Cost of Living in Punta Arenas

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Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1006
$2308
🛋️ Without rent
$510
$1537
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$496
$770
🍽️ Food
$372
$983
🚐 Transport
$42.1
$115
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$711
😀 Quality of life
48
🏙️ Population
123K

The average cost of living in Punta Arenas is $1006, which is close to the world's average cost of living, ranked 5333rd out of 9294 in our global list and 4th out of 46 in Chile.

The median after-tax salary is $711, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months. Ranked 6365th (TOP 68%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 25th best city to live in Chile. With an estimated population of 123K, Punta Arenas is the 26th largest city in Chile.

✈️ Closest airport 18 km President Carlos Ibanez del Campo International Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 3849 University of Magallanes
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Prices in Punta Arenas

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$38.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.94
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.26
 Cappuccino
$3.67
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.16
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$473
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$359
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$820
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$558
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$86.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$133
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$27.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.38%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$400
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1611
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.63
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$36.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$14
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.41
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.32
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.4
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.62
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.88
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.08
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.29
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.4
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.47
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.01
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.97
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.17
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.2
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.15
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.8
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$52.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.75
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$43.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$288
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6254

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