Glasgow vs San Juan - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow San Juan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$2341
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$4626
🏠 One person rent
$841
$1634
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$2465
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$511
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$84.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$1904
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
3 km
🎓 Higher education
94
57
😀 Quality of life
96
80
🏙️ Population
626K
355K

The cost of living in Glasgow is 35% less expensive than in San Juan. Cities ranked 2601st and 228th ($1533 vs $2341) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 176th in the United Kingdom and the United States, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 0.8 months in San Juan. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs San Juan ranked 82nd in the United States, while ranked 11th and 326th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs San Juan

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Glasgow San Juan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$15
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$60
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$7.52
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$3.01
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$3.21
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$1.68
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$1890
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$1342
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$2675
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$2101
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$127
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$195
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$54.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
4.7%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$3000
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$1936
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$1.51
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$32.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$21.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$1.01
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$1.78
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$2.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.89
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$3.13
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$8.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$10.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$13
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$4.59
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$2.3
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$3.99
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$4.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$3.51
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$2.41
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.95
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$1.36
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$15.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$2.39
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$9.98
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$8.06
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$8
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$2.88
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$2.15
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$51.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$8.74
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$47.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$19.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$48.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$87
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$512
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$11027

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Cities near Glasgow

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi East Kilbride
$1500
11 km or 7.1 mi Paisley
$1498
16 km or 10 mi Hamilton
$1497
19 km or 12 mi Cumbernauld
$1505
32 km or 20 mi Kilmarnock
$1148
34 km or 21 mi Greenock
$1198
35 km or 21 mi Stirling
$1282
37 km or 23 mi Irvine
$1496
40 km or 25 mi Alloa
$1497
46 km or 29 mi Livingston
$1378
50 km or 31 mi Ayr
$955
54 km or 34 mi Dunfermline
$1384
66 km or 41 mi Edinburgh
$1695
73 km or 45 mi Kirkcaldy
$1285
78 km or 49 mi Perth
$1553
97 km or 60 mi Dumfries
$1200
104 km or 65 mi Dundee
$1157
136 km or 85 mi Carlisle
$1273
152 km or 94 mi Whitehaven
$1461
161 km or 100 mi Bangor
$1128
170 km or 106 mi Newtownabbey
$1498
176 km or 110 mi Belfast
$1545
181 km or 112 mi Inverness
$1406
187 km or 116 mi Lisburn
$1495
191 km or 119 mi Douglas
$1482
193 km or 120 mi Newcastle upon Tyne
$1340
195 km or 121 mi Aberdeen
$1302
196 km or 121 mi Gateshead
$1498
200 km or 124 mi Jarrow
$1496
201 km or 125 mi Tynemouth
$1496
202 km or 126 mi South Shields
$1502
203 km or 126 mi Washington
$1495
207 km or 128 mi Elgin
$1409
208 km or 129 mi Durham
$1372
210 km or 131 mi Sunderland
$1321
211 km or 131 mi Bishop Auckland
$1492
218 km or 135 mi Derry
$1261
219 km or 136 mi Morecambe
$1408
222 km or 138 mi Lancaster
$1424
227 km or 141 mi Darlington
$1211

Cities near San Juan

Distance City Cost of living
5.5 km or 3.4 mi Catano
$1810
9.9 km or 6.2 mi Guaynabo
$1724
11 km or 6.8 mi Trujillo Alto
$1841
11 km or 7.1 mi Bayamon
$1309
13 km or 7.8 mi Carolina
$1725
19 km or 12 mi Canovanas
$1869
20 km or 13 mi Toa Alta
$1910
21 km or 13 mi Dorado
$1421
24 km or 15 mi Gurabo
$1139
24 km or 15 mi Caguas
$1366
25 km or 16 mi Naranjito
$1250
26 km or 16 mi Rio Grande
$1940
28 km or 18 mi Vega Alta
$1316
29 km or 18 mi Corozal
$1873
32 km or 20 mi Cidra
$1202
34 km or 21 mi Vega Baja
$1004
36 km or 23 mi Las Piedras
$1445
39 km or 24 mi Cayey
$973
42 km or 26 mi Humacao
$1445
42 km or 26 mi Orocovis
$885
43 km or 27 mi Naguabo
$1853
44 km or 27 mi Manati
$1132
46 km or 28 mi Fajardo
$1922
49 km or 30 mi Yabucoa
$1823
51 km or 32 mi Guayama
$1370
51 km or 32 mi Coamo
$1965
65 km or 40 mi Santa Isabel
$1046
69 km or 43 mi Arecibo
$1218
70 km or 43 mi Utuado
$1896
77 km or 48 mi Ponce
$1148
80 km or 50 mi Hatillo
$882
92 km or 57 mi Quebradillas
$1832
95 km or 59 mi Yauco
$1692
98 km or 61 mi San Sebastian
$1657
103 km or 64 mi Sabana Grande
$1821
106 km or 66 mi Isabela
$1148
111 km or 69 mi San German
$1668
115 km or 71 mi Aguadilla
$1175
117 km or 72 mi Mayaguez
$1205
118 km or 74 mi Charlotte Amalie
$2366