Cost of Living in Qom

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$993
$1883
🛋️ Without rent
$299
$899
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$694
$984
🍽️ Food
$158
$431
🚐 Transport
$43.9
$115
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$199
😀 Quality of life
34
🏙️ Population
1.2M

The average cost of living in Qom is $993, which is close to the world's average cost of living, ranked 5393rd out of 9294 in our global list and 4th out of 102 in Iran.

The median after-tax salary is $199, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months. Ranked 8018th (TOP 86%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 36th best city to live in Iran. With an estimated population of 1.2M, Qom is the 7th largest city in Iran.

Why living in Qom costs 5 times more than the average salary? Because we have a developed country lifestyle as a reference and in some least developed countries maintaining such a standard of living is hard and expensive. Thus, living costs in Qom for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport 89 km Imam Khomeini International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 21.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 3350 University of Qom
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Prices in Qom

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.06
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$16.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.81
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.58
 Cappuccino
$1.04
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.43
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$323
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$738
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1160
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$878
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
19.87%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4705
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2374
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.48
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$20.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.16
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.47
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.62
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.07
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.2
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.4
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.85
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.86
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.54
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.93
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.99
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.45
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.13
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.82
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$0.66
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.4
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.74
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.01
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.51
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$23.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.58
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.12
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$161
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$72.5
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1451

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