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Cost of Living in Mons | Belgium

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1359
$3363
🛋️ Without rent
$738
$2354
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$620
$1009
🍽️ Food
$537
$1460
🚐 Transport
$77.6
$218
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1772
🏙️ Population
95.3k

The average cost of living in Mons is $1359, which is in the top 33% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2981st out of 9294 in our global list and 82nd out of 91 in Belgium.

The median after-tax salary is $1772, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months. Ranked 2881st (TOP 31%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 15th best city to live in Belgium. With an estimated population of 95.3k, Mons is the 11th largest city in Belgium.

✈️ Closest airport16 kmChievres Air Base
😷 Air qualityModerate12.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank1701University of Mons
Cost of living in Mons infographic

Prices in Mons

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$13
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$53.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.45
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.61
☕ Cappuccino
$3.6
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.55

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.31
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.01
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.51
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.6
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$21.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.14
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.26
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.39
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.52
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$3.67
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.55
🚬 Cigarette pack
$9.04
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$22
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.28
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.37

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.86
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$50.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$30.8
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.62

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$645
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$454
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$921
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$823
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$72.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$111
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$55.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.02%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3556
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2822

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$10.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$33.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$11.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$97.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$125
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$475
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$16122