Cost of Living in Vellore

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$277
$686
🛋️ Without rent
$203
$568
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$74.2
$118
🍽️ Food
$147
$375
🚐 Transport
$23.2
$67.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$313
😀 Quality of life
38
🏙️ Population
696K

The average cost of living in Vellore is $277, which is in the top 0.7% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 9230th out of 9294 in our global list, 209th out of 220 in India, and 12th out of 14 in Tamil Nadu.

The median after-tax salary is $313, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months. Ranked 7400th (TOP 80%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 90th best city to live in India, and 11th most liveable city in Tamil Nadu. With an estimated population of 696K, Vellore is the 69th largest city in India.

✈️ Closest airport 112 km Chennai International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 25 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 2049 VIT University
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Prices in Vellore

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$1.38
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$10.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.51
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.09
 Cappuccino
$1.87
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.36
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$67.6
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$45.8
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$107
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$82.3
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$13.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$10.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.65%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$867
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$478
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$2.55
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$1.88
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.32
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.41
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.95
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.92
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.38
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.93
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.55
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.25
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.04
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$1.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.4
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.09
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.27
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.44
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.59
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.78
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$11.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.41
👖 Brand Jeans
$24.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$31.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$37.7
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1197

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