Cost of Living in Omaha, NE

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1572
$3853
🛋️ Without rent
$741
$2389
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$831
$1463
🍽️ Food
$497
$1287
🚐 Transport
$97.5
$262
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3569
😀 Quality of life
84
🏙️ Population
467K

The average cost of living in Omaha is $1572, which is in the top 27% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2487th out of 9294 in our global list, 1987th out of 2202 in the United States, and 8th out of 11 in Nebraska.

The median after-tax salary is $3569, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2.3 months. Ranked 216th (TOP 2%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 72nd best city to live in the United States, and 1st most liveable city in Nebraska. With an estimated population of 467K, Omaha is the 43rd largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 11 km Eppley Airfield
😷 Air quality Good 11.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 653 Creighton University
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Prices in Omaha

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$14.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$57.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.82
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.18
 Cappuccino
$4.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.25
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$743
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$633
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1412
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1184
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$109
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$166
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$67.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.34%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1771
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1618
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.37
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$54.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.73
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.79
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.22
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.39
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.19
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.93
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.61
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.7
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.04
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.71
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.09
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.01
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.44
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.78
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.08
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.51
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$37.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$10.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$108
💇 Haircut, simple
$19.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$53.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$95.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1069
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8721

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