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Cost of Living in Rome | Lazio

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1626
$3970
🛋️ Without rent
$777
$2440
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$849
$1530
🍽️ Food
$446
$1178
🚐 Transport
$177
$493
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1640
🏙️ Population
2.87M

The average cost of living in Rome is $1626, which is in the top 22% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2004th out of 9294 in our global list, 2nd out of 148 in Italy, and 1st out of 12 in the Lazio.

The median after-tax salary is $1640, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months. Ranked 164th (TOP 2%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1st best city to live in Italy, and 1st most liveable city in Lazio. With an estimated population of 2.87M, Rome is the 1st largest city in Italy.

✈️ Closest airport7 kmUrbe Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate12.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank225Sapienza University of Rome
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Prices in Rome

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$14.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$58.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.67
☕ Cappuccino
$1.47
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.17

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.47
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.82
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.79
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.82
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.16
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.55
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.28
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.88
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.34
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.24
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.21
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.49
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.49

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.71
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.1
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.76

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$915
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$642
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1808
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1192
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$121
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$184
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7487
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3438

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$60.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$93.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$19.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$93.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$93
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$533
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13313

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