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Cost of Living in Mar del Plata | Argentina

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$417
$973
🛋️ Without rent
$219
$646
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$198
$327
🍽️ Food
$142
$367
🚐 Transport
$28
$78.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$327
🏙️ Population
656k

The average cost of living in Mar del Plata is $417, which is in the top 6% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8663rd out of 9294 in our global list and 103rd out of 123 in Argentina.

The median after-tax salary is $327, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months. Ranked 6515th (TOP 71%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 32nd best city to live in Argentina. With an estimated population of 656k, Mar del Plata is the 6th largest city in Argentina.

✈️ Closest airport8 kmAstor Piazzola International Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate14.6 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank1209National University of Mar del Plata
Cost of living in Mar del Plata infographic

Prices in Mar del Plata

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.03
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$8.08
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.17
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.41
☕ Cappuccino
$1.35
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.39

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.78
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.46
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.22
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.56
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.84
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.56
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.76
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.33
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.73
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.54
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$2.75
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.88
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.51
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.56
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.08
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.7
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.54

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.28
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$7.93
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.69
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.86

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$206
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$108
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$285
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$215
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$51.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$78.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
21.53%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2489
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1250

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$12.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$7.02
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.53
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$67.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$114
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1351