Cost of Living in San Miguel

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$656
$1589
🛋️ Without rent
$411
$1204
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$246
$385
🍽️ Food
$288
$781
🚐 Transport
$54.6
$153
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$392
😀 Quality of life
18
🏙️ Population
218K

The average cost of living in San Miguel is $656, which is in the top 27% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6781st out of 9294 in our global list and 10th out of 10 in El Salvador.

The median after-tax salary is $392, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 8941st (TOP 96%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 10th best city to live in El Salvador. With an estimated population of 218K, San Miguel is the 5th largest city in El Salvador.

✈️ Closest airport94 kmMonsenor Oscar Arnulfo Romero International Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate18.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank9258University of the East, El Salvador
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Prices in San Miguel

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.91
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$40.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.93
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
 Cappuccino
$2.74
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.6
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$134
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$180
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$252
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$302
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$33
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$51.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$42.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.43%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1051
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$980
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.92
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.5
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.94
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.43
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.99
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.74
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.55
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.78
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.77
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.18
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.19
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.5
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.65
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.99
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.94
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.05
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.56
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.01
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.86
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$21.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$5.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$69.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$40.1
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3807

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