Cost of Living Comparison Between San Antonio, TX and Mexico City 

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Consumer Prices in Mexico City are 37.07% lower than in San Antonio, TX (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Mexico City are 40.40% lower than in San Antonio, TX
Rent Prices in Mexico City are 46.42% lower than in San Antonio, TX
Restaurant Prices in Mexico City are 41.86% lower than in San Antonio, TX
Groceries Prices in Mexico City are 34.74% lower than in San Antonio, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Mexico City is 78.17% lower than in San Antonio, TX
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Restaurants
San Antonio, TX Edit Mexico City Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.50 $
(315.28 MXN)
7.37 $
(150.00 MXN)
     -52.42 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 $
(1,118.75 MXN)
35.94 $
(731.07 MXN)
     -34.65 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(162.73 MXN)
6.39 $
(130.00 MXN)
     -20.11 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $
(81.36 MXN)
2.46 $
(50.00 MXN)
     -38.55 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 $
(101.70 MXN)
3.69 $
(75.00 MXN)
     -26.26 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.37 $
(88.84 MXN)
2.54 $
(51.70 MXN)
     -41.80 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.04 $
(41.51 MXN)
0.97 $
(19.68 MXN)
     -52.60 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.55 $
(31.63 MXN)
0.69 $
(14.06 MXN)
     -55.54 %
Markets
San Antonio, TX Edit Mexico City Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.68 $
(74.89 MXN)
4.69 $
(95.40 MXN)
     +27.40 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.15 $
(43.72 MXN)
1.69 $
(34.47 MXN)
     -21.15 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.09 $
(22.24 MXN)
0.61 $
(12.42 MXN)
     -44.16 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.95 $
(60.09 MXN)
1.78 $
(36.21 MXN)
     -39.74 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.24 $
(106.67 MXN)
3.14 $
(63.96 MXN)
     -40.04 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.15 $
(84.35 MXN)
2.61 $
(53.02 MXN)
     -37.14 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.88 $
(119.55 MXN)
3.99 $
(81.06 MXN)
     -32.19 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.57 $
(31.94 MXN)
1.06 $
(21.66 MXN)
     -32.18 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.61 $
(12.33 MXN)
0.57 $
(11.54 MXN)
     -6.44 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.28 $
(26.05 MXN)
0.60 $
(12.24 MXN)
     -53.00 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.27 $
(25.92 MXN)
0.63 $
(12.76 MXN)
     -50.77 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.74 $
(15.13 MXN)
0.65 $
(13.16 MXN)
     -13.03 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.98 $
(19.96 MXN)
0.60 $
(12.12 MXN)
     -39.29 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.36 $
(27.66 MXN)
0.92 $
(18.66 MXN)
     -32.54 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.38 $
(27.98 MXN)
0.78 $
(15.89 MXN)
     -43.18 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.99 $
(264.23 MXN)
10.82 $
(220.00 MXN)
     -16.74 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.40 $
(48.82 MXN)
1.31 $
(26.70 MXN)
     -45.31 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.29 $
(46.63 MXN)
2.39 $
(48.68 MXN)
     +4.39 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.08 $
(144.01 MXN)
3.44 $
(70.00 MXN)
     -51.39 %
Transportation
San Antonio, TX Edit Mexico City Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $
(30.51 MXN)
0.29 $
(6.00 MXN)
     -80.34 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 38.00 $
(772.95 MXN)
15.84 $
(322.17 MXN)
     -58.32 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.88 $
(58.48 MXN)
0.98 $
(20.00 MXN)
     -65.80 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.45 $
(49.84 MXN)
0.71 $
(14.48 MXN)
     -70.94 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(488.18 MXN)
5.90 $
(120.00 MXN)
     -75.42 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.87 $
(78.75 MXN)
4.27 $
(86.92 MXN)
     +10.37 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $
(508,522.85 MXN)
19,173.18 $
(390,000.00 MXN)
     -23.31 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,868.88 $
(485,514.73 MXN)
19,062.19 $
(387,742.40 MXN)
     -20.14 %
Utilities (Monthly)
San Antonio, TX Edit Mexico City Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 191.73 $
(3,899.97 MXN)
46.35 $
(942.85 MXN)
     -75.82 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 $
(4.02 MXN)
0.10 $
(1.97 MXN)
     -51.08 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 74.82 $
(1,521.89 MXN)
25.94 $
(527.65 MXN)
     -65.33 %
Sports And Leisure
San Antonio, TX Edit Mexico City Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 31.88 $
(648.37 MXN)
44.71 $
(909.35 MXN)
     +40.25 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.56 $
(275.87 MXN)
20.71 $
(421.33 MXN)
     +52.73 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 $
(264.43 MXN)
4.42 $
(90.00 MXN)
     -65.96 %
Childcare
San Antonio, TX Edit Mexico City Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,016.67 $
(20,679.93 MXN)
329.67 $
(6,705.88 MXN)
     -67.57 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,040.00 $
(224,563.69 MXN)
7,079.33 $
(144,000.00 MXN)
     -35.88 %
Clothing And Shoes
San Antonio, TX Edit Mexico City Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 45.70 $
(929.68 MXN)
48.34 $
(983.30 MXN)
     +5.77 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.12 $
(734.79 MXN)
35.00 $
(711.96 MXN)
     -3.11 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.12 $
(1,568.79 MXN)
79.29 $
(1,612.74 MXN)
     +2.80 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 100.33 $
(2,040.87 MXN)
82.23 $
(1,672.70 MXN)
     -18.04 %
Rent Per Month
San Antonio, TX Edit Mexico City Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,229.54 $
(25,009.94 MXN)
744.55 $
(15,144.74 MXN)
     -39.45 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,050.00 $
(21,357.96 MXN)
444.37 $
(9,038.94 MXN)
     -57.68 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,200.00 $
(44,750.01 MXN)
1,387.77 $
(28,228.57 MXN)
     -36.92 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,846.36 $
(37,556.72 MXN)
813.41 $
(16,545.45 MXN)
     -55.95 %
Buy Apartment Price
San Antonio, TX Edit Mexico City Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 241.42 $
(4,910.62 MXN)
241.81 $
(4,918.65 MXN)
     +0.16 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 139.04 $
(2,828.11 MXN)
146.10 $
(2,971.84 MXN)
     +5.08 %
Salaries And Financing
San Antonio, TX Edit Mexico City Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,119.93 $
(104,144.10 MXN)
666.16 $
(13,550.40 MXN)
     -86.99 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.01 10.42      +108.24 %
Last update: September 2022September 2022
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