Cost of Living in Jamaica

Prices in Jamaica

More about Jamaica:
Select city in Jamaica:
Restaurants [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 600.00 J$
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 J$
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 627.62 J$
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 250.00 J$
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 270.00 J$
Cappuccino (regular) 275.72 J$
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 110.99 J$
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 83.92 J$
Markets [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 959.55 J$
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 256.07 J$
Rice (white), (1 lb) 68.73 J$
Eggs (12) 300.71 J$
Local Cheese (1 lb) 378.23 J$
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 312.83 J$
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 647.16 J$
Apples (1 lb) 143.37 J$
Banana (1 lb) 128.14 J$
Oranges (1 lb) 106.14 J$
Tomato (1 lb) 106.13 J$
Potato (1 lb) 82.14 J$
Onion (1 lb) 312.98 J$
Lettuce (1 head) 109.85 J$
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 135.34 J$
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,150.00 J$
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 245.00 J$
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 406.67 J$
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 500.00 J$
Transportation [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 120.00 J$
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 6,850.00 J$
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 250.00 J$
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 563.27 J$
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 640.00 J$
Gasoline (1 gallon) 474.67 J$
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,900,000.00 J$
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 10,753.65 J$
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 10.20 J$
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,286.07 J$
Sports And Leisure [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 4,888.89 J$
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,000.00 J$
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,000.00 J$
Clothing And Shoes [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 4,953.56 J$
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,888.36 J$
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 6,571.63 J$
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 8,235.17 J$
Rent Per Month [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 43,131.52 J$
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 22,666.67 J$
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 89,004.27 J$
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 57,212.07 J$
Buy Apartment Price [Edit]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,589.17 J$
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 7,199.60 J$
Salaries And Financing [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 76,785.71 J$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 10.11

These data are based on 1015 entries in the past 18 months from 126 different contributors.

Last update: October, 2015

Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.

Sources and References : Info
No sources and references provided yet.
Add new source here:

More about Jamaica: Cost of Living | Crime | Food Prices | Gas Prices | Health Care | Hotel Prices | Pollution | Property Prices | Quality of Life | Taxi Fare | Traffic

Cost of Living in this country for some cities: Kingston, Montego Bay

We would like to gather more data for: Accompong, Albert Town, Alexandria, Alligator Pond, Anchovy, Balaclava, Bamboo, Bath, Bethel Town, Black River, Bog Walk, ... Update information for Jamaica!