Cost of Living in Milan

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1783
$4524
🛋️ Without rent
$831
$2706
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$952
$1818
🍽️ Food
$494
$1317
🚐 Transport
$175
$488
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2026
🏙️ Population
1.37M

The average cost of living in Milan is $1783, which is in the top 17% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 1514th out of 9294 in our global list, 1st out of 148 in Italy, and 1st out of 19 in Lombardy.

The median after-tax salary is $2026, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months. Ranked 255th (TOP 3%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 3rd best city to live in Italy, and 1st most liveable city in Lombardy. With an estimated population of 1.37M, Milan is the 2nd largest city in Italy.

✈️ Closest airport7 kmMilano Linate Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate28.4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank135University of Milan
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Prices in Milan

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$14.7
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$66.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.73
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.91
☕ Cappuccino
$2.15
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.9

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1122
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$744
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2237
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1478
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$101
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$156
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.7%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$9122
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4183

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.39
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$46.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$22.9
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.82

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.49
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.7
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.14
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$20
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.52
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.9
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.17
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.63
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.75
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.86
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$12.8
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.38
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.85
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.55

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$70
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$96.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$15.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$98.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$105
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$771
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18386

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