Cost of Living in Yerevan

Summary about cost of living in Yerevan:

Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2,500.00 AMD 2,000.00-3,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 12,000.00 AMD 10,000.00-18,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 2,500.00 AMD 1,600.00-3,000.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 600.00 AMD 400.00-800.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 900.00 AMD 540.00-1,200.00
Cappuccino (regular) 1,011.20 AMD 500.00-1,300.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 333.75 AMD 210.00-500.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 203.73 AMD 120.00-300.00
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 1,629.62 AMD 1,514.17-1,892.71
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 220.56 AMD 181.44-272.16
Rice (white), (1 lb) 251.20 AMD 181.44-362.87
Eggs (regular) (12) 754.00 AMD 600.00-1,080.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,018.96 AMD 907.19-1,270.06
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1,026.52 AMD 907.19-1,224.70
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,440.16 AMD 1,270.06-2,041.17
Apples (1 lb) 217.42 AMD 158.76-294.84
Banana (1 lb) 288.27 AMD 226.80-362.87
Oranges (1 lb) 257.41 AMD 226.80-294.84
Tomato (1 lb) 165.56 AMD 113.40-272.16
Potato (1 lb) 103.19 AMD 81.65-136.08
Onion (1 lb) 113.64 AMD 81.65-136.08
Lettuce (1 head) 167.81 AMD 110.00-300.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 237.27 AMD 200.00-300.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 3,000.00 AMD 2,000.00-3,500.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 406.36 AMD 380.00-450.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 618.18 AMD 450.00-800.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 600.00 AMD 550.00-650.00
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 100.00 AMD 100.00-100.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 6,000.00 AMD 3,000.00-6,722.25
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 600.00 AMD 500.00-600.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 160.93 AMD 160.93-160.93
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 1,200.00 AMD 600.00-1,200.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1,687.42 AMD 1,514.17-1,779.14
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 8,532,915.78 AMD 5,000,000.00-12,450,000.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 10,485,000.00 AMD 6,000,000.00-12,500,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 31,539.35 AMD 18,888.89-44,736.84
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 18.63 AMD 15.00-30.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 7,537.04 AMD 6,000.00-10,000.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 22,851.85 AMD 15,000.00-33,333.33
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6,000.00 AMD 3,000.00-10,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 2,500.00 AMD 2,000.00-3,000.00
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 77,391.30 AMD 30,000.00-120,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,558,000.00 AMD 1,000,000.00-2,500,000.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 24,392.31 AMD 13,000.00-45,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 19,419.23 AMD 13,000.00-25,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 38,380.77 AMD 30,000.00-50,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 37,037.50 AMD 25,000.00-50,000.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 169,333.41 AMD 120,000.00-250,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 89,460.36 AMD 60,000.00-120,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 332,370.53 AMD 180,000.00-500,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 163,365.17 AMD 100,000.00-250,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 65,332.78 AMD 51,096.25-88,656.45
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 33,519.47 AMD 27,870.68-43,705.87
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 155,553.93 AMD
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.74 10.00-13.00

Prices in Yerevan

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Last update: September 2019
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14 Comments so far

#Anonymous on Aug 28, 2019 :
103,250 Amd isn't nearly enough to live per month in Yerevan or anywhere else in Armenia.A minimum of 175,000 per month would cover food,and transportation and a visit to a club twice per month. I've live in Yerevan 21 years now so I know how much things cost. Yerevan will normally cost 300,000 Amd just for food and transportation.Prices on Numbeo are a joke.Armenia isn't as cheap as people think it is.
#Anonymous on Jun 08, 2019 :
Is 103250Amd sufficient to live per month in Armenia for a student who has paid rent and fees.
#Anonymous on May 16, 2019 :
Yes I see the difference in cost of living verses monthly net salary.But why would anyone want to live in Armenia in the first place?
#Anonymous on May 01, 2019 :
So the monthly living costs for a single person is 208,868 AMD yet the Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) is 154,884 AMD. Anyone else see the problem here?
#Anonymous on Oct 02, 2018 :
Prices in Center Yerevan nowadays range from 1700 to 4000 US Dollars per sqm for new or renovated apartments.
#Alberto on Jul 18, 2018 :
@GAMINI, Ankara-Yerevan by train?are you aware of the fact that the border between Turkey and Armenia has been closed for hundred years? You cannot travel overland between the 2 countries. You need to travel from Turkey to Georgia,then into Armenia. And no trains between T.key and Georgia .. bus,car or plane!
#Gamini on May 26, 2018 :
Hello I am looking to travel Armenia this August.I want to travel in train to Ankara from it easy and comfortable??
#Mira on Mar 03, 2018 :
About Yerevan for last 4 years I can say only good. The capital is developing and blossoming. And prices become more affordable. For resting in Yerevan you need to prepare money for hotel, car rent, petrol, food (restaurants,cafes) , entertaining, a bit of additional expenses. Overall you don't need a huge amount of money to have a great rest in this sunny country. I am travelling to Armenia for over 6 years already. From my experience I advise ALWAYS to rent an SUV in Armenia, though you are in Yerevan If someone needs a help or some guidance I'll be happy to help.
#Z's dad on Nov 21, 2017 :
My son just moved to Yerevan (Nov. 2017). His rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $150 usd a month, but he's getting a very good deal with a family over there. He just got a job teaching English to Russian and Armenian speakers but I don't know how much he will be earning. He hopes to stay around a year or so.
#Anonymous on Jun 17, 2017 :
Taxi start in Yerevan is AMD200 for Yandex Taxi and AMD500 for ggtaxi. Afterwards there is a charge of AMD100 per km.
#warstad safer on May 11, 2017 :
I am Armenian and us citizen retired my income is $1000 a mo I like to move to Armenia to Yerevan or near by cities how much is the rent $ thank you to answer
#Mark Miner on Apr 15, 2017 :
Hello I am considering retiring to Europe armenia it sounds like a nice area with reasonable expenses is there any areas that would allow for someone who uses a power! wheelchair to live that is more whheel chair friendly than another or should I look in another country
#Anonymous on Feb 08, 2017 :
According to this Baku is cheaper than Yerevan. Yeah, not true.
#Edik Abgaryan on Jan 19, 2016 :
I have returned to Armenia about a year ago and can say that most numbers shown here are true. One can live here with $1000 a month without too many extras of course. The food is great... It is really safe here plus everyone minds their own business. In conclusion I will just say that with an income of $1500-$2000 it is heaven on earth.... Of course there are other countries with prices like these, but my assumption is that first of all it is not as safe and people are not as friendly....