Cost of Living in Tulsa, OK

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1592
$3749
🛋️ Without rent
$634
$2067
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$957
$1682
🍽️ Food
$440
$1135
🚐 Transport
$78.8
$215
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3738
😀 Quality of life
86
🏙️ Population
413K

The average cost of living in Tulsa is $1592, which is in the top 26% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2442nd out of 9294 in our global list, 1968th out of 2202 in the United States, and 19th out of 23 in Oklahoma State.

The median after-tax salary is $3738, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2.3 months. Ranked 173rd (TOP 2%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 59th best city to live in the United States, and 1st most liveable city in Oklahoma State. With an estimated population of 413K, Tulsa is the 48th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 9 km Tulsa International Airport
😷 Air quality Good 11.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 956 University of Tulsa
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Prices in Tulsa

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$45.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.05
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4
 Cappuccino
$4.31
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$926
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$723
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1497
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1399
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$129
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$199
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$64.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.76%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2737
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$925
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.5
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$14.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.83
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.2
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.04
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.06
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.59
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.25
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.6
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.67
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.4
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.01
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.01
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.85
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.35
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.93
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.15
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.4
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.12
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$69.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$43.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$77.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$790
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14388

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