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Cost of Living Comparison Between Medellin and Puerto Vallarta 

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Consumer Prices in Puerto Vallarta are 4.00% higher than in Medellin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Puerto Vallarta are 21.31% higher than in Medellin
Rent Prices in Puerto Vallarta are 86.08% higher than in Medellin
Restaurant Prices in Puerto Vallarta are 23.29% higher than in Medellin
Groceries Prices in Puerto Vallarta are 17.98% higher than in Medellin
Local Purchasing Power in Puerto Vallarta is 19.74% higher than in Medellin
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  MedellinPuerto VallartaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10,000.00 Col$
(60.36 MXN)
12,840.66 Col$
(77.50 MXN)
     +28.41 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60,000.00 Col$
(362.13 MXN)
74,558.68 Col$
(450.00 MXN)
     +24.26 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15,000.00 Col$
(90.53 MXN)
14,911.74 Col$
(90.00 MXN)
     -0.59 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3,000.00 Col$
(18.11 MXN)
4,556.36 Col$
(27.50 MXN)
     +51.88 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6,000.00 Col$
(36.21 MXN)
6,627.44 Col$
(40.00 MXN)
     +10.46 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3,305.11 Col$
(19.95 MXN)
5,738.76 Col$
(34.64 MXN)
     +73.63 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2,182.61 Col$
(13.17 MXN)
1,946.81 Col$
(11.75 MXN)
     -10.80 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1,991.67 Col$
(12.02 MXN)
1,690.00 Col$
(10.20 MXN)
     -15.15 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8,655.98 Col$
(52.24 MXN)
10,160.47 Col$
(61.32 MXN)
     +17.38 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2,744.24 Col$
(16.56 MXN)
4,035.19 Col$
(24.35 MXN)
     +47.04 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1,472.88 Col$
(8.89 MXN)
1,315.19 Col$
(7.94 MXN)
     -10.71 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4,954.82 Col$
(29.90 MXN)
4,210.46 Col$
(25.41 MXN)
     -15.02 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4,160.63 Col$
(25.11 MXN)
6,200.20 Col$
(37.42 MXN)
     +49.02 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5,866.17 Col$
(35.41 MXN)
7,402.67 Col$
(44.68 MXN)
     +26.19 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6,615.75 Col$
(39.93 MXN)
11,163.78 Col$
(67.38 MXN)
     +68.75 %
Apples (1 lb) 2,566.85 Col$
(15.49 MXN)
2,905.95 Col$
(17.54 MXN)
     +13.21 %
Banana (1 lb) 1,184.68 Col$
(7.15 MXN)
1,446.09 Col$
(8.73 MXN)
     +22.07 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1,607.01 Col$
(9.70 MXN)
1,127.31 Col$
(6.80 MXN)
     -29.85 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1,241.71 Col$
(7.49 MXN)
1,177.41 Col$
(7.11 MXN)
     -5.18 %
Potato (1 lb) 1,260.99 Col$
(7.61 MXN)
1,503.08 Col$
(9.07 MXN)
     +19.20 %
Onion (1 lb) 1,133.98 Col$
(6.84 MXN)
1,240.04 Col$
(7.48 MXN)
     +9.35 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2,681.25 Col$
(16.18 MXN)
2,485.29 Col$
(15.00 MXN)
     -7.31 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,775.00 Col$
(16.75 MXN)
2,459.80 Col$
(14.85 MXN)
     -11.36 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30,000.00 Col$
(181.07 MXN)
24,852.89 Col$
(150.00 MXN)
     -17.16 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2,524.79 Col$
(15.24 MXN)
2,628.08 Col$
(15.86 MXN)
     +4.09 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5,454.55 Col$
(32.92 MXN)
4,556.36 Col$
(27.50 MXN)
     -16.47 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5,000.00 Col$
(30.18 MXN)
8,284.30 Col$
(50.00 MXN)
     +65.69 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2,200.00 Col$
(13.28 MXN)
1,325.49 Col$
(8.00 MXN)
     -39.75 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 95,652.17 Col$
(577.31 MXN)
48,636.72 Col$
(293.55 MXN)
     -49.15 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5,000.00 Col$
(30.18 MXN)
5,799.01 Col$
(35.00 MXN)
     +15.98 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2,092.15 Col$
(12.63 MXN)
2,666.46 Col$
(16.09 MXN)
     +27.45 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21,226.18 Col$
(128.11 MXN)
24,852.89 Col$
(150.00 MXN)
     +17.09 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 9,153.66 Col$
(55.25 MXN)
11,325.25 Col$
(68.35 MXN)
     +23.72 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 50,000,000.00 Col$
(301,775.71 MXN)
37,858,414.75 Col$
(228,495.00 MXN)
     -24.28 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 66,895,652.17 Col$
(403,749.66 MXN)
50,142,885.09 Col$
(302,638.10 MXN)
     -25.04 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 178,521.99 Col$
(1,077.47 MXN)
95,372.47 Col$
(575.62 MXN)
     -46.58 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 148.49 Col$
(0.90 MXN)
172.31 Col$
(1.04 MXN)
     +16.05 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 117,225.31 Col$
(707.51 MXN)
74,898.82 Col$
(452.05 MXN)
     -36.11 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 76,719.70 Col$
(463.04 MXN)
97,168.36 Col$
(586.46 MXN)
     +26.65 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 33,000.00 Col$
(199.17 MXN)
28,995.04 Col$
(175.00 MXN)
     -12.14 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13,000.00 Col$
(78.46 MXN)
9,941.16 Col$
(60.00 MXN)
     -23.53 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 457,000.00 Col$
(2,758.23 MXN)
480,883.79 Col$
(2,902.38 MXN)
     +5.23 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,176,502.25 Col$
(73,491.45 MXN)
10,849,814.67 Col$
(65,484.21 MXN)
     -10.90 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 167,422.83 Col$
(1,010.48 MXN)
118,051.25 Col$
(712.50 MXN)
     -29.49 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 109,307.20 Col$
(659.73 MXN)
78,700.83 Col$
(475.00 MXN)
     -28.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 237,924.20 Col$
(1,435.99 MXN)
195,509.44 Col$
(1,180.00 MXN)
     -17.83 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 221,636.36 Col$
(1,337.69 MXN)
198,231.42 Col$
(1,196.43 MXN)
     -10.56 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 758,856.26 Col$
(4,580.09 MXN)
1,696,367.49 Col$
(10,238.45 MXN)
     +123.54 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 727,083.33 Col$
(4,388.32 MXN)
956,958.09 Col$
(5,775.73 MXN)
     +31.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,392,247.86 Col$
(8,402.93 MXN)
3,463,207.28 Col$
(20,902.24 MXN)
     +148.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,342,142.86 Col$
(8,100.52 MXN)
1,792,420.90 Col$
(10,818.18 MXN)
     +33.55 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 345,487.14 Col$
(2,085.19 MXN)
450,210.51 Col$
(2,717.25 MXN)
     +30.31 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 315,351.58 Col$
(1,903.31 MXN)
335,820.39 Col$
(2,026.85 MXN)
     +6.49 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,038,193.64 Col$
(6,266.03 MXN)
1,508,097.34 Col$
(9,102.14 MXN)
     +45.26 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 12.08 11.38      -5.85 %
Last update: January 2019January 2019
Contributors:19970
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: COP