Cost of living in Umeå, Sweden

Summary of cost of living in Umeå

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs: 31,528 kr
  • Single person estimated monthly costs: 14,172 kr
  • WARNING!  These estimates are based on only a few data points. At the moment, you should treat them only as a best guess.
Expatistan is a collaborative effort. The data gets better with every new price that you enter.
We need your help! Tell us about prices in Umeå.
Page-elements

List of prices in Umeå, Sweden. Current as of Oct 2020.

Change the currency:
Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 96 kr
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) 72 kr
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 47 kr
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 11 kr
12 eggs, large 32 kr
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 33 kr
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 59 kr
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 24 kr
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 14 kr
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 18 kr
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 90 kr
2 liters of coca-cola 20 kr
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 14 kr
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area 9,856 kr
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area 7,384 kr
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 1,283 kr
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area 6,443 kr
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area 4,747 kr
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio 369 kr
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) 158 kr
40” flat screen tv 5,509 kr
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) 1,004 kr
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 80 kr
Hourly rate for cleaning help 217 kr
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) 926 kr
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) 308 kr
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) 1,000 kr
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 1,100 kr
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new 220,433 kr
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 14 kr
Monthly ticket public transport 479 kr
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 220 kr
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) 44 kr
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 50 kr
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) 283 kr
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) 30 kr
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 31 kr
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 22 kr
4 rolls of toilet paper 25 kr
Tube of toothpaste 18 kr
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 313 kr
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 400 kr
2 tickets to the movies 234 kr
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 543 kr
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 713 kr
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 120 kr
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 38 kr
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 72 kr
Ipad wi-fi 128gb -
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) -
1 month of gym membership in business district 443 kr
1 package of marlboro cigarettes 58 kr
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on 13 prices entered by less than 5 different people.
Latest price update: October 30, 2020

Do you live in Umeå? We need your help!

What is the price of

Nice dinner at an Italian restaurant

in Umeå?

kr

International Cost of Living Index

loading...

Prices recently added

  • Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in Baltimore, Maryland costs $12 (9 minutes ago)
  • 1 liter of gasoline in Dhaka costs Taka 89 (27 minutes ago)
  • Monthly rent - 45 m2 furnished studio in expensive area in Hua Hin costs 12,000 ฿ (28 minutes ago)
  • 1 liter of whole fat milk in Vijayawada costs ₨25 (about 1 hour ago)
  • Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in Vitória da Conquista costs R$ 25 (about 2 hours ago)
  • 2 liters of whole fat milk in Jodhpur costs ₨25 (about 2 hours ago)