Cost of Living in Acapulco

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$655
$1494
🛋️ Without rent
$385
$1113
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$271
$381
🍽️ Food
$251
$655
🚐 Transport
$72.8
$209
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$363
😀 Quality of life
36
🏙️ Population
673K

The average cost of living in Acapulco is $655, which is in the top 24% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7080th out of 9294 in our global list and 44th out of 144 in Mexico.

The median after-tax salary is $363, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 7775th (TOP 84%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 71st best city to live in Mexico. With an estimated population of 673K, Acapulco is the 24th largest city in Mexico.

✈️ Closest airport 18 km General Juan N Alvarez International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 17.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 11357 Technological University of Acapulco
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Prices in Acapulco

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.14
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.4
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.48
 Cappuccino
$2.82
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.78
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$251
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$214
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$420
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$293
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$39.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$24.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.39%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1103
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$783
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.49
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$14.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.95
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.95
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.72
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.55
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.04
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.63
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.32
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.88
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.22
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.57
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.52
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.13
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.11
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.54
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.75
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.96
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.71
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$25.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.25
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$27.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$8
👖 Brand Jeans
$35
👟 Brand Sneakers
$55.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$134
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2080

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