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Cost of Living in Palmas | Brazil

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$411
$1104
🛋️ Without rent
$265
$831
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$146
$273
🍽️ Food
$161
$425
🚐 Transport
$39.4
$104
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$334
🏙️ Population
273k

The average cost of living in Palmas is $411, which is in the top 6% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8692nd out of 9294 in our global list and 355th out of 385 in Brazil.

The median after-tax salary is $334, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months. Ranked 7506th (TOP 81%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 97th best city to live in Brazil. With an estimated population of 273k, Palmas is the 89th largest city in Brazil.

✈️ Closest airport9 kmBrigadeiro Lysias Rodrigues Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate15.2 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank1905Federal University of Tocantins
Cost of living in Palmas infographic

Prices in Palmas

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.01
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$11.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.71
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
☕ Cappuccino
$1.21
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.85

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.61
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.85
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.19
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.04
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.85
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.7
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.71
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.93
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.7
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.2
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.96
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.8
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.81
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.7
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.07
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.79

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.7
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.81
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.84

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$99.5
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$83.7
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$225
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$187
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$36.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$55.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$22.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.84%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1053
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$629

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$18.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.44
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$38.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.21
👖 Brand Jeans
$35
👟 Brand Sneakers
$60.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$149
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4963