Cost of living and prices in Charleston, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc. Updated Feb 2021

Charleston, city in United States located in Northern America. Coordinates: 32.77647 latitude and -79.93105 longitude. It is situated at elevation 13 meters above sea level. Charleston has a population of 120083 people. It operates on the America/New_York time zone, GMT: -5.0.

Current prices of 54 goods and services in 10 categories in Charleston. Prices of food, restaurants, transportation, utilities, clothing and apartment rent & buying costs in Charleston. Average salaries also included.

Restaurants prices

Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
16.50 $
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
60.00 $
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
7.00 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
4.50 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
8.00 $
Cappuccino
4.83 $
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
2.43 $

Markets prices

Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
1.41 $
Milk, Regular,1 liter
0.84 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
2.61 $
White Rice, 1 kg
4.26 $
Eggs, 12 pack
1.86 $
Local Cheese, 1 kg
9.79 $
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
13.31 $
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
12.70 $
Apples, 1 kg
5.08 $
Banana, 1 kg
1.51 $
Oranges, 1 kg
7.48 $
Tomato, 1 kg
5.12 $
Potato, 1 kg
4.98 $
Onion, 1 kg
3.67 $
Lettuce, 1 head
2.12 $
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
1.64 $
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price
12.50 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
1.67 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
1.99 $
Pack of Cigarettes
7.50 $

Transportation prices

One-way Ticket, Local Transport
2.00 $
Monthly Pass, Regular Price
57.00 $
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
6.00 $
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
3.11 $
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
45.44 $
Gasoline, 1 liter
0.56 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
27,500.00 $

Utilities Per Month prices

Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
207.43 $
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
0.10 $
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
61.53 $

Sports And Leisure prices

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
32.17 $
Tennis Court Rent, 1 Hour on Weekend
12.50 $

Salaries And Financing prices

Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
11.00 $
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
3,863.14 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages for 20 Years Fixed-Rate, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
3.58 %

Childcare prices

Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
980.00 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
18,666.67 $

Clothing And Shoes prices

Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
51.50 $
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
39.25 $
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
81.67 $
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
113.62 $

Rent Per Month prices

One bedroom apartment in city centre
1,795.24 $
One bedroom apartment outside of city centre
1,372.60 $
Three bedroom apartment in city centre
2,776.92 $
Three bedroom apartment outside of city centre
1,793.75 $

Buy Apartment prices

Price per m2 to Buy Apartment in City Center
5,180.96 $
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment Outside of City Center
2,426.36 $

Estimated cost of living in Charleston for a month without rent

Total cost of living in Charleston for two person with average consumption for one month will be 1453.89 USD, no rent price included.

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