Cost of Living in Mosul

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$452
$1232
🛋️ Without rent
$336
$940
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$116
$292
🍽️ Food
$174
$448
🚐 Transport
$114
$313
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$882
😀 Quality of life
38
🏙️ Population
1.69M

The average cost of living in Mosul is $452, which is in the top 8% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8589th out of 9294 in our global list and 29th out of 29 in Iraq.

The median after-tax salary is $882, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months. Ranked 7342nd (TOP 79%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 4th best city to live in Iraq. With an estimated population of 1.69M, Mosul is the 2nd largest city in Iraq.

✈️ Closest airport 7 km Mosul International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 24.5 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 4346 University of Mosul
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Prices in Mosul

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.39
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.67
 Cappuccino
$1.2
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$107
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$50.1
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$309
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$202
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$28.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
16.97%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$503
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$149
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.42
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$32.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.4
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.68
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.79
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.87
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.52
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.25
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.48
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.18
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.8
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.57
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.69
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$3.36
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.4
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.86
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.19
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.36
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.08
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.71
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$17.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.18
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.96
👖 Brand Jeans
$28
👟 Brand Sneakers
$49.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$63.4
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$991

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