Cost of Living in Kocaeli

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$462
$1147
🛋️ Without rent
$259
$798
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$204
$349
🍽️ Food
$157
$401
🚐 Transport
$49.5
$133
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$429
😀 Quality of life
67
🏙️ Population
1.95M

The average cost of living in Kocaeli is $462, which is in the top 7% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8639th out of 9294 in our global list and 15th out of 128 in Turkey.

The median after-tax salary is $429, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.9 months. Ranked 4028th (TOP 43%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 4th best city to live in Turkey. With an estimated population of 1.95M, Kocaeli is the 8th largest city in Turkey.

✈️ Closest airport 22 km Cengiz Topel Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 18.6 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 1829 Kocaeli University
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Prices in Kocaeli

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.92
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.69
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.58
 Cappuccino
$1.37
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.66
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$212
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$156
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$409
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$269
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$27.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$42.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.72
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
23.98%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1125
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$789
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.35
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$17.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.83
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.8
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.77
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.31
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.53
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.06
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.64
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.76
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.72
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.14
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.86
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.19
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.36
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.51
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.26
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.04
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.61
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$19.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.67
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$23.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.67
👖 Brand Jeans
$34.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$59.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$217
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4047

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