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Cost of Living in Tongeren | Belgium

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1399
$3220
🛋️ Without rent
$648
$2056
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$751
$1164
🍽️ Food
$480
$1282
🚐 Transport
$47.5
$132
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1832
🏙️ Population
31k

The average cost of living in Tongeren is $1399, which is in the top 31% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2822nd out of 9294 in our global list and 69th out of 91 in Belgium.

The median after-tax salary is $1832, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months. Ranked 4466th (TOP 49%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 65th best city to live in Belgium. With an estimated population of 31k, Tongeren is the 57th largest city in Belgium.

✈️ Closest airport16 kmLiege Airport
😷 Air qualityGood10.5 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank444Maastricht University
Cost of living in Tongeren infographic

Prices in Tongeren

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$11.4
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.26
☕ Cappuccino
$2.27
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.7

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.85
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.47
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.66
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.54
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.13
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.26
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.13
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.57
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.63
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.6
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.37
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.81
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.99
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.24
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.1
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.8

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.39
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$14.3
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.53

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$698
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$574
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$974
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$946
🔌 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
$39.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.73%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3497
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2749

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$22.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$10.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$18.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$107
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$386
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$15929