Cost of Living in Morogoro

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$653
$1648
🛋️ Without rent
$348
$1098
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$306
$550
🍽️ Food
$248
$665
🚐 Transport
$41.1
$120
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$344
😀 Quality of life
29
🏙️ Population
207K

The average cost of living in Morogoro is $653, which is in the top 24% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7101st out of 9294 in our global list and 5th out of 10 in Tanzania.

The median after-tax salary is $344, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months. Ranked 8664th (TOP 93%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 4th best city to live in Tanzania. With an estimated population of 207K, Morogoro is the 7th largest city in Tanzania.

Why living in Morogoro is so expensive? Because we have a developed country lifestyle as a reference and in some least developed countries maintaining such a standard of living is hard and expensive. Thus, living costs in Morogoro for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport 170 km Julius Nyerere International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 18.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 2572 Sokoine University of Agriculture
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Prices in Morogoro

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.26
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$25.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
 Cappuccino
$2.13
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.67
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$335
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$185
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$496
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$426
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$36.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$56.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$54.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
18.32%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1916
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2026
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.32
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.91
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.77
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.83
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.08
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.42
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.29
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.66
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.01
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.86
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.79
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.79
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.24
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.33
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.02
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.49
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.73
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.16
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.87
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.19
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$42.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.74
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$22
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.37
👖 Brand Jeans
$17.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$35.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$439
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2983

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