Cost of Living in Nelson BC

Canada

Summary

Cost of living in Nelson BC, Canada is $1,791 and it seems affordable according to the average monthly salary which is $2,443. For more insights check the list of average prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,791
Cost of Living
$2,443
Average Salary
$1,159
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Price
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$891.42
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$715.76
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,830.05
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,431.97

Salaries And Financing

Name
Price
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,443.56
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%3.97

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Price
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$117.23
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.4
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$66.23

Markets

Name
Price
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$2.27
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$2.53
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.71
Local Cheese (1kg)
$9.95
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$2.36
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$12.58
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.55
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.58
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$11.5
Apples (1kg)
$3.73
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$10.89
Oranges (1kg)
$2.63
Potato (1kg)
$2.12
Lettuce (1 head)
$2.34
Rice (white), (1kg)
$4.29
Tomato (1kg)
$2.62
Banana (1kg)
$1.01
Onion (1kg)
$1.8
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$11.88

Transportation

Name
Price
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$1.77
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$43.26
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.04
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$18,746.19
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$2.75
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$1.69
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$29.31
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$18,629.74

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Price
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$48.07
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$48.51
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$81.87
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$108.48

Restaurants

Name
Price
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$12.69
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$48.61
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$8
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$4.59
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$5.51
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.08
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.58
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.62

Sports And Leisure

Name
Price
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$91.63
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$5.9
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$9.97

Childcare

Name
Price
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$587.3
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$9,963.02

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Price
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$2,539.92
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$1,866.92

Questions

How much does it cost to live in Nelson BC per month?

The total cost of living is around $1,791 in Nelson BC. The average rent in Nelson BC for a one-bedroom apartment in the city centre is approximately $1,159 per month, and utilities cost around $117 a month. Other costs will be around $750 including markets, transportation, restaurants, and sports and leisure for one-person.

Is Nelson BC expensive to live?

Nelson BC seems not expensive to live in according to the average monthly salary which is $2,443.

What is the average salary in Nelson BC?

A person working in Nelson BC typically earns around $2,443 per month (After tax) and it's not qualification specific. $2,443 is a good salary according to average cost of living which is $1,791.

What is the average rent in Nelson BC?

The average one-bedroom apartment in Nelson BC city centre stands at around $1,159 per month. If you're okay with an apartment outside of the city centre that will be cost around $930.