Cost of Living in Nashville, TN

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1896
$4465
🛋️ Without rent
$752
$2569
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1144
$1895
🍽️ Food
$477
$1240
🚐 Transport
$128
$342
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3961
🏙️ Population
668K

The average cost of living in Nashville is $1896, which is in the top 6% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 531st out of 9294 in our global list, 362nd out of 2202 in the United States, and 3rd out of 33 in Tennessee.

The median after-tax salary is $3961, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months. Ranked 131st (TOP 2%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 48th best city to live in the United States, and 1st most liveable city in Tennessee. With an estimated population of 668K, Nashville is the 26th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport11 kmNashville International Airport
😷 Air qualityExcellent9.2 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank69Vanderbilt University
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Prices in Nashville

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$51.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.97
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.29
☕ Cappuccino
$5.31
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.31

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1329
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$884
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2324
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1502
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$109
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$168
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$61.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.75%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4250
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1630

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.99
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$63.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.3
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.63

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.85
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.52
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.23
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.94
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.31
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.3
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.14
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.7
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.2
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.92
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.36
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.58
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.07
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.19
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.78
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.86

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$47.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$113
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$50
👟 Brand Sneakers
$86
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1071
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$23179

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