Cost of Living in Dothan, AL

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1376
$3466
🛋️ Without rent
$659
$2235
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$718
$1231
🍽️ Food
$466
$1219
🚐 Transport
$59.8
$162
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2736
😀 Quality of life
60
🏙️ Population
71.1K

The average cost of living in Dothan is $1376, which is in the top 32% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2997th out of 9294 in our global list, 2139th out of 2202 in the United States, and 33rd out of 34 in Alabama.

The median after-tax salary is $2736, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months. Ranked 5211th (TOP 56%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1955th best city to live in the United States, and 30th most liveable city in Alabama. With an estimated population of 71.1K, Dothan is the 556th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 11 km Dothan Regional Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 9.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 7305 Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
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Prices in Dothan

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$11.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.73
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.02
 Cappuccino
$4.14
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.01
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$544
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$511
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1210
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$899
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$125
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$194
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$75
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.77%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$508
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$296
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.2
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$57.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$19.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.14
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.79
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.71
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.6
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.42
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.3
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.46
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.26
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.48
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.79
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.28
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.38
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.88
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.05
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.47
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.71
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.46
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.66
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.89
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$29.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$109
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1205
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10784

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