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Cost of Living Comparison Between Medellin and Mexico City 

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Consumer Prices in Mexico City are 29.13% higher than in Medellin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Mexico City are 44.30% higher than in Medellin
Rent Prices in Mexico City are 98.93% higher than in Medellin
Restaurant Prices in Mexico City are 44.13% higher than in Medellin
Groceries Prices in Mexico City are 37.53% higher than in Medellin
Local Purchasing Power in Mexico City is 44.59% higher than in Medellin
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12,000.00 Col$
(68.18 MXN)
15,841.37 Col$
(90.00 MXN)
     +32.01 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60,000.00 Col$
(340.88 MXN)
88,007.61 Col$
(500.00 MXN)
     +46.68 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15,000.00 Col$
(85.22 MXN)
17,601.52 Col$
(100.00 MXN)
     +17.34 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3,000.00 Col$
(17.04 MXN)
7,040.61 Col$
(40.00 MXN)
     +134.69 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6,000.00 Col$
(34.09 MXN)
10,560.91 Col$
(60.00 MXN)
     +76.02 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3,293.15 Col$
(18.71 MXN)
6,933.28 Col$
(39.39 MXN)
     +110.54 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2,145.45 Col$
(12.19 MXN)
2,128.28 Col$
(12.09 MXN)
     -0.80 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2,043.48 Col$
(11.61 MXN)
1,676.80 Col$
(9.53 MXN)
     -17.94 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8,426.75 Col$
(47.88 MXN)
12,168.13 Col$
(69.13 MXN)
     +44.40 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2,557.59 Col$
(14.53 MXN)
4,388.52 Col$
(24.93 MXN)
     +71.59 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1,420.98 Col$
(8.07 MXN)
1,588.80 Col$
(9.03 MXN)
     +11.81 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5,073.71 Col$
(28.83 MXN)
5,130.46 Col$
(29.15 MXN)
     +1.12 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3,720.11 Col$
(21.14 MXN)
7,840.88 Col$
(44.55 MXN)
     +110.77 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5,737.50 Col$
(32.60 MXN)
7,590.85 Col$
(43.13 MXN)
     +32.30 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6,221.15 Col$
(35.34 MXN)
11,453.61 Col$
(65.07 MXN)
     +84.11 %
Apples (1 lb) 2,586.45 Col$
(14.69 MXN)
2,978.67 Col$
(16.92 MXN)
     +15.16 %
Banana (1 lb) 1,026.96 Col$
(5.83 MXN)
1,543.56 Col$
(8.77 MXN)
     +50.30 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1,569.43 Col$
(8.92 MXN)
1,372.01 Col$
(7.79 MXN)
     -12.58 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1,221.87 Col$
(6.94 MXN)
1,735.55 Col$
(9.86 MXN)
     +42.04 %
Potato (1 lb) 1,190.68 Col$
(6.76 MXN)
1,791.28 Col$
(10.18 MXN)
     +50.44 %
Onion (1 lb) 1,146.46 Col$
(6.51 MXN)
1,689.52 Col$
(9.60 MXN)
     +47.37 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2,428.57 Col$
(13.80 MXN)
2,709.66 Col$
(15.39 MXN)
     +11.57 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,444.44 Col$
(13.89 MXN)
2,445.77 Col$
(13.90 MXN)
     +0.05 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30,000.00 Col$
(170.44 MXN)
26,402.28 Col$
(150.00 MXN)
     -11.99 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2,696.59 Col$
(15.32 MXN)
3,875.58 Col$
(22.02 MXN)
     +43.72 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5,857.14 Col$
(33.28 MXN)
8,331.39 Col$
(47.33 MXN)
     +42.24 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5,200.00 Col$
(29.54 MXN)
8,800.76 Col$
(50.00 MXN)
     +69.25 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2,200.00 Col$
(12.50 MXN)
880.08 Col$
(5.00 MXN)
     -60.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 93,826.09 Col$
(533.06 MXN)
52,804.57 Col$
(300.00 MXN)
     -43.72 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5,000.00 Col$
(28.41 MXN)
1,858.72 Col$
(10.56 MXN)
     -62.83 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2,076.05 Col$
(11.79 MXN)
1,416.35 Col$
(8.05 MXN)
     -31.78 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25,000.00 Col$
(142.03 MXN)
17,601.52 Col$
(100.00 MXN)
     -29.59 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 9,269.46 Col$
(52.66 MXN)
13,453.38 Col$
(76.43 MXN)
     +45.14 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 50,000,000.00 Col$
(284,066.33 MXN)
58,965,101.00 Col$
(335,000.00 MXN)
     +17.93 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 68,430,000.00 Col$
(388,773.18 MXN)
53,942,656.76 Col$
(306,465.85 MXN)
     -21.17 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 171,383.86 Col$
(973.69 MXN)
128,566.89 Col$
(730.43 MXN)
     -24.98 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 142.03 Col$
(0.81 MXN)
216.60 Col$
(1.23 MXN)
     +52.50 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 111,503.70 Col$
(633.49 MXN)
88,178.67 Col$
(500.97 MXN)
     -20.92 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 73,368.38 Col$
(416.83 MXN)
144,286.77 Col$
(819.74 MXN)
     +96.66 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26,454.55 Col$
(150.30 MXN)
60,070.48 Col$
(341.28 MXN)
     +127.07 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12,000.00 Col$
(68.18 MXN)
14,081.22 Col$
(80.00 MXN)
     +17.34 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 457,894.74 Col$
(2,601.45 MXN)
731,187.96 Col$
(4,154.12 MXN)
     +59.68 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,883,770.67 Col$
(67,515.58 MXN)
16,531,790.15 Col$
(93,922.50 MXN)
     +39.11 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 159,136.79 Col$
(904.11 MXN)
146,347.42 Col$
(831.45 MXN)
     -8.04 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 112,105.25 Col$
(636.91 MXN)
109,692.19 Col$
(623.20 MXN)
     -2.15 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 256,305.82 Col$
(1,456.16 MXN)
260,124.13 Col$
(1,477.85 MXN)
     +1.49 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 228,291.67 Col$
(1,297.00 MXN)
261,930.59 Col$
(1,488.11 MXN)
     +14.74 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 829,879.33 Col$
(4,714.82 MXN)
1,740,760.76 Col$
(9,889.83 MXN)
     +109.76 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 727,516.40 Col$
(4,133.26 MXN)
1,028,299.48 Col$
(5,842.11 MXN)
     +41.34 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,404,235.00 Col$
(7,977.92 MXN)
3,646,911.98 Col$
(20,719.30 MXN)
     +159.71 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,349,130.43 Col$
(7,664.85 MXN)
2,164,741.24 Col$
(12,298.60 MXN)
     +60.45 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 343,539.31 Col$
(1,951.76 MXN)
715,257.93 Col$
(4,063.61 MXN)
     +108.20 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 308,900.04 Col$
(1,754.96 MXN)
427,458.98 Col$
(2,428.53 MXN)
     +38.38 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,027,859.38 Col$
(5,839.60 MXN)
2,144,462.13 Col$
(12,183.39 MXN)
     +108.63 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.89 10.98      -7.70 %
Last update: May 2019May 2019
Contributors:188335
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: COP