Cost of Living in Oakville

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$2207
$5408
🛋️ Without rent
$775
$2677
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1432
$2731
🍽️ Food
$567
$1471
🚐 Transport
$86.6
$222
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4060
😀 Quality of life
77
🏙️ Population
194K

The average cost of living in Oakville is $2207, which is in the top 3% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 278th out of 9294 in our global list, 8th out of 153 in Canada, and 4th out of 43 in Ontario.

The median after-tax salary is $4060, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.8 months. Ranked 573rd (TOP 6%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 22nd best city to live in Canada, and 10th most liveable city in Ontario. With an estimated population of 194K, Oakville is the 28th largest city in Canada.

✈️ Closest airport 26 km Lester B. Pearson International Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 7.2 µg/m³
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Prices in Oakville

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$65.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.26
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.42
 Cappuccino
$3.43
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.84
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1374
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1272
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2653
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2523
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$78.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$121
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$60.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.2%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4931
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6551
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.69
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$103
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.92
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.33
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.28
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.27
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.91
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.3
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.69
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.99
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.9
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.54
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.5
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.94
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.9
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.66
🚬 Cigarette pack
$11.7
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.93
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.95
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.44
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.97
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$67.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$14.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$53.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$86
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1683
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18062

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