Cost of Living in Allahabad

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$540
$905
🛋️ Without rent
$219
$613
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$321
$292
🍽️ Food
$147
$387
🚐 Transport
$35.9
$101
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$545
😀 Quality of life
37
🏙️ Population
1.54M

The average cost of living in Allahabad is $540, which is in the top 14% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7982nd out of 9294 in our global list, 3rd out of 220 in India, and 1st out of 18 in Uttar Pradesh.

The median after-tax salary is $545, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months. Ranked 7620th (TOP 82%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 107th best city to live in India, and 8th most liveable city in Uttar Pradesh. With an estimated population of 1.54M, Allahabad is the 29th largest city in India.

✈️ Closest airport 12 km Allahabad Airport
😷 Air quality Unhealthy 71.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 1902 University of Allahabad
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Prices in Allahabad

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.47
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$8.32
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.9
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.53
 Cappuccino
$1.32
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.38
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$318
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$260
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$285
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$208
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$36.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$56.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$12.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.36%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$631
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$576
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.35
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$7.64
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.77
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.05
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.56
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.35
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.43
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.16
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.42
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.33
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.79
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.4
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.28
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.91
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.76
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.88
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.43
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.37
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.75
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.78
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$11.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.78
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$5.96
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.99
👖 Brand Jeans
$18.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$50.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$25.4
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$507

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