Las Vegas vs Tijuana - Cost of Living Comparison

Las Vegas Tijuana
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2161
$913
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4866
$2398
🏠 One person rent
$1354
$410
🏘️ Family rent
$2280
$940
🍽️ Food expenses
$534
$278
🚐 Transport expenses
$133
$149
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3781
$770
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
6 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
51
28
😀 Quality of life
86
61
🏙️ Population
648K
1.96M

The cost of living in Las Vegas is 137% more expensive than in Tijuana. Cities ranked 347th and 5672nd ($2161 vs $913) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 271st 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 1.8 months in Las Vegas compared to 0.8 months in Tijuana. Las Vegas ranked 56th best city to live in the United States vs Tijuana ranked 3rd in Mexico, while ranked 203rd and 5035th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Las Vegas vs Tijuana

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Las Vegas Tijuana
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.4
$9.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$65.4
$37
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.99
$5.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.08
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$5.65
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.26
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1324
$547
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1099
$278
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2274
$1147
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1935
$753
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$124
$54.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$191
$84.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$86.5
$23.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.39%
12.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2821
$1553
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2458
$899
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.48
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$60.5
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$19.9
$17.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.4
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$3.1
$1.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.77
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.64
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
$5.08
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.1
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$9.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.75
$1.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.09
$1.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.11
$1.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.03
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.16
$0.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.81
$1.48
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.6
$9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.38
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$9
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.18
$5.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.42
$2.88
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.88
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.53
$1.35
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$25.3
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$13.3
$3.65
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$112
$44.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$15.9
$6.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$48.4
$44.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$70.7
$66.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$962
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12467
$3578

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Cities near Las Vegas

Distance City Cost of living
6.6 km or 4.1 mi North Las Vegas
$1988
9.9 km or 6.1 mi Paradise
$1934
16 km or 10 mi Enterprise
$1978
18 km or 11 mi Summerlin South
$1939
21 km or 13 mi Henderson
$2154
78 km or 48 mi Pahrump
$1859
127 km or 79 mi Bullhead
$1769
147 km or 91 mi Kingman
$1705
174 km or 108 mi St. George
$1703
181 km or 112 mi Washington
$1941
202 km or 125 mi Lake Havasu
$1914
221 km or 137 mi Barstow
$1944
236 km or 146 mi Ridgecrest
$1821
241 km or 150 mi Twentynine Palms
$1932
249 km or 155 mi Cedar
$1443
254 km or 158 mi Yucca Valley
$1634
263 km or 163 mi Apple Valley
$1943
266 km or 165 mi Victorville
$2171
273 km or 169 mi Adelanto
$1994
275 km or 171 mi Desert Hot Springs
$1600
277 km or 172 mi Hesperia
$1937
289 km or 179 mi Cathedral
$1944
289 km or 180 mi Blythe
$1942
290 km or 180 mi Palm Springs
$2367
290 km or 180 mi Indio
$2070
292 km or 181 mi Coachella
$1893
294 km or 183 mi Palm Desert
$1935
294 km or 183 mi Yucaipa
$2447
295 km or 183 mi Highland
$1962
296 km or 184 mi Banning
$2099
297 km or 184 mi La Quinta
$1945
299 km or 186 mi San Bernardino
$2003
299 km or 186 mi Redlands
$2629
300 km or 186 mi Beaumont
$1944
303 km or 188 mi Prescott
$1977
304 km or 189 mi Loma Linda
$1941
305 km or 190 mi Colton
$1952
306 km or 190 mi Rialto
$1939
310 km or 192 mi Prescott Valley
$1940
312 km or 194 mi Moreno Valley
$1972

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