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Cost of Living in Francistown | Botswana

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$632
$1691
🛋️ Without rent
$384
$1111
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$249
$580
🍽️ Food
$248
$651
🚐 Transport
$35.5
$102
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1044
🏙️ Population
90k

The average cost of living in Francistown is $632, which is in the top 29% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6597th out of 9294 in our global list and 3rd out of 8 in Botswana.

The median after-tax salary is $1044, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months. Ranked 7378th (TOP 80%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 5th best city to live in Botswana. With an estimated population of 90k, Francistown is the 2nd largest city in Botswana.

✈️ Closest airport4 kmFrancistown Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate23.7 µg/m³
Cost of living in Francistown infographic

Prices in Francistown

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$7.43
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.13
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.27
☕ Cappuccino
$1.71
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.68

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.73
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.9
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.19
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.58
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.16
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.69
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.37
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.71
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.51
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.64
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.99
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.72
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.4
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.96
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.28

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$16.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.3
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.24

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$216
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$153
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$689
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$407
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$61.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$94.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$21.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.4%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1663
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$845

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$25.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$10.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$37.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$117
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$85.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1721