Tampa vs Tijuana - Cost of Living Comparison

Tampa Tijuana
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2403
$913
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$5600
$2398
🏠 One person rent
$1550
$410
🏘️ Family rent
$2864
$940
🍽️ Food expenses
$598
$278
🚐 Transport expenses
$116
$149
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4821
$770
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
7 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
69
28
😀 Quality of life
87
61
🏙️ Population
385K
1.96M

The cost of living in Tampa is 163% more expensive than in Tijuana. Cities ranked 194th and 5672nd ($2403 vs $913) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 149th and 4th in the United States and Mexico, respectively. Check the United States vs Mexico comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Tampa compared to 0.8 months in Tijuana. Tampa ranked 43rd best city to live in the United States vs Tijuana ranked 3rd in Mexico, while ranked 168th and 5035th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Tampa vs Tijuana

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Tampa Tijuana
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$22.5
$9.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$59.7
$37
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.1
$5.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.02
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$4.49
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.06
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1823
$547
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1281
$278
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$3471
$1147
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2445
$753
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$97.4
$54.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$151
$84.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$63.3
$23.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.04%
12.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3880
$1553
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1931
$899
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.11
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$65.1
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$22.9
$17.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.21
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.09
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$3.58
$1.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.99
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.48
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.6
$5.08
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.3
$9.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.43
$1.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.77
$1.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.47
$1.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.86
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$0.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.53
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.53
$1.48
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.96
$9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.18
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.75
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.36
$5.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.74
$2.88
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.42
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.93
$1.35
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$28.1
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14
$3.65
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$97.1
$44.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$18.6
$6.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$45.2
$44.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80.4
$66.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$837
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$19657
$3578

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Distance City Cost of living
6.5 km or 4 mi Egypt Lake-Leto
$1943
9 km or 5.6 mi East Lake-Orient Park
$1934
9.7 km or 6 mi Palm River-Clair Mel
$1936
10 km or 6.4 mi Temple Terrace
$1940
11 km or 7 mi University
$1937
27 km or 17 mi Pinellas Park
$1617
28 km or 17 mi St. Petersburg
$2026
29 km or 18 mi Clearwater
$2291
31 km or 19 mi Dunedin
$1948
32 km or 20 mi Largo
$1899
33 km or 20 mi Plant
$1936
34 km or 21 mi Tarpon Springs
$1934
41 km or 25 mi Zephyrhills
$1889
50 km or 31 mi Lakeland
$1927
55 km or 34 mi Bradenton
$2030
65 km or 41 mi Brooksville
$1941
71 km or 44 mi Sarasota
$2493
74 km or 46 mi Winter Haven
$1676
84 km or 52 mi Haines
$1942
95 km or 59 mi Clermont
$1952
97 km or 60 mi Venice
$2061
105 km or 65 mi North Port
$1947
108 km or 67 mi Winter Garden
$1945
109 km or 68 mi Leesburg
$1948
110 km or 68 mi Kissimmee
$1972
113 km or 70 mi Ocoee
$1949
113 km or 71 mi Sebring
$2002
119 km or 74 mi St. Cloud
$1949
122 km or 76 mi Apopka
$1941
123 km or 76 mi Orlando
$2129
124 km or 77 mi Eustis
$1938
130 km or 81 mi Winter Park
$1944
130 km or 81 mi Altamonte Springs
$1948
136 km or 84 mi Casselberry
$1947
139 km or 86 mi Ocala
$2008
141 km or 88 mi Winter Springs
$1936
146 km or 91 mi Oviedo
$1942
148 km or 92 mi Sanford
$1938
156 km or 97 mi Cape Coral
$1973
161 km or 100 mi Deltona
$1943

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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