Cost of Living in San Pedro de Macoris

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$610
$1467
🛋️ Without rent
$361
$1079
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$249
$388
🍽️ Food
$250
$681
🚐 Transport
$63.9
$180
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$177
😀 Quality of life
30
🏙️ Population
217K

The average cost of living in San Pedro de Macoris is $610, which is in the top 23% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7185th out of 9294 in our global list and 21st out of 25 in the Dominican Republic.

The median after-tax salary is $177, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.3 months. Ranked 8127th (TOP 87%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 5th best city to live in the Dominican Republic. With an estimated population of 217K, San Pedro de Macoris is the 5th largest city in the Dominican Republic.

Why living in San Pedro de Macoris costs 3.5 times more than the average salary? Because we have a developed country lifestyle as a reference and in some least developed countries maintaining such a standard of living is hard and expensive. Thus, living costs in San Pedro de Macoris for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport38 kmLas Americas International Airport
😷 Air qualityExcellent5.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank8553Central University of the East
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Prices in San Pedro de Macoris

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$1.95
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$45.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.16
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
 Cappuccino
$1.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.71
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$175
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$157
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$370
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$267
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$23.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$65.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.29%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$849
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$228
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$30.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$21.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.91
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.11
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.51
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.87
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.15
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.21
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.18
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.9
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.38
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.75
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.52
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.67
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.36
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.26
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.15
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.39
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$20.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.12
👖 Brand Jeans
$13.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$35.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$44.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6114

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