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Johannesburg vs St Petersberg
Jnb vs Spg

Average net salary (After tax)

St Petersberg
Johannesburg

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Spg
Jnb
Outside city centre
Spg
Jnb

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Spg
Jnb
Outside city centre
Spg
Jnb

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Spg
Jnb
Outside city centre
Spg
Jnb

Mortgage rates

St Petersberg
4.5%
Johannesburg
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

St Petersberg
Johannesburg

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Spg
Jnb

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Spg
Jnb

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Spg
Jnb

Monthly pass

Regular price

Spg
Jnb

Fuel prices

Per Litre

St Petersberg
Johannesburg

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Spg
Jnb
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Spg
Jnb
White bread 500g
Spg
Jnb
Eggs 12
Spg
Jnb
White rice 1kg
Spg
Jnb

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

St Petersberg
Johannesburg

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Spg
Jnb
Beef round 1kg
Spg
Jnb
Local cheese 1kg
Spg
Jnb

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Spg
Jnb
Lettuce 1 head
Spg
Jnb
Tomatoes 1kg
Spg
Jnb

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Spg
Jnb
Oranges 1 head
Spg
Jnb
Bananas 1kg
Spg
Jnb

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

St Petersberg
4.5%
Johannesburg
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in St Petersberg are 17.14% higher than in Johannesburg

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Spg
Jnb
Market 0.5L bottle
Spg
Jnb

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Spg
Jnb
Market 0.33L bottle
Spg
Jnb

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

St Petersberg
5
Johannesburg

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Spg
Jnb

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Spg
Jnb

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Spg
Jnb
1 pair men's leather shoes
Spg
Jnb

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

St Petersberg
$15.33
Johannesburg
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Spg $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Spg $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth