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Cost of Living in Hobart | Australia

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1575
$3928
🛋️ Without rent
$659
$2250
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$916
$1678
🍽️ Food
$463
$1196
🚐 Transport
$70.7
$191
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3194
🏙️ Population
222k

The average cost of living in Hobart is $1575, which is in the top 23% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2130th out of 9294 in our global list and 23rd out of 64 in Australia.

The median after-tax salary is $3194, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months. Ranked 222nd (TOP 3%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 9th best city to live in Australia. With an estimated population of 222k, Hobart is the 10th largest city in Australia.

✈️ Closest airport17 kmHobart International Airport
😷 Air qualityExcellent4.4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank412University of Tasmania
Cost of living in Hobart infographic

Prices in Hobart

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$58.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.33
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.57
☕ Cappuccino
$3.23
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.26

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.79
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.9
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.78
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.52
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.35
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.52
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.16
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.33
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.33
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.2
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.07
🚬 Cigarette pack
$19.3
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.06
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.39
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.27
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.91

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.07
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$53.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.4
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$860
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$717
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1931
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1328
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$113
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$172
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$56.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.52%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3168
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2308

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$55.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$48.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$66.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$95.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1663
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6387