Denver vs Tijuana - Cost of Living Comparison

Denver Tijuana
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2384
$913
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$5427
$2398
🏠 One person rent
$1488
$410
🏘️ Family rent
$2475
$940
🍽️ Food expenses
$584
$278
🚐 Transport expenses
$152
$149
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5774
$770
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
20 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
92
28
😀 Quality of life
90
61
🏙️ Population
716K
1.96M

The cost of living in Denver is 161% more expensive than in Tijuana. Cities ranked 202nd and 5672nd ($2384 vs $913) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 155th 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 2.4 months in Denver compared to 0.8 months in Tijuana. Denver ranked 20th best city to live in the United States vs Tijuana ranked 3rd in Mexico, while ranked 109th and 5035th among best cities to live in the world.

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Denver Tijuana
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.2
$9.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$61
$37
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.3
$5.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.91
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$5.12
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.7
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1601
$547
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1263
$278
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2785
$1147
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2138
$753
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$95.3
$54.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$147
$84.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$61.7
$23.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.08%
12.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5413
$1553
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3249
$899
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.03
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$101
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$14.8
$17.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.16
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.11
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$3.52
$1.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.1
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.11
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
$5.08
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.6
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.6
$9.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.67
$1.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.19
$1.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.87
$1.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.1
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.56
$0.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.36
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.87
$1.48
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.9
$9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.61
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.75
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.17
$5.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.43
$2.88
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.96
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.38
$1.35
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$54.2
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$13.9
$3.65
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$114
$44.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$20.1
$6.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$60.1
$44.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$87.4
$66.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1475
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$16348
$3578

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Distance City Cost of living
10 km or 6.3 mi Wheat Ridge
$1946
10 km or 6.4 mi Englewood
$1940
11 km or 6.7 mi Lakewood
$1965
11 km or 7 mi Arvada
$1951
12 km or 7.3 mi Westminster
$1953
13 km or 8.3 mi Commerce
$1686
14 km or 8.9 mi Littleton
$1551
15 km or 9.4 mi Aurora
$1986
18 km or 11 mi Northglenn
$1937
18 km or 11 mi Thornton
$2299
20 km or 12 mi Centennial
$1941
22 km or 13 mi Highlands Ranch
$2455
22 km or 14 mi Broomfield
$2219
30 km or 19 mi Brighton
$1949
30 km or 19 mi Lafayette
$2361
31 km or 19 mi Parker
$1947
41 km or 25 mi Boulder
$2346
42 km or 26 mi Castle Rock
$1941
49 km or 31 mi Longmont
$2608
75 km or 46 mi Loveland
$2090
79 km or 49 mi Greeley
$1652
92 km or 57 mi Fort Collins
$2027
99 km or 61 mi Colorado Springs
$2033
113 km or 70 mi Security-Widefield
$1947
119 km or 74 mi Fountain
$1939
157 km or 98 mi Cheyenne
$1582
167 km or 104 mi Pueblo
$1802
182 km or 113 mi Laramie
$1354
262 km or 163 mi Scottsbluff
$1946
317 km or 197 mi Grand Junction
$1690
362 km or 225 mi Casper
$1576
376 km or 233 mi Taos
$2124
389 km or 242 mi North Platte
$1941
407 km or 253 mi Garden
$1945
412 km or 256 mi Rock Springs
$1932
426 km or 265 mi Espanola
$1933
434 km or 270 mi Farmington
$1803
461 km or 286 mi Santa Fe
$1968
463 km or 288 mi Liberal
$1935
484 km or 300 mi Dodge
$1401

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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