Cost of Living in Charlottetown

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1716
$4040
🛋️ Without rent
$748
$2435
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$969
$1606
🍽️ Food
$577
$1495
🚐 Transport
$64
$178
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1640
😀 Quality of life
73
🏙️ Population
36.1K

The average cost of living in Charlottetown is $1716, which is in the top 23% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2148th out of 9294 in our global list, 54th out of 153 in Canada, and 1st out of 1 in Prince Edward Island.

The median after-tax salary is $1640, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months. Ranked 1331st (TOP 14%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 63rd best city to live in Canada, and 1st most liveable city in Prince Edward Island. With an estimated population of 36.1K, Charlottetown is the 102nd largest city in Canada.

✈️ Closest airport 6 km Charlottetown Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 4.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 1471 University of Prince Edward Island
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Prices in Charlottetown

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$14
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.74
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.7
 Cappuccino
$3.19
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.88
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$906
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$763
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1561
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1332
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$97.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$148
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$79.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.17%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2544
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1647
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.56
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$47.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$24.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.63
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.43
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.28
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.33
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.91
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.51
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.26
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.77
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.92
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.74
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.17
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.86
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.96
🚬 Cigarette pack
$14.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.16
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.18
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.02
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.14
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$58.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$12
👖 Brand Jeans
$53
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$729
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$23651

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