Australia Cost Of Living API

Australia Cost Of Living API

Discover the complexities of living expenses in Australia. Get access to comprehensive data covering housing, food, transportation and leisure expenses. Gain valuable insights into average salaries and purchasing power, allowing you to make informed decisions in the dynamic landscape of Australian life.

About the API:

Dive into the full picture of living expenses in Australia with the Australia Cost Of Living API. This sophisticated tool meticulously examines the nuances of housing, food, transportation and entertainment costs, giving users a detailed understanding of the financial aspects of life in Australia.

Designed to be accurate, the API provides a complete breakdown of average salaries and purchasing power, giving users data-driven insights crucial for informed decision-making. Whether you are contemplating a relocation, strategizing corporate plans, or exploring investment opportunities, this API proves to be an invaluable asset.

For people considering moving to Australia, the API reveals a detailed financial picture, aiding meticulous planning and decision-making. Users looking to expand in Australia benefit from strategic intelligence, as the API enables accurate budgeting and trade-off planning, essential for successful corporate projects.

Real estate exploration opportunities can leverage API investor insights to gain insights such as cost of living, home prices, and local purchasing power, facilitating informed decisions for profitable real estate projects. Additionally, travelers planning to visit this country can enrich their experiences by using the API to collect detailed information on accommodation, meals, transportation, and leisure expenses.

HR professionals and recruiters can use the Australia Cost Of Living API to shape human capital strategies. By aligning salary structures with the local cost of living, businesses can attract and retain top talent, ensuring a tailored and competitive approach to human resource management across Australia's career landscape.


What your API receives and what your API provides (input/output)?

This API will receive the city name and it will deliver a different range of prices for different goods and services. Check income and average prices. 


What are the most common uses cases of this API?

  • Financial Planning for Expats: API helps people planning to move to Australia. It provides detailed information on essential living costs, allowing expats to make informed decisions about their move considering the complexities of housing, food, transportation and leisure expenses.

    Corporate Expansion Strategy: Companies planning to expand their operations can leverage the API for strategic planning. Provides a comprehensive cost of living analysis, facilitating accurate budgeting and compensation planning crucial for successful corporate expansion in Australia's dynamic market.

    Real Estate Investment Decision Making: Investors exploring real estate opportunities can use the API to gain valuable insights. By examining cost of living, housing prices, and local purchasing power, this tool helps investors make data-driven decisions for real estate projects.

    Improved travel budget: Travelers planning trips to Australia can optimize their budget with the API. It provides detailed information on costs related to accommodation, meals, transport and entertainment, ensuring an enjoyable and well-informed travel experience in Australia's diverse and dynamic landscape.

    Strategic HR Salary Planning: HR professionals and recruiters can use the API to create strategic HR plans. By aligning salary structures with the local cost of living, businesses can attract and retain top talent, encouraging a competitive and well-tailored approach to human resource management in Australia.

Are there any limitations to your plans?

The only limitation is the number of API calls you can make per month that support each plan. 

API Documentation


Get a list of all the supported cities within the Australia.


Get Cities - Endpoint Features
Object Description
Test Endpoint


    "id": 43,
    "country": "australia",
    "name": "Adelaide, Australia",
    "city": "adelaide",
    "url": "/country/australia/city/adelaide/cost-of-living",
    "iso3": "aus"
    "id": 44,
    "country": "australia",
    "name": "Albany, Australia",
    "city": "albany",
    "url": "/country/australia/city/albany/cost-of-living",
    "iso3": "aus"
    "id": 45,
    "country": "australia",
    "name": "Albury, Australia",
    "city": "albury",
    "url": "/country/australia/city/albury/cost-of-living",
    "iso3": "aus"


curl --location --request GET '' --header 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_KEY' 


Pass the Australia city to check its prices and other relevant information. 


Get Prices - Endpoint Features
Object Description
city [Required] City to lookup. Retrieved on "supported cities" endpoint.
Test Endpoint


  "Version": 1,
  "Status": 200,
  "Success": true,
  "City Name": "Melbourne",
  "Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant": "12.00 $",
  "Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course": "38.50 $",
  "McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)": "7.75 $",
  "Domestic Beer (1 pint draught)": "5.50 $",
  "Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle)": "5.00 $",
  "Cappuccino (regular)": "4.06 $",
  "Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle)": "2.67 $",
  "Water (12 oz small bottle)": "1.73 $",
  "Milk (regular), (1 gallon)": "3.72 $",
  "Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb)": "2.76 $",
  "Rice (white), (1 lb)": "0.98 $",
  "Eggs (regular) (12)": "3.34 $",
  "Local Cheese (1 lb)": "4.17 $",
  "Chicken Fillets (1 lb)": "4.17 $",
  "Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)": "5.96 $",
  "Apples (1 lb)": "2.11 $",
  "Banana (1 lb)": "0.57 $",
  "Oranges (1 lb)": "1.43 $",
  "Tomato (1 lb)": "1.61 $",
  "Potato (1 lb)": "0.78 $",
  "Onion (1 lb)": "1.08 $",
  "Lettuce (1 head)": "1.91 $",
  "Water (1.5 liter bottle)": "1.92 $",
  "Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)": "12.00 $",
  "Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)": "1.90 $",
  "Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)": "7.00 $",
  "One-way Ticket (Local Transport)": "?",
  "Monthly Pass (Regular Price)": "?",
  "Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)": "2.50 $",
  "Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff)": "2.15 $",
  "Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)": "?",
  "Gasoline (1 gallon)": "3.01 $",
  "Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)": "30,000.00 $",
  "Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)": "?",
  "Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment": "216.18 $",
  "Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data": "73.40 $",
  "Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)": "76.00 $",
  "Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult": "?",
  "Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)": "?",
  "Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat": "12.00 $",
  "Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child": "750.00 $",
  "International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child": "?",
  "1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)": "73.75 $",
  "1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)": "35.00 $",
  "1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)": "88.00 $",
  "1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes": "137.25 $",
  "Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre": "1,044.69 $",
  "Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre": "783.52 $",
  "Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre": "?",
  "Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre": "?",
  "Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre": "?",
  "Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre": "?",
  "Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)": "?",
  "Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate": "6.64"


curl --location --request GET '' --header 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_KEY' 


API Access Key & Authentication

After signing up, every developer is assigned a personal API access key, a unique combination of letters and digits provided to access to our API endpoint. To authenticate with the Australia Cost Of Living API REST API, simply include your bearer token in the Authorization header.


Header Description
Authorization [Required] Should be Bearer access_key. See "Your API Access Key" above when you are subscribed.

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The Australia Cost of Living API is a data service that provides detailed information on the prices of goods and services in cities across Australia. It covers a range of expenses, including housing, groceries, transportation and entertainment.

To access the API, make HTTP requests to the designated endpoint with parameters specifying the city or region of interest. The API will respond with comprehensive data on various expenses.

The API includes information on diverse cost categories, encompassing housing, groceries, transportation, entertainment, and more. Users can retrieve granular data to understand the complete economic landscape of a particular location.

The API aims to provide up-to-date information, but the frequency of updates may vary. Users should refer to the API documentation for details on data update intervals and ensure the relevance of the retrieved data.

Absolutely. The API is designed to support comparisons between different cities, allowing users to analyze and contrast the cost of living indices, average salaries, and purchasing power across various locations.

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