Cost of Living in Cabo San Lucas

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$842
$2078
🛋️ Without rent
$460
$1347
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$382
$732
🍽️ Food
$311
$816
🚐 Transport
$52.1
$146
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$624
😀 Quality of life
35
🏙️ Population
68.5K

The average cost of living in Cabo San Lucas is $842, which is in the top 36% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 5932nd out of 9294 in our global list and 9th out of 144 in Mexico.

The median after-tax salary is $624, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months. Ranked 7899th (TOP 85%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 81st best city to live in Mexico. With an estimated population of 68.5K, Cabo San Lucas is the 127th largest city in Mexico.

✈️ Closest airport 7 km Cabo San Lucas International Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 6.1 µg/m³
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Prices in Cabo San Lucas

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$7.91
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$41
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.35
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2
 Cappuccino
$3.46
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.17
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$493
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$291
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1361
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$492
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$43.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$21.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.68%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1714
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$730
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.74
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$34.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$22.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.95
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.53
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.39
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.44
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.14
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.18
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.66
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.49
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.04
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.03
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.53
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.67
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$53.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.45
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$63.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$9.51
👖 Brand Jeans
$44.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$149
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3014

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