Cost of Living in Highland, IN

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1945
$4448
🛋️ Without rent
$723
$2355
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1223
$2093
🍽️ Food
$529
$1378
🚐 Transport
$55.3
$149
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3714
😀 Quality of life
68
🏙️ Population
24K

The average cost of living in Highland is $1945, which is in the top 11% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 1036th out of 9294 in our global list, 918th out of 2202 in the United States, and 6th out of 43 in Indiana.

The median after-tax salary is $3714, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months. Ranked 2921st (TOP 31%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 834th best city to live in the United States, and 9th most liveable city in Indiana. With an estimated population of 24K, Highland is the 1863rd largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 8 km Gary Chicago International Airport
😷 Air quality Good 11.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 2511 Chicago State University
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Prices in Highland

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$59.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.14
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.91
 Cappuccino
$4.31
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1250
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$998
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2244
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1765
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$108
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$166
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.05%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4509
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2531
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.18
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$56.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.92
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.72
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.86
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.07
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.57
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.93
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.1
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.2
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.88
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.39
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.37
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.68
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$109
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$43.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$948
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13241

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