Cost of Living in Pointe-Noire

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$550
$1343
🛋️ Without rent
$310
$913
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$240
$429
🍽️ Food
$202
$529
🚐 Transport
$51.1
$140
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$327
😀 Quality of life
16
🏙️ Population
829K

The average cost of living in Pointe-Noire is $550, which is in the top 18% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7648th out of 9294 in our global list and 2nd out of 6 in the Congo.

The median after-tax salary is $327, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 8992nd (TOP 97%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 2nd best city to live in the Congo. With an estimated population of 829K, Pointe-Noire is the 2nd largest city in the Congo.

✈️ Closest airport4 kmAntonio Agostinho-Neto International Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate16.5 µg/m³
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Prices in Pointe-Noire

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.41
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.75
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.79
 Cappuccino
$1.7
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.64
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$239
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$147
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$463
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$301
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$62
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.47%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1162
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$775
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.4
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$19
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.81
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.9
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.08
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.72
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.53
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.48
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.17
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.89
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.26
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.55
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.36
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.62
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.68
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.14
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.29
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$23.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.29
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$18.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.93
👖 Brand Jeans
$34.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$65
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$110
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3622

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