Cost of Living in Edwardsville, IL

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1349
$4310
🛋️ Without rent
$718
$2204
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$631
$2105
🍽️ Food
$517
$1350
🚐 Transport
$69.9
$193
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3310
😀 Quality of life
68
🏙️ Population
26.8K

The average cost of living in Edwardsville is $1349, which is in the top 33% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 3049th out of 9294 in our global list, 2158th out of 2202 in the United States, and 121st out of 122 in Illinois.

The median after-tax salary is $3310, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2.5 months. Ranked 3013th (TOP 32%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 879th best city to live in the United States, and 74th most liveable city in Illinois. With an estimated population of 26.8K, Edwardsville is the 1671st largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 12 km St Louis Regional Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 13.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 1303 Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville
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Prices in Edwardsville

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$62.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.08
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.96
 Cappuccino
$3.66
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.58
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$722
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$448
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2493
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1806
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$62.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$96.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$65.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4474
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2515
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$57
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$26.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.06
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.66
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.63
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.44
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.02
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.48
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.86
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.18
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.22
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.18
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.67
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.05
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.48
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.31
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.44
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.63
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$25.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.04
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$110
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$97.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$302
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13300

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