Caloocan vs Jakarta - Cost of Living Comparison

Caloocan Jakarta
🚶 Cost of living one person
$522
$708
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1449
$1805
🏠 One person rent
$224
$366
🏘️ Family rent
$481
$766
🍽️ Food expenses
$201
$226
🚐 Transport expenses
$47.8
$52.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$199
$514
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
74
75
😀 Quality of life
47
68
🏙️ Population
1.66M
10.6M

The cost of living in Caloocan is 26% less expensive than in Jakarta. Cities ranked 8146th and 6498th ($522 vs $708) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 60th and 3rd in the Philippines and Indonesia, respectively. Check the Philippines vs Indonesia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Caloocan compared to 0.7 months in Jakarta. Caloocan ranked 20th best city to live in the Philippines vs Jakarta ranked 1st in Indonesia, while ranked 6388th and 3277th among best cities to live in the world.

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Caloocan Jakarta
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.34
$2.16
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.1
$17.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.27
$3.47
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.08
$3.27
 Cappuccino
$1.65
$2.47
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.29
$0.68
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$299
$431
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$161
$226
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$720
$1044
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$365
$524
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$17.7
$70.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$27.1
$109
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18
$29
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.01%
9.58%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1363
$2561
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$723
$1251
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.24
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.5
$11.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.33
$3.08
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
$0.8
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.88
$1.34
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.95
$1.25
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.51
$1.84
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.9
$6.24
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.54
$3.64
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.9
$8.45
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.73
$2.97
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$1.66
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$2.25
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$1.22
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$1.5
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
$2.17
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.3
$0.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.3
$1.36
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.55
$19.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.43
$2.21
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.16
$2.24
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.49
$2.51
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.94
$2.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.47
$1.2
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.42
$0.78
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.8
$32.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.37
$3.41
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$11.6
$19.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.56
$5.62
👖 Brand Jeans
$12.7
$39.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$66.7
$73.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$364
$144
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6981
$8868

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$584
5.8 km or 3.6 mi Valenzuela
$473
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$755
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$728
9.4 km or 5.9 mi Meycauayan
$551
10 km or 6.4 mi Mandaluyong
$792
12 km or 7.3 mi Pasay
$744
13 km or 8.2 mi Makati
$860
14 km or 8.9 mi Marikina
$443
15 km or 9.4 mi Pasig
$809
17 km or 11 mi Taguig
$824
19 km or 12 mi Cainta
$611
20 km or 12 mi San Jose del Monte
$508
21 km or 13 mi Bacoor
$537
21 km or 13 mi Paranaque
$569
22 km or 14 mi Las Pinas
$550
24 km or 15 mi Antipolo
$618
25 km or 15 mi Imus
$584
27 km or 17 mi Malolos
$552
31 km or 19 mi Muntinlupa
$602
31 km or 19 mi General Trias
$568
33 km or 20 mi Binangonan
$467
34 km or 21 mi San Pedro
$593
36 km or 22 mi Dasmarinas
$441
37 km or 23 mi Binan
$507
40 km or 25 mi Santa Rosa
$743
42 km or 26 mi Trece Martires
$550
45 km or 28 mi Cabuyao
$575
52 km or 33 mi San Fernando
$585
53 km or 33 mi Calamba
$471
66 km or 41 mi Tanauan
$548
67 km or 42 mi Santo Tomas
$549
69 km or 43 mi Angeles
$637
75 km or 47 mi San Pablo
$438
75 km or 47 mi Mabalacat
$553
76 km or 47 mi Olongapo
$500
82 km or 51 mi Lipa
$531
93 km or 58 mi Cabanatuan
$390
100 km or 62 mi Tarlac
$503

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Distance City Cost of living
16 km or 10 mi South Tangerang
$530
17 km or 11 mi Bekasi
$531
20 km or 12 mi Depok
$467
24 km or 15 mi Tangerang
$638
43 km or 27 mi Bogor
$505
78 km or 48 mi Serang
$510
79 km or 49 mi Sukabumi
$531
95 km or 59 mi Cilegon
$487
106 km or 66 mi Cimahi
$617
114 km or 71 mi Bandung
$506
195 km or 121 mi Tasikmalaya
$443
196 km or 122 mi Bandar Lampung
$348
198 km or 123 mi Cirebon
$497
210 km or 131 mi Metro
$443
226 km or 141 mi Banjar
$491
263 km or 163 mi Tegal
$496
292 km or 182 mi Cilacap
$523
321 km or 200 mi Pekalongan
$495
403 km or 251 mi Semarang
$525
423 km or 263 mi Salatiga
$491
423 km or 263 mi Prabumulih
$490
427 km or 265 mi Yogyakarta
$440
427 km or 265 mi Palembang
$500
463 km or 288 mi Surakarta
$430
467 km or 290 mi Pagar Alam
$487
540 km or 335 mi Madiun
$391
548 km or 340 mi Lubuklinggau
$491
575 km or 357 mi Bengkulu
$503
597 km or 371 mi Kediri
$499
622 km or 386 mi Blitar
$486
627 km or 390 mi Jambi
$499
633 km or 393 mi Mojokerto
$471
653 km or 406 mi Batu
$490
661 km or 411 mi Surabaya
$539
667 km or 414 mi Malang
$418
688 km or 427 mi Pasuruan
$490
724 km or 450 mi Probolinggo
$493
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$446
826 km or 513 mi Singkawang
$492
836 km or 520 mi Tanjung Pinang
$451