Summary

Cost of living in Rotterdam is 1% more expensive than Houston, TX according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$2,191
$2,180
Cost of Living
$2,641
$2,958
Average Salary
$1,588
$1,650
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Rotterdam
Houston, TX
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,222.4
$1,269.03
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$949.68
$1,228.2
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$2,145.42
$2,037.22
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,500.11
$1,293.05

Salaries And Financing

Name
Rotterdam
Houston, TX
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,641.88
$2,958.44
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%2.37
%4.04

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Rotterdam
Houston, TX
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$180.24
$137.51
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.16
$0.12
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$44.65
$63.75

Markets

Name
Rotterdam
Houston, TX
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.06
$0.72
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.38
$1.94
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.69
$2.03
Local Cheese (1kg)
$10.49
$9.42
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.87
$1.4
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$6.29
$9.75
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.04
$2
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.71
$2.19
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$7.73
$6.17
Apples (1kg)
$2.12
$4.31
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$8.29
$7.37
Oranges (1kg)
$1.63
$3.86
Potato (1kg)
$1.38
$1.77
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.12
$0.99
Rice (white), (1kg)
$1.75
$3.15
Tomato (1kg)
$3.35
$3.26
Banana (1kg)
$1.68
$1.33
Onion (1kg)
$1.29
$2.16
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$14.49
$8.82

Transportation

Name
Rotterdam
Houston, TX
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$3.91
$0
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$77.53
$0
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.83
$0.6
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$25,360.88
$17,774.17
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$4.02
$3.33
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.33
$1.86
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$30.62
$27.19
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$27,436.92
$17,896.67

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Rotterdam
Houston, TX
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$94.49
$32.54
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$40.38
$35.5
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$98.7
$71.78
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$163.94
$81.06

Restaurants

Name
Rotterdam
Houston, TX
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$13.08
$11.22
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$57.71
$38.92
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$8.61
$6.03
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$4.79
$2.96
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$4.04
$4.42
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.21
$1.6
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.85
$1.39
Cappuccino (regular)
$2.9
$3.39

Sports And Leisure

Name
Rotterdam
Houston, TX
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$34.71
$58.34
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$22.09
$0
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$12.29
$8.5

Childcare

Name
Rotterdam
Houston, TX
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$1,262.28
$616.67
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$12,336.32
$10,455.56

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Rotterdam
Houston, TX
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$4,348.36
$2,049.39
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$2,994.72
$1,332.12