Cost of Living in Cahul

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$522
$1322
🛋️ Without rent
$291
$909
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$230
$412
🍽️ Food
$209
$566
🚐 Transport
$16.6
$46.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$258
😀 Quality of life
31
🏙️ Population
30K

The average cost of living in Cahul is $522, which is in the top 12% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8141st out of 9294 in our global list and 2nd out of 10 in Moldova.

The median after-tax salary is $258, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months. Ranked 8455th (TOP 91%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 9th best city to live in Moldova. With an estimated population of 30K, Cahul is the 6th largest city in Moldova.

✈️ Closest airport 9 km Cahul International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 12.6 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 10661 Bogdan Petriceicu Hasdeu State University
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Prices in Cahul

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.21
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$26
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.23
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.31
 Cappuccino
$1.39
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.67
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$186
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$115
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$307
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$250
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$92.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$142
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.85
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.15%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$722
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$521
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.16
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$10.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.26
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.54
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.9
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.37
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.7
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.62
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.98
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.13
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.63
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.22
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.52
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.4
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.24
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$3.91
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.89
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.07
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.36
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.2
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.49
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$22.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.69
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.16
👖 Brand Jeans
$47.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$267
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2175

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