Prices in Meru vs Moroni - Cost of Living Comparison

MeruMoroni
🚶 Cost of living One person
$498
$568
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1353
$1434
🏠 One person rent
$88.1
$192
🏘️ Family rent
$167
$370
🍽️ Food Expenses
$229
$287
🚐 Transport Expenses
$130
$23.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$420
$805
🏙️ Population
1.83M
111k

The cost of living in Meru is 12% less expensive than in Moroni. Cities ranked 7722nd and 7246th ($498 vs $568) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 7th and 1st in Kenya and Comoros, respectively. Check Kenya vs Comoros comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months in Meru compared to 1.4 months in Moroni. Meru ranked 5th best city to live in Kenya vs Moroni ranked 1st in Comoros, while ranked 8098th and 8849th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Meru vs Moroni

MeruMoroni
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.23
$7.01
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$9.81
$19.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.44
$6.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.55
$5.15
☕ Cappuccino
$0.95
$7.93
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.45
$0.61
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$66.9
$205
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$33.8
$137
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$188
$414
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$94.6
$293
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$11.5
$20.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$17.7
$32.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$36.3
$20.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.51%
4.97%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2791
$973
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1586
$516
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.95
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$56.1
$16.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$11.2
$6.39
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$1.44
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.74
$1.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.48
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.46
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.42
$3.28
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.71
$6.58
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
$4.26
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.68
$6.01
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$2.47
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$1.17
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.4
$1.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.93
$2.58
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$1.85
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$0.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.31
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.38
$2.52
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.42
$7.73
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.49
$2.29
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.64
$2.29
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.68
$2.68
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.92
$6.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.34
$2.83
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.72
$3.46
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$42.2
$45.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.46
$3.98
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26
$33
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.91
$3.72
👖 Brand Jeans
$18.6
$33.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$28.4
$61.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$168
$92.3
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5301
$2995

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DistanceCityCost of living
138 km or 85 miThika
$435
175 km or 109 miNairobi
$866
179 km or 111 miMachakos
$429
180 km or 112 miNakuru
$494
268 km or 167 miEldoret
$593
323 km or 201 miKisumu
$521
354 km or 220 miMumias
$512
378 km or 235 miMoshi
$506
392 km or 244 miTororo
$541
395 km or 245 miArusha
$583
403 km or 250 miMbale
$505
455 km or 283 miMalindi
$766
496 km or 308 miJinja
$540
508 km or 316 miMombasa
$648
559 km or 347 miKira Town
$538
564 km or 351 miKampala
$689
577 km or 359 miEntebbe
$509
591 km or 367 miTanga
$377
600 km or 373 miMwanza
$640
666 km or 414 miGulu
$553
712 km or 442 miStone Town
$551
712 km or 443 miZanzibar
$706
732 km or 455 miDodoma
$538
749 km or 465 miBaidoa
$555
764 km or 475 miMorogoro
$465
783 km or 486 miDar es Salaam
$887
784 km or 487 miAwasa
$390
819 km or 509 miArua
$532
840 km or 522 miBunia
$609
852 km or 529 miJimma
$448
852 km or 530 miKasese
$434
858 km or 533 miJuba
$512
862 km or 536 miByumba
$649
873 km or 542 miKigali
$704
875 km or 544 miMuyinga
$534
883 km or 549 miMogadishu
$830
907 km or 563 miRuhengeri
$493
911 km or 566 miRuyigi
$531
911 km or 566 miBeni
$609
918 km or 570 miNyanza
$604

Cities near Moroni

DistanceCityCost of living
152 km or 94 miDomoni
$567
246 km or 153 miMamoudzou
$1563
326 km or 202 miPemba
$1047
414 km or 258 miNacala
$951
574 km or 357 miNampula
$881
698 km or 434 miDar es Salaam
$887
760 km or 472 miZanzibar
$706
760 km or 472 miStone Town
$551
819 km or 509 miMorogoro
$465
868 km or 539 miTanga
$377
918 km or 571 miMangochi
$777
925 km or 575 miAntananarivo
$539
938 km or 583 miMombasa
$648
941 km or 585 miMonkey Bay
$726
949 km or 590 miZomba
$734
965 km or 600 miMulanje
$731
969 km or 602 miQuelimane
$651
974 km or 605 miToamasina
$500
992 km or 617 miNtcheu
$775
994 km or 617 miAntsirabe
$531
1000 km or 621 miBlantyre
$676
1005 km or 624 miMalindi
$766
1005 km or 624 miMzuzu
$748
1023 km or 636 miDodoma
$538
1052 km or 653 miMzimba
$778
1057 km or 657 miLilongwe
$895
1117 km or 694 miMbeya
$543
1136 km or 706 miMoshi
$506
1154 km or 717 miTete
$819
1176 km or 731 miArusha
$583
1274 km or 792 miBeira
$903
1296 km or 805 miToliara
$482
1311 km or 815 miMachakos
$429
1328 km or 825 miKasama
$567
1335 km or 829 miChimoio
$597
1359 km or 844 miNairobi
$866
1366 km or 849 miThika
$435
1393 km or 865 miMutare
$853
1446 km or 899 miMeru
$498
1448 km or 900 miMarondera
$577