Cost of Living in Tripoli, Lebanon

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$926
$2353
🛋️ Without rent
$522
$1541
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$405
$812
🍽️ Food
$314
$824
🚐 Transport
$60.9
$162
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$835
😀 Quality of life
47
🏙️ Population
228K

The average cost of living in Tripoli is $926, which is in the top 39% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 5631st out of 9294 in our global list and 5th out of 6 in Lebanon.

The median after-tax salary is $835, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.9 months. Ranked 6408th (TOP 69%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 5th best city to live in Lebanon. With an estimated population of 228K, Tripoli is the 2nd largest city in Lebanon.

✈️ Closest airport 22 km Wujah Al Hajar Air Base
😷 Air quality Moderate 18.4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 3421 University of Balamand
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Prices in Tripoli

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$40.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.07
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.5
 Cappuccino
$1.6
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.92
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$417
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$239
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$924
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$569
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$78.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$120
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$52
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.49%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1298
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$745
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.99
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$49.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$14.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.93
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.73
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.42
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.48
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.49
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.68
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.32
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.49
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.79
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.39
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.37
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.63
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.97
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.41
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.99
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.09
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.99
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.41
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.25
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$48.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.06
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$21.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$58.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$60.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$112
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$232
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4467

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