Cost of Living in Bensheim

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1221
$2984
🛋️ Without rent
$551
$1728
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$669
$1256
🍽️ Food
$365
$972
🚐 Transport
$68.9
$187
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2501
😀 Quality of life
73
🏙️ Population
40.5K

The average cost of living in Bensheim is $1221, which is in the top 37% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 3470th out of 9294 in our global list, 105th out of 662 in Germany, and 11th out of 57 in Hesse.

The median after-tax salary is $2501, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months. Ranked 1180th (TOP 13%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 175th best city to live in Germany, and 25th most liveable city in Hesse. With an estimated population of 40.5K, Bensheim is the 270th largest city in Germany.

✈️ Closest airport 24 km Mannheim-City Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 9.4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 337 Darmstadt University of Technology
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Prices in Bensheim

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$11.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$48.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.44
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.6
 Cappuccino
$2.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.38
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$601
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$475
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1245
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$953
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$136
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$211
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4866
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3687
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.8
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$64.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$2.15
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.9
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.44
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.97
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.07
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.37
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.8
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.16
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.63
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.07
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.1
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.37
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.42
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.55
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$57.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$14.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$72
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$304
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10867

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