Cost of Living in Obuasi | Ghana

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$634
$1967
🛋️ Without rent
$345
$1295
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$289
$671
🍽️ Food
$211
$550
🚐 Transport
$40
$105
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$364
🏙️ Population
180k

The average cost of living in Obuasi is $634, which is in the top 29% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6588th out of 9294 in our global list and 6th out of 10 in Ghana.

The median after-tax salary is $364, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 8269th (TOP 89%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 6th best city to live in Ghana. With an estimated population of 180k, Obuasi is the 6th largest city in Ghana.

✈️ Closest airport58 kmKumasi Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate25.7 µg/m³
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Prices in Obuasi

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$1.74
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.77
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.69
☕ Cappuccino
$1.22
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.52

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$359
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$174
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$866
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$508
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$51.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.7%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1546
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$951

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.58
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$42.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.68
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.86

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.05
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.65
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.13
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.3
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.81
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.43
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.71
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.84
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.48
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.38
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.61
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.59
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.33
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.11
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.91
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.82

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$25.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.06
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$20.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.69
👖 Brand Jeans
$78.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$138
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$516
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$20878