Gothenburg vs Kansas - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Kansas
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$1716
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$4245
🏠 One person rent
$743
$977
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$1856
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$491
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$90
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$4161
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
46
63
😀 Quality of life
92
88
🏙️ Population
605K
489K

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 16% less expensive than in Kansas. Cities ranked 2868th and 2149th ($1442 vs $1716) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 1897th in Sweden and the United States, respectively. Check Sweden vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 2.4 months in Kansas. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Kansas ranked 37th in the United States, while ranked 63rd and 154th among best cities to live in the world.

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Gothenburg Kansas
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$15.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$53.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$9.07
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$5.32
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$5.35
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$2.24
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$1004
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$720
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$2153
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$1434
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$140
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$217
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$61.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
5.41%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$3312
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$825
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$1.49
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$50.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$14.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.11
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$0.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$2.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$2.51
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$2.71
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$10.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$7.88
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$11.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$3.66
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.66
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$2.75
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$4
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.98
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$2.28
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$1.1
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$2.26
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$16
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$2.5
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$6.54
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$8.16
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$5.25
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$3.4
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$1.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$44
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$10.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$124
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$20.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$51.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$96.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$686
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$16793

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Distance City Cost of living
2.8 km or 1.7 mi Molndal
$1466
58 km or 36 mi Boras
$1132
66 km or 41 mi Varberg
$1244
70 km or 44 mi Trollhattan
$1057
76 km or 47 mi Uddevalla
$1118
80 km or 50 mi Vanersborg
$1249
90 km or 56 mi Frederikshavn
$1108
126 km or 78 mi Halmstad
$1218
130 km or 81 mi Jonkoping
$1380
134 km or 83 mi Varnamo
$1154
136 km or 84 mi Skovde
$1296
142 km or 88 mi Aalborg
$1405
150 km or 93 mi Ljungby
$1319
157 km or 98 mi Mariestad
$1251
164 km or 102 mi Halden
$1571
167 km or 104 mi Angelholm
$1242
179 km or 111 mi Randers
$1376
182 km or 113 mi Fredrikstad
$1822
186 km or 115 mi Sarpsborg
$1554
186 km or 115 mi Helsingor
$1489
186 km or 116 mi Vetlanda
$1271
187 km or 116 mi Helsingborg
$1356
191 km or 118 mi Vaxjo
$1218
191 km or 119 mi Larvik
$1899
192 km or 119 mi Sandefjord
$1683
194 km or 121 mi Hillerod
$1721
199 km or 124 mi Hassleholm
$1059
200 km or 124 mi Aarhus
$1568
202 km or 125 mi Horsholm
$1491
202 km or 126 mi Tonsberg
$1704
206 km or 128 mi Landskrona
$980
207 km or 129 mi Viborg
$1265
208 km or 129 mi Arendal
$1608
210 km or 131 mi Karlstad
$1135
212 km or 132 mi Moss
$1870
212 km or 132 mi Porsgrunn
$1640
213 km or 132 mi Horten
$1739
216 km or 134 mi Gentofte
$1486
222 km or 138 mi Skien
$1688
223 km or 138 mi Arvika
$1201

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Distance City Cost of living
8.1 km or 5 mi Prairie Village
$1946
10 km or 6.3 mi Kansas City
$1961
12 km or 7.4 mi Raytown
$1948
15 km or 9.2 mi Leawood
$1816
15 km or 9.2 mi Overland Park
$1845
15 km or 9.2 mi Independence
$1454
16 km or 10 mi Shawnee
$1946
18 km or 11 mi Lenexa
$1938
18 km or 11 mi Gladstone
$1938
19 km or 12 mi Grandview
$1928
23 km or 14 mi Lee's Summit
$1955
25 km or 16 mi Liberty
$1865
26 km or 16 mi Belton
$2067
27 km or 17 mi Olathe
$1958
27 km or 17 mi Blue Springs
$1948
39 km or 24 mi Gardner
$1935
41 km or 26 mi Leavenworth
$2026
57 km or 35 mi Lawrence
$1506
82 km or 51 mi St. Joseph
$1941
95 km or 59 mi Topeka
$1630
123 km or 77 mi Sedalia
$1927
156 km or 97 mi Emporia
$1168
174 km or 108 mi Manhattan
$1590
183 km or 113 mi Pittsburg
$1947
195 km or 121 mi Columbia
$1740
195 km or 121 mi Junction
$1967
215 km or 134 mi Jefferson
$1428
219 km or 136 mi Joplin
$1437
235 km or 146 mi Springfield
$1373
250 km or 155 mi Nixa
$1943
261 km or 162 mi Bellevue
$1961
263 km or 163 mi Salina
$1870
265 km or 165 mi Lincoln
$1366
265 km or 165 mi Newton
$1938
268 km or 167 mi Council Bluffs
$1942
275 km or 171 mi Omaha
$1614
283 km or 176 mi Bartlesville
$1964
284 km or 176 mi Wichita
$1559
286 km or 178 mi Ottumwa
$1499
287 km or 178 mi Derby
$1943