From Stephen Epstein of the Signal group: We always knew that Ashkelon was an affordable city within Israel. When you compare the cost of living of US and EU cities, you see an even greater difference. Comparing Baltimore to Ashkelon, Baltimore is 36% more expensive. Compared to Toronto, the difference is even higher at 46%! The differences also extends to comparing Ashkelon with other popular cities in Israel: Raanana vs Ashkelon: 7% more expensive Netanya vs Ashkelon: 14% more expensive Rehovot vs Ashkelon: 17% more expensive Nahariya vs Ashkelon: 9% more expensive Read the full article on the Ashkelon123 website.