Castries vs Roseau - Cost of Living Comparison

Castries Roseau
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1031
$943
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2620
$2710
🏠 One person rent
$388
$340
🏘️ Family rent
$786
$974
🍽️ Food expenses
$456
$438
🚐 Transport expenses
$81.8
$52.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$985
$485
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
1 km
4 km
🎓 Higher education
3
13
😀 Quality of life
41
35
🏙️ Population
70K
14.7K

The cost of living in Castries is 9% more expensive than in Roseau. Cities ranked 4537th and 5549th ($1031 vs $943) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in Saint Lucia and Dominica, respectively. Check Saint Lucia vs Dominica comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months in Castries compared to 0.5 months in Roseau. Castries ranked 1st best city to live in Saint Lucia vs Roseau ranked 1st in Dominica, while ranked 6983rd and 7928th among best cities to live in the world.

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Castries Roseau
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.32
$5.52
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$63.3
$59.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.75
$5.58
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.02
$1.85
 Cappuccino
$2.49
$2.49
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08
$1.56
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$429
$391
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$243
$211
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$937
$1195
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$586
$784
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.6
$28
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$63.6
$43.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66.2
$64.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.29%
24.93%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1454
$1301
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1017
$888
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.93
$1.29
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$36.3
$14.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$39.3
$25.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.65
$1.15
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$3.09
$5.01
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.05
$2.11
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
$1.35
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.43
$4.45
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.56
$11.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
$4.59
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14
$8.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.68
$8.26
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
$2.96
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.46
$4.42
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.86
$6.59
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.56
$3.97
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
$2.2
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$1.27
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.2
$1.41
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.1
$8.47
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.42
$1.99
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.79
$7.34
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.14
$4.68
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.09
$3.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.15
$1.39
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$4.23
$1.34
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.2
$63.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$9.27
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45
$23.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$6.44
$5.07
👖 Brand Jeans
$69.8
$67.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$110
$149
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$170
$141
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1853
$4781

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Cities near Castries

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
32 km or 20 mi Portsmouth
$1233
84 km or 52 mi Fort-de-France
$1181
86 km or 53 mi Basse-Terre
$1203
102 km or 63 mi Petit-Bourg
$1207
103 km or 64 mi Sainte-Anne
$1210
109 km or 68 mi Les Abymes
$1210
110 km or 68 mi Baie-Mahault
$1211
115 km or 71 mi Le Moule
$1208
149 km or 93 mi Castries
$1031
181 km or 112 mi Vieux Fort
$1095
199 km or 124 mi All Saints
$1548
208 km or 129 mi St. John's
$1546
226 km or 140 mi Georgetown
$845
238 km or 148 mi Kingstown
$866
265 km or 165 mi Basseterre
$1177
270 km or 168 mi Cayon
$1221
301 km or 187 mi Holetown
$1268
310 km or 193 mi Bridgetown
$1262
351 km or 218 mi Philipsburg
$1845
355 km or 220 mi Grenville
$1000
364 km or 226 mi St. George's
$1018
449 km or 279 mi Saint Croix
$2457
463 km or 288 mi Scarborough
$1100
490 km or 304 mi Road Town
$2248
509 km or 316 mi Charlotte Amalie
$2366
515 km or 320 mi Port of Spain
$1002
517 km or 321 mi San Juan
$908
532 km or 331 mi Chaguanas
$973
546 km or 339 mi La Asuncion
$682
552 km or 343 mi Porlamar
$589
552 km or 343 mi Carupano
$691
558 km or 347 mi San Fernando
$928
565 km or 351 mi Fajardo
$1922
566 km or 352 mi Naguabo
$1853
568 km or 353 mi Yabucoa
$1823
569 km or 354 mi Humacao
$1445
575 km or 357 mi Las Piedras
$1445
584 km or 363 mi Rio Grande
$1940
588 km or 365 mi Guayama
$1370
589 km or 366 mi Gurabo
$1139