Livelihood Expanses /Cost of Living in USA /Higher Study Cost in USA)

Expanses in USA & How Much You can Afford??

Who wished to go to USA for higher study, must need to know the cost of livelihood that he / she has to afford because it is vital to not to fall in a sudden financial crisis. As you are going to stay in a different region rather than your home, you cannot expect immediate  help will relief your crisis, especially financial one. So it is rather wise to be calculative enough about your initial, daily & monthly cost that you are going to spent there in USA.Livelihood Expanses, Cost of Living USA Higher Study Cost in USA

Steps how to make you financially arranged to go abroad for higher study in USA

  • At first, Find your answers of below mentioned questions:
  1. How much you get from supervisors or university fund?
  2. What about your accommodation? University facilitates it or not?
  3. If facilities what will be the cost? And if not, what will be the cost of outside residence?
  4. What will be you First time settlement cost that is, house rent, tuition fees, some lum-sum home appliances cost etc.?
  5. What will be your daily living cost that is transportation cost, food cost etc.?
  • Secondly calculate all these cost at a maximum level, as I already said its better not to expect getting certain financial help in abroad.
  • Thirdly make a comparative analysis between your expanse and institutions funding.
  • at last, If funding is not match with your expanse or you are supposed to study with your own cost than make your plan in accordance with your financial ability.

 Comparative analysis of expanses in 8 states of USA

(Livelihood Expanses /Cost of Living in USA /Higher Study Cost in USA)

The livelihood expanses in different States of USA are quite different even the cost is also very in a huge margin within two different towns of a state. Here a recent daily expanse of ten states of USA is given below:

    First two are Initial expanses ($) and the others are monthly expenses($/Month)
            States
Field
Texas
Oregon
Utah
Washington
Louisiana
Indiana
New Mexico
South Dakota
Home appliances cost
300-350
2000-3000
2000
300-400
1000
1000
1000
1500
Buying Car
5000
5000-7000
1000-11000
4000-5500
3000-6000
2000-4000
2000
2000-3000
Room rent
350-450
450-750
400
450-500
400
200-650
3000
200-350
Electricity bill
free
50-100
Free
Free
Free
Free
Free
Free
Internet bill
15-20
free
50
30
50
15
10
30
Phone bill
20
15-30
50
20-35
50
30
20
10-30
Car cost
100
140-150
150
110-120*
170-200
30-50
60-100
70-100
Health Insurance
50-80
50-80
20
70-100
600
50-100
150
120
Others
50-100
50-100
500
100
100
100
100
100
Food cost
150
200-300
200
400-500
150-200
200
200
120-150

 

*local transportation is available here, so its not mandatory to use own vehicle.