Cost of Living in Cleveland, OH

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1683
$3683
🛋️ Without rent
$740
$2361
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$942
$1323
🍽️ Food
$501
$1299
🚐 Transport
$118
$306
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3884
🏙️ Population
381K

The average cost of living in Cleveland is $1683, which is in the top 22% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2020th out of 9294 in our global list, 1700th out of 2202 in the United States, and 60th out of 89 in Ohio.

The median after-tax salary is $3884, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2.3 months. Ranked 104th (TOP 2%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 38th best city to live in the United States, and 3rd most liveable city in Ohio. With an estimated population of 381K, Cleveland is the 52nd largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport4 kmBurke Lakefront Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate12.4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank117Case Western Reserve University
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Prices in Cleveland

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$45.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.83
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.07
☕ Cappuccino
$4.52
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.75

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1038
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$712
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1628
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$965
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$112
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$173
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$52.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.76%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1652
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$507

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.5
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$94.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.5
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.65

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.72
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.14
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.16
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.21
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.51
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.26
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.69
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.71
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.04
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.58
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.87
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.2
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.12
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.32
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.29
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.29
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.22

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$89.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$11.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$40.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$969
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$11336

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