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Cost of Living in Santa Cruz de la Sierra | Bolivia

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$894
$2029
🛋️ Without rent
$475
$1424
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$419
$605
🍽️ Food
$252
$676
🚐 Transport
$130
$359
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$687
🏙️ Population
3.15M

The average cost of living in Santa Cruz de la Sierra is $894, which is in the top 38% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 5692nd out of 9294 in our global list and 1st out of 10 in Bolivia.

The median after-tax salary is $687, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months. Ranked 1687th (TOP 19%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1st best city to live in Bolivia. With an estimated population of 3.15M, Santa Cruz de la Sierra is the 1st largest city in Bolivia.

✈️ Closest airport4 kmEl Trompillo Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate13 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank6924Gabriel Rene Moreno Autonomous University
Cost of living in Santa Cruz de la Sierra infographic

Prices in Santa Cruz de la Sierra

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$23.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.27
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.11
☕ Cappuccino
$3.18
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.78

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.99
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.06
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.75
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.73
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.11
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.03
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.93
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.22
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.82
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.56
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.19
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.16
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.58
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.58

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.29
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$30.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.59

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$384
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$284
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$575
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$446
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$34.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$53.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$79.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.63%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1079
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$867

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.85
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$5.59
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$92.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$243
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3145

Santa Cruz de la Sierra Cost of Living comparison