Cost of Living in Oskemen

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$325
$870
🛋️ Without rent
$221
$703
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$104
$167
🍽️ Food
$164
$453
🚐 Transport
$16.6
$46.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$272
😀 Quality of life
34
🏙️ Population
317K

The average cost of living in Oskemen is $325, which is in the top 2% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 9071st out of 9294 in our global list and 27th out of 29 in Kazakhstan.

The median after-tax salary is $272, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months. Ranked 8026th (TOP 86%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 17th best city to live in Kazakhstan. With an estimated population of 317K, Oskemen is the 10th largest city in Kazakhstan.

✈️ Closest airport 13 km Ust-Kamenogorsk Airport
😷 Air quality Bad 36.4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 7902 East-Kazakhstan State University
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Prices in Oskemen

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.92
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$9.25
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.58
 Cappuccino
$1.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.66
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$74.8
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$177
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$128
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$12.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$19.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$9.16
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
16.87%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$538
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$417
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$6.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.23
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.32
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.24
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.34
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.95
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.32
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.78
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.55
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.85
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.37
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.31
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.53
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$2.49
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.52
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.04
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.2
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.43
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.76
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.89
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$14.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.57
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$9.55
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$14.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$63
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$249
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1258

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