Cost of Living in San Cristobal, Dominican Republic

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$685
$1649
🛋️ Without rent
$396
$1212
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$289
$437
🍽️ Food
$259
$697
🚐 Transport
$73.4
$207
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$300
😀 Quality of life
32
🏙️ Population
275K

The average cost of living in San Cristobal is $685, which is in the top 30% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6535th out of 9294 in our global list and 11th out of 25 in the Dominican Republic.

The median after-tax salary is $300, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months. Ranked 7841st (TOP 84%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 3rd best city to live in the Dominican Republic. With an estimated population of 275K, San Cristobal is the 4th largest city in the Dominican Republic.

✈️ Closest airport23 kmLa Isabela International Airport
😷 Air qualityExcellent5.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank4703Autonomous University of Santo Domingo
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Prices in San Cristobal

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.63
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$35.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.27
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.1
 Cappuccino
$1.86
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.53
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$294
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$180
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$420
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$306
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$39.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$61.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$47
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.01%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$858
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$478
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.61
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$30.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$21.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.16
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.36
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.06
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.69
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.83
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.83
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.45
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.23
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.16
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.89
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.58
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.39
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.88
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.07
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.8
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.62
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.34
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.28
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.17
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.46
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$20.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$37
👟 Brand Sneakers
$68.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$181
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6162

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