Cost of Living in York, PA

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1515
$3921
🛋️ Without rent
$638
$2247
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$876
$1674
🍽️ Food
$454
$1199
🚐 Transport
$49.1
$129
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5355
😀 Quality of life
70
🏙️ Population
43.7K

The average cost of living in York is $1515, which is in the top 28% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2633rd out of 9294 in our global list, 2061st out of 2202 in the United States, and 34th out of 36 in Pennsylvania.

The median after-tax salary is $5355, which is enough to cover living expenses for 3.5 months. Ranked 2166th (TOP 23%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 519th best city to live in the United States, and 5th most liveable city in Pennsylvania. With an estimated population of 43.7K, York is the 1013th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 26 km Harrisburg International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 12.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 2695 Elizabethtown College
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Prices in York

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$61.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.43
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.27
 Cappuccino
$3.5
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1026
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$655
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1222
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1543
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$87.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$136
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$59.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.38%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1006
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$851
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.74
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$60.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$12.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.92
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.19
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.64
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.03
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.41
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.39
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.21
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.75
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.16
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.99
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.08
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.98
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.42
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.82
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.37
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.65
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.88
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$29.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$109
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$43.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$65.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1489
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9995

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