Cost of Living in South Dumdum

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$343
$847
🛋️ Without rent
$216
$606
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$127
$240
🍽️ Food
$154
$395
🚐 Transport
$24.3
$67.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$362
😀 Quality of life
39
🏙️ Population
403K

The average cost of living in South Dumdum is $343, which is in the top 2% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 9081st out of 9294 in our global list, 89th out of 220 in India, and 7th out of 36 in West Bengal.

The median after-tax salary is $362, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months. Ranked 6913th (TOP 74%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 76th best city to live in India, and 2nd most liveable city in West Bengal. With an estimated population of 403K, South Dumdum is the 108th largest city in India.

✈️ Closest airport7 kmNetaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport
😷 Air qualityBad47.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank919University of Calcutta
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Prices in South Dumdum

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.35
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$10.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.88
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.08
 Cappuccino
$1.48
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.47
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$119
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$81.4
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$250
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$173
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$39.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$12
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.69%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$901
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$563
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.29
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$10.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.68
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.43
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.92
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.24
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.29
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.8
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.93
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.46
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.25
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.11
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.76
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.72
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.77
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.72
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.86
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.73
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$8.39
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.43
👖 Brand Jeans
$30.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$45.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$41.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1288

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