When foreigners take a look at the data related to the expenses and prices in Ukraine, they believe that it is quite the bargain for travelers.
This is true if you come there as a tourist to spend a couple of days.
However, if you are planning to stay permanently there and earn the salaries in Dnipro, then you should pay special attention in the possible income you might get.
You will find out that the situation is not that bright there.
You can enjoy amazing meals out for as much as $5 in Dnipro, but only if you choose inexpensive restaurants.
It is good to learn a few useful tips related to dining out from the locals and find out where you can have a quality meal at the lower prices.
Following the habits of local people would certainly benefit your budget as Dnipro people have cooking traditions and they cook their meals at home themselves.
If you do not mind doing the same, you will see that it is very economical which is important if you live on the budget.
Even though you choose a place close to your work so as not to pay too much for commuting, transportation will still be an important item of expenditure.
However, the prices of public transport tickets are so inexpensive, as you can travel whole month for just $9.
People with low incomes would consider this important and unavoidable expense as pricey.
However, the bills are not so unaffordable, as all the services are around $100 per month.
The Internet access is a bargain here, as well as in the whole country.
SPORTS & LEISURE
Doing sports activities has become a daily means of relaxation after a long day at work.
People who decide to settle Dnipro would be more than satisfied to find out how low the prices of fitness clubs, gyms and tennis courts are affordable.
Even cinema tickets can be found at the price lower than $3.
CLOTHING & SHOES
It cannot be said that the clothing items are definitely cheap if we take into account the expensive branded ones.
These prices are based on the number of people purchasing clothing, and it is the case that Dnipro citizens spend pretty much on apparel causing the prices to grow.
RENT PER MONTH
Ukraine, belongs to the cheapest European countries, especially when it comes to accommodation prices, and that makes it one of the best options for foreigners to start a new life and try their luck.
The apartment prices range from $160 to $460, depending on its size, location and quality.
Cost of Living Averages Table for Dnipro
|Average Restaurant Prices|
|Meal (Inexpensive Restaurant)||$5.52|
|Domestic Beer (0.5 Liter)||$0.64|
|Water (0.33 Liter)||$0.31|
|Average Market Prices|
|Milk (1 Liter)||$0.79|
|Loaf Bread (500g)||$0.39|
|Average Transport Prices|
|One Way Ticket||$0.26|
|Average Utilities Prices|
|Basic (Water, Electricity, Garbage, Heating, Cooling)||$98.26|
|1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local||$0.03|
|Internet (Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)||$4.58|
|Average Leisure Prices|
|Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult||$13.37|
|Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour)||$9.45|
|Cinema, 1 Seat, International Release||$2.94|
|Average Clothing Prices|
|1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Comparable)||$49.08|
|1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, etc...)||$43.86|
|1 Pair of Adidas Walking Shoes (Mid-Range)||$86.20|
|Average Rent Prices|
|Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Center||$293.91|
|Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Center||$164.26|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Center||$460.76|
How Does the Average Person Spend Their Money in Dnipro?
The first thing to know when you come to Dnipro is that local people often buy food at the markets and you should follow their example due to the fact that food will be your greatest expense here.
It is also recommended to avoid eating out frequently, but rather cook your food at home.
Utilities prices here are little higher than in some other countries, except the Internet.
People in Dnipro spend pretty much money on clothing, which affect the prices of designer apparel.
Dnipro: Average Salary, Minimum Wage & Mortgages
In Dnipro, you can live an extremely good life if you are careful with your money and if you can organize your budget well.
The price range for apartments is very high and whether you will be able to pay for it highly depends on your monthly salary.
People with both minimum and average income would not have enough amount of money to cover these expenses, so you should negotiate your future income before deciding to settle in Dnipro.
Buying property here is not cost-effective, due to the high mortgage interest rates.
Cost of Living by City in Ukraine
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|City||Cost of Living Index|