Cost of Living in Beit Shemesh

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1585
$3766
🛋️ Without rent
$734
$2282
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$851
$1485
🍽️ Food
$518
$1352
🚐 Transport
$59.7
$153
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2645
😀 Quality of life
68
🏙️ Population
114K

The average cost of living in Beit Shemesh is $1585, which is in the top 27% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2464th out of 9294 in our global list and 55th out of 67 in Israel.

The median after-tax salary is $2645, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months. Ranked 3207th (TOP 35%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 12th best city to live in Israel. With an estimated population of 114K, Beit Shemesh is the 14th largest city in Israel.

✈️ Closest airport 19 km Tel Nof Air Base
😷 Air quality Moderate 18.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 143 Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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Prices in Beit Shemesh

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$77
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$14.7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$9.77
 Cappuccino
$3.71
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.58
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$744
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$723
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1294
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1314
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$95.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$147
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$27.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.96%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5613
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5626
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.59
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$10.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$2.04
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.34
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.34
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.85
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.85
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.77
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.37
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.83
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.52
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
🚬 Cigarette pack
$10.4
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.51
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.86
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.22
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.4
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$55.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$10.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$111
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$76.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$105
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$808
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5843

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