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Cost of Living in Stockholm | Sweden

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1871
$3936
🛋️ Without rent
$822
$2312
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1049
$1623
🍽️ Food
$489
$1267
🚐 Transport
$197
$519
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2762
🏙️ Population
973k

The average cost of living in Stockholm is $1871, which is in the top 5% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 448th out of 9294 in our global list and 1st out of 60 in Sweden.

The median after-tax salary is $2762, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months. Ranked 99th (TOP 2%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 3rd best city to live in Sweden. With an estimated population of 973k, Stockholm is the 1st largest city in Sweden.

✈️ Closest airport8 kmStockholm-Bromma Airport
😷 Air qualityExcellent6.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank153KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Cost of living in Stockholm infographic

Prices in Stockholm

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$61.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.06
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$7.07
☕ Cappuccino
$4.61
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.58

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.34
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.11
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.45
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.12
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.6
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.95
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.68
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.33
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.59
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.3
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.43
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.81
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.09
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.25
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.58
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.63
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.08

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$4.33
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$98
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$19.5
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.73

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1273
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$874
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2097
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1341
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$69.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$106
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$25.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.24%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$10253
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6111

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$25.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$25.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$97.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$103
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$133
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6513

Stockholm Cost of Living comparison