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Cost of Living in Wales | United Kingdom

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1374
$3345
🛋️ Without rent
$618
$2101
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$756
$1245
🍽️ Food
$398
$1028
🚐 Transport
$80.6
$216
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2184
🏙️ Population
3.11M

The cost of living in Wales is $1374, which is 1.25 times less expensive than the average in the United Kingdom. Wales ranked 9th most expensive and 2nd best state to live in the United Kingdom.

The average salary after taxes in Wales is $2184, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months.

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Prices in Wales

We calculate prices for Wales as a weighted mean for the population of 12 cities. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages for more relevant information.

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$14.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$52
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.92
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.3
☕ Cappuccino
$3.45
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.85

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.05
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.35
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.37
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.53
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.59
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.99
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.43
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.18
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.92
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.77
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.47
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.76
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.38
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.93
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
🚬 Cigarette pack
$12.9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.88
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.36
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.93

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.37
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$63.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.6
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.59

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$725
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$552
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1209
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$950
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$134
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$207
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$35.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.17%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4849
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2858

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.17
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$105
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$76.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$841
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$17943

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