Cost of Living in Aruba

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.72 $ 10.00-20.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.62 $ 65.00-125.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.40 $ 8.00-9.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $ 2.75-7.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.49 $ 3.50-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.11 $ 1.94-6.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.92 $ 1.39-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.72 $ 1.11-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.73 $ 5.30-8.25
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.03 $ 1.81-2.49
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.16 $ 0.68-3.78
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.19 $ 2.36-4.08
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.96 $ 4.79-6.80
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.35 $ 1.98-3.78
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.15 $ 2.52-5.29
Apples (1 lb) 2.48 $ 1.70-3.63
Banana (1 lb) 1.66 $ 1.00-2.27
Oranges (1 lb) 1.94 $ 1.39-2.52
Tomato (1 lb) 2.50 $ 1.76-4.54
Potato (1 lb) 1.31 $ 0.50-1.76
Onion (1 lb) 1.29 $ 0.48-1.51
Lettuce (1 head) 2.75 $ 1.92-4.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.76 $ 1.11-5.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $ 7.78-18.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.71 $ 2.30-2.98
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.61 $ 2.50-4.20
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.48 $ 6.94-9.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 1.67-3.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 $ 41.67-304.35
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 11.11 $ 9.72-20.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.02 $ 3.58-4.47
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 74.02 $ 36.00-112.04
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.60 $ 3.22-5.83
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,111.17 $ 17,777.78-35,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,222.24 $ 25,000.00-30,000.07
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 155.52 $ 128.00-203.32
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.40 $ 0.17-0.42
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 61.81 $ 55.00-100.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 74.38 $ 30.00-100.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 43.89 $ 15.00-33.33
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $ 8.00-12.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 250.59 $ 194.44-350.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,670.41 $ 5,000.00-28,011.24
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 72.87 $ 47.22-100.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.09 $ 27.78-60.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 102.40 $ 69.44-150.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 106.30 $ 80.00-138.89
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 693.75 $ 500.00-900.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 507.29 $ 400.00-650.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,246.53 $ 1,111.11-1,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,074.31 $ 972.22-1,400.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 435.24 $ 380.90-464.51
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 12,903.09 $
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,494.44 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.11 6.20-8.00

Prices in Aruba

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Last update: September 2021
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