Cost of Living in Fort McMurray | Alberta

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1891
$4555
🛋️ Without rent
$738
$2341
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1153
$2214
🍽️ Food
$574
$1498
🚐 Transport
$52.2
$146
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4041
🏙️ Population
66.6k

The average cost of living in Fort McMurray is $1891, which is in the top 5% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 424th out of 9294 in our global list, 7th out of 153 in Canada, and 1st out of 10 in the Alberta.

The median after-tax salary is $4041, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months. Ranked 4022nd (TOP 44%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 107th best city to live in Canada, and 7th most liveable city in Alberta. With an estimated population of 66.6k, Fort McMurray is the 73rd largest city in Canada.

✈️ Closest airport13 kmFort McMurray Airport
😷 Air qualityExcellent6.4 µg/m³
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Prices in Fort McMurray

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$22.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$74.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.71
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.54
☕ Cappuccino
$4.18
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.07

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$983
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$982
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1972
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1978
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$185
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$52.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.17%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3156
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3148

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.09
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$35.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$22.3
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.84

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.33
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.2
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.21
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.65
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.67
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.75
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.87
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.23
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.23
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.1
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.7
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.82
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.09
🚬 Cigarette pack
$9.54
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.83
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.54
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.19
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.79

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$63.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$45.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$71.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1018
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8866