Indianapolis vs Tijuana - Cost of Living Comparison

Indianapolis Tijuana
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1868
$913
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4189
$2398
🏠 One person rent
$1067
$410
🏘️ Family rent
$1635
$940
🍽️ Food expenses
$546
$278
🚐 Transport expenses
$118
$149
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4473
$770
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
68
28
😀 Quality of life
89
61
🏙️ Population
863K
1.96M

The cost of living in Indianapolis is 105% more expensive than in Tijuana. Cities ranked 1882nd and 5672nd ($1868 vs $913) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1730th 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 2.4 months in Indianapolis compared to 0.8 months in Tijuana. Indianapolis ranked 26th best city to live in the United States vs Tijuana ranked 3rd in Mexico, while ranked 123rd and 5035th among best cities to live in the world.

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Indianapolis Tijuana
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.8
$9.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$63.2
$37
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.94
$5.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.41
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$4.83
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.57
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1157
$547
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$832
$278
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2100
$1147
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1232
$753
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$115
$54.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$175
$84.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$54.8
$23.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.45%
12.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2761
$1553
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$899
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.74
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$49
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.1
$17.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.16
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.41
$1.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.62
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.3
$5.08
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.9
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.1
$9.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.3
$1.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.55
$1.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.27
$1.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.67
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.58
$0.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.08
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.4
$1.48
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.6
$9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.72
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.93
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.26
$5.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.29
$2.88
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.18
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.82
$1.35
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$37.5
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.3
$3.65
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$44.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$16
$6.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$45.7
$44.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$73.9
$66.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$924
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12969
$3578

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Cities near Indianapolis

Distance City Cost of living
17 km or 11 mi Lawrence
$1939
18 km or 11 mi Greenwood
$1910
22 km or 14 mi Plainfield
$1937
22 km or 14 mi Brownsburg
$1949
23 km or 14 mi Carmel
$1936
24 km or 15 mi Fishers
$1949
29 km or 18 mi Westfield
$1940
32 km or 20 mi Franklin
$1951
33 km or 21 mi Greenfield
$1521
33 km or 21 mi Noblesville
$1940
55 km or 34 mi Anderson
$1671
65 km or 41 mi Columbus
$1575
75 km or 46 mi Bloomington
$1578
79 km or 49 mi Kokomo
$1527
81 km or 50 mi Muncie
$1440
95 km or 59 mi Lafayette
$1609
96 km or 60 mi Marion
$1940
99 km or 61 mi West Lafayette
$1492
108 km or 67 mi Richmond
$1942
111 km or 69 mi Terre Haute
$1532
124 km or 77 mi Oxford
$1948
132 km or 82 mi Danville
$1947
143 km or 89 mi Hamilton
$1957
147 km or 91 mi Fairfield
$1942
155 km or 97 mi Middletown
$1633
156 km or 97 mi Florence
$1627
159 km or 99 mi Cincinnati
$1673
160 km or 99 mi Trotwood
$1943
162 km or 101 mi Covington
$1820
165 km or 102 mi Mason
$1941
165 km or 103 mi Clarksville
$1952
166 km or 103 mi Independence
$1940
166 km or 103 mi New Albany
$1907
167 km or 104 mi Dayton
$1593
168 km or 104 mi Jeffersonville
$1571
168 km or 104 mi Piqua
$1936
169 km or 105 mi Troy
$1950
169 km or 105 mi Fort Wayne
$1382
171 km or 106 mi Lebanon
$1919
172 km or 107 mi Kettering
$1951

Cities near Tijuana

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