Cost of Living in Flint, MI

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1387
$3167
🛋️ Without rent
$625
$2175
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$762
$991
🍽️ Food
$443
$1158
🚐 Transport
$62.1
$168
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1848
😀 Quality of life
63
🏙️ Population
101K

The average cost of living in Flint is $1387, which is in the top 32% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2976th out of 9294 in our global list, 2135th out of 2202 in the United States, and 57th out of 59 in Michigan.

The median after-tax salary is $1848, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months. Ranked 4682nd (TOP 50%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1723rd best city to live in the United States, and 47th most liveable city in Michigan. With an estimated population of 101K, Flint is the 339th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 7 km Bishop International Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 7.5 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 1187 Kettering University
Cost of living in Flint infographic

Share this infographic!

Prices in Flint

Prices for goods and services in Flint are partly crowdsourced by our visitors, just like yourself. Please consider telling us about your city.

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$14.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$47.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.94
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.74
 Cappuccino
$4.04
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.91
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$766
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$584
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1118
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$719
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$93.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$145
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$48.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.96%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$462
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$169
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.21
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$60.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.68
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.12
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.67
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.51
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.54
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.41
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.66
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.08
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.15
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.18
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.72
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.89
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.48
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.17
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.77
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.65
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.52
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$10.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$89.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$12
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1293
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13191

Flint hotels map