Cost of Living in Kimberley

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$785
$1825
🛋️ Without rent
$376
$1111
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$409
$713
🍽️ Food
$252
$667
🚐 Transport
$43.1
$114
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1276
😀 Quality of life
30
🏙️ Population
225K

The average cost of living in Kimberley is $785, which is in the top 34% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6113th out of 9294 in our global list and 16th out of 36 in South Africa.

The median after-tax salary is $1276, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months. Ranked 8513th (TOP 92%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 28th best city to live in South Africa. With an estimated population of 225K, Kimberley is the 13th largest city in South Africa.

✈️ Closest airport 7 km Kimberley Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 27.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 10325 Sol Plaatje University
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Prices in Kimberley

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.13
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$33.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.76
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.17
 Cappuccino
$1.75
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.06
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$360
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$284
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$625
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$571
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$61.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$69.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.02%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$946
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$815
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.46
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$37.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.54
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.24
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.13
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.94
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.51
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.38
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.9
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.07
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.39
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.44
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.64
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.49
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.27
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.03
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$26.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.93
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$5.32
👖 Brand Jeans
$48.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$118
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$132
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3647

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