Cost of Living in Kpalime | Togo

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$602
$1489
🛋️ Without rent
$384
$1168
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$218
$321
🍽️ Food
$263
$697
🚐 Transport
$25.5
$62.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$163
🏙️ Population
100k

The average cost of living in Kpalime is $602, which is in the top 26% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6860th out of 9294 in our global list and 2nd out of 6 in Togo.

The median after-tax salary is $163, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.3 months. Ranked 9140th (TOP 99%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 2nd best city to live in Togo. With an estimated population of 100k, Kpalime is the 3rd largest city in Togo.

Why living in Kpalime costs 3.7 times more than the average salary? 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 Kpalime for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport108 kmLome-Tokoin Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate25.1 µg/m³
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Prices in Kpalime

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.33
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.04
☕ Cappuccino
$3.82
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.37

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$152
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$114
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$321
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$154
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$68.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$106
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$28
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
13.16%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$351
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$474

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.64
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$47.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$1.55
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.06

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.67
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.61
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.66
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.78
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.71
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.48
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.53
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.57
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.36
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.73
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.49
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.37
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.74
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.72
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.96
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.59
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.97

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$36.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$43.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$3
👖 Brand Jeans
$110
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$60.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$7848