Cost of Living in Dartmouth, MA

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1946
$4465
🛋️ Without rent
$725
$2358
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1221
$2107
🍽️ Food
$531
$1380
🚐 Transport
$56.1
$151
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3756
😀 Quality of life
69
🏙️ Population
33.8K

The average cost of living in Dartmouth is $1946, which is in the top 11% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 1017th out of 9294 in our global list, 899th out of 2202 in the United States, and 53rd out of 92 in Massachusetts.

The median after-tax salary is $3756, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months. Ranked 2846th (TOP 31%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 797th best city to live in the United States, and 63rd most liveable city in Massachusetts. With an estimated population of 33.8K, Dartmouth is the 1337th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 7 km New Bedford Regional Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 7.8 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 1222 University of Massachusetts - Dartmouth
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Prices in Dartmouth

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$59.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.14
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.96
 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
$1252
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$996
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2258
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1781
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$164
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.15%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4495
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2492
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.22
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$57.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.92
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.74
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.12
🧀 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
$4.57
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.95
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.1
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.38
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.21
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.07
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.4
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.31
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.93
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.65
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.91
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$109
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$43.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$940
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13259

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