Cost of Living in Purnia

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$368
$889
🛋️ Without rent
$240
$665
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$128
$224
🍽️ Food
$171
$438
🚐 Transport
$24.6
$68.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$495
😀 Quality of life
32
🏙️ Population
311K

The average cost of living in Purnia is $368, which is in the top 5% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8868th out of 9294 in our global list, 57th out of 220 in India, and 2nd out of 6 in Bihar.

The median after-tax salary is $495, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months. Ranked 8327th (TOP 90%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 193rd best city to live in India, and 5th most liveable city in Bihar. With an estimated population of 311K, Purnia is the 131st largest city in India.

✈️ Closest airport 132 km Bagdogra Airport
😷 Air quality Bad 48.9 µg/m³
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Prices in Purnia

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.23
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$14.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.32
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.88
 Cappuccino
$1.22
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$124
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$89.1
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$246
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$163
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$23
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.86
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.43%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$778
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$430
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.13
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$10.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.26
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.38
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.62
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.45
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.63
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.85
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.33
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.66
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.14
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.63
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.27
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.04
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.84
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.2
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.04
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.26
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.39
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.6
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.78
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.17
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$11.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.42
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$63.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$43.8
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$631

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