Cost of Living in Mindelo

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$683
$1545
🛋️ Without rent
$333
$953
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$350
$592
🍽️ Food
$248
$639
🚐 Transport
$34.2
$94.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$300
😀 Quality of life
34
🏙️ Population
70.5K

The average cost of living in Mindelo is $683, which is in the top 28% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6703rd out of 9294 in our global list and 2nd out of 3 in Cape Verde.

The median after-tax salary is $300, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months. Ranked 8036th (TOP 86%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 2nd best city to live in Cape Verde. With an estimated population of 70.5K, Mindelo is the 2nd largest city in Cape Verde.

✈️ Closest airport 10 km Sao Pedro Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 6.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 9168 Higher Institute of Economics and Management
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Prices in Mindelo

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.56
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.85
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.39
 Cappuccino
$0.94
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.18
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$283
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$199
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$348
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$423
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$43.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
20.15%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1010
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$651
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$25.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$12.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.16
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.73
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.73
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.12
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.37
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.51
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.57
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.1
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.93
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.12
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.78
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.15
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.24
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.75
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.92
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.95
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.74
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$13.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.29
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.28
👖 Brand Jeans
$31
👟 Brand Sneakers
$45.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$73.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3408

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