Cost of Living in Dolton, IL

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Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$2307
$5739
🛋️ Without rent
$828
$2924
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1479
$2815
🍽️ Food
$615
$1602
🚐 Transport
$63.2
$165
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4834
😀 Quality of life
72
🏙️ Population
21.4K

The average cost of living in Dolton is $2307, which is in the top 11% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 1057th out of 9294 in our global list, 954th out of 2202 in the United States, and 36th out of 122 in Illinois.

The median after-tax salary is $4834, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months. Ranked 1894th (TOP 20%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 520th best city to live in the United States, and 52nd most liveable city in Illinois. With an estimated population of 21.4K, Dolton is the 2030th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 15 km Gary Chicago International Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 10 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 18 University of Chicago
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Prices in Dolton

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$18
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$71.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.67
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.48
 Cappuccino
$4.93
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.43
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1476
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1227
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2948
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2439
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$135
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$207
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.46%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3503
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3737
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.77
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$82.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.97
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.97
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$3.37
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.91
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.24
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.09
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.95
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.47
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.42
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.73
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.78
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.97
🚬 Cigarette pack
$10.8
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.26
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.63
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.9
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.94
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$55.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$13.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$86.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$25.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1777
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$24007

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