Cost of Living in Kocaeli

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$393
$972
🛋️ Without rent
$236
$713
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$157
$259
🍽️ Food
$143
$367
🚐 Transport
$49.9
$139
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$356
😀 Quality of life
52
🏙️ Population
1.95M

The average cost of living in Kocaeli is $393, which is in the top 5% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8793rd out of 9294 in our global list and 14th out of 128 in Turkey.

The median after-tax salary is $356, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.9 months. Ranked 6099th (TOP 66%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 15th best city to live in Turkey. With an estimated population of 1.95M, Kocaeli is the 10th largest city in Turkey.

✈️ Closest airport 22 km Cengiz Topel Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 16.8 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 1735 Kocaeli University
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Prices in Kocaeli

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.36
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$11.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.77
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.4
 Cappuccino
$1.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.51
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$146
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$114
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$237
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$197
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$6.91
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
20.21%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1176
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$687
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.33
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$12.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.88
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.16
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.76
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.3
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.39
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.47
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.08
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.93
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.21
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.11
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.87
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.64
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.31
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.55
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.52
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.15
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.78
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.94
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.09
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$14
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$37.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$154
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3183

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