Cost of Living in Thanjavur

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$333
$801
🛋️ Without rent
$205
$579
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$128
$223
🍽️ Food
$141
$362
🚐 Transport
$26.2
$74.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$497
😀 Quality of life
40
🏙️ Population
223K

The average cost of living in Thanjavur is $333, which is in the top 3% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 9050th out of 9294 in our global list, 155th out of 220 in India, and 9th out of 14 in Tamil Nadu.

The median after-tax salary is $497, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months. Ranked 7140th (TOP 77%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 73rd best city to live in India, and 8th most liveable city in Tamil Nadu. With an estimated population of 223K, Thanjavur is the 158th largest city in India.

✈️ Closest airport 48 km Tiruchirappalli International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 17.5 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 3636 SASTRA University
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Prices in Thanjavur

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$0.95
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$11.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.79
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.02
 Cappuccino
$1.45
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.45
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$124
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$89.7
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$244
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$163
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$22.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$34.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.82
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.57%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$757
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$417
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.13
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$10.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.27
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.27
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.61
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.25
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.63
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.92
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.01
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.26
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.26
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.88
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.64
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.17
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.05
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.67
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.73
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.48
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.26
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.4
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.59
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.78
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$18.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.74
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$11.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.41
👖 Brand Jeans
$26.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$43.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$43.5
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1077

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