The Most Expensive Cities in Sweden

Crown Princess Victoria & Daniel Westling: Pre Wedding Dinner - Arrivals

Sweden in a Scandinavian country located in the far north of Europe, bordering Finland and Norway. The country is known for its extreme beauty, gorgeous cities, and its high cost of living. The entire country of Sweden encompasses 173,745 sq mi of land that is inhabited by more than 9.6 million people. Sweden has the 8th highest per capita income in the world, and consistently ranks very high with regards to healthcare, education, quality of life, human development, and civil liberties. Sweden is a desirable place to live in and is home to many wonderful cities. We are going to examine the most expensive cities in Sweden that have the highest costs of living.

5. Linköping

Located in Souther Sweden in the city of Linköping. Linköping is a smaller city with a population of only 148,859 people and is the capital of Östergötland County. The city is well known for its universities and being a high-tech city. Linköping has made plans to be a completely carbon-free city by 2025. The city has a consumer price index of 94.34 and the average one bedroom apartment costs $610 dollars a month.

4. Uppsala

Uppsala is the fourth largest city in Sweden and it is located in the southeastern region of the country. The city is well known for being the location for the head of the Swedish Church since 1164. The city is also well known for having the oldest university in Scandinavia, Uppsala University, which was founded in 1477. Uppsala is also known as the pharmaceutical and biomedical research center of Sweden. The city has a population of 140,454 inhabitants and has a consumer price index of 98.09. An average single bedroom apartment costs $800 dollars a month.

3. Gothenburg

Gothenburg is the second largest city in Sweden and was officially founded in 1621. The city is located on the west coast of Sweden and is right on the water, making it an important port city. Gothtenburg has a metropolitan population of over 960,000 people. The city itself was ranked as the 12th most inventive city by Forbes magazine. Gothenburg has a consumer price index of 93.6 with the average one bedroom apartment costing $1,018 dollars a month.

2. Örebro

Örebro is the capital of the Örebro Municipality and is a city located in south central Sweden with a population of just 140,000 people. The city itself is fairly small and is known for its old town part of the city. The city received a consumer price index of 97.73 with the average one bedroom apartment costing $1,020 dollars a month. An average meal for two in this city costs around $83 dollars.

1. Stockholm

Stockholm is the capital of Sweden and its largest city with a total metropolitan population of around 2.2 million.  This global city is located on top of 14 different islands on mouth of Lake Mälaren. The city is known for its landmarks, being the capital, and the cultural and financial capital of Scandinavia. Stockholm alone makes up 1/3 of Sweden’s total gross domestic product. Stockholm has a consumer price index rating of 99.07 with the average one room apartment costing close to$1,300 dollars a month.

Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images

Basketball Players Boxers Celebrities Football Coaches Football Players Golfers Politicians Skateboarders Soccer Players Tennis Wrestlers
20 Things You Didn’t Know about Conor McGregor
The 6 Richest Lawyers in the World
Floyd Mayweather cars
The Most Expensive Items Floyd Mayweather Has Ever Purchased
The Most Expensive Cars Ever Listed on Craigslist
1960 Cadillac Eldorado Brougham
The 1960 Cadillac Eldorado Brougham Was One of the Most Expensive Cars in the World
Jay Leno Car Collection
5 Celebrities With the Finest Car Collections Out There
The Five Most Expensive Corvettes Ever Sold
The Most Expensive Cabana Packages in Las Vegas
Five of the Most Gorgeous Villas To Rent in Miami
The Top 5 Airport Lounges In The World
Five Luxurious Cayman Islands Packages You’ve Got to Try
Most expensive Rolex
The 15 Most Expensive Rolex Watches of All-Time
The Five Most Expensive Monochrome Watches Available Today
A Guide for the First-Time Rolex Buyer
Why We Love the The 2016 Rolex Air-King
The Top Five Women’s Sneakers Brands in 2016
Five Upcoming Sneaker Collections to Check out in August
Five of the Most Expensive Sneakers at Sneakerness Berlin
Five Sneaker Brands to Look for at New York Market Week
Most Expensive Steaks
5 of the Most Expensive Steaks of All-Time
most expensive Whiskey
10 Most Expensive Whiskeys in the World
Most Expensive Truffles
The Five Most Expensive Truffles of All-Time
Most Expensive Bottles of Scotch
The 10 Most Expensive Bottles of Scotch in the World
The Five Most Expensive Hotels in Switzerland
The 5 Best Hotels in Macau
The Top 5 Most Gorgeous Hotels in Tanzania
expensive all inclusive Caribbean resorts
The Most Expensive All-Inclusive Resorts in the Caribbean