Cost of Living in Marikina | Philippines

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$752
$1828
🛋️ Without rent
$415
$1305
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$338
$523
🍽️ Food
$317
$816
🚐 Transport
$35.3
$95.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$608
🏙️ Population
451k

The average cost of living in Marikina is $752, which is in the top 34% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6046th out of 9294 in our global list and 9th out of 86 in the Philippines.

The median after-tax salary is $608, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months. Ranked 5892nd (TOP 64%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 9th best city to live in the Philippines. With an estimated population of 451k, Marikina is the 24th largest city in the Philippines.

✈️ Closest airport18 kmNinoy Aquino International Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate26.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank1715University of the Philippines Diliman
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Prices in Marikina

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.02
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.05
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.41
☕ Cappuccino
$1.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.66

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$275
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$183
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$534
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$297
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$78.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$121
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$57.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
8.15%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1929
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$952

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.18
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.8
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.01

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.06
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.31
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.02
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.41
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.85
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.2
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.13
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.51
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.86
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.7
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.87
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.39
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$20.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.67
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.12
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.95
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.33
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.66

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.08
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.81
👖 Brand Jeans
$40.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$433
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9389