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Cost of Living in Baku | Azerbaijan

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$589
$1483
🛋️ Without rent
$337
$1070
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$252
$413
🍽️ Food
$208
$555
🚐 Transport
$51.3
$142
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$347
🏙️ Population
2.18M

The average cost of living in Baku is $589, which is in the top 24% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7059th out of 9294 in our global list and 1st out of 10 in Azerbaijan.

The median after-tax salary is $347, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 3914th (TOP 43%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1st best city to live in Azerbaijan. With an estimated population of 2.18M, Baku is the 1st largest city in Azerbaijan.

✈️ Closest airport19 kmZabrat Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate20 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank5818Khazar University
Cost of living in Baku infographic

Prices in Baku

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.93
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$23.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.68
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.69
☕ Cappuccino
$2.76
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.47

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.12
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.37
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.26
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.66
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.19
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.93
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.42
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.99
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.24
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.17
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.01
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.26
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.32
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.51

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.18
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.73
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$318
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$184
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$543
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$312
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$14.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
8.25%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1530
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$723

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$36.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.05
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$23.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.76
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$104
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$226
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6840

Baku Cost of Living comparison