Cost of Living in Roseau

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$849
$2274
🛋️ Without rent
$532
$1536
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$317
$738
🍽️ Food
$373
$978
🚐 Transport
$52.7
$153
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$536
🏙️ Population
16.6K

The average cost of living in Roseau is $849, which is in the top 36% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 5901st out of 9294 in our global list and 2nd out of 2 in Dominica.

The median after-tax salary is $536, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 7968th (TOP 86%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1st best city to live in Dominica. With an estimated population of 16.6K, Roseau is the 1st largest city in Dominica.

✈️ Closest airport4 kmCanefield Airport
😷 Air qualityExcellent9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank5451Ross University School of Medicine
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Prices in Roseau

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.63
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$25.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.39
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.87
☕ Cappuccino
$2.64
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.52

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$302
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$196
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$775
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$571
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$73.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$52.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
25.08%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1246
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$848

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.11
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$25.7
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$3.42
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.48
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.39
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.61
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.08
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.52
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.93
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.8
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.97
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.29
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$5.19
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.27
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.04
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.8
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.61
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.73
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.66

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.32
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.95
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$113
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$142
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2528

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