Cost of Living in Binghamton, NY

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1348
$3219
🛋️ Without rent
$644
$2080
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$703
$1139
🍽️ Food
$440
$1154
🚐 Transport
$74
$201
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2976
😀 Quality of life
64
🏙️ Population
47.4K

The average cost of living in Binghamton is $1348, which is in the top 35% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 3234th out of 9294 in our global list, 2056th out of 2202 in the United States, and 112th out of 115 in New York State.

The median after-tax salary is $2976, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2.2 months. Ranked 4329th (TOP 47%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1704th best city to live in the United States, and 102nd most liveable city in New York State. With an estimated population of 47.4K, Binghamton is the 867th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport13 kmGreater Binghamton/Edwin A Link field
😷 Air qualityExcellent9.2 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank509Binghamton University
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Prices in Binghamton

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$50
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.33
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.97
 Cappuccino
$3.71
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.01
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$635
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1008
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$938
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.43%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$976
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1178
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.01
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$70.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$27.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.73
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.88
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$3.18
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.18
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.65
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.66
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.76
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.76
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.37
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.9
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.05
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.32
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.97
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.07
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.32
🚬 Cigarette pack
$12.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.3
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.89
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.45
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.86
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$107
💇 Haircut, simple
$15.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$42.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$600
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13379

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