Cost of Living in Bowling Green

Summary about cost of living in Bowling Green, KY, United States:

Restaurants
Edit Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 8.00-20.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 44.00 $ 32.00-70.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $ 7.00-8.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $ 2.50-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 $ 4.50-7.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.00 $ 3.50-6.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.52 $ 1.00-2.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.38 $ 1.00-2.00
Markets
Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 1.49 $ 0.99-2.25
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.93 $ 1.25-3.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.91 $ 0.60-3.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.10 $ 0.88-1.78
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.88 $ 3.00-4.99
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.99 $ 1.99-5.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.49 $ 2.99-7.99
Apples (1 lb) 1.75 $ 1.00-3.00
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 $ 0.39-2.00
Oranges (1 lb) 1.98 $ 0.69-3.75
Tomato (1 lb) 2.22 $ 0.99-3.99
Potato (1 lb) 1.01 $ 0.35-2.00
Onion (1 lb) 1.23 $ 0.60-2.00
Lettuce (1 head) 1.33 $ 0.99-2.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.47 $ 0.89-2.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.00 $ 9.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.58 $ 1.00-4.29
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.75 $ 1.40-4.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.83 $ 5.00-7.00
Transportation
Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) ?
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) ?
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 $
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.12 $ 1.81-2.49
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,330.00 $ 14,000.00-22,660.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,986.00 $ 18,000.00-21,958.00
Utilities (Monthly)
Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 182.59 $ 150.00-201.29
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.22 $ 0.10-0.33
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.67 $ 57.00-80.00
Sports And Leisure
Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 23.80 $ 10.00-50.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.33 $ 0.00-30.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 10.00-12.50
Childcare
Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 630.00 $ 500.00-1,200.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,000.00 $ 4,000.00-8,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 50.00 $ 30.00-75.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.17 $ 25.00-40.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.75 $ 60.00-100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 83.33 $ 50.00-120.00
Rent Per Month
Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 720.71 $ 550.00-900.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 665.83 $ 500.00-900.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,181.67 $ 1,040.00-1,300.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,016.50 $ 750.00-1,200.00
Buy Apartment Price
Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 153.33 $ 112.00-230.00
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 133.33 $ 107.00-170.00
Salaries And Financing
Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,726.00 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.67 4.45-5.00

Prices in Bowling Green, Kentucky

This city had 183 entries in the past 12 months by 7 different contributors.
Last update: December 2020
Sources and References
  
Leave a comment:

Your name: Sign In

Your email address (optional):

Your comment (no HTML):

1 Comments so far
Ellen on May 30, 2018:
I am moving to Bowling Green hopefully in October or November of 2018, I was looking to see if it was some place I could afford as I'm on a fixed income. I was looking at come of the costs I might incur. I found it to be somewht helpful. so thank you very much.