Cali vs Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Cost of Living Comparison

Cali Santa Cruz de la Sierra
🚶 Cost of living one person
$555
$748
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1391
$1721
🏠 One person rent
$213
$318
🏘️ Family rent
$370
$434
🍽️ Food expenses
$190
$238
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$100
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$321
$497
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
19 km
4 km
🎓 Higher education
45
29
😀 Quality of life
55
44
🏙️ Population
2.47M
3.15M

The cost of living in Cali is 26% less expensive than in Santa Cruz de la Sierra. Cities ranked 7750th and 6262nd ($555 vs $748) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 5th and 1st in Colombia and Bolivia, respectively. Check Colombia vs Bolivia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Cali compared to 0.7 months in Santa Cruz de la Sierra. Cali ranked 4th best city to live in Colombia vs Santa Cruz de la Sierra ranked 3rd in Bolivia, while ranked 5807th and 6662nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cali vs Santa Cruz de la Sierra

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Cali Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.63
$7.06
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.2
$10.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.83
$6.04
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.96
$2.99
 Cappuccino
$1.73
$3.92
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.94
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$261
$365
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$133
$243
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$408
$584
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$268
$311
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.1
$32.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$54.2
$49.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.7
$18.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.18%
7.99%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$778
$1156
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$716
$896
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.55
$0.29
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.6
$27.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.81
$11.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.59
$0.55
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.95
$1.02
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.86
$0.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.72
$0.59
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.91
$1.6
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.29
$4.92
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.75
$3.71
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.31
$5.64
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
$1.72
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$1.19
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
$1.15
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
$0.9
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.73
$1.31
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.48
$0.74
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.2
$1.82
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.3
$9.95
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.72
$1.61
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.95
$2.44
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.22
$4.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.99
$3.33
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.71
$1.36
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.69
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$19.8
$40.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.85
$6.98
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26
$37.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.45
$7.24
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.2
$52.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$70.7
$92.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$119
$253
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4295
$3950

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$391
74 km or 46 mi Buenaventura
$433
80 km or 50 mi Tulua
$393
111 km or 69 mi Popayan
$400
148 km or 92 mi Neiva
$390
154 km or 96 mi Armenia
$421
160 km or 100 mi Cartago
$392
170 km or 105 mi Salento
$422
178 km or 111 mi Pereira
$414
184 km or 114 mi Ibague
$363
213 km or 132 mi Girardot
$360
214 km or 133 mi Manizales
$474
227 km or 141 mi Florencia
$389
251 km or 156 mi Quibdo
$425
262 km or 163 mi Pasto
$405
285 km or 177 mi Facatativa
$379
285 km or 177 mi Soacha
$466
301 km or 187 mi Bogota
$679
308 km or 192 mi Tumaco
$432
316 km or 196 mi Ipiales
$422
321 km or 200 mi Envigado
$500
329 km or 204 mi Medellin
$648
330 km or 205 mi Villavicencio
$411
330 km or 205 mi Zipaquira
$443
339 km or 210 mi Bello
$402
386 km or 240 mi Ibarra
$556
421 km or 261 mi Tunja
$367
446 km or 277 mi Esmeraldas
$655
463 km or 288 mi Quito
$806
469 km or 291 mi Duitama
$444
471 km or 293 mi Sogamoso
$341
500 km or 311 mi Barrancabermeja
$376
504 km or 313 mi Yopal
$428
506 km or 314 mi Santo Domingo
$590
518 km or 322 mi Turbo
$430
554 km or 344 mi Floridablanca
$404
556 km or 346 mi Bucaramanga
$480
571 km or 354 mi Ambato
$577
595 km or 369 mi Quevedo
$621
596 km or 370 mi Monteria
$486

Cities near Santa Cruz de la Sierra

Distance City Cost of living
258 km or 161 mi Sucre
$547
304 km or 189 mi Sacaba
$590
317 km or 197 mi Cochabamba
$582
335 km or 208 mi Potosi
$588
376 km or 233 mi Trinidad
$555
415 km or 258 mi Oruro
$656
446 km or 277 mi Tarija
$536
528 km or 328 mi Tartagal
$520
545 km or 339 mi La Paz
$728
550 km or 342 mi El Alto
$709
601 km or 373 mi Corumba
$554
606 km or 377 mi San Ramon de la Nueva Oran
$521
617 km or 384 mi Caceres
$553
650 km or 404 mi Vilhena
$554
688 km or 428 mi Libertador General San Martin
$520
691 km or 430 mi Rolim de Moura
$553
737 km or 458 mi San Pedro de Jujuy
$519
744 km or 462 mi San Salvador de Jujuy
$537
747 km or 464 mi Tacna
$421
757 km or 470 mi Arica
$633
758 km or 471 mi Puno
$462
772 km or 480 mi San Pedro de Atacama
$698
779 km or 484 mi Iquique
$843
779 km or 484 mi Ji-Parana
$555
781 km or 485 mi Juliaca
$576
789 km or 490 mi Varzea Grande
$570
792 km or 492 mi Calama
$693
795 km or 494 mi Cuiaba
$690
811 km or 504 mi Salta
$521
863 km or 536 mi Puerto Maldonado
$501
865 km or 537 mi Concepcion
$520
876 km or 544 mi Ariquemes
$555
900 km or 559 mi Arequipa
$532
921 km or 573 mi Rondonopolis
$557
941 km or 585 mi Ponta Pora
$553
944 km or 587 mi Pedro Juan Caballero
$522
949 km or 589 mi Campo Grande
$634
992 km or 616 mi Antofagasta
$1034
1001 km or 622 mi Rio Branco
$693
1005 km or 625 mi Dourados
$586