Cost of Living in Brits

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$763
$1773
🛋️ Without rent
$351
$1047
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$412
$726
🍽️ Food
$241
$637
🚐 Transport
$37
$99.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1272
😀 Quality of life
39
🏙️ Population
53.5K

The average cost of living in Brits is $763, which is in the top 33% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6186th out of 9294 in our global list and 22nd out of 36 in South Africa.

The median after-tax salary is $1272, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months. Ranked 7318th (TOP 79%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 13th best city to live in South Africa. With an estimated population of 53.5K, Brits is the 33rd largest city in South Africa.

✈️ Closest airport 39 km Lanseria International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 20.7 µg/m³
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Prices in Brits

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$7.07
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$29.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.13
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.63
 Cappuccino
$1.69
🥤 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
$356
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$284
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$616
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$570
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$63.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$97.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$49.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.23%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$912
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$785
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.47
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$37.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.72
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.24
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.01
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.83
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.22
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.84
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.86
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.7
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.29
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.37
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.31
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.15
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.63
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.22
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.96
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.36
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.69
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.53
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.26
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.51
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.03
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$26.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.29
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$25.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$5.29
👖 Brand Jeans
$45.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$86.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$157
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3533

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