Caracas vs Georgetown - Cost of Living Comparison

Caracas Georgetown
🚶 Cost of living one person
$916
$833
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2170
$1940
🏠 One person rent
$358
$351
🏘️ Family rent
$557
$565
🍽️ Food expenses
$340
$353
🚐 Transport expenses
$130
$63
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$215
$375
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
55
25
😀 Quality of life
42
50
🏙️ Population
1.94M
201K

The cost of living in Caracas is 10% more expensive than in Georgetown. Cities ranked 5665th and 5967th ($916 vs $833) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 3rd in Venezuela and Guyana, respectively. Check Venezuela vs Guyana comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Caracas compared to 0.4 months in Georgetown. Caracas ranked 1st best city to live in Venezuela vs Georgetown ranked 1st in Guyana, while ranked 6863rd and 6175th among best cities to live in the world.

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Caracas Georgetown
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.9
$4.15
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$37
$36.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.1
$6.61
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.28
$2.05
 Cappuccino
$2.59
$3.56
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08
$1.13
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$327
$349
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$290
$219
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$667
$673
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$443
$373
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$16.3
$51
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.1
$77.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$44.3
$55.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
21.92%
6.67%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$865
$3474
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$987
$1265
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.38
$0.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.6
$35.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.1
$20.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.5
$1.06
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2
$2.71
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.83
$1.4
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.17
$1.39
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.41
$3.17
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.34
$9.31
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.5
$5.23
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.7
$6.58
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.59
$5.28
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
$2.27
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$3.33
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$1.93
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$1.38
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
$1.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$1.06
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.26
$1.94
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.71
$12.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.36
$1.58
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.47
$2.66
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.68
$11.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.22
$4.73
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.79
$2.57
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.23
$1.95
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41
$25.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.21
$6.39
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.2
$20.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.1
$4.65
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.8
$33.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$75.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$63.3
$74.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6329
$1374

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$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
88 km or 55 mi Linden
$875
93 km or 58 mi New Amsterdam
$835
161 km or 100 mi Nieuw Nickerie
$736
347 km or 216 mi Paramaribo
$675
479 km or 298 mi Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni
$1226
487 km or 302 mi Upata
$679
496 km or 308 mi Tucupita
$679
521 km or 324 mi Boa Vista
$568
524 km or 326 mi Ciudad Guayana
$846
532 km or 331 mi San Fernando
$928
547 km or 340 mi Chaguanas
$973
561 km or 349 mi San Juan
$908
565 km or 351 mi Scarborough
$1100
567 km or 353 mi Port of Spain
$1002
612 km or 380 mi Ciudad Bolivar
$865
637 km or 396 mi Kourou
$1231
643 km or 399 mi Maturin
$980
677 km or 421 mi Cayenne
$1440
704 km or 438 mi St. George's
$1018
704 km or 438 mi Grenville
$1000
706 km or 438 mi Carupano
$691
711 km or 442 mi El Tigre
$702
720 km or 447 mi Bridgetown
$1262
730 km or 454 mi Holetown
$1268
737 km or 458 mi Cantaura
$681
753 km or 468 mi Anaco
$697
775 km or 482 mi Cumana
$707
778 km or 483 mi Porlamar
$589
783 km or 487 mi La Asuncion
$682
785 km or 488 mi Kingstown
$866
792 km or 492 mi Georgetown
$845
805 km or 500 mi Puerto la Cruz
$749
808 km or 502 mi Barcelona
$701
812 km or 504 mi Lecheria
$688
830 km or 516 mi Vieux Fort
$1095
837 km or 520 mi Zaraza
$683
861 km or 535 mi Castries
$1031
905 km or 562 mi Valle de la Pascua
$731
926 km or 575 mi Fort-de-France
$1181
966 km or 600 mi Altagracia de Orituco
$708