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Cost of Living in Toronto | Ontario

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$2099
$4639
🛋️ Without rent
$817
$2664
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1282
$1975
🍽️ Food
$469
$1229
🚐 Transport
$234
$594
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2829
🏙️ Population
2.73M

The average cost of living in Toronto is $2099, which is in the top 3% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 260th out of 9294 in our global list, 1st out of 153 in Canada, and 1st out of 43 in the Ontario.

The median after-tax salary is $2829, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months. Ranked 77th (TOP 1%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 10th best city to live in Canada, and 4th most liveable city in Ontario. With an estimated population of 2.73M, Toronto is the 1st largest city in Canada.

✈️ Closest airport5 kmBilly Bishop Toronto City Centre Airport
😷 Air qualityExcellent7.4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank41University of Toronto
Cost of living in Toronto infographic

Prices in Toronto

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.39
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.69
☕ Cappuccino
$3.37
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.74

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.21
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.99
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.21
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.73
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.87
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.82
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.26
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.78
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.71
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.36
🚬 Cigarette pack
$10.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$10.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.22
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.13
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.59

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.41
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$111
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.4
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.89

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1413
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1109
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2214
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1731
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$67.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$103
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$44.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$8157
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6246

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$53.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$54.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1140
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$19552

Toronto Cost of Living comparison