Cost of Living in East Kilbride

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1500
$3755
🛋️ Without rent
$621
$2130
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$879
$1625
🍽️ Food
$421
$1092
🚐 Transport
$66.8
$177
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2644
😀 Quality of life
76
🏙️ Population
75.1K

The average cost of living in East Kilbride is $1500, which is in the top 29% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2675th out of 9294 in our global list, 106th out of 277 in the United Kingdom, and 5th out of 21 in Scotland.

The median after-tax salary is $2644, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.8 months. Ranked 601st (TOP 6%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 65th best city to live in the United Kingdom, and 6th most liveable city in Scotland. With an estimated population of 75.1K, East Kilbride is the 121st largest city in the United Kingdom.

✈️ Closest airport 20 km Glasgow International Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 5.4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 91 University of Glasgow
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Prices in East Kilbride

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$61
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.32
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.51
 Cappuccino
$3.4
🥤 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
$877
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$675
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1676
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1327
🔌 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
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.2%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4223
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3433
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.33
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$77.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.88
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
$2.5
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.32
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.21
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.28
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.13
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.39
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.45
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.74
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.2
🚬 Cigarette pack
$13.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.45
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.33
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.52
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.14
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$92
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$71.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$77.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1083
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$15179

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