Cost of Living in Ica | Peru

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$538
$1318
🛋️ Without rent
$330
$1041
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$208
$276
🍽️ Food
$211
$568
🚐 Transport
$66.3
$179
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$269
🏙️ Population
305k

The average cost of living in Ica is $538, which is in the top 20% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7403rd out of 9294 in our global list and 15th out of 32 in Peru.

The median after-tax salary is $269, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months. Ranked 7454th (TOP 81%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 15th best city to live in Peru. With an estimated population of 305k, Ica is the 12th largest city in Peru.

✈️ Closest airport64 kmCapitan FAP Renan Elias Olivera International Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate18.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank7742San Luis Gonzaga National University
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Prices in Ica

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.18
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$14.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.16
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.79
☕ Cappuccino
$3.05
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.81

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$270
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$113
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$289
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$176
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$36.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.65%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2007
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1005

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.71
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$42.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$14
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.28
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.09
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.45
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.33
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.94
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.02
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.82
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.7
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.82
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.6
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.98
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.25
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.45
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.25
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.11
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.21
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.08
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.01

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$21
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.96
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.73
👖 Brand Jeans
$29.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$68.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$277
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5870