Cost of Living in Belmopan | Belize

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$851
$2121
🛋️ Without rent
$445
$1468
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$406
$652
🍽️ Food
$334
$897
🚐 Transport
$46
$137
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1134
🏙️ Population
17.2k

The average cost of living in Belmopan is $851, which is in the top 37% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 5788th out of 9294 in our global list and 4th out of 5 in Belize.

The median after-tax salary is $1134, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months. Ranked 8013th (TOP 87%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1st best city to live in Belize. With an estimated population of 17.2k, Belmopan is the 2nd largest city in Belize.

✈️ Closest airport58 kmPhilip S. W. Goldson International Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate19.4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank8245University of Belize
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Prices in Belmopan

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.01
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$23.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.02
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.52
☕ Cappuccino
$2.23
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.49

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$318
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$226
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$655
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$412
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$55.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$86.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$106
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.2%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$496
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$932

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.99
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$2.73
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$22.5
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.46

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.27
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.4
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.73
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.52
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.71
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.94
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.02
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.99
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.26
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.04
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.75
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.49
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.58
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.82

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$33.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.52
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.37
👖 Brand Jeans
$24.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$60.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$415
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12873

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