United States. Cost of living and prices in United States, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc. Updated Jun. 2020

United States is country located in Northern America. Bordered by Canada and Mexico. United States covers an area of 9,629,091 square kilometres. United States has a population of 310,232,863 and a population density of 32 people per square kilometre. The official language of United States is English. United States gross domestic product (GDP) is $16,720,000,000,000, GDP per capita is $ 53,895. The currency in United States is United States dollar. Top level domains in United States: .us

Current average prices of 55 goods and services in 10 categories in United States. Prices of food, restaurants, transportation, utilities, clothing and apartment rent & buying costs in United States. Average salaries also included.


Estimated cost of living in United States for a month without rent

Total cost of living in United States for two person with average consumption for one month will be $ 1243.77, no rent price included.

Cost of Living Estimate in United States

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Markets prices

United States
Avg. World
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
United States
Avg. World
$ 1.41
$ 1.02
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
Milk, Regular,1 liter
United States
Avg. World
$ 0.86
$ 1.04
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
United States
Avg. World
$ 2.59
$ 1.48
Rice (white), (1kg)
White Rice, 1 kg
United States
Avg. World
$ 3.95
$ 2.14
Eggs (regular) (12)
Eggs, 12 pack
United States
Avg. World
$ 2.51
$ 2.10
Local Cheese (1kg)
Local Cheese, 1 kg
United States
Avg. World
$ 10.86
$ 8.76
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
United States
Avg. World
$ 8.65
$ 6.71
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
United States
Avg. World
$ 11.63
$ 10.61
Apples (1kg)
Apples, 1 kg
United States
Avg. World
$ 4.33
$ 2.61
Banana (1kg)
Banana, 1 kg
United States
Avg. World
$ 1.52
$ 1.48
Oranges (1kg)
Oranges, 1 kg
United States
Avg. World
$ 3.97
$ 2.33
Tomato (1kg)
Tomato, 1 kg
United States
Avg. World
$ 3.99
$ 2.35
Potato (1kg)
Potato, 1 kg
United States
Avg. World
$ 2.51
$ 1.49
Onion (1kg)
Onion, 1 kg
United States
Avg. World
$ 2.53
$ 1.45
Lettuce (1 head)
Lettuce, 1 head
United States
Avg. World
$ 1.55
$ 1.16
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
United States
Avg. World
$ 1.80
$ 1.03
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price
United States
Avg. World
$ 12.12
$ 8.97
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
United States
Avg. World
$ 2.11
$ 1.62
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro)
Pack of Cigarettes
United States
Avg. World
$ 6.88
$ 5.65

Buy Apartment prices

United States
Avg. World
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment in City Center
United States
Avg. World
$ 2,277.60
$ 2,449.68
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment Outside of City Center
United States
Avg. World
$ 1,621.03
$ 1,733.86

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Childcare prices

United States
Avg. World
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child
Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
United States
Avg. World
$ 851.97
$ 506.97
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
United States
Avg. World
$ 18,180.00
$ 11,926.99

Clothing And Shoes prices

United States
Avg. World
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
United States
Avg. World
$ 41.93
$ 54.30
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
United States
Avg. World
$ 34.73
$ 34.75
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
United States
Avg. World
$ 74.17
$ 73.55
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
United States
Avg. World
$ 92.53
$ 83.09

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Rent Per Month prices

United States
Avg. World
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
One bedroom apartment in city centre
United States
Avg. World
$ 1,201.04
$ 605.40
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
One bedroom apartment outside of city centre
United States
Avg. World
$ 941.69
$ 481.79
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
Three bedroom apartment in city centre
United States
Avg. World
$ 1,927.80
$ 1,081.95
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
Three bedroom apartment outside of city centre
United States
Avg. World
$ 1,498.82
$ 845.07

Restaurants prices

United States
Avg. World
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
United States
Avg. World
$ 13.13
$ 9.33
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
United States
Avg. World
$ 50.50
$ 38.23
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
United States
Avg. World
$ 7.07
$ 6.13
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
United States
Avg. World
$ 4.04
$ 3.13
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
United States
Avg. World
$ 5.05
$ 3.75
Cappuccino (regular)
Cappuccino
United States
Avg. World
$ 3.96
$ 2.59
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
United States
Avg. World
$ 1.77
$ 1.38
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
United States
Avg. World
$ 2.80
$ 3.75

Salaries And Financing prices

United States
Avg. World
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
United States
Avg. World
$ 11.11
$ 8.15
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
United States
Avg. World
$ 3,302.21
$ 1,647.10
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
United States
Avg. World
3.97%
5.24%

Sports And Leisure prices

United States
Avg. World
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
United States
Avg. World
$ 36.56
$ 36.91
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
Tennis Court Rent, 1 Hour on Weekend
United States
Avg. World
$ 15.46
$ 15.30

Transportation prices

United States
Avg. World
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
One-way Ticket, Local Transport
United States
Avg. World
$ 2.27
$ 1.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
Monthly Pass, Regular Price
United States
Avg. World
$ 65.65
$ 44.47
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
United States
Avg. World
$ 3.03
$ 2.93
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
United States
Avg. World
$ 1.70
$ 1.38
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
United States
Avg. World
$ 27.27
$ 18.68
Gasoline (1 liter)
Gasoline, 1 liter
United States
Avg. World
$ 0.64
$ 0.98
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
United States
Avg. World
$ 22,071.03
$ 20,559.67
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
Honda Civic 1.6 Or Alternative New Car
United States
Avg. World
$ 20,386.45
$ 20,941.88

Utilities Per Month prices

United States
Avg. World
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
United States
Avg. World
$ 149.17
$ 120.64
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
United States
Avg. World
$ 0.10
$ 0.13
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
United States
Avg. World
$ 57.23
$ 38.40