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.22
$1.39
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.99
$2.62
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.71
$2.45
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.69
$2.37
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$19.8
$21.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.85
$2.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26
$21.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.45
$4.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.2
$40.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$70.7
$68.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$119
$211
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4295
$5096

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Distance City Cost of living
27 km or 17 mi Palmira
$391
74 km or 46 mi Buenaventura
$433
80 km or 50 mi Tulua
$393
111 km or 69 mi Popayan
$400
148 km or 92 mi Neiva
$390
154 km or 96 mi Armenia
$421
160 km or 100 mi Cartago
$392
170 km or 105 mi Salento
$422
178 km or 111 mi Pereira
$414
184 km or 114 mi Ibague
$363
213 km or 132 mi Girardot
$360
214 km or 133 mi Manizales
$474
227 km or 141 mi Florencia
$389
251 km or 156 mi Quibdo
$425
262 km or 163 mi Pasto
$405
285 km or 177 mi Facatativa
$379
285 km or 177 mi Soacha
$466
301 km or 187 mi Bogota
$679
308 km or 192 mi Tumaco
$432
316 km or 196 mi Ipiales
$422
321 km or 200 mi Envigado
$500
329 km or 204 mi Medellin
$648
330 km or 205 mi Villavicencio
$411
330 km or 205 mi Zipaquira
$443
339 km or 210 mi Bello
$402
386 km or 240 mi Ibarra
$556
421 km or 261 mi Tunja
$367
446 km or 277 mi Esmeraldas
$655
463 km or 288 mi Quito
$806
469 km or 291 mi Duitama
$444
471 km or 293 mi Sogamoso
$341
500 km or 311 mi Barrancabermeja
$376
504 km or 313 mi Yopal
$428
506 km or 314 mi Santo Domingo
$590
518 km or 322 mi Turbo
$430
554 km or 344 mi Floridablanca
$404
556 km or 346 mi Bucaramanga
$480
571 km or 354 mi Ambato
$577
595 km or 369 mi Quevedo
$621
596 km or 370 mi Monteria
$486

Cities near Istanbul

Distance City Cost of living
40 km or 25 mi Cayirova
$318
46 km or 28 mi Gebze
$322
73 km or 45 mi Korfez
$321
79 km or 49 mi Kocaeli
$393
83 km or 51 mi Golcuk
$320
87 km or 54 mi Izmit
$204
91 km or 56 mi Kapakli
$318
92 km or 57 mi Bursa
$531
96 km or 59 mi Kartepe
$318
98 km or 61 mi Corlu
$327
111 km or 69 mi Bandirma
$287
113 km or 70 mi Inegol
$328
121 km or 75 mi Tekirdag
$292
124 km or 77 mi Adapazari
$303
124 km or 77 mi Sakarya
$302
129 km or 80 mi Bilecik
$383
141 km or 88 mi Luleburgaz
$320
166 km or 103 mi Kirklareli
$236
176 km or 110 mi Balikesir
$359
186 km or 115 mi Duzce
$283
190 km or 118 mi Eskisehir
$354
192 km or 120 mi Uzunkopru
$318
197 km or 122 mi Kutahya
$324
207 km or 129 mi Burgas
$554
208 km or 129 mi Karadeniz Eregli
$322
214 km or 133 mi Edirne
$299
224 km or 139 mi Bolu
$285
234 km or 145 mi Soma
$317
236 km or 147 mi Canakkale
$322
259 km or 161 mi Varna
$627
260 km or 162 mi Alexandroupoli
$769
261 km or 162 mi Yambol
$473
261 km or 162 mi Usak
$444
284 km or 177 mi Afyonkarahisar
$314
287 km or 178 mi Sliven
$514
290 km or 180 mi Salihli
$321
290 km or 180 mi Bartin
$231
295 km or 184 mi Manisa
$355
296 km or 184 mi Mytilene
$825
299 km or 186 mi Komotini
$834