Cost of Living in Montanita

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$640
$1581
🛋️ Without rent
$366
$1130
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$274
$450
🍽️ Food
$252
$674
🚐 Transport
$30.6
$85.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$449
😀 Quality of life
26
🏙️ Population
1K

The average cost of living in Montanita is $640, which is in the top 25% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6964th out of 9294 in our global list and 10th out of 19 in Ecuador.

The median after-tax salary is $449, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months. Ranked 8475th (TOP 91%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 19th best city to live in Ecuador. With an estimated population of 1K, Montanita is the 19th largest city in Ecuador.

✈️ Closest airport49 kmGeneral Ulpiano Paez Airport
😷 Air qualityGood10.3 µg/m³
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Prices in Montanita

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.81
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$21.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.78
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.73
 Cappuccino
$2.29
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.7
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$285
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$494
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$342
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$29.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.9%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1073
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$729
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.35
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$21.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$12.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.66
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.05
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.34
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.18
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.87
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.78
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.31
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.01
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.89
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.99
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.1
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.62
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.9
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.99
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.46
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.84
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.9
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.16
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.89
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$36.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$28.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$6.39
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$96.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$206
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5369

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