Summary

Cost of living in Besancon is 3% more expensive than Brest according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,105
$1,142
Cost of Living
$1,576
$1,639
Average Salary
$606
$683
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Brest
Besancon
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$466.86
$525.23
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$341.4
$393.92
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$625.61
$919.15
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$0
$717.81

Salaries And Financing

Name
Brest
Besancon
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$1,575.68
$1,638.84
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%1.68
%1.67

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Brest
Besancon
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$158.68
$112.75
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.14
$0.22
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$27.19
$29.9

Markets

Name
Brest
Besancon
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.87
$0.98
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.27
$1.4
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.34
$2.78
Local Cheese (1kg)
$14.71
$14.18
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.5
$0.89
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$6.12
$7.17
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$2.18
$1.51
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.03
$2.45
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$8.49
$8.12
Apples (1kg)
$2.24
$2.63
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$8.62
$9.45
Oranges (1kg)
$3.5
$2.28
Potato (1kg)
$2.1
$1.68
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.51
$1.12
Rice (white), (1kg)
$1.57
$1.86
Tomato (1kg)
$3.56
$2.45
Banana (1kg)
$2.1
$1.75
Onion (1kg)
$2.38
$1.92
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$13.13
$14.5

Transportation

Name
Brest
Besancon
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$1.61
$1.47
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$39.74
$44.12
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.47
$1.45
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$17,857.71
$17,157.4
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$4.41
$3.76
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$1.43
$1.63
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$38.87
$43.67
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$21,942.8
$18,791.44

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Brest
Besancon
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$56.02
$70.44
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$34.36
$32.45
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$81.03
$75.29
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$110.3
$96.99

Restaurants

Name
Brest
Besancon
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$13.11
$12.26
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$42.02
$47.62
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$8.06
$8.23
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$5.18
$4.91
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$4.12
$3.86
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.87
$2.18
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.34
$1.64
Cappuccino (regular)
$2.28
$2.69

Sports And Leisure

Name
Brest
Besancon
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$31.51
$26.25
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$0
$10.5
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$9.19
$9.61

Childcare

Name
Brest
Besancon
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$419.02
$490.67
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$0
$7,061.38

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Brest
Besancon
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$1,742.7
$1,943.34
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$0
$1,155.5