Caracas vs Valencia, Venezuela - Cost of Living Comparison

Caracas Valencia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$916
$869
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2170
$2220
🏠 One person rent
$358
$308
🏘️ Family rent
$557
$594
🍽️ Food expenses
$340
$306
🚐 Transport expenses
$130
$166
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$215
$150
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
55
29
😀 Quality of life
42
18
🏙️ Population
1.94M
1.48M

The cost of living in Caracas is 5% more expensive than in Valencia, Venezuela. Cities ranked 5665th and 5830th ($916 vs $869) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 4th in Venezuela.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Caracas compared to 0.2 months in Valencia, Venezuela. Ranked 1st vs 19th best cities to live in Venezuela, and 6863rd vs 9020th among the best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Caracas vs Valencia, Venezuela

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Caracas Valencia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.9
$9.46
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$37
$33.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.1
$8.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.28
$1.16
 Cappuccino
$2.59
$2.88
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08
$1.09
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$327
$258
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$290
$225
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$667
$669
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$443
$454
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$16.3
$37.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.1
$58
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$44.3
$38.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
21.92%
21.94%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$865
$715
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$987
$256
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.38
$1
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.6
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.1
$26.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.5
$0.5
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2
$1.81
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.83
$1.58
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.17
$0.91
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.41
$2.07
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.34
$3.96
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.5
$4.42
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.7
$5.47
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.59
$4.6
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
$1.01
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$1.31
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$1.19
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$1.27
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
$1.51
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.81
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.26
$2.03
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.71
$8.21
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.36
$0.99
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.47
$2.81
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.68
$4.88
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.22
$4.08
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.79
$1.93
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.23
$1.65
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41
$79
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.21
$5.02
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.2
$47.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.1
$6.44
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.8
$44.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$65.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$63.3
$62.1
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6329
$6413

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Cities near Caracas

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

Cities near Valencia, Venezuela

Distance City Cost of living
7.5 km or 4.7 mi Los Guayos
$680
13 km or 8.3 mi Tocuyito
$698
15 km or 9.2 mi Guacara
$672
33 km or 21 mi Puerto Cabello
$670
43 km or 27 mi El Limon
$681
43 km or 27 mi Tinaquillo
$680
45 km or 28 mi Maracay
$557
48 km or 30 mi Palo Negro
$636
49 km or 31 mi Santa Rita
$690
58 km or 36 mi Turmero
$614
60 km or 37 mi Cagua
$682
73 km or 46 mi La Victoria
$702
78 km or 49 mi San Juan de los Morros
$680
84 km or 52 mi San Felipe
$704
86 km or 53 mi San Carlos
$679
107 km or 66 mi Los Teques
$771
116 km or 72 mi Catia La Mar
$774
122 km or 76 mi Maiquetia
$678
122 km or 76 mi Cua
$702
122 km or 76 mi Caracas
$916
124 km or 77 mi Yaritagua
$685
125 km or 78 mi Charallave
$681
126 km or 78 mi La Guaira
$700
134 km or 83 mi Ocumare del Tuy
$751
139 km or 86 mi Cabudare
$628
147 km or 91 mi Santa Lucia
$679
148 km or 92 mi Barquisimeto
$798
148 km or 92 mi Santa Teresa del Tuy
$756
148 km or 92 mi Acarigua
$703
149 km or 93 mi Araure
$696
152 km or 94 mi Calabozo
$697
163 km or 101 mi Guatire
$760
164 km or 102 mi Guarenas
$762
175 km or 109 mi Quibor
$682
180 km or 112 mi Altagracia de Orituco
$708
201 km or 125 mi El Tocuyo
$677
223 km or 138 mi Kralendijk
$1524
227 km or 141 mi Carora
$680
229 km or 142 mi Guanare
$705
229 km or 142 mi Coro
$699