Prices in Abidjan vs San Jose, United States - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanSan Jose
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$2722
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$5181
🏠 One person rent
$458
$1897
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$2333
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$508
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$170
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$6576
🏙️ Population
4.98M
1.03M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 62% less expensive than in San Jose. Cities ranked 5299th and 46th ($1043 vs $2722) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 39th in Ivory Coast and the United States, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 2.4 months in San Jose. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs San Jose ranked 10th in the United States, while ranked 9007th and 20th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs San Jose

AbidjanSan Jose
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$13.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$60.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$9.21
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$7.03
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$5.01
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$2.5
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$2179
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$1667
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$3312
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$1875
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$78.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$121
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$49.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
4.02%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$9346
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$7354
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$2.48
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$80.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$20.5
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$0.96
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$2.44
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$2.59
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$3.32
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$10.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$8.74
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$11.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$3.79
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$2.59
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$3.07
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$3.39
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.74
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$1.17
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$2.71
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$17.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$2.96
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$8.87
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$9.21
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$5.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$2.93
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$42.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$14.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$112
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$15.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$47
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$81.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$1675
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$17642

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$839
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$664
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$634
284 km or 176 miBouake
$986
306 km or 190 miKumasi
$597
425 km or 264 miKoforidua
$672
426 km or 265 miAccra
$856
444 km or 276 miAshaiman
$457
445 km or 277 miTema
$875
491 km or 305 miKorhogo
$879
517 km or 321 miHo
$632
537 km or 334 miHohoe
$656
544 km or 338 miKpalime
$602
556 km or 345 miGreenville
$491
557 km or 346 miYekepa
$490
564 km or 350 miSanniquellie
$492
572 km or 356 miTamale
$496
587 km or 365 miLome
$650
593 km or 369 miNzerekore
$557
619 km or 385 miAtakpame
$601
651 km or 404 miBobo-Dioulasso
$799
659 km or 410 miSotouboua
$601
675 km or 419 miLeo
$768
689 km or 428 miSikasso
$503
696 km or 433 miAbomey
$586
699 km or 434 miSokode
$601
712 km or 442 miKakata
$494
722 km or 449 miCotonou
$674
742 km or 461 miKara
$571
746 km or 463 miPorto-Novo
$619
758 km or 471 miMonrovia
$533
764 km or 475 miGueckedou
$619
775 km or 482 miManga
$766
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$492

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DistanceCityCost of living
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$1746
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$3340
11 km or 6.8 miLos Gatos
$2784
13 km or 8.4 miSaratoga
$1671
15 km or 9.1 miMilpitas
$1755
15 km or 9.3 miCupertino
$2202
16 km or 10 miSunnyvale
$3116
18 km or 11 miMountain View
$3151
21 km or 13 miLos Altos
$1754
27 km or 17 miPalo Alto
$3146
27 km or 17 miMorgan Hill
$1757
28 km or 18 miFremont
$3071
29 km or 18 miNewark
$1759
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$1758
32 km or 20 miMenlo Park
$1752
36 km or 22 miUnion
$1753
38 km or 23 miRedwood
$2248
39 km or 24 miSanta Cruz
$2589
41 km or 25 miSan Carlos
$1746
41 km or 25 miPleasanton
$2679
42 km or 26 miGilroy
$1728
43 km or 27 miLivermore
$2535
44 km or 27 miWatsonville
$2207
44 km or 27 miBelmont
$2888
44 km or 28 miFoster
$1989
45 km or 28 miHayward
$2739
46 km or 28 miDublin
$1750
47 km or 29 miSan Lorenzo
$1616
48 km or 30 miSan Mateo
$3171
48 km or 30 miCastro Valley
$2208
53 km or 33 miSan Leandro
$2664
53 km or 33 miBurlingame
$1750
54 km or 33 miSan Ramon
$3012
57 km or 36 miMillbrae
$1749
59 km or 36 miDanville
$3027
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$1749
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$2793
62 km or 38 miTracy
$1756
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$1747
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$2985