Cost of Living in Umea

Summary about cost of living in Umea, Sweden:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 120.00 kr 90.00-130.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 750.00 kr 600.00-1,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 80.00 kr 79.00-85.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 61.00 kr 60.00-70.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 65.00 kr 60.00-70.00
Cappuccino (regular) 36.80 kr 20.00-50.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 15.00 kr 11.00-20.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 13.40 kr 10.00-25.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 45.91 kr 32.55-53.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 21.47 kr 13.61-36.29
Rice (white), (1 lb) 13.97 kr 8.16-18.14
Eggs (regular) (12) 35.40 kr 24.00-42.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 46.27 kr 31.75-76.66
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 40.55 kr 15.88-63.05
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 79.15 kr 36.29-93.44
Apples (1 lb) 13.07 kr 6.80-16.78
Banana (1 lb) 10.95 kr 8.12-13.61
Oranges (1 lb) 12.43 kr 6.80-14.92
Tomato (1 lb) 15.24 kr 13.15-19.46
Potato (1 lb) 6.12 kr 4.49-9.07
Onion (1 lb) 5.43 kr 4.54-11.34
Lettuce (1 head) 19.25 kr 15.00-33.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 18.50 kr 10.00-29.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 100.00 kr 80.00-120.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 16.04 kr 14.00-25.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 21.00 kr 16.00-30.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 65.00 kr 54.00-69.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 32.00 kr 26.00-40.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 555.00 kr 500.00-590.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 65.00 kr 50.00-69.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 25.75 kr 17.70-61.16
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 799.00 kr 600.00-800.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 56.13 kr 53.00-58.79
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 235,000.00 kr 180,000.00-290,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 290,000.00 kr
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 499.72 kr 450.00-604.44
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.50 kr 1.00-2.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 296.50 kr 200.00-380.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 335.71 kr 250.00-400.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 142.00 kr 60.00-200.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 150.00 kr 125.00-159.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,382.00 kr 1,382.00-1,382.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 0.00 kr 0.00-0.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 671.43 kr 300.00-1,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 325.00 kr 100.00-400.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 649.80 kr 400.00-1,400.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,049.75 kr 350.00-1,600.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,500.00 kr 5,000.00-13,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 4,500.00 kr 3,500.00-9,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 12,666.67 kr 9,000.00-20,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 9,053.00 kr 7,000.00-15,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,499.32 kr 2,787.07-4,180.60
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,322.56 kr 1,858.05-2,787.07
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 23,202.50 kr
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.17 2.00-3.40

Prices in Umea

This city had 193 entries in the past 12 months by 12 different contributors.
Last update: July 2021
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1 Comments so far
Hom Nik on Jul 29, 2020:
I am an ophthalmologist, vitreoretinal fellowship from Iran. I want to immigrate to Sweden, get an authorization and practice in Sweden. I am looking for a city to live with my family and learn Swedish language.