Cost of Living in Mexico

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 MXN 75.00-300.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 MXN 400.00-1,393.46
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 120.00 MXN 100.00-150.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 39.81 MXN 20.00-69.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 65.00 MXN 40.54-100.00
Cappuccino (regular) 48.21 MXN 24.00-80.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 18.23 MXN 13.00-35.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 13.32 MXN 10.00-25.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 85.44 MXN 64.35-113.56
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 32.44 MXN 18.14-47.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 12.32 MXN 6.80-18.14
Eggs (regular) (12) 33.14 MXN 20.80-54.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 57.92 MXN 27.22-106.14
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 51.19 MXN 22.68-76.20
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 81.76 MXN 49.90-131.09
Apples (1 lb) 21.84 MXN 11.34-31.75
Banana (1 lb) 10.10 MXN 6.80-18.14
Oranges (1 lb) 10.27 MXN 4.54-20.41
Tomato (1 lb) 11.34 MXN 4.54-18.14
Potato (1 lb) 11.88 MXN 5.44-18.14
Onion (1 lb) 11.07 MXN 5.44-18.14
Lettuce (1 head) 16.95 MXN 10.00-30.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 15.77 MXN 10.00-22.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 200.00 MXN 120.00-300.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 23.82 MXN 15.00-35.71
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 43.47 MXN 20.00-75.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 66.00 MXN 60.00-79.63
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 10.00 MXN 6.00-15.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 350.00 MXN 250.00-600.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 40.00 MXN 20.00-60.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 32.19 MXN 12.87-72.42
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 150.00 MXN 100.00-250.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 84.37 MXN 74.95-87.33
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 350,000.00 MXN 258,785.76-412,900.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 361,663.84 MXN 330,000.00-400,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,029.37 MXN 550.00-2,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.45 MXN 0.80-2.50
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 522.15 MXN 400.00-800.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 592.30 MXN 300.00-1,200.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 258.91 MXN 150.00-415.71
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 80.00 MXN 60.00-135.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,669.41 MXN 2,000.00-8,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 77,953.84 MXN 48,000.00-150,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 856.97 MXN 497.66-1,250.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 665.47 MXN 300.00-1,194.40
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,487.33 MXN 950.00-2,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,336.27 MXN 796.26-2,200.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 9,032.15 MXN 4,500.00-18,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,511.54 MXN 2,500.00-12,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 16,003.32 MXN 8,000.00-30,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 11,408.19 MXN 6,000.00-24,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,354.58 MXN 1,114.83-5,109.62
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,691.53 MXN 929.02-3,251.58
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 12,888.90 MXN
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.93 8.60-15.00

Prices in Mexico

This country had 16027 entries in the past 12 months by 1308 different contributors.
Last update: August 2022
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By City in Mexico

Rank
City
Cost of Living Index
Rent Index
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index
Groceries Index
Restaurant Price Index
Local Purchasing Power Index
Monterrey 41.46 15.85 28.90 38.80 42.78 48.23
Mexico City 39.95 19.48 29.91 37.91 37.53 36.27
Tijuana 39.77 16.01 28.11 32.37 41.43 42.41
Cancun 38.84 13.50 26.41 37.14 39.90 36.29
Merida 38.35 11.59 25.22 39.37 36.71 33.35
Guadalajara 36.77 14.39 25.79 37.25 33.88 43.61
Queretaro 36.64 11.67 24.39 37.09 32.59 49.08
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