Cost of Living in Elmshorn

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1442
$3648
🛋️ Without rent
$650
$2010
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$791
$1638
🍽️ Food
$447
$1187
🚐 Transport
$73.3
$199
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2635
😀 Quality of life
74
🏙️ Population
50.1K

The average cost of living in Elmshorn is $1442, which is in the top 36% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 3392nd out of 9294 in our global list, 261st out of 662 in Germany, and 12th out of 21 in Schleswig-Holstein.

The median after-tax salary is $2635, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.8 months. Ranked 1444th (TOP 16%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 279th best city to live in Germany, and 6th most liveable city in Schleswig-Holstein. With an estimated population of 50.1K, Elmshorn is the 188th largest city in Germany.

✈️ Closest airport 26 km Hamburg Helmut Schmidt Airport
😷 Air quality Good 11.8 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 5267 Wedel University of Applied Sciences
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Prices in Elmshorn

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$59.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.16
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.65
 Cappuccino
$3.95
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.74
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$703
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$542
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1611
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1261
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$169
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$259
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$48.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.25%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4022
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3419
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.87
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$71.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$21.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$2.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.2
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.86
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.65
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.25
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.72
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.22
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.81
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.83
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.01
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.81
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$10.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.52
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.39
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$13.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$50.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
👟 Brand Sneakers
$101
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$327
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12488

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