Cost of living and prices in San Jose, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc. 🇺🇸 Updated May 2021

San Jose, city in United States located in Northern America. Coordinates: 37.33821 latitude and -121.88633 longitude. It is situated at elevation 23 meters above sea level. San Jose has a population of 1025350 people. It operates on the America/Los_Angeles time zone, GMT: -8.0.

Estimated cost of living in San Jose for a month without rent

1508.68 USD

Total cost of living in San Jose for two person with average consumption for one month will be 1508.68 USD, no rent price included. Click here to calculate cost-of-living estimate in San Jose, CA

Cost of Living Estimate in San Jose

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Restaurants prices

Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
15.95 $
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
65.00 $
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
9.50 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
7.00 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
8.00 $
Cappuccino
4.66 $
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
2.57 $

Markets prices

Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
1.87 $
Milk, Regular,1 liter
1.20 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
3.22 $
White Rice, 1 kg
3.98 $
Eggs, 12 pack
3.08 $
Local Cheese, 1 kg
10.54 $
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
10.94 $
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
17.47 $
Apples, 1 kg
3.18 $
Banana, 1 kg
2.29 $
Oranges, 1 kg
2.81 $
Tomato, 1 kg
3.10 $
Potato, 1 kg
2.20 $
Onion, 1 kg
1.93 $
Lettuce, 1 head
1.85 $
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
1.99 $
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price
15.00 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
2.92 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
4.00 $
Pack of Cigarettes
9.90 $

Transportation prices

One-way Ticket, Local Transport
2.50 $
Monthly Pass, Regular Price
90.00 $
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
4.25 $
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
2.02 $
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
30.00 $
Gasoline, 1 liter
0.88 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
25,000.00 $

Utilities Per Month prices

Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
129.86 $
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
0.25 $
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
58.72 $

Sports And Leisure prices

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
48.36 $
Tennis Court Rent, 1 Hour on Weekend
11.40 $

Salaries And Financing prices

Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
14.75 $
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
6,376.32 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages for 20 Years Fixed-Rate, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
3.84 %

Childcare prices

Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
1,678.81 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
22,283.33 $

Clothing And Shoes prices

Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
44.46 $
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
39.48 $
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
72.59 $
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
100.30 $

Rent Per Month prices

One bedroom apartment in city centre
2,686.78 $
One bedroom apartment outside of city centre
2,322.79 $
Three bedroom apartment in city centre
4,063.92 $
Three bedroom apartment outside of city centre
3,711.16 $

Buy Apartment prices

Price per m2 to Buy Apartment in City Center
9,725.03 $
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment Outside of City Center
7,481.31 $