Cost of Living in Poole

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1472
$3443
🛋️ Without rent
$625
$2037
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$846
$1406
🍽️ Food
$411
$1074
🚐 Transport
$73.5
$196
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2651
😀 Quality of life
70
🏙️ Population
145K

The average cost of living in Poole is $1472, which is in the top 30% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2805th out of 9294 in our global list, 190th out of 277 in the United Kingdom, and 165th out of 231 in England.

The median after-tax salary is $2651, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.8 months. Ranked 2344th (TOP 25%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 210th best city to live in the United Kingdom, and 185th most liveable city in England. With an estimated population of 145K, Poole is the 52nd largest city in the United Kingdom.

✈️ Closest airport 12 km Bournemouth Airport
😷 Air quality Good 11.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 915 Bournemouth University
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Prices in Poole

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$18.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$66.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.6
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.8
 Cappuccino
$3.46
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.43
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$891
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$633
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1572
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1073
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$129
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$199
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.27%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4334
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3440
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.66
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$77.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.69
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.08
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.48
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.19
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.79
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.77
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.47
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.53
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.45
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.93
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.61
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.83
🚬 Cigarette pack
$11.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.43
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.39
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.51
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.15
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$97.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$91.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$66.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$70.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$855
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$11026

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