Cologne vs Samsun - Cost of Living Comparison

Cologne Samsun
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1502
$376
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3553
$824
🏠 One person rent
$800
$169
🏘️ Family rent
$1406
$196
🍽️ Food expenses
$375
$117
🚐 Transport expenses
$205
$54.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2485
$322
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
20 km
🎓 Higher education
91
23
😀 Quality of life
95
41
🏙️ Population
1.08M
1.34M

The cost of living in Cologne is 299% more expensive than in Samsun. Cities ranked 2657th and 8845th ($1502 vs $376) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 13th and 17th in Germany and Turkey, respectively. Check Germany vs Turkey comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in Cologne compared to 0.9 months in Samsun. Cologne ranked 3rd best city to live in Germany vs Samsun ranked 50th in Turkey, while ranked 15th and 7007th among best cities to live in the world.

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Cologne Samsun
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12
$2.35
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$43.4
$14.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.6
$3.33
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.95
$1.38
 Cappuccino
$2.83
$1.27
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.32
$0.47
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$746
$213
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$597
$83.9
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1462
$138
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1077
$101
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$143
$51.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$221
$80.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.1
$7.62
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.4%
18.29%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6543
$553
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4352
$280
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.1
$0.36
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$97.6
$22.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.7
$3.52
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.94
$1.29
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.02
$0.7
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.73
$0.26
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.8
$0.87
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.73
$0.81
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
$2.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.02
$2.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.5
$6.73
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$0.39
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$0.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$0.77
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$0.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$0.26
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$0.17
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.25
$0.11
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$0.87
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.08
$3.63
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.8
$1.08
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.34
$1.17
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.01
$1.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$0.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.48
$0.77
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.64
$0.73
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30
$12.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.5
$1.33
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$47.9
$13.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.9
$3.03
👖 Brand Jeans
$87.2
$14
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.9
$52.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$512
$83.3
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10097
$4189

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Distance City Cost of living
9.2 km or 5.7 mi Hurth
$1222
10 km or 6.4 mi Leverkusen
$1474
10 km or 6.4 mi Frechen
$1221
13 km or 7.9 mi Bruhl
$1161
13 km or 7.9 mi Pulheim
$1219
14 km or 8.4 mi Wesseling
$1214
14 km or 8.5 mi Bergisch Gladbach
$1186
15 km or 9.3 mi Niederkassel
$1217
16 km or 10 mi Rosrath
$1219
18 km or 11 mi Monheim am Rhein
$1220
19 km or 12 mi Dormagen
$1220
19 km or 12 mi Erftstadt
$1218
19 km or 12 mi Langenfeld
$1217
20 km or 12 mi Troisdorf
$1221
20 km or 12 mi Leichlingen
$1219
20 km or 12 mi Kerpen
$1218
21 km or 13 mi Bornheim
$1213
21 km or 13 mi Lohmar
$1215
22 km or 14 mi Bergheim
$1138
23 km or 15 mi Siegburg
$1212
24 km or 15 mi Overath
$1217
25 km or 16 mi Sankt Augustin
$1219
25 km or 16 mi Bonn
$1440
26 km or 16 mi Hilden
$1218
26 km or 16 mi Solingen
$969
27 km or 17 mi Elsdorf
$1214
28 km or 17 mi Wermelskirchen
$1221
28 km or 17 mi Haan
$1215
28 km or 18 mi Bedburg
$1214
29 km or 18 mi Hennef
$1216
31 km or 19 mi Grevenbroich
$1218
31 km or 19 mi Remscheid
$1209
31 km or 20 mi Erkrath
$1221
33 km or 20 mi Konigswinter
$1215
34 km or 21 mi Euskirchen
$1211
34 km or 21 mi Neuss
$1281
34 km or 21 mi Mettmann
$1218
35 km or 21 mi Zulpich
$1221
35 km or 21 mi Meckenheim
$1218
35 km or 22 mi Dusseldorf
$1470

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Distance City Cost of living
82 km or 51 mi Unye
$318
82 km or 51 mi Amasya
$320
110 km or 69 mi Tokat
$245
128 km or 80 mi Sinop
$309
134 km or 84 mi Ordu
$305
142 km or 88 mi Corum
$303
180 km or 112 mi Giresun
$270
180 km or 112 mi Sivas
$311
208 km or 129 mi Yozgat
$311
213 km or 132 mi Kastamonu
$320
240 km or 149 mi Cankiri
$318
280 km or 174 mi Gumushane
$318
285 km or 177 mi Ortahisar
$329
287 km or 178 mi Trabzon
$299
287 km or 178 mi Kirikkale
$328
293 km or 182 mi Kayseri
$356
297 km or 184 mi Talas
$320
301 km or 187 mi Kirsehir
$316
309 km or 192 mi Karabuk
$264
317 km or 197 mi Erzincan
$287
326 km or 203 mi Nevsehir
$309
330 km or 205 mi Ankara
$470
335 km or 208 mi Bartin
$231
348 km or 216 mi Bayburt
$319
352 km or 219 mi Rize
$344
368 km or 229 mi Malatya
$266
378 km or 235 mi Sochi
$959
379 km or 236 mi Aksaray
$326
381 km or 237 mi Elazig
$292
395 km or 246 mi Nigde
$262
399 km or 248 mi Novorossiysk
$777
401 km or 249 mi Polatli
$318
402 km or 250 mi Bolu
$285
407 km or 253 mi Bor
$318
410 km or 255 mi Karadeniz Eregli
$322
415 km or 258 mi Kahramanmaras
$298
426 km or 265 mi Adiyaman
$294
429 km or 266 mi Kozan
$319
431 km or 268 mi Sukhumi
$683
433 km or 269 mi Sevastopol
$931