Summary

Cost of living in Birmingham is 13% more expensive than Leicester according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,891
$1,652
Cost of Living
$2,535
$2,346
Average Salary
$1,251
$982
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Birmingham
Leicester
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$962.36
$755.64
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$708.61
$624.34
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,857.73
$1,215.43
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,139.74
$972.07

Salaries And Financing

Name
Birmingham
Leicester
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,535.95
$2,345.78
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%3.01
%3.10

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Birmingham
Leicester
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$194.58
$242.87
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.17
$0.2
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$40.03
$37

Markets

Name
Birmingham
Leicester
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.26
$1.04
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.15
$1.21
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.31
$2.42
Local Cheese (1kg)
$6.82
$6.83
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.31
$1.47
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$9.11
$8.23
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$2.19
$1.99
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.19
$2.43
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$14.23
$11.73
Apples (1kg)
$3.02
$2.39
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$7.18
$6.78
Oranges (1kg)
$2.07
$2.52
Potato (1kg)
$1.71
$1.91
Lettuce (1 head)
$0.97
$0.88
Rice (white), (1kg)
$1.49
$1.3
Tomato (1kg)
$2.7
$2.72
Banana (1kg)
$2.12
$1.75
Onion (1kg)
$1.11
$1.07
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$12.05
$11.03

Transportation

Name
Birmingham
Leicester
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$3.36
$3.58
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$80.56
$80.3
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.68
$1.65
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$23,349.37
$24,961.03
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$5.11
$4.22
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.47
$2.44
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$33.12
$21.68
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$24,130.46
$23,038.32

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Birmingham
Leicester
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$63.94
$69.73
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$41.07
$36.24
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$79.55
$77.95
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$68.51
$72.03

Restaurants

Name
Birmingham
Leicester
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$16.01
$14.46
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$64.93
$54.15
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.45
$6.75
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$5.09
$4.23
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$5.03
$4.38
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.77
$1.78
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.36
$1.22
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.42
$3.2

Sports And Leisure

Name
Birmingham
Leicester
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$33.7
$37.17
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$20.22
$17.13
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$12.23
$12.7

Childcare

Name
Birmingham
Leicester
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$1,118.65
$987.34
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$16,566.93
$17,122.86

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Birmingham
Leicester
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$4,792.45
$0
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$2,630.35
$0