Cost of living in Asheville, North Carolina, United States

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district $15
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) $8
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast $5.04
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk $0.94
12 eggs, large $2.76
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes $5.50
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese $7
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples $3.66
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes $2.09
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket $1.97
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality $11
2 liters of Coca-Cola $1.69
Bread for 2 people for 1 day $2.42
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area $1,714
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area $1,223
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat $156
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area $1,260
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area $1,012
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio $106
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) $54
40” flat screen TV $320
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) $156
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) $11
Hourly rate for cleaning help $19
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) $41
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) $29
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) $73
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes $97
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new $25,483
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas $0.69
Monthly ticket public transport $21
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) -
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) $5.50
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) $6.00
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) $158
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) $7
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) $3.45
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) $6
4 rolls of toilet paper $4.45
Tube of toothpaste $1.95
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city $23
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub $33
2 tickets to the movies $23
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) $38
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert $63
1 cocktail drink in downtown club $11
Cappuccino in expat area of the city $4.60
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) $5.76
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB $433
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) $2.49
1 month of gym membership in business district $33
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes $7
These prices are lacking data. It provides a decent estimate, but they are not yet reliable. They are based on 202 prices entered by 24 different people.
Latest price update: October 21, 2018.

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