Expats relocating to the country should not expect to save a lot of money; with housing in Dublin costing an average of 2,000 EUR (2,300 USD) every month.. Summary of cost of living in Ireland. Family of four estimated monthly costs: €4,741; Single person estimated monthly costs: €2,730; Ireland is the 2nd most expensive country in Western Europe (2 out of 18) Cost of living in Ireland is more expensive than in 95% of countries in the World (5 out of 77) However, despite the pricey cost of living, the quality of life in Ireland remains excellent and the people, culture and lifestyle outweigh many of life's difficulties.
Here are the Pros and Cons for living as an expat in Ireland. Ireland is a country full of fresh air and outdoors lifestyle. 19.