Cost of Living in Washington, ENG

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1495
$3742
🛋️ Without rent
$617
$2116
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$878
$1625
🍽️ Food
$419
$1086
🚐 Transport
$66.7
$177
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2645
😀 Quality of life
70
🏙️ Population
67.2K

The average cost of living in Washington is $1495, which is in the top 29% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2723rd out of 9294 in our global list, 143rd out of 277 in the United Kingdom, and 122nd out of 231 in England.

The median after-tax salary is $2645, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.8 months. Ranked 2170th (TOP 23%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 201st best city to live in the United Kingdom, and 176th most liveable city in England. With an estimated population of 67.2K, Washington is the 137th largest city in the United Kingdom.

✈️ Closest airport 19 km Newcastle Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 6.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 178 Durham University
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Prices in Washington

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$60.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.25
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.53
 Cappuccino
$3.39
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.76
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$882
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$673
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1668
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1328
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$125
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$191
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$38.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.21%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4275
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3436
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.32
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$77.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.86
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.15
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.25
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.49
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.36
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.18
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.26
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.39
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.26
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.44
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.73
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.24
🚬 Cigarette pack
$13.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.44
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.3
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.51
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.13
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$90.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$70.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$77.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1073
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$15099

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