Cost of Living in Matamoros

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Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$769
$2092
🛋️ Without rent
$482
$1407
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$287
$685
🍽️ Food
$338
$883
🚐 Transport
$72.1
$197
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$589
😀 Quality of life
33
🏙️ Population
542K

The average cost of living in Matamoros is $769, which is in the top 30% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6503rd out of 9294 in our global list and 120th out of 144 in Mexico.

The median after-tax salary is $589, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months. Ranked 8073rd (TOP 87%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 92nd best city to live in Mexico. With an estimated population of 542K, Matamoros is the 33rd largest city in Mexico.

✈️ Closest airport 12 km General Servando Canales International Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 7.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 10876 Autonomous University of Noreste
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Prices in Matamoros

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.84
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$19.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.36
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.18
 Cappuccino
$3.14
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.94
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$335
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$143
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$761
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$484
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$73.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$114
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
14.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$587
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1417
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.58
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$32.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$12.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.04
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.42
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.36
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.05
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.67
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.66
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.64
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.49
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.01
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.44
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.18
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.73
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.01
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.77
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.11
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.14
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.99
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.71
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$26.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.04
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$27.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$5.65
👖 Brand Jeans
$55.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$77.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$236
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3356

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