Cost of Living in Duisburg

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1001
$2471
🛋️ Without rent
$556
$1698
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$445
$773
🍽️ Food
$308
$810
🚐 Transport
$132
$353
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2212
😀 Quality of life
79
🏙️ Population
496K

The average cost of living in Duisburg is $1001, which is close to the world's average cost of living, ranked 5373rd out of 9294 in our global list, 653rd out of 662 in Germany, and 200th out of 201 in North Rhine-Westphalia.

The median after-tax salary is $2212, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2.2 months. Ranked 400th (TOP 4%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 30th best city to live in Germany, and 8th most liveable city in North Rhine-Westphalia. With an estimated population of 496K, Duisburg is the 15th largest city in Germany.

✈️ Closest airport 16 km Dusseldorf Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 13.2 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 390 University of Duisburg - Essen
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Prices in Duisburg

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$38.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.31
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.15
 Cappuccino
$2.87
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.33
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$360
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$285
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$716
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$526
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$182
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$26.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.39%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3069
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2579
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.99
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$73.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.83
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.85
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.14
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.31
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.69
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.19
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.21
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.28
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.19
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.27
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.93
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.75
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.71
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.44
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.96
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.92
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.19
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$17.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$56.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$74.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$87.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$244
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8717

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