Summary

Cost of living in Catania is 4% more expensive than Palermo according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,091
$1,133
Cost of Living
$1,212
$1,279
Average Salary
$647
$611
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Palermo
Catania
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$497.6
$470.94
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$337.43
$312.93
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$826.98
$822.2
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$575.07
$625.88

Salaries And Financing

Name
Palermo
Catania
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$1,212.44
$1,280.41
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%2.24
%1.87

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Palermo
Catania
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$169.18
$206.14
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.1
$0.1
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$26.94
$34.72

Markets

Name
Palermo
Catania
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.89
$1.19
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.05
$1.02
Eggs (regular) (12)
$1.97
$2.46
Local Cheese (1kg)
$8.66
$7.58
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.28
$0.47
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$5.43
$5.59
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$0.81
$1
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.05
$2.32
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$5.32
$5.67
Apples (1kg)
$1.57
$1.63
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$7.87
$6.06
Oranges (1kg)
$1.13
$0.82
Potato (1kg)
$1.07
$0.97
Lettuce (1 head)
$0.98
$0.72
Rice (white), (1kg)
$1.72
$2.03
Tomato (1kg)
$1.27
$1.24
Banana (1kg)
$1.54
$1.32
Onion (1kg)
$1.27
$1.31
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$11.37
$13.58

Transportation

Name
Palermo
Catania
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$1.5
$1.05
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$33.93
$25.43
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.65
$1.66
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$22,042.15
$23,441.68
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$10.5
$5.25
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$0.84
$1.52
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$18.89
$20.99
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$19,942.9
$20,091.97

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Palermo
Catania
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$72.84
$85.39
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$31.38
$28.76
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$84.26
$91.29
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$110.8
$124.23

Restaurants

Name
Palermo
Catania
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$9.1
$11.89
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$41.99
$43.81
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.44
$8.4
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$3.5
$4.72
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.85
$3.5
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.61
$1.7
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$0.83
$0.92
Cappuccino (regular)
$1.4
$1.53

Sports And Leisure

Name
Palermo
Catania
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$38.53
$42.86
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$34.29
$33.45
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$7.79
$8.05

Childcare

Name
Palermo
Catania
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$271.15
$291.57
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$9,446.64
$4,273.04

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Palermo
Catania
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$2,184.5
$2,982.11
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$1,462.48
$1,460.29