Cost of Living in Bethlehem, Palestine

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1040
$1944
🛋️ Without rent
$506
$1429
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$534
$515
🍽️ Food
$365
$951
🚐 Transport
$50.5
$135
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$585
😀 Quality of life
35
🏙️ Population
36K

The average cost of living in Bethlehem is $1040, which is close to the world's average cost of living, ranked 4480th out of 9294 in our global list and 2nd out of 8 in the Palestine.

The median after-tax salary is $585, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 7953rd (TOP 86%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 8th best city to live in the Palestine. With an estimated population of 36K, Bethlehem is the 7th largest city in the Palestine.

✈️ Closest airport 39 km Tel Nof Air Base
😷 Air quality Moderate 18.5 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 2504 Al-Quds University
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Prices in Bethlehem

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$44
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.87
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.78
 Cappuccino
$2.65
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.77
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$407
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$450
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$771
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$297
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$58.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$89.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.04%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1108
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$601
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.88
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$56.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.92
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.95
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.79
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.34
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.37
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.91
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.72
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.47
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.33
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.18
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.88
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.59
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.71
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.99
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.63
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.19
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.12
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$23.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$6.41
👖 Brand Jeans
$68.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1476

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