Cost of Living in Iquique | Chile

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$845
$1986
🛋️ Without rent
$380
$1173
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$465
$813
🍽️ Food
$254
$675
🚐 Transport
$36.6
$94.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$615
🏙️ Population
188k

The average cost of living in Iquique is $845, which is in the top 37% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 5797th out of 9294 in our global list and 5th out of 46 in Chile.

The median after-tax salary is $615, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months. Ranked 6001st (TOP 65%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 14th best city to live in Chile. With an estimated population of 188k, Iquique is the 15th largest city in Chile.

✈️ Closest airport36 kmDiego Aracena Airport
😷 Air qualityGood11.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank3586Arturo Prat University
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Prices in Iquique

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.85
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.66
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.48
☕ Cappuccino
$3.35
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$425
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$337
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$683
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$663
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$66.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$102
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$44.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.88%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2449
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2407

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$1
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$41.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.05
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.18

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.94
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.47
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.82
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.78
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.27
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.71
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.13
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.39
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.93
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.82
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.69
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.63
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.43
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.36
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.67
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.39
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.87
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.8

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$56.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.06
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$34
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.14
👖 Brand Jeans
$55.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$310
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4757