Cost of Living in Belfast

Summary about cost of living in Belfast, United Kingdom:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.50 £ 8.00-30.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £ 45.00-90.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £ 5.89-7.25
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.20 £ 4.00-6.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £ 3.50-5.50
Cappuccino (regular) 2.91 £ 2.00-3.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.49 £ 1.00-2.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.07 £ 0.90-1.75
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.54 £ 2.00-4.54
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.10 £ 0.57-1.81
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.68 £ 0.45-1.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.90 £ 0.96-3.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.25 £ 1.00-3.63
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.53 £ 1.81-2.90
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.59 £ 2.04-6.12
Apples (1 lb) 0.89 £ 0.36-1.36
Banana (1 lb) 0.52 £ 0.35-1.00
Oranges (1 lb) 0.71 £ 0.34-1.00
Tomato (1 lb) 0.79 £ 0.36-1.00
Potato (1 lb) 0.62 £ 0.23-1.13
Onion (1 lb) 0.49 £ 0.27-0.91
Lettuce (1 head) 0.66 £ 0.43-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.89 £ 0.50-1.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £ 4.99-14.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.86 £ 0.90-3.20
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.24 £ 1.10-4.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.25 £ 11.00-13.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £ 2.10-5.80
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 55.00 £ 40.00-100.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 £ 2.70-4.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.40 £ 1.85-5.50
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 13.50 £ 12.00-20.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.88 £ 5.51-6.78
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,700.39 £ 18,000.00-21,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,010.98 £ 18,000.00-24,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 90.72 £ 40.00-150.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 £ 0.05-0.20
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 35.00 £ 30.00-50.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 31.93 £ 20.00-40.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.41 £ 8.00-15.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.25 £ 7.00-9.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 824.56 £ 785.00-1,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 5,750.00 £ 4,250.00-8,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 55.00 £ 25.00-70.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.50 £ 19.99-40.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 70.38 £ 40.00-120.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.33 £ 30.00-220.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 843.75 £ 700.00-1,050.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 565.38 £ 450.00-750.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,216.67 £ 900.00-1,400.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 838.14 £ 716.99-900.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 308.06 £ 139.35-1,599.99
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 222.97 £ 102.19-1,249.99
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,893.28 £
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.81 2.00-3.50

Prices in Belfast

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Last update: August 2022
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9 Comments so far
Kevin on Dec 22, 2021:
Bored? Lonely? Angry? or Happy?...
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Margaret Malloy Coyle on Sep 15, 2021:
My mother's family came from Belfast I still have family there I came to America in 1930 her maiden name was Sheehan I have met several of them that have come to America I'm the first generation American but I have always wanted to come back where in Belfast and get to know a lot of my family especially Patrick Sheehan
Navz on Apr 28, 2020:
Guy with a family of Six, do you reckon 4,500/- pm would be sufficient?
Would be renting
Dorcdrey on Mar 26, 2020:
I plan to move my family of four to Belfast, trust we can cope with £2000 monthly.
abel on Mar 10, 2020:
trust me to live in belfast youll need atleast 1500 pounds
Anonymous on Nov 24, 2019:
Hi. My daughter is moving to Belfast for a self employed job. What budget would be required for sustainance for first two months?
Wanttomove on Apr 03, 2019:
Want to move to Belfast from Scotland but much for 1 guy a month house to rent and getting about
someguy on Jan 21, 2019:
#AT yes since you won't have to pay apartment , i think is a good range
AT on Nov 19, 2018:
hi, i have to move to belfast for 6 months as part of international assignment.
My company is paying me 38pounds per day plus a furnished apartment. do you think aroudn 1100 pounds per month will be good enough for a single guy? considering average expenses.