Cost of living in Lexington, Kentucky, United States

Summary of cost of living in Lexington, Kentucky

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs: $3,144
  • Single person estimated monthly costs: $1,498
  • WARNING!  These estimates are based on only a few data points. At the moment, you should treat them only as a best guess.

List of prices in Lexington, Kentucky
Current as of Jun 2021.

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Food Update prices
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district $12
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) $8
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast $3.48
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk $0.68
12 eggs, large $2.19
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes $3.65
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese $4.96
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples $2.96
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes $1.66
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket $3.01
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality $12
2 liters of coca-cola $1.38
Bread for 2 people for 1 day $1.42
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Housing Update prices
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area $1,117
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area $773
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat $185
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area $884
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area $651
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio $87
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) $56
40” flat screen tv $246
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) $73
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) $8
Hourly rate for cleaning help $13
Clothes Update prices
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) $40
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) $37
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) $62
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes $84
Transportation Update prices
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new $24,111
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas $0.68
Monthly ticket public transport $32
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) $17
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Personal Care Update prices
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) $5.51
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) $22
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) $79
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) $4.77
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) $3.03
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) $3.87
4 rolls of toilet paper $2.73
Tube of toothpaste $1.29
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city $18
Entertainment Update prices
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub $36
2 tickets to the movies $21
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) $86
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert $62
1 cocktail drink in downtown club $8
Cappuccino in expat area of the city $4.16
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) $4.76
Ipad wi-fi 128gb $429
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) $0.28
1 month of gym membership in business district $41
1 package of marlboro cigarettes $5.37
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on 91 prices entered by 10 different people.
Latest price update: June 20, 2021

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