Cost of Living in Mersin

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$441
$1083
🛋️ Without rent
$251
$765
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$190
$319
🍽️ Food
$133
$339
🚐 Transport
$67.3
$180
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$321
😀 Quality of life
60
🏙️ Population
1.81M

The average cost of living in Mersin is $441, which is in the top 7% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8632nd out of 9294 in our global list and 9th out of 128 in Turkey.

The median after-tax salary is $321, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months. Ranked 5240th (TOP 56%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 6th best city to live in Turkey. With an estimated population of 1.81M, Mersin is the 11th largest city in Turkey.

✈️ Closest airport 62 km Adana Sakirpasa Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 16.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 2174 Mersin University
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Prices in Mersin

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.51
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$11.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.31
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.55
 Cappuccino
$1.4
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.37
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$171
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$121
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$306
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$216
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$49.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$76.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.63
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
18.29%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2306
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1830
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$25.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.53
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.29
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
$1.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.31
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.82
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.38
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.31
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.93
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.49
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.36
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.22
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.15
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.87
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.37
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.56
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.17
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$0.78
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.35
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$12.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.62
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.06
👖 Brand Jeans
$38.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$69.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$222
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2812

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