Surrey vs Tijuana - Cost of Living Comparison

Surrey Tijuana
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1950
$913
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4525
$2398
🏠 One person rent
$1167
$410
🏘️ Family rent
$2151
$940
🍽️ Food expenses
$526
$278
🚐 Transport expenses
$134
$149
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3738
$770
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
82
28
😀 Quality of life
93
61
🏙️ Population
518K
1.96M

The cost of living in Surrey is 114% more expensive than in Tijuana. Cities ranked 751st and 5672nd ($1950 vs $913) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 21st and 4th in Canada and Mexico, respectively. Check Canada vs Mexico comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months in Surrey compared to 0.8 months in Tijuana. Surrey ranked 4th best city to live in Canada vs Tijuana ranked 3rd in Mexico, while ranked 44th and 5035th among best cities to live in the world.

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Surrey Tijuana
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$14.7
$9.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$55.1
$37
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.16
$5.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.33
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$3.97
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.54
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1191
$547
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$968
$278
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2479
$1147
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1820
$753
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$83.6
$54.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$129
$84.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$70.6
$23.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.47%
12.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$9469
$1553
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5927
$899
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.55
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$94.2
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.3
$17.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.66
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.89
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.15
$1.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.77
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.09
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$5.08
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13
$9.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.05
$1.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.95
$1.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.51
$1.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.55
$0.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.19
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.02
$1.48
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.1
$9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.79
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$13.2
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.18
$5.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.21
$2.88
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.45
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.06
$1.35
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$33.6
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12
$3.65
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$70.4
$44.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$15.2
$6.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$45.3
$44.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$93
$66.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$950
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2729
$3578

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10 km or 6.4 mi Burnaby
$2209
12 km or 7.4 mi Coquitlam
$2071
12 km or 7.7 mi Delta
$1765
17 km or 10 mi Langley
$1837
19 km or 12 mi Maple Ridge
$1914
20 km or 12 mi Vancouver
$2298
21 km or 13 mi Richmond
$1869
22 km or 13 mi North Vancouver
$2084
41 km or 25 mi Abbotsford
$1579
55 km or 34 mi Bellingham
$2177
65 km or 41 mi Chilliwack
$1872
79 km or 49 mi Nanaimo
$1978
87 km or 54 mi Saanich
$2126
93 km or 58 mi Victoria
$1906
93 km or 58 mi Mount Vernon
$1950
95 km or 59 mi Langford
$1705
100 km or 62 mi Oak Harbor
$1897
105 km or 65 mi Whistler
$2493
124 km or 77 mi Sequim
$1931
127 km or 79 mi Port Angeles
$1782
134 km or 84 mi Marysville
$1950
142 km or 88 mi Lake Stevens
$1938
144 km or 89 mi Everett
$2379
147 km or 91 mi Mukilteo
$1949
154 km or 96 mi Mill Creek
$1938
157 km or 98 mi Lynnwood
$1952
157 km or 98 mi Edmonds
$1950
163 km or 101 mi Shoreline
$2344
164 km or 102 mi Bothell
$2304
165 km or 102 mi Courtenay
$1671
165 km or 103 mi Kenmore
$1877
171 km or 107 mi Bainbridge Island
$2335
173 km or 108 mi Kirkland
$1944
177 km or 110 mi Redmond
$2682
179 km or 112 mi Seattle
$2734
180 km or 112 mi Bremerton
$2337
181 km or 113 mi Bellevue
$2817
185 km or 115 mi Sammamish
$1954
185 km or 115 mi Mercer Island
$1941
193 km or 120 mi Issaquah
$2420

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.5 mi Imperial Beach
$1939
11 km or 6.9 mi Chula Vista
$2696
15 km or 9.5 mi Las Delicias
$627
18 km or 11 mi National
$1939
21 km or 13 mi Rosarito Beach
$629
22 km or 14 mi Coronado
$1938
23 km or 15 mi Lemon Grove
$1945
24 km or 15 mi San Diego
$2797
27 km or 17 mi La Mesa
$2115
30 km or 19 mi El Cajon
$2038
38 km or 24 mi Santee
$1938
42 km or 26 mi La Jolla
$1946
48 km or 30 mi Poway
$1943
62 km or 38 mi Encinitas
$3096
66 km or 41 mi Escondido
$2829
69 km or 43 mi San Marcos
$1949
76 km or 47 mi Carlsbad
$2836
77 km or 48 mi Vista
$2327
81 km or 50 mi Oceanside
$2661
84 km or 52 mi Ensenada
$632
96 km or 59 mi Fallbrook
$1973
109 km or 67 mi Temecula
$2943
115 km or 72 mi San Clemente
$2454
117 km or 73 mi Murrieta
$2469
119 km or 74 mi French Valley
$1947
121 km or 75 mi Wildomar
$1942
122 km or 76 mi Dana Point
$1950
123 km or 77 mi San Juan Capistrano
$1946
128 km or 80 mi Laguna Niguel
$2819
128 km or 80 mi Menifee
$2200
131 km or 82 mi Laguna Beach
$1934
131 km or 82 mi Lake Elsinore
$1916
134 km or 83 mi Mission Viejo
$2087
135 km or 84 mi Rancho Santa Margarita
$2491
135 km or 84 mi Laguna Hills
$1934
135 km or 84 mi Hemet
$2225
138 km or 86 mi Aliso Viejo
$1980
138 km or 86 mi Lake Forest
$2334
139 km or 87 mi El Centro
$1725
140 km or 87 mi San Jacinto
$1952