Fresno vs Tijuana - Cost of Living Comparison

Fresno Tijuana
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2040
$913
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$5443
$2398
🏠 One person rent
$1284
$410
🏘️ Family rent
$2879
$940
🍽️ Food expenses
$527
$278
🚐 Transport expenses
$89.8
$149
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3840
$770
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
7 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
41
28
😀 Quality of life
78
61
🏙️ Population
542K
1.96M

The cost of living in Fresno is 123% more expensive than in Tijuana. Cities ranked 457th and 5672nd ($2040 vs $913) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 359th and 4th in the United States and Mexico, respectively. Check the United States vs Mexico comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months in Fresno compared to 0.8 months in Tijuana. Fresno ranked 94th best city to live in the United States vs Tijuana ranked 3rd in Mexico, while ranked 458th and 5035th among best cities to live in the world.

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Fresno Tijuana
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.1
$9.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$64.6
$37
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.93
$5.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$5.28
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.52
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1245
$547
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1013
$278
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2808
$1147
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2509
$753
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$158
$54.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$243
$84.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66.7
$23.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.19%
12.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3385
$1553
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1402
$899
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.51
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$29.8
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16
$17.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.62
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.98
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.1
$1.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.75
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.03
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.9
$5.08
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.5
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.9
$9.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.15
$1.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.12
$1.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.44
$1.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.75
$0.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.34
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.3
$1.48
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.42
$9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.85
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$9.06
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.2
$5.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.31
$2.88
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.39
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.72
$1.35
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.5
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.6
$3.65
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$120
$44.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.1
$6.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$41.7
$44.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$62.5
$66.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1411
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$11998
$3578

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9.3 km or 5.8 mi Clovis
$1953
23 km or 14 mi Sanger
$1944
28 km or 18 mi Selma
$1937
31 km or 19 mi Madera
$1989
37 km or 23 mi Reedley
$1942
44 km or 28 mi Dinuba
$1944
52 km or 32 mi Hanford
$1941
53 km or 33 mi Lemoore
$1936
66 km or 41 mi Visalia
$1713
76 km or 47 mi Tulare
$1947
79 km or 49 mi Corcoran
$2011
84 km or 52 mi Merced
$1722
96 km or 60 mi Atwater
$1936
99 km or 61 mi Los Banos
$1940
105 km or 65 mi Porterville
$1944
123 km or 76 mi Delano
$1948
124 km or 77 mi Turlock
$2014
138 km or 86 mi Ceres
$1942
138 km or 86 mi Wasco
$1941
142 km or 88 mi Patterson
$1941
143 km or 89 mi Soledad
$1947
143 km or 89 mi Hollister
$1947
144 km or 89 mi Sonora
$1941
145 km or 90 mi Modesto
$2034
145 km or 90 mi Oakdale
$1948
147 km or 91 mi Riverbank
$1940
150 km or 93 mi Paso Robles
$2039
161 km or 100 mi Gilroy
$2242
165 km or 102 mi Atascadero
$2101
166 km or 103 mi Salinas
$2196
168 km or 104 mi Bakersfield
$2110
170 km or 106 mi Manteca
$1952
170 km or 106 mi Morgan Hill
$1941
175 km or 109 mi Lathrop
$1944
176 km or 109 mi Watsonville
$3036
179 km or 112 mi Marina
$2653
180 km or 112 mi Tracy
$2277
184 km or 114 mi Seaside
$1800
185 km or 115 mi San Luis Obispo
$2579
188 km or 117 mi Stockton
$2018

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.5 mi Imperial Beach
$1939
11 km or 6.9 mi Chula Vista
$2696
15 km or 9.5 mi Las Delicias
$627
18 km or 11 mi National
$1939
21 km or 13 mi Rosarito Beach
$629
22 km or 14 mi Coronado
$1938
23 km or 15 mi Lemon Grove
$1945
24 km or 15 mi San Diego
$2797
27 km or 17 mi La Mesa
$2115
30 km or 19 mi El Cajon
$2038
38 km or 24 mi Santee
$1938
42 km or 26 mi La Jolla
$1946
48 km or 30 mi Poway
$1943
62 km or 38 mi Encinitas
$3096
66 km or 41 mi Escondido
$2829
69 km or 43 mi San Marcos
$1949
76 km or 47 mi Carlsbad
$2836
77 km or 48 mi Vista
$2327
81 km or 50 mi Oceanside
$2661
84 km or 52 mi Ensenada
$632
96 km or 59 mi Fallbrook
$1973
109 km or 67 mi Temecula
$2943
115 km or 72 mi San Clemente
$2454
117 km or 73 mi Murrieta
$2469
119 km or 74 mi French Valley
$1947
121 km or 75 mi Wildomar
$1942
122 km or 76 mi Dana Point
$1950
123 km or 77 mi San Juan Capistrano
$1946
128 km or 80 mi Laguna Niguel
$2819
128 km or 80 mi Menifee
$2200
131 km or 82 mi Laguna Beach
$1934
131 km or 82 mi Lake Elsinore
$1916
134 km or 83 mi Mission Viejo
$2087
135 km or 84 mi Rancho Santa Margarita
$2491
135 km or 84 mi Laguna Hills
$1934
135 km or 84 mi Hemet
$2225
138 km or 86 mi Aliso Viejo
$1980
138 km or 86 mi Lake Forest
$2334
139 km or 87 mi El Centro
$1725
140 km or 87 mi San Jacinto
$1952