Cost of Living in Djibouti City

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$554
$1353
🛋️ Without rent
$311
$928
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$243
$425
🍽️ Food
$207
$541
🚐 Transport
$45.7
$125
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$370
😀 Quality of life
17
🏙️ Population
562K

The average cost of living in Djibouti City is $554, which is in the top 18% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7625th out of 9294 in our global list and 1st out of 4 in Djibouti.

The median after-tax salary is $370, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months. Ranked 8953rd (TOP 96%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1st best city to live in Djibouti. With an estimated population of 562K, Djibouti City is the 1st largest city in Djibouti.

✈️ Closest airport5 kmDjibouti-Ambouli Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate23.4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank8876University of Djibouti
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Prices in Djibouti City

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.75
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.74
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
 Cappuccino
$1.77
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.68
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$241
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$153
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$456
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$299
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$63.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.92%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1189
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$797
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.44
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$19.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.02
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.89
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.77
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.53
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.75
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.21
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.85
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.92
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.89
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.88
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.4
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.28
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.69
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.33
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.66
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.01
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.12
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.46
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.3
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.28
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$37.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$67.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$131
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4091

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