Castries vs Montreal - Cost of Living Comparison

Castries Montreal
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1031
$1727
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2620
$4231
🏠 One person rent
$388
$839
🏘️ Family rent
$786
$1500
🍽️ Food expenses
$456
$529
🚐 Transport expenses
$81.8
$178
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$985
$2869
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
1 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
3
99
😀 Quality of life
41
94
🏙️ Population
70K
1.76M

The cost of living in Castries is 40% less expensive than in Montreal. Cities ranked 4537th and 2131st ($1031 vs $1727) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 52nd in Saint Lucia and Canada, respectively. Check Saint Lucia vs Canada comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months in Castries compared to 1.7 months in Montreal. Castries ranked 1st best city to live in Saint Lucia vs Montreal ranked 2nd in Canada, while ranked 6983rd and 30th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Castries vs Montreal

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Castries Montreal
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.32
$13.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$63.3
$65.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.75
$10.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.02
$5.58
 Cappuccino
$2.49
$3.74
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08
$1.83
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$429
$914
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$243
$665
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$937
$1770
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$586
$1226
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.6
$75
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$63.6
$117
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66.2
$48.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.29%
5.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1454
$6683
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1017
$3661
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.93
$2.76
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$36.3
$71.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$39.3
$15.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.65
$1.57
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$3.09
$2.45
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.05
$2.93
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
$2.96
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.43
$3.43
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.56
$13.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
$11.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14
$13.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.68
$3.41
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
$1.47
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.46
$3.31
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.86
$3.69
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.56
$2.13
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
$2.02
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$1.15
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.2
$2.01
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.1
$11.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.42
$2.72
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.79
$11.3
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.14
$6.73
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.09
$4.94
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.15
$2.79
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$4.23
$2.96
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.2
$33.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$11.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45
$166
💇 Haircut, simple
$6.44
$20
👖 Brand Jeans
$69.8
$66.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$110
$93.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$170
$704
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1853
$8651

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Distance City Cost of living
32 km or 20 mi Vieux Fort
$1095
66 km or 41 mi Fort-de-France
$1181
83 km or 51 mi Georgetown
$845
98 km or 61 mi Kingstown
$866
149 km or 93 mi Roseau
$943
172 km or 107 mi Holetown
$1268
180 km or 112 mi Bridgetown
$1262
181 km or 112 mi Portsmouth
$1233
222 km or 138 mi Grenville
$1000
234 km or 146 mi St. George's
$1018
234 km or 146 mi Basse-Terre
$1203
249 km or 155 mi Sainte-Anne
$1210
250 km or 156 mi Petit-Bourg
$1207
257 km or 160 mi Les Abymes
$1210
259 km or 161 mi Baie-Mahault
$1211
260 km or 162 mi Le Moule
$1208
316 km or 196 mi Scarborough
$1100
348 km or 216 mi All Saints
$1548
357 km or 222 mi St. John's
$1546
377 km or 234 mi Port of Spain
$1002
378 km or 235 mi San Juan
$908
392 km or 244 mi Chaguanas
$973
410 km or 255 mi Basseterre
$1177
415 km or 258 mi Cayon
$1221
418 km or 260 mi San Fernando
$928
445 km or 277 mi Carupano
$691
456 km or 283 mi La Asuncion
$682
461 km or 286 mi Porlamar
$589
497 km or 309 mi Philipsburg
$1845
526 km or 327 mi Cumana
$707
532 km or 330 mi Maturin
$980
563 km or 350 mi Tucupita
$679
577 km or 358 mi Saint Croix
$2457
578 km or 359 mi Puerto la Cruz
$749
586 km or 364 mi Lecheria
$688
590 km or 367 mi Barcelona
$701
626 km or 389 mi Road Town
$2248
635 km or 395 mi Anaco
$697
640 km or 398 mi Cantaura
$681
641 km or 399 mi Charlotte Amalie
$2366

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Distance City Cost of living
3.6 km or 2.3 mi Saint-Lambert
$1700
4.3 km or 2.7 mi Westmount
$1699
4.4 km or 2.8 mi Longueuil
$1411
6.4 km or 4 mi Mount Royal
$1704
9.4 km or 5.9 mi Cote-Saint-Luc
$1701
9.9 km or 6.1 mi Brossard
$1559
11 km or 7 mi La Prairie
$1707
13 km or 8.3 mi Boucherville
$1708
14 km or 8.9 mi Candiac
$1705
16 km or 9.8 mi Saint-Constant
$1706
16 km or 10 mi Dorval
$1698
17 km or 10 mi Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville
$1696
17 km or 10 mi Laval
$1389
20 km or 12 mi Sainte-Julie
$1707
20 km or 12 mi Dollard-des-Ormeaux
$1710
20 km or 13 mi Chateauguay
$1753
21 km or 13 mi Pointe-Claire
$1694
22 km or 14 mi Varennes
$1701
22 km or 14 mi Terrebonne
$1714
23 km or 14 mi Chambly
$1708
24 km or 15 mi Boisbriand
$1663
25 km or 15 mi Kirkland
$1706
26 km or 16 mi Repentigny
$1704
26 km or 16 mi Sainte-Therese
$1698
27 km or 17 mi Mascouche
$1247
27 km or 17 mi Saint-Eustache
$1698
29 km or 18 mi Beloeil
$1705
31 km or 19 mi Blainville
$1711
31 km or 20 mi Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
$1701
38 km or 23 mi L'Assomption
$1708
39 km or 24 mi Vaudreuil-Dorion
$1703
41 km or 26 mi Saint-Lin-Laurentides
$1709
44 km or 27 mi Mirabel
$1704
46 km or 28 mi Saint-Jerome
$1712
49 km or 31 mi Saint-Hyacinthe
$1707
53 km or 33 mi Salaberry-de-Valleyfield
$1670
57 km or 35 mi Joliette
$1084
66 km or 41 mi Granby
$1085
68 km or 42 mi Sorel-Tracy
$1699
91 km or 56 mi Plattsburgh
$1849