Cost of Living in Schaerbeek | Belgium

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1430
$3373
🛋️ Without rent
$679
$2160
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$751
$1213
🍽️ Food
$493
$1314
🚐 Transport
$67.9
$189
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2075
🏙️ Population
133k

The average cost of living in Schaerbeek is $1430, which is in the top 29% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2685th out of 9294 in our global list and 26th out of 91 in Belgium.

The median after-tax salary is $2075, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months. Ranked 1086th (TOP 12%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 7th best city to live in Belgium. With an estimated population of 133k, Schaerbeek is the 6th largest city in Belgium.

✈️ Closest airport8 kmBrussels Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate13.5 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank134Catholic University of Leuven
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Prices in Schaerbeek

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$71.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.56
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.98
☕ Cappuccino
$3.34
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.52

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$704
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$573
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1206
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$959
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$99.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$153
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$51.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.94%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3607
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2861

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.11
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$49.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$23.6
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.58

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.65
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.13
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.75
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.79
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.7
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.47
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.4
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.61
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.57
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.39
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.41
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.66
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.22
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.12
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.81

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$18.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$90.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$97.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$478
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$16167