Caracas vs El Paso - Cost of Living Comparison

Caracas El Paso
🚶 Cost of living one person
$916
$1399
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2170
$3289
🏠 One person rent
$358
$799
🏘️ Family rent
$557
$1440
🍽️ Food expenses
$340
$391
🚐 Transport expenses
$130
$91.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$215
$3447
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
55
35
😀 Quality of life
42
81
🏙️ Population
1.94M
683K

The cost of living in Caracas is 35% less expensive than in El Paso. Cities ranked 5665th and 2950th ($916 vs $1399) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 2130th in Venezuela and the United States, respectively. Check Venezuela vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Caracas compared to 2.5 months in El Paso. Caracas ranked 1st best city to live in Venezuela vs El Paso ranked 77th in the United States, while ranked 6863rd and 304th among best cities to live in the world.

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Caracas El Paso
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.9
$11.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$37
$37.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.1
$7.47
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.28
$3.51
 Cappuccino
$2.59
$3.83
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08
$1.65
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$327
$744
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$290
$586
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$667
$1532
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$443
$1111
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$16.3
$117
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.1
$181
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$44.3
$64.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
21.92%
5.41%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$865
$2513
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$987
$938
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.38
$1.5
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.6
$41.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.1
$12.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.5
$1.13
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2
$0.72
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.83
$1.95
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.17
$2.91
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.41
$2.71
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.34
$12.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.5
$5.75
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.7
$12.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.59
$3.28
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
$1.37
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$3.01
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$2.51
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$1.5
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
$1.58
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.98
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.26
$2.4
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.71
$9.99
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.36
$1.51
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.47
$7.49
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.68
$6.61
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.22
$4.54
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.79
$3.54
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.23
$1.34
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41
$33.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.21
$10.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.2
$80.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.1
$14.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.8
$46.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$71.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$63.3
$548
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6329
$5407

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi La Guaira
$700
12 km or 7.3 mi Maiquetia
$678
16 km or 9.7 mi Catia La Mar
$774
21 km or 13 mi Los Teques
$771
30 km or 18 mi Charallave
$681
37 km or 23 mi Cua
$702
40 km or 25 mi Santa Lucia
$679
43 km or 27 mi Santa Teresa del Tuy
$756
43 km or 27 mi Guatire
$760
43 km or 27 mi Guarenas
$762
46 km or 29 mi Ocumare del Tuy
$751
53 km or 33 mi La Victoria
$702
67 km or 41 mi Turmero
$614
67 km or 41 mi Cagua
$682
75 km or 47 mi Santa Rita
$690
78 km or 48 mi Maracay
$557
78 km or 49 mi Palo Negro
$636
80 km or 50 mi El Limon
$681
82 km or 51 mi San Juan de los Morros
$680
93 km or 58 mi Altagracia de Orituco
$708
108 km or 67 mi Guacara
$672
115 km or 71 mi Los Guayos
$680
119 km or 74 mi Puerto Cabello
$670
122 km or 76 mi Valencia
$869
135 km or 84 mi Tocuyito
$698
163 km or 101 mi Tinaquillo
$680
176 km or 109 mi Valle de la Pascua
$731
184 km or 114 mi Calabozo
$697
199 km or 124 mi San Felipe
$704
204 km or 127 mi San Carlos
$679
219 km or 136 mi Zaraza
$683
235 km or 146 mi Kralendijk
$1524
245 km or 152 mi Yaritagua
$685
247 km or 154 mi Lecheria
$688
249 km or 155 mi Barcelona
$701
255 km or 159 mi Puerto la Cruz
$749
260 km or 162 mi Cabudare
$628
268 km or 167 mi Barquisimeto
$798
270 km or 167 mi Acarigua
$703
271 km or 168 mi Araure
$696

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Distance City Cost of living
2.2 km or 1.4 mi Ciudad Juarez
$804
24 km or 15 mi Socorro
$1941
68 km or 42 mi Las Cruces
$1280
136 km or 85 mi Alamogordo
$1467
202 km or 125 mi Nuevo Casas Grandes
$520
224 km or 139 mi Carlsbad
$1661
258 km or 160 mi Roswell
$1941
294 km or 183 mi Agua Prieta
$630
332 km or 206 mi Hobbs
$1962
349 km or 217 mi Chihuahua
$691
359 km or 223 mi Sierra Vista
$1929
374 km or 232 mi Albuquerque
$1617
375 km or 233 mi Ciudad Cuauhtemoc
$635
387 km or 240 mi Rio Rancho
$1765
390 km or 242 mi Odessa
$1858
408 km or 254 mi Delicias
$633
415 km or 258 mi Midland
$1643
422 km or 262 mi Tucson
$1689
424 km or 264 mi Nogales
$1809
425 km or 264 mi Sahuarita
$1935
425 km or 264 mi Clovis
$1876
425 km or 264 mi Nogales
$531
429 km or 267 mi Oro Valley
$1944
431 km or 268 mi Casas Adobes
$1938
437 km or 272 mi Santa Fe
$1968
442 km or 275 mi Marana
$1941
467 km or 290 mi Gallup
$1936
473 km or 294 mi Espanola
$1933
476 km or 296 mi Lubbock
$1538
476 km or 296 mi Big Spring
$1913
481 km or 299 mi Florence
$1946
508 km or 316 mi Apache Junction
$1943
509 km or 317 mi Casa Grande
$1954
511 km or 317 mi Queen Creek
$2174
521 km or 323 mi Plainview
$1944
522 km or 324 mi Hermosillo
$730
522 km or 324 mi Taos
$2124
527 km or 328 mi Gilbert
$1929
530 km or 330 mi Chandler
$2602
532 km or 330 mi Fountain Hills
$1944