Cost of Living in Punta Alta

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$550
$1384
🛋️ Without rent
$348
$997
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$201
$387
🍽️ Food
$246
$647
🚐 Transport
$23.2
$65.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$370
😀 Quality of life
37
🏙️ Population
58.3K

The average cost of living in Punta Alta is $550, which is in the top 13% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8061st out of 9294 in our global list and 64th out of 123 in Argentina.

The median after-tax salary is $370, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months. Ranked 7644th (TOP 82%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 107th best city to live in Argentina. With an estimated population of 58.3K, Punta Alta is the 103rd largest city in Argentina.

✈️ Closest airport 19 km Comandante Espora Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 19.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 12294 Salesian University - Bahia Blanca
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Prices in Punta Alta

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.67
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$23.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.81
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.04
 Cappuccino
$2.37
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.48
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$215
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$141
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$445
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$299
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
42.14%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1617
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1221
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.46
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$14.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.74
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.83
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.61
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.61
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.61
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.89
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.06
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.44
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.33
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.89
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.79
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.57
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.04
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.48
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.24
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.44
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.89
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.36
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.41
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$21.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$11.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$10.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$65.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$50.7
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1821

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