Cost of Living in Tarapoto

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$472
$1222
🛋️ Without rent
$288
$867
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$184
$355
🍽️ Food
$188
$504
🚐 Transport
$43.8
$122
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$334
😀 Quality of life
35
🏙️ Population
240K

The average cost of living in Tarapoto is $472, which is in the top 8% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8511th out of 9294 in our global list and 24th out of 32 in Peru.

The median after-tax salary is $334, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months. Ranked 7846th (TOP 84%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 20th best city to live in Peru. With an estimated population of 240K, Tarapoto is the 15th largest city in Peru.

✈️ Closest airport 3 km Cadete FAP Guillermo Del Castillo Paredes Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 14.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 10257 National University of San Martin
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Prices in Tarapoto

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.77
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.18
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.7
 Cappuccino
$2.39
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.61
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$172
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$115
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$383
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$255
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$29.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.78%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1231
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$836
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.35
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$21.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$12.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.12
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.89
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.53
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.09
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.65
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.36
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.89
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.99
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.71
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.5
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.85
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.59
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.42
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.73
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.44
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.11
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.13
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.68
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$18.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.83
👖 Brand Jeans
$36.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$118
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3332

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