Prices in Jeddah vs Mosul - Cost of Living Comparison

JeddahMosul
🚶 Cost of living One person
$943
$728
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2386
$1649
🏠 One person rent
$362
$298
🏘️ Family rent
$634
$418
🍽️ Food Expenses
$277
$218
🚐 Transport Expenses
$178
$157
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1484
$843
🏙️ Population
3.98M
1.69M

The cost of living in Jeddah is 30% more expensive than in Mosul. Cities ranked 5527th and 6148th ($943 vs $728) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 6th in Saudi Arabia and Iraq, respectively. Check Saudi Arabia vs Iraq comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Jeddah compared to 1.2 months in Mosul. Jeddah ranked 4th best city to live in Saudi Arabia vs Mosul ranked 5th in Iraq, while ranked 586th and 7669th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Jeddah vs Mosul

JeddahMosul
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.83
$5.02
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$31.7
$16.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.61
$4.62
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.32
$1.49
☕ Cappuccino
$3.08
$1.68
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.72
$0.55
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$323
$348
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$221
$206
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$612
$352
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$451
$338
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57.4
$26
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$88.4
$39.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$63.1
$37.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.87%
19.97%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1075
$1324
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$640
$616
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.8
$0.42
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26.8
$36
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$24.2
$25.7
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.43
$0.43
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.27
$1.15
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.76
$0.77
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
$1
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.27
$2.01
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.7
$9.09
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.53
$4.93
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
$9.68
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.87
$1.11
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.12
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$0.83
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$0.69
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
$0.83
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$0.56
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.4
$0.37
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.8
$0.85
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$2.65
$14.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.55
$1.8
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.7
$1.88
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.77
$4.18
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.86
$2.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.5
$1.22
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.8
$1.98
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$97
$21.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$16.1
$5.47
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$60.5
$18.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.66
$3.68
👖 Brand Jeans
$38.1
$27.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$91
$63.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$272
$63.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5513
$3361

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307 km or 191 miYanbu
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328 km or 204 miMedina
$1089
395 km or 246 miBisha
$742
410 km or 255 miBareq
$740
508 km or 315 miAbha
$793
597 km or 371 miAl Wajh
$737
645 km or 401 miKeren
$495
652 km or 405 miAr Rass
$742
661 km or 411 miMassawa
$493
675 km or 420 miAs Sulayyil
$739
688 km or 427 miNajran
$736
690 km or 429 miAtbara
$614
691 km or 429 miAsmara
$532
702 km or 436 miAswan
$370
703 km or 437 miSa'dah
$493
704 km or 437 miUnaizah
$751
711 km or 442 miHa'il
$770
738 km or 458 miKassala
$610
741 km or 461 miMendefera
$493
806 km or 501 miTabuk
$801
810 km or 503 miLuxor
$362
834 km or 518 miQena
$474
836 km or 519 miHurghada
$428
845 km or 525 miRiyadh
$942
849 km or 528 miAl Hudaydah
$518
855 km or 531 miEl Gouna
$389
863 km or 536 miSharm El Sheikh
$440
869 km or 540 miSanaa
$573
893 km or 555 miSayyan
$494
897 km or 557 miMekelle
$512
904 km or 562 miDahab
$496
922 km or 573 miDumat al-Jandal
$739
926 km or 576 miEl-Gadarif
$627
927 km or 576 miZabid
$493
942 km or 585 miSohag
$323
943 km or 586 miSakakah
$672
952 km or 592 miKhartoum North
$652
954 km or 593 miDhamar
$495

Cities near Mosul

DistanceCityCost of living
55 km or 34 miDuhok
$677
82 km or 51 miErbil
$809
95 km or 59 miZakho
$687
111 km or 69 miSinjar
$684
134 km or 84 miCizre
$372
140 km or 87 miSirnak
$371
145 km or 90 miHakkari
$415
153 km or 95 miKirkuk
$650
185 km or 115 miMahabad
$396
185 km or 115 miPiranshahr
$442
186 km or 115 miQamishli
$351
187 km or 116 miNusaybin
$371
194 km or 121 miSiirt
$399
203 km or 126 miTikrit
$614
213 km or 132 miAl-Hasakah
$352
220 km or 137 miUrmia
$461
227 km or 141 miSulaymaniyah
$679
237 km or 147 miMardin
$336
239 km or 148 miVan
$404
243 km or 151 miBitlis
$370
244 km or 151 miBatman
$338
251 km or 156 miSamarra
$649
252 km or 156 miBaneh
$374
275 km or 171 miMiandoab
$442
277 km or 172 miDerik
$370
277 km or 172 miBukan
$448
279 km or 173 miCeylanpinar
$371
283 km or 176 miSaqqez
$404
283 km or 176 miCinar
$370
291 km or 181 miMarivan
$442
291 km or 181 miDeir ez-Zor
$353
292 km or 181 miKhoy
$445
300 km or 186 miMus
$413
302 km or 188 miMaragheh
$442
308 km or 191 miDiyarbakir
$367
313 km or 195 miViransehir
$376
316 km or 197 miCaldiran
$370
323 km or 201 miBaqubah
$649
327 km or 203 miMarand
$441
328 km or 204 miRamadi
$686