Cost of Living in Helsingborg

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1356
$2851
🛋️ Without rent
$616
$1711
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$740
$1140
🍽️ Food
$420
$1093
🚐 Transport
$82.5
$218
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2460
😀 Quality of life
85
🏙️ Population
114K

The average cost of living in Helsingborg is $1356, which is in the top 33% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 3039th out of 9294 in our global list and 15th out of 60 in Sweden.

The median after-tax salary is $2460, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.8 months. Ranked 224th (TOP 2%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 7th best city to live in Sweden. With an estimated population of 114K, Helsingborg is the 8th largest city in Sweden.

✈️ Closest airport 29 km Angelholm-Helsingborg Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 8.4 µg/m³
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Prices in Helsingborg

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.93
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$59.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.5
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.86
 Cappuccino
$4.48
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.64
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$664
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$662
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1287
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$974
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$48.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$74.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$29.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.5%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4088
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3429
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.65
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$100
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$21.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.96
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.29
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.39
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.11
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.35
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.32
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.25
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.34
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.16
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.12
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.04
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.3
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.2
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.15
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.01
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$22
💇 Haircut, simple
$22.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$74.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$76.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$91.8
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2093

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