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Cost of Living in Paris | Ile-de-France

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$2067
$5039
🛋️ Without rent
$878
$2742
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1189
$2298
🍽️ Food
$528
$1355
🚐 Transport
$211
$552
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2695
🏙️ Population
2.19M

The average cost of living in Paris is $2067, which is in the top 4% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 282nd out of 9294 in our global list, 1st out of 151 in France, and 1st out of 27 in the Ile-de-France.

The median after-tax salary is $2695, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months. Ranked 123rd (TOP 2%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 2nd best city to live in France, and 1st most liveable city in Ile-de-France. With an estimated population of 2.19M, Paris is the 1st largest city in France.

✈️ Closest airport14 kmParis-Le Bourget Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate14.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank327Normal Superior School
Cost of living in Paris infographic

Prices in Paris

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$14.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$7.88
☕ Cappuccino
$4.63
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$3.39

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.38
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.75
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.99
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.89
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$24.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.55
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.26
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.3
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.29
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.78
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.77
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.33
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.97
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.15
🚬 Cigarette pack
$10.7
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.83
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.52
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.28
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.51

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.12
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$85.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.6
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.75

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1345
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$974
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2663
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1950
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$113
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$177
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$28.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.4%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$13427
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$10016

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$27.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$26.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$102
👟 Brand Sneakers
$115
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$974
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$16251

Paris Cost of Living comparison