Cost of Living in Makassar

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$510
$1233
🛋️ Without rent
$293
$836
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$217
$397
🍽️ Food
$193
$479
🚐 Transport
$49.8
$131
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$223
😀 Quality of life
48
🏙️ Population
1.34M

The average cost of living in Makassar is $510, which is in the top 11% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8256th out of 9294 in our global list and 20th out of 82 in Indonesia.

The median after-tax salary is $223, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months. Ranked 6342nd (TOP 68%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 13th best city to live in Indonesia. With an estimated population of 1.34M, Makassar is the 12th largest city in Indonesia.

✈️ Closest airport 17 km Hasanuddin International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 13.5 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 1708 Hasanuddin University
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Prices in Makassar

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.12
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$9.47
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.17
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.52
 Cappuccino
$1.94
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$284
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$129
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$547
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$273
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$22.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.58%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1344
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$436
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$22.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.38
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.66
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.26
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.88
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.8
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.11
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.81
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.56
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.89
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.39
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$19.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.12
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.66
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.05
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.92
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.03
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.55
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$12
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$47.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$66.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$51
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5004

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