Cost of Living in Skovde

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1296
$2557
🛋️ Without rent
$550
$1524
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$747
$1033
🍽️ Food
$370
$968
🚐 Transport
$67.4
$180
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1999
😀 Quality of life
65
🏙️ Population
57.1K

The average cost of living in Skovde is $1296, which is in the top 34% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 3199th out of 9294 in our global list and 20th out of 60 in Sweden.

The median after-tax salary is $1999, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months. Ranked 4052nd (TOP 44%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 42nd best city to live in Sweden. With an estimated population of 57.1K, Skovde is the 25th largest city in Sweden.

✈️ Closest airport 11 km Skovde Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 8.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 2986 University of Skovde
Cost of living in Skovde infographic

Share this infographic!

Prices in Skovde

Prices for goods and services in Skovde are partly crowdsourced by our visitors, just like yourself. Please consider telling us about your city.

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$11.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$44.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.86
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.91
 Cappuccino
$3.47
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$730
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$669
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1179
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$894
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$46.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$35.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.79%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4182
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2810
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.71
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$72.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.99
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.24
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.63
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.95
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.57
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.42
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.91
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.19
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.69
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.04
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.49
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.19
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.19
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.97
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.01
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.87
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$22.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$22.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$72.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$78.7
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$697

Skovde hotels map