The costs of living in Mexico

Restaurants Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 90.00 MXN 60.00-120.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 400.00 MXN 280.00-500.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 80.00 MXN 65.00-100.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 25.00 MXN 15.00-35.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 45.00 MXN 30.00-60.00
Cappuccino (regular) 34.68 MXN 23.00-47.00
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 11.81 MXN 9.00-18.00
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 9.31 MXN 6.00-15.00
Markets Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 15.32 MXN 13.00-18.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 24.53 MXN 15.00-30.00
Rice (white), (1kg) 16.15 MXN 11.02-22.00
Eggs (12) 24.76 MXN 19.00-32.00
Local Cheese (1kg) 90.16 MXN 50.00-120.00
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 77.85 MXN 50.00-115.00
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 120.30 MXN 80.00-155.00
Apples (1kg) 32.50 MXN 20.00-45.00
Banana (1kg) 14.42 MXN 10.00-20.00
Oranges (1kg) 13.11 MXN 8.00-20.00
Tomato (1kg) 17.10 MXN 12.00-26.00
Potato (1kg) 16.86 MXN 11.00-25.00
Onion (1kg) 16.29 MXN 10.00-25.00
Lettuce (1 head) 11.65 MXN 8.00-20.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 13.45 MXN 10.00-15.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 120.00 MXN 100.00-180.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 18.19 MXN 13.16-27.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 31.23 MXN 18.00-50.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 48.00 MXN 45.00-50.00
Transportation Edit ] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 7.50 MXN 6.00-10.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 300.00 MXN 200.00-450.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 25.00 MXN 12.00-40.00
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 9.16 MXN 5.00-17.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 MXN 90.00-200.00
Gasoline (1 liter) 15.04 MXN 13.40-18.00
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 260,000.00 MXN 200,000.00-288,900.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 258,529.37 MXN 230,000.00-300,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) Edit ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 711.84 MXN 350.00-1,400.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.48 MXN 1.00-3.00
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 397.15 MXN 300.00-555.00
Sports And Leisure Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 599.65 MXN 350.00-1,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 201.25 MXN 100.00-400.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 65.00 MXN 50.00-80.00
Childcare Edit ] Avg.
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,030.38 MXN 2,000.00-5,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 168,000.00 MXN 120,000.00-168,000.00
Clothing And Shoes Edit ] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 715.28 MXN 500.00-999.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, …) 598.88 MXN 400.00-1,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,195.86 MXN 900.00-1,500.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,026.82 MXN 700.00-1,500.00
Rent Per Month Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 4,734.11 MXN 2,500.00-9,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,103.56 MXN 1,500.00-6,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 9,762.26 MXN 5,000.00-18,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 6,618.83 MXN 3,500.00-12,000.00
Buy Apartment Price Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 15,512.73 MXN 8,000.00-30,000.00
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,129.36 MXN 6,000.00-20,000.00
Salaries And Financing Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 10,064.50 MXN
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 11.01 9.00-

Overview on cost of living for Mexico

Hotel Big Mac® Coca-Cola® Eating out Rental car per week
 n/a 38.00 EUR  n/a 1.65 EUR  n/a 0.67 EUR  n/a 9.35 EUR  n/a 215.96 EUR
Hostel Marlboro™ Beer Fuel Public transport
 n/a 9.50 EUR  n/a 2.00 EUR  n/a 1.69 EUR  n/a 0.51 EUR  n/a 0.27 EUR
Daily budget – Backpacker: 20.19 EUR Daily budget – Tourist: 44.84 EUR
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Country: Mexico (MX)
Capital: Mexico City
World region: North America
Main language(s): Spanish, 62 recognised Indigenous Amerindian languages
Neighbours: GuatemalaUnited States of AmericaBelize
Population: 111.21 million (rank 11 of 242 Eardex countries)
Area: 1,964,375 km² (rank 14 of 242 Eardex countries)
Coastline: 9,330 km
Terrain: high, rugged mountains, low coastal plains, high plateaus, desert
Climate: varies from tropical to desert
Currency: Mexican peso (MXN)
Subunit: 100 centavos
Time zone: UTC -6 to -8
Top level domain: .mx
Phone code: 0052 or +52
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