Caracas vs Montreal - Cost of Living Comparison

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Caracas Montreal
🚶 Cost of living one person
$982
$1835
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2335
$4327
🏠 One person rent
$367
$941
🏘️ Family rent
$592
$1615
🍽️ Food expenses
$391
$573
🚐 Transport expenses
$128
$170
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$195
$2754
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
54
100
😀 Quality of life
41
94
🏙️ Population
2.25M
1.76M

The cost of living in Caracas is 46% less expensive than in Montreal. Cities ranked 5507th and 2240th ($982 vs $1835) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 78th in Venezuela and Canada, respectively. Check Venezuela vs Canada comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Caracas compared to 1.5 months in Montreal. Caracas ranked 1st best city to live in Venezuela vs Montreal ranked 1st in Canada, while ranked 7023rd and 26th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Caracas vs Montreal

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Caracas Montreal
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.9
$15.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$46.4
$69.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.4
$10.7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$5.92
 Cappuccino
$3.02
$3.71
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.32
$1.94
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$347
$1054
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$308
$794
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$638
$1958
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$508
$1372
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$14.1
$51.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$21.5
$82
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$36.6
$43.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
28.68%
6.19%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$837
$7578
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1222
$4350
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.44
$2.75
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$29.5
$71.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.2
$14.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.5
$1.25
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.98
$2.12
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.9
$2.93
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
$3.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.63
$3.52
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.74
$12.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.34
$12.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.01
$14
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.71
$3.53
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$1.46
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$3.62
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
$4.15
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.95
$2.04
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$2.42
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.91
$1.1
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.33
$2.04
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.38
$13.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.55
$3.21
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.25
$11.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.89
$10.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.72
$4.45
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.3
$4.08
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.61
$2.98
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$59.4
$32.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.29
$10.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$36.7
$117
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.6
$18.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$46.4
$62.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$93.9
$90.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$83
$705
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3553
$7709

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi La Guaira
$860
12 km or 7.3 mi Maiquetia
$846
16 km or 9.7 mi Catia La Mar
$887
21 km or 13 mi Los Teques
$844
30 km or 18 mi Charallave
$814
37 km or 23 mi Cua
$814
40 km or 25 mi Santa Lucia
$806
43 km or 27 mi Santa Teresa del Tuy
$843
43 km or 27 mi Guatire
$817
43 km or 27 mi Guarenas
$824
46 km or 29 mi Ocumare del Tuy
$799
53 km or 33 mi La Victoria
$719
67 km or 41 mi Turmero
$717
67 km or 41 mi Cagua
$691
75 km or 47 mi Santa Rita
$637
78 km or 48 mi Maracay
$580
78 km or 49 mi Palo Negro
$645
80 km or 50 mi El Limon
$611
82 km or 51 mi San Juan de los Morros
$707
93 km or 58 mi Altagracia de Orituco
$763
108 km or 67 mi Guacara
$735
115 km or 71 mi Los Guayos
$708
119 km or 74 mi Puerto Cabello
$720
122 km or 76 mi Valencia
$794
135 km or 84 mi Tocuyito
$717
163 km or 101 mi Tinaquillo
$700
176 km or 109 mi Valle de la Pascua
$749
184 km or 114 mi Calabozo
$716
199 km or 124 mi San Felipe
$703
204 km or 127 mi San Carlos
$689
219 km or 136 mi Zaraza
$704
235 km or 146 mi Kralendijk
$1786
245 km or 152 mi Yaritagua
$666
247 km or 154 mi Lecheria
$760
249 km or 155 mi Barcelona
$718
255 km or 159 mi Puerto la Cruz
$724
260 km or 162 mi Cabudare
$655
268 km or 167 mi Barquisimeto
$711
270 km or 167 mi Acarigua
$684
271 km or 168 mi Araure
$687

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Distance City Cost of living
3.6 km or 2.3 mi Saint-Lambert
$1881
4.3 km or 2.7 mi Westmount
$1824
4.4 km or 2.8 mi Longueuil
$1967
6.4 km or 4 mi Mount Royal
$1834
9.4 km or 5.9 mi Cote-Saint-Luc
$1849
9.9 km or 6.1 mi Brossard
$2125
11 km or 7 mi La Prairie
$1976
13 km or 8.3 mi Boucherville
$1901
14 km or 8.9 mi Candiac
$1938
16 km or 9.8 mi Saint-Constant
$1905
16 km or 10 mi Dorval
$1851
17 km or 10 mi Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville
$1945
17 km or 10 mi Laval
$1891
20 km or 12 mi Sainte-Julie
$1899
20 km or 12 mi Dollard-des-Ormeaux
$1859
20 km or 13 mi Chateauguay
$1867
21 km or 13 mi Pointe-Claire
$1866
22 km or 14 mi Varennes
$1848
22 km or 14 mi Terrebonne
$1834
23 km or 14 mi Chambly
$1931
24 km or 15 mi Boisbriand
$1832
25 km or 15 mi Kirkland
$1870
26 km or 16 mi Repentigny
$1817
26 km or 16 mi Sainte-Therese
$1830
27 km or 17 mi Mascouche
$1800
27 km or 17 mi Saint-Eustache
$1842
29 km or 18 mi Beloeil
$1839
31 km or 19 mi Blainville
$1822
31 km or 20 mi Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
$1858
38 km or 23 mi L'Assomption
$1683
39 km or 24 mi Vaudreuil-Dorion
$1920
41 km or 26 mi Saint-Lin-Laurentides
$1723
44 km or 27 mi Mirabel
$1824
46 km or 28 mi Saint-Jerome
$1773
49 km or 31 mi Saint-Hyacinthe
$1641
53 km or 33 mi Salaberry-de-Valleyfield
$2026
57 km or 35 mi Joliette
$1407
66 km or 41 mi Granby
$1180
68 km or 42 mi Sorel-Tracy
$1576
91 km or 56 mi Plattsburgh
$1575