Cost of Living in Munster, North Rhine-Westphalia

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1313
$2947
🛋️ Without rent
$581
$1809
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$733
$1138
🍽️ Food
$351
$910
🚐 Transport
$116
$317
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1483
😀 Quality of life
70
🏙️ Population
316K

The average cost of living in Munster is $1313, which is in the top 34% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 3193rd out of 9294 in our global list, 40th out of 662 in Germany, and 9th out of 201 in North Rhine-Westphalia.

The median after-tax salary is $1483, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months. Ranked 2513th (TOP 27%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 452nd best city to live in Germany, and 167th most liveable city in North Rhine-Westphalia. With an estimated population of 316K, Munster is the 20th largest city in Germany.

✈️ Closest airport 20 km Munster Osnabruck Airport
😷 Air quality Good 10.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 186 University of Munster
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Prices in Munster

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$42.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.18
 Cappuccino
$3.2
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.83
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$945
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$461
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1566
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$716
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$144
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$221
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.36%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5401
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4030
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.48
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$68.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$22.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.94
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.13
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.08
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.25
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.31
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.38
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.65
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.95
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.26
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.83
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.11
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.95
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.46
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.45
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.41
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.48
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$58.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$15.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$73.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$76.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$331
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12587

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