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Cost of Living in Bridgetown | Barbados

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1232
$2869
🛋️ Without rent
$682
$1955
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$551
$914
🍽️ Food
$488
$1306
🚐 Transport
$71.7
$202
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1482
🏙️ Population
110k

The average cost of living in Bridgetown is $1232, which is in the top 38% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 3523rd out of 9294 in our global list and 1st out of 2 in Barbados.

The median after-tax salary is $1482, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.2 months. Ranked 6220th (TOP 67%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1st best city to live in Barbados. With an estimated population of 110k, Bridgetown is the 1st largest city in Barbados.

✈️ Closest airport14 kmGrantley Adams International Airport
😷 Air qualityExcellent8.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank4967The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus
Cost of living in Bridgetown infographic

Prices in Bridgetown

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.03
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$57.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.22
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.05
☕ Cappuccino
$4.19
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.5

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$3.11
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.48
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.56
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.33
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.61
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.27
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.12
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$3.04
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.78
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.99
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$12.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$7.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.14
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.29

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.73
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$42.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$29.3
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.88

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$655
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$348
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1205
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$610
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$78.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$62.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.86%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1690
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1524

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$69.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.77
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$43.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.84
👖 Brand Jeans
$71.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$122
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3008

Bridgetown Cost of Living comparison