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Cost of Living in Himachal Pradesh | India

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$309
$840
🛋️ Without rent
$205
$573
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$104
$267
🍽️ Food
$148
$383
🚐 Transport
$15.7
$43.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$303
🏙️ Population
6.86M

The cost of living in Himachal Pradesh is $309, which is 1.22 times less expensive than the average in India. Himachal Pradesh ranked 26th most expensive and 27th best state to live in India.

The average salary after taxes in Himachal Pradesh is $303, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months.

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Prices in Himachal Pradesh

We calculate prices for Himachal Pradesh as a weighted mean for the population of 1 cities. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages for more relevant information.

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.35
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$10.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.68
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.48
☕ Cappuccino
$2.17
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.46

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.62
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.38
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.88
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.93
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.75
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.75
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.16
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.72
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.34
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.44
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.09
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.72
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.84
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.68
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.67
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.66
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.71
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.84

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.2
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$10.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.26
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$92.2
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$68.7
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$282
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$210
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$21.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$33.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$9.13
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
8.97%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$794
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$601

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$18.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.06
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$8.47
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.46
👖 Brand Jeans
$31.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$51.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$31.3
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$874

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