Cost of Living in Eldoret

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$445
$1107
🛋️ Without rent
$306
$875
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$139
$232
🍽️ Food
$228
$584
🚐 Transport
$34.1
$95.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$415
😀 Quality of life
33
🏙️ Population
194K

The average cost of living in Eldoret is $445, which is in the top 7% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8614th out of 9294 in our global list and 5th out of 10 in Kenya.

The median after-tax salary is $415, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.9 months. Ranked 8162nd (TOP 88%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 8th best city to live in Kenya. With an estimated population of 194K, Eldoret is the 7th largest city in Kenya.

✈️ Closest airport 13 km Eldoret International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 19.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 3004 Moi University
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Prices in Eldoret

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.42
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.12
 Cappuccino
$1.98
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.45
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$151
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$91.2
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$253
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$169
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$18.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$17.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.6%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1927
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$491
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.51
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.83
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.07
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.56
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.62
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.44
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$25.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.68
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.16
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.54
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.15
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.34
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.3
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.34
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.53
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.85
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.41
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.12
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.97
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.13
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$42.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.23
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.62
👖 Brand Jeans
$15.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$32.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$102
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3834

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