Cost of Living in Whistler

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$2458
$5895
🛋️ Without rent
$754
$2397
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1704
$3499
🍽️ Food
$582
$1512
🚐 Transport
$45.9
$126
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1410
😀 Quality of life
55
🏙️ Population
11.9K

The average cost of living in Whistler is $2458, which is in the top 1% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 134th out of 9294 in our global list, 2nd out of 153 in Canada, and 1st out of 22 in British Columbia.

The median after-tax salary is $1410, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 5830th (TOP 63%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 151st best city to live in Canada, and 22nd most liveable city in British Columbia. With an estimated population of 11.9K, Whistler is the 151st largest city in Canada.

✈️ Closest airport 104 km Vancouver International Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 5.5 µg/m³
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Prices in Whistler

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$78.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.59
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.47
 Cappuccino
$3.65
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.6
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1876
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1541
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$3975
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$3229
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$43.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$67.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$52.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4734
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3727
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.94
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$38.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.19
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$3.12
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.71
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.51
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.81
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.7
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$18.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.92
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.33
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.46
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.02
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.9
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.63
🚬 Cigarette pack
$12.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.8
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.94
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.43
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.97
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$64.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$68.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$14.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$87.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$941
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12503

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