Cost of Living in Murfreesboro, TN

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1741
$4475
🛋️ Without rent
$655
$2179
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1086
$2296
🍽️ Food
$467
$1216
🚐 Transport
$58.6
$157
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3251
😀 Quality of life
68
🏙️ Population
153K

The average cost of living in Murfreesboro is $1741, which is in the top 23% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2107th out of 9294 in our global list, 1876th out of 2202 in the United States, and 23rd out of 33 in Tennessee.

The median after-tax salary is $3251, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months. Ranked 3136th (TOP 34%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 943rd best city to live in the United States, and 10th most liveable city in Tennessee. With an estimated population of 153K, Murfreesboro is the 179th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 21 km Smyrna Airport
😷 Air quality Good 11.8 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 1111 Middle Tennessee State University
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Prices in Murfreesboro

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$40.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.04
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.03
 Cappuccino
$4.02
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.62
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$846
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$884
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$4361
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1437
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$119
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$183
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$90.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.46%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4663
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2576
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.18
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$57.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.71
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.04
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.39
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.12
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.83
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.86
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.72
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.17
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.07
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.01
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.39
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.68
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$20.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$108
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$62.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$949
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13242

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