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Cost of Living Comparison Between Medellin and Puerto Vallarta 

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Consumer Prices in Puerto Vallarta are 13.00% higher than in Medellin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Puerto Vallarta are 30.82% higher than in Medellin
Rent Prices in Puerto Vallarta are 92.18% higher than in Medellin
Restaurant Prices in Puerto Vallarta are 25.24% higher than in Medellin
Groceries Prices in Puerto Vallarta are 27.54% higher than in Medellin
Local Purchasing Power in Puerto Vallarta is 7.14% lower than in Medellin
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  MedellinPuerto VallartaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13,000.00 Col$
(72.49 MXN)
13,898.40 Col$
(77.50 MXN)
     +6.91 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60,000.00 Col$
(334.57 MXN)
79,668.85 Col$
(444.25 MXN)
     +32.78 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15,000.00 Col$
(83.64 MXN)
15,602.07 Col$
(87.00 MXN)
     +4.01 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3,000.00 Col$
(16.73 MXN)
5,380.03 Col$
(30.00 MXN)
     +79.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6,000.00 Col$
(33.46 MXN)
7,621.70 Col$
(42.50 MXN)
     +27.03 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3,377.43 Col$
(18.83 MXN)
6,858.70 Col$
(38.25 MXN)
     +103.07 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2,166.59 Col$
(12.08 MXN)
2,324.45 Col$
(12.96 MXN)
     +7.29 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2,114.20 Col$
(11.79 MXN)
1,917.80 Col$
(10.69 MXN)
     -9.29 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8,487.50 Col$
(47.33 MXN)
11,910.15 Col$
(66.41 MXN)
     +40.33 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2,667.98 Col$
(14.88 MXN)
4,330.04 Col$
(24.15 MXN)
     +62.30 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1,373.88 Col$
(7.66 MXN)
1,464.20 Col$
(8.16 MXN)
     +6.57 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5,445.14 Col$
(30.36 MXN)
4,643.44 Col$
(25.89 MXN)
     -14.72 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3,805.27 Col$
(21.22 MXN)
6,688.69 Col$
(37.30 MXN)
     +75.77 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5,981.19 Col$
(33.35 MXN)
7,772.96 Col$
(43.34 MXN)
     +29.96 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6,321.94 Col$
(35.25 MXN)
11,978.03 Col$
(66.79 MXN)
     +89.47 %
Apples (1 lb) 2,807.04 Col$
(15.65 MXN)
3,276.84 Col$
(18.27 MXN)
     +16.74 %
Banana (1 lb) 1,083.04 Col$
(6.04 MXN)
1,342.19 Col$
(7.48 MXN)
     +23.93 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1,648.93 Col$
(9.19 MXN)
1,563.90 Col$
(8.72 MXN)
     -5.16 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1,275.10 Col$
(7.11 MXN)
1,301.52 Col$
(7.26 MXN)
     +2.07 %
Potato (1 lb) 1,176.32 Col$
(6.56 MXN)
1,669.28 Col$
(9.31 MXN)
     +41.91 %
Onion (1 lb) 1,225.71 Col$
(6.83 MXN)
1,572.66 Col$
(8.77 MXN)
     +28.31 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2,533.33 Col$
(14.13 MXN)
2,676.26 Col$
(14.92 MXN)
     +5.64 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,416.67 Col$
(13.48 MXN)
2,450.90 Col$
(13.67 MXN)
     +1.42 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 36,000.00 Col$
(200.74 MXN)
26,900.13 Col$
(150.00 MXN)
     -25.28 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3,685.86 Col$
(20.55 MXN)
2,943.03 Col$
(16.41 MXN)
     -20.15 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6,000.00 Col$
(33.46 MXN)
4,931.69 Col$
(27.50 MXN)
     -17.81 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5,450.00 Col$
(30.39 MXN)
8,966.71 Col$
(50.00 MXN)
     +64.53 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2,200.00 Col$
(12.27 MXN)
1,793.34 Col$
(10.00 MXN)
     -18.48 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 93,826.09 Col$
(523.19 MXN)
51,390.00 Col$
(286.56 MXN)
     -45.23 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3,600.00 Col$
(20.07 MXN)
6,276.70 Col$
(35.00 MXN)
     +74.35 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2,076.05 Col$
(11.58 MXN)
2,886.10 Col$
(16.09 MXN)
     +39.02 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25,000.00 Col$
(139.40 MXN)
26,900.13 Col$
(150.00 MXN)
     +7.60 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 9,380.65 Col$
(52.31 MXN)
13,375.84 Col$
(74.59 MXN)
     +42.59 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 50,000,000.00 Col$
(278,809.11 MXN)
40,976,961.37 Col$
(228,495.00 MXN)
     -18.05 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 67,810,000.00 Col$
(378,120.91 MXN)
58,283,605.53 Col$
(325,000.00 MXN)
     -14.05 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 180,801.39 Col$
(1,008.18 MXN)
89,505.82 Col$
(499.10 MXN)
     -50.49 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 147.83 Col$
(0.82 MXN)
208.57 Col$
(1.16 MXN)
     +41.08 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 127,533.17 Col$
(711.15 MXN)
85,861.22 Col$
(478.78 MXN)
     -32.68 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 71,670.69 Col$
(399.65 MXN)
104,607.61 Col$
(583.31 MXN)
     +45.96 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22,600.00 Col$
(126.02 MXN)
31,383.48 Col$
(175.00 MXN)
     +38.86 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12,000.00 Col$
(66.91 MXN)
9,415.04 Col$
(52.50 MXN)
     -21.54 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 530,952.38 Col$
(2,960.69 MXN)
424,424.20 Col$
(2,366.67 MXN)
     -20.06 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,894,030.77 Col$
(60,747.10 MXN)
10,281,511.18 Col$
(57,331.58 MXN)
     -5.62 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 160,567.43 Col$
(895.35 MXN)
124,816.58 Col$
(696.00 MXN)
     -22.27 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 107,853.33 Col$
(601.41 MXN)
101,622.70 Col$
(566.67 MXN)
     -5.78 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 242,517.09 Col$
(1,352.32 MXN)
209,596.81 Col$
(1,168.75 MXN)
     -13.57 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 231,105.67 Col$
(1,288.69 MXN)
178,437.50 Col$
(995.00 MXN)
     -22.79 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 881,751.61 Col$
(4,916.81 MXN)
1,933,182.74 Col$
(10,779.78 MXN)
     +119.24 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 767,181.48 Col$
(4,277.94 MXN)
1,163,512.13 Col$
(6,487.96 MXN)
     +51.66 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,577,570.83 Col$
(8,796.82 MXN)
3,616,609.81 Col$
(20,166.88 MXN)
     +129.25 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,408,214.29 Col$
(7,852.46 MXN)
2,193,854.69 Col$
(12,233.33 MXN)
     +55.79 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 349,777.03 Col$
(1,950.42 MXN)
459,318.58 Col$
(2,561.24 MXN)
     +31.32 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 328,580.65 Col$
(1,832.23 MXN)
391,522.95 Col$
(2,183.20 MXN)
     +19.16 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 986,478.27 Col$
(5,500.78 MXN)
1,198,454.40 Col$
(6,682.80 MXN)
     +21.49 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.33 11.34      +0.11 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:20081
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: COP