Cost of Living in Merseburg

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1214
$2992
🛋️ Without rent
$552
$1727
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$662
$1265
🍽️ Food
$365
$973
🚐 Transport
$68.9
$187
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2515
😀 Quality of life
73
🏙️ Population
34.1K

The average cost of living in Merseburg is $1214, which is close to the world's average cost of living, ranked 3887th out of 9294 in our global list, 505th out of 662 in Germany, and 20th out of 25 in Saxony-Anhalt.

The median after-tax salary is $2515, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months. Ranked 1372nd (TOP 15%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 225th best city to live in Germany, and 4th most liveable city in Saxony-Anhalt. With an estimated population of 34.1K, Merseburg is the 339th largest city in Germany.

✈️ Closest airport 19 km Leipzig/Halle Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 9.8 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 370 Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
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Prices in Merseburg

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$11.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.49
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.57
 Cappuccino
$2.92
🥤 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
$595
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$468
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1246
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$964
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$135
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$211
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.01%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4791
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3647
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.77
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$65.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$19.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$2.15
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.91
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.78
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.8
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.42
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.02
🥩 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
$2.06
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.95
🌊 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
$5.17
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.63
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.96
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.36
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.41
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.57
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$56.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$14.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$72.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$305
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10694

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