Cost of Living in Prince George | British Columbia

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1367
$3206
🛋️ Without rent
$611
$1905
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$756
$1301
🍽️ Food
$461
$1189
🚐 Transport
$44.4
$120
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2725
🏙️ Population
65.6k

The average cost of living in Prince George is $1367, which is in the top 32% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2962nd out of 9294 in our global list, 103rd out of 153 in Canada, and 18th out of 22 in the British Columbia.

The median after-tax salary is $2725, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months. Ranked 881st (TOP 10%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 46th best city to live in Canada, and 13th most liveable city in British Columbia. With an estimated population of 65.6k, Prince George is the 74th largest city in Canada.

✈️ Closest airport6 kmPrince George Airport
😷 Air qualityExcellent9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank1460University of Northern British Columbia
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Prices in Prince George

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$40.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.35
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.69
☕ Cappuccino
$3.37
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.84

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$647
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$593
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1123
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1092
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$93.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$145
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$58.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.75%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1585
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1448

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$42.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$14.2
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.89

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.23
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.02
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.57
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.79
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.91
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.57
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.13
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.49
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.35
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.49
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.02
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.1
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.04
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.77
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.33
🚬 Cigarette pack
$11.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.52
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.53
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.15
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.68

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$40.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.07
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$64.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$11.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$43.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$76.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$529
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12060