Cost of Living in Roanoke Rapids, NC

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1935
$4467
🛋️ Without rent
$724
$2361
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1211
$2106
🍽️ Food
$531
$1380
🚐 Transport
$55.6
$150
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3706
😀 Quality of life
58
🏙️ Population
15.2K

The average cost of living in Roanoke Rapids is $1935, which is in the top 18% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 1632nd out of 9294 in our global list, 1511th out of 2202 in the United States, and 23rd out of 50 in North Carolina.

The median after-tax salary is $3706, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months. Ranked 5401st (TOP 58%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 2022nd best city to live in the United States, and 47th most liveable city in North Carolina. With an estimated population of 15.2K, Roanoke Rapids is the 2141st largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 70 km Rocky Mount Wilson Regional Airport
😷 Air quality Good 11 µg/m³
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Prices in Roanoke Rapids

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$59.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.96
 Cappuccino
$4.35
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.97
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1243
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$986
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2224
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1786
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$106
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$166
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$67.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.07%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4449
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2487
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$56.9
🚕 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
$0.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.07
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.3
🍏 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
$3.9
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.07
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.19
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.88
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.36
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.41
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.65
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.89
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$110
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$43.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$77.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$953
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13228

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