Colorado Springs vs Tijuana - Cost of Living Comparison

Colorado Springs Tijuana
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2033
$913
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4380
$2398
🏠 One person rent
$1261
$410
🏘️ Family rent
$1863
$940
🍽️ Food expenses
$527
$278
🚐 Transport expenses
$110
$149
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5245
$770
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
64
28
😀 Quality of life
85
61
🏙️ Population
479K
1.96M

The cost of living in Colorado Springs is 123% more expensive than in Tijuana. Cities ranked 472nd and 5672nd ($2033 vs $913) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 372nd and 4th in the United States and Mexico, respectively. Check the United States vs Mexico comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.6 months in Colorado Springs compared to 0.8 months in Tijuana. Colorado Springs ranked 57th best city to live in the United States vs Tijuana ranked 3rd in Mexico, while ranked 207th and 5035th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Colorado Springs vs Tijuana

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Colorado Springs Tijuana
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.8
$9.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$53.3
$37
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.29
$5.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.48
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$5.02
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.38
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1262
$547
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1057
$278
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1960
$1147
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1567
$753
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$100
$54.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$155
$84.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$62.4
$23.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.29%
12.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3550
$1553
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2260
$899
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.62
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$53.9
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.8
$17.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.06
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.86
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.17
$1.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.5
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.36
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.4
$5.08
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.54
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.8
$9.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.6
$1.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.54
$1.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.31
$1.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.87
$0.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.5
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.96
$1.48
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.9
$9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.43
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.98
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.85
$5.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.64
$2.88
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.78
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.37
$1.35
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.1
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$3.65
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$101
$44.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.1
$6.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$43.4
$44.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$86.9
$66.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1248
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10576
$3578

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Distance City Cost of living
14 km or 9 mi Security-Widefield
$1947
21 km or 13 mi Fountain
$1939
57 km or 35 mi Castle Rock
$1941
68 km or 42 mi Pueblo
$1802
73 km or 45 mi Parker
$1947
77 km or 48 mi Highlands Ranch
$2455
82 km or 51 mi Centennial
$1941
86 km or 53 mi Littleton
$1551
89 km or 55 mi Englewood
$1940
94 km or 59 mi Aurora
$1986
97 km or 61 mi Lakewood
$1965
99 km or 61 mi Denver
$2384
104 km or 65 mi Wheat Ridge
$1946
108 km or 67 mi Arvada
$1951
109 km or 68 mi Commerce
$1686
110 km or 68 mi Westminster
$1953
116 km or 72 mi Northglenn
$1937
116 km or 72 mi Thornton
$2299
121 km or 75 mi Broomfield
$2219
124 km or 77 mi Brighton
$1949
129 km or 80 mi Lafayette
$2361
136 km or 84 mi Boulder
$2346
148 km or 92 mi Longmont
$2608
173 km or 107 mi Greeley
$1652
173 km or 108 mi Loveland
$2090
191 km or 119 mi Fort Collins
$2027
254 km or 158 mi Cheyenne
$1582
281 km or 174 mi Laramie
$1354
283 km or 176 mi Taos
$2124
327 km or 203 mi Grand Junction
$1690
337 km or 210 mi Espanola
$1933
347 km or 216 mi Scottsbluff
$1946
356 km or 221 mi Garden
$1945
370 km or 230 mi Santa Fe
$1968
380 km or 236 mi Farmington
$1803
395 km or 245 mi Liberal
$1935
426 km or 264 mi North Platte
$1941
434 km or 270 mi Dodge
$1401
436 km or 271 mi Rio Rancho
$1765
447 km or 278 mi Albuquerque
$1617

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.5 mi Imperial Beach
$1939
11 km or 6.9 mi Chula Vista
$2696
15 km or 9.5 mi Las Delicias
$627
18 km or 11 mi National
$1939
21 km or 13 mi Rosarito Beach
$629
22 km or 14 mi Coronado
$1938
23 km or 15 mi Lemon Grove
$1945
24 km or 15 mi San Diego
$2797
27 km or 17 mi La Mesa
$2115
30 km or 19 mi El Cajon
$2038
38 km or 24 mi Santee
$1938
42 km or 26 mi La Jolla
$1946
48 km or 30 mi Poway
$1943
62 km or 38 mi Encinitas
$3096
66 km or 41 mi Escondido
$2829
69 km or 43 mi San Marcos
$1949
76 km or 47 mi Carlsbad
$2836
77 km or 48 mi Vista
$2327
81 km or 50 mi Oceanside
$2661
84 km or 52 mi Ensenada
$632
96 km or 59 mi Fallbrook
$1973
109 km or 67 mi Temecula
$2943
115 km or 72 mi San Clemente
$2454
117 km or 73 mi Murrieta
$2469
119 km or 74 mi French Valley
$1947
121 km or 75 mi Wildomar
$1942
122 km or 76 mi Dana Point
$1950
123 km or 77 mi San Juan Capistrano
$1946
128 km or 80 mi Laguna Niguel
$2819
128 km or 80 mi Menifee
$2200
131 km or 82 mi Laguna Beach
$1934
131 km or 82 mi Lake Elsinore
$1916
134 km or 83 mi Mission Viejo
$2087
135 km or 84 mi Rancho Santa Margarita
$2491
135 km or 84 mi Laguna Hills
$1934
135 km or 84 mi Hemet
$2225
138 km or 86 mi Aliso Viejo
$1980
138 km or 86 mi Lake Forest
$2334
139 km or 87 mi El Centro
$1725
140 km or 87 mi San Jacinto
$1952