Cost of Living in Chimbote

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$430
$1079
🛋️ Without rent
$296
$852
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$135
$227
🍽️ Food
$178
$476
🚐 Transport
$56.8
$150
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$341
😀 Quality of life
38
🏙️ Population
498K

The average cost of living in Chimbote is $430, which is in the top 7% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8665th out of 9294 in our global list and 31st out of 32 in Peru.

The median after-tax salary is $341, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months. Ranked 7446th (TOP 80%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 10th best city to live in Peru. With an estimated population of 498K, Chimbote is the 6th largest city in Peru.

✈️ Closest airport 11 km FAP Lieutenant Jaime Andres de Montreuil Morales Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 17.8 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 9410 Catholic University Los Angeles of Chimbote
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Prices in Chimbote

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.42
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.82
 Cappuccino
$3.46
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.57
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$123
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$81.1
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$221
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$158
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$19.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$25.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1317
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$875
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.35
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$35.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.26
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.87
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.53
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.53
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.8
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.34
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.85
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.53
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.76
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.05
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.22
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.89
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.23
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.82
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.98
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$40.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.36
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$17.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.86
👖 Brand Jeans
$44
👟 Brand Sneakers
$72
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$74.4
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1827

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