Cost of Living in Coquitlam | British Columbia

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1642
$3915
🛋️ Without rent
$625
$1878
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1017
$2037
🍽️ Food
$443
$1149
🚐 Transport
$73.3
$197
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2465
🏙️ Population
139k

The average cost of living in Coquitlam is $1642, which is in the top 22% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 1971st out of 9294 in our global list, 20th out of 153 in Canada, and 7th out of 22 in the British Columbia.

The median after-tax salary is $2465, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months. Ranked 292nd (TOP 4%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 22nd best city to live in Canada, and 3rd most liveable city in British Columbia. With an estimated population of 139k, Coquitlam is the 35th largest city in Canada.

✈️ Closest airport28 kmBoundary Bay Airport
😷 Air qualityExcellent5.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank45The University of British Columbia
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Prices in Coquitlam

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.98
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$39.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.41
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.18
☕ Cappuccino
$3.13
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.36

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1171
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$855
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2296
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1821
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$64.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$57.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.74%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3928
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4330

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.22
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$72.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$23.6
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.04

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.7
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.73
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.95
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.22
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.73
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.26
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.69
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.02
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.76
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.39
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.94
🚬 Cigarette pack
$12.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.85
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.56
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.18
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.79

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$25.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$63.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$45.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$534
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4286