Cost of Living in Barrie

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1431
$3436
🛋️ Without rent
$651
$2159
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$780
$1276
🍽️ Food
$451
$1178
🚐 Transport
$86.1
$233
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3479
😀 Quality of life
70
🏙️ Population
197K

The average cost of living in Barrie is $1431, which is in the top 31% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2880th out of 9294 in our global list, 137th out of 153 in Canada, and 42nd out of 43 in Ontario.

The median after-tax salary is $3479, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2.4 months. Ranked 2192nd (TOP 24%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 90th best city to live in Canada, and 25th most liveable city in Ontario. With an estimated population of 197K, Barrie is the 26th largest city in Canada.

✈️ Closest airport 38 km Huronia Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 7.2 µg/m³
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Prices in Barrie

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$11.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$45.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.93
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.79
 Cappuccino
$3.69
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.84
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$735
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$573
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1173
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$998
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$197
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$46
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.03%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4971
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3845
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.52
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$67.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$23.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.49
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.72
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.28
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.99
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.19
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.83
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.77
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.19
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.86
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.57
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.97
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.35
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.57
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.81
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.28
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$29.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.95
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$72.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$11.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$48.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$85
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1010
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12315

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