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Is the cost of living in Austria high?

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We asked people how much they someone comfortably live on in Austria, they wrote...

"The cost of living in Austria can vary depending on where you live. Generally, living costs such as food, accommodation, transportation and entertainment tend to be higher than in most other European countries. Rent is expensive in Vienna and other large cities in Austria. Groceries are also quite pricey, however it is possible to find deals in discount stores and supermarkets. Utility costs are relatively low, while entertainment costs can add up quickly. In general, you should budget a minimum of 1,000 EUR per month for living expenses in Austria," remarked another expat who made the move to Austria.

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