Essen is geavanceerd, ontwikkelend, / Essen (North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany) has 582,624 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 210 km². It is near Dortmund Düsseldorf . The Vore provides the cost of living in Essen, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Map of Essen

Minimum wage (Year)$1,515
Income per capita (GDP - PPP)$47,033
Average salary (Month)$1,713

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at Cafe Bar Celona & Hudson's - Metropolitan Bar & Dining or go clubbing in Essen? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides Essen's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age
Legal smoking ageN/A
Price pack of cigarettes$6.50
Local beer brands
Price of coffee$2.85


Price of local beer (0,5L)$3.83

Most popular pubs/bars in Essen

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in Essen

Price of a cocktail$

No clubs listed.

Where to buy alcohol in Essen? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L)$1.02
Price of local wine (bottle)$5.54

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Essen? Or right next to Museum Folkwang? The real estate price level is (/100). The Vore talks Essen's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre$475
Rent in cheaper area$360
Costs of internet$28
Costs of electricity, water and heating$235


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2)$
Cheaper area apartment (per m2)$1,130
Mortgage interest rate2.00%

Essen's Neighborhoods

Real estate agents in Essen

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Useful websites for finding a place in Essen:

Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Essen? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Essen. The Vore provides public transport prices, distances, what to tip, and how long journeys takes!
The city is and in terms of traveling costs it's .
Average taxi priceStart price:$3.85 + $2.24(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket$3.06
Price monthly public transport pass$88.80
Gas price$1.58

Train companies in Essen

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Essen

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at Der Bonner Hof & Restaurant Tablo in Essen? Or buy food? The price level of food in Essen is (/100). The Vore provides Essen's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
The city is and in terms of food costs it's .
Price of budget restaurant$12.31
Price of local food restaurant$27.50
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds)$7.81
Price of bread$1.17
Price of milk$2.71

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Essen

No restaurants listed.

Great local market places in Essen

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List of supermarkets in Essen

No supermarkets listed.