Cost of Living in Sandy Springs, GA

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1945
$4466
🛋️ Without rent
$725
$2363
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1220
$2103
🍽️ Food
$530
$1380
🚐 Transport
$56
$151
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3779
😀 Quality of life
69
🏙️ Population
108K

The average cost of living in Sandy Springs is $1945, which is in the top 12% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 1073rd out of 9294 in our global list, 955th out of 2202 in the United States, and 20th out of 47 in Georgia.

The median after-tax salary is $3779, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months. Ranked 2562nd (TOP 28%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 679th best city to live in the United States, and 4th most liveable city in Georgia. With an estimated population of 108K, Sandy Springs is the 304th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 9 km DeKalb Peachtree Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 14.4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 67 Georgia Institute of Technology
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Prices in Sandy Springs

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$58.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.14
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5
 Cappuccino
$4.33
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1255
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$993
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2254
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1775
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$67.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4570
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2530
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.18
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$57.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.24
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.91
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.1
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.59
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.96
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.51
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.2
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.05
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.32
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.44
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.64
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.89
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$39
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$110
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$43.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$77.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$949
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13433

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