Caracas vs Paris - Cost of Living Comparison

Caracas Paris
🚶 Cost of living one person
$916
$2095
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2170
$4941
🏠 One person rent
$358
$1244
🏘️ Family rent
$557
$2330
🍽️ Food expenses
$340
$510
🚐 Transport expenses
$130
$218
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$215
$2701
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
55
99
😀 Quality of life
42
92
🏙️ Population
1.94M
2.17M

The cost of living in Caracas is 56% less expensive than in Paris. Cities ranked 5665th and 404th ($916 vs $2095) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 2nd in Venezuela and France, respectively. Check Venezuela vs France comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Caracas compared to 1.3 months in Paris. Caracas ranked 1st best city to live in Venezuela vs Paris ranked 1st in France, while ranked 6863rd and 51st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Caracas vs Paris

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Caracas Paris
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.9
$14.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$37
$56
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.1
$10.6
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.28
$6.89
 Cappuccino
$2.59
$4.2
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08
$3.19
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$327
$1322
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$290
$1050
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$667
$2686
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$443
$1993
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$16.3
$112
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.1
$171
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$44.3
$27.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
21.92%
1.46%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$865
$12392
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$987
$9315
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.38
$1.94
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.6
$77.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.1
$19.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.5
$2.06
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2
$1.27
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.83
$1.71
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.17
$1.71
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.41
$4.29
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.34
$16.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.5
$13.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.7
$21.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.59
$3.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
$1.97
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$2.74
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$3.25
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$2.25
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
$2.09
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.58
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.26
$2.1
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.71
$9.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.36
$2.31
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.47
$10.3
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.68
$5.45
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.22
$4.11
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.79
$2.67
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.23
$2.05
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41
$38
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.21
$12.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.2
$26.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.1
$19.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.8
$97.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$98.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$63.3
$819
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6329
$13052

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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
5.5 km or 3.4 mi Ivry-sur-Seine
$1172
6.4 km or 4 mi Aubervilliers
$1245
6.7 km or 4.2 mi Montreuil
$1114
7 km or 4.3 mi Neuilly-sur-Seine
$2146
7.7 km or 4.8 mi Asnieres-sur-Seine
$1252
8.3 km or 5.2 mi Vitry-sur-Seine
$1250
8.4 km or 5.2 mi Boulogne-Billancourt
$1308
8.5 km or 5.3 mi Courbevoie
$1250
8.7 km or 5.4 mi Bobigny
$1142
8.7 km or 5.4 mi Saint-Denis
$1253
9.5 km or 5.9 mi La Garenne-Colombes
$1339
11 km or 7.1 mi Nanterre
$1250
12 km or 7.2 mi Creteil
$1250
12 km or 7.5 mi Rueil-Malmaison
$1340
13 km or 7.9 mi Argenteuil
$1249
13 km or 8 mi Champigny-sur-Marne
$1245
13 km or 8.1 mi Chaville
$1247
14 km or 8.5 mi Aulnay-sous-Bois
$1250
15 km or 9.4 mi Massy
$1237
17 km or 11 mi Versailles
$1406
23 km or 14 mi Guyancourt
$1233
24 km or 15 mi Acheres
$1274
32 km or 20 mi Cergy
$1217
34 km or 21 mi Savigny-le-Temple
$1305
42 km or 26 mi Melun
$1225
45 km or 28 mi Rambouillet
$1209
67 km or 42 mi Beauvais
$1205
71 km or 44 mi Compiegne
$1314
73 km or 46 mi Dreux
$1230
78 km or 49 mi Chartres
$1041
111 km or 69 mi Orleans
$941
112 km or 69 mi Rouen
$1153
115 km or 72 mi Amiens
$1150
130 km or 81 mi Reims
$1326
141 km or 88 mi Troyes
$1332
148 km or 92 mi Chalons-en-Champagne
$1212
148 km or 92 mi Auxerre
$1246
150 km or 93 mi Dieppe
$1246
158 km or 98 mi Lisieux
$1431
162 km or 101 mi Arras
$1241