Cost of Living in Nicaragua

Summary:

Restaurants
Edit Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.00 $ 3.00-10.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 26.50 $ 18.00-51.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 $ 5.45-8.29
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.27 $ 0.86-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.50 $ 2.00-4.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.04 $ 1.04-3.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.86 $ 0.58-1.25
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.77 $ 0.58-1.00
Markets
Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.71 $ 2.84-5.68
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.27 $ 0.69-2.04
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.49 $ 0.40-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.86 $ 1.20-2.30
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1.28 $ 0.61-1.81
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.50 $ 1.29-3.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.12 $ 2.50-4.00
Apples (1 lb) 2.66 $ 1.02-5.67
Banana (1 lb) 0.53 $ 0.23-1.00
Oranges (1 lb) 0.91 $ 0.46-1.13
Tomato (1 lb) 0.59 $ 0.40-0.91
Potato (1 lb) 0.66 $ 0.41-1.05
Onion (1 lb) 0.75 $ 0.50-1.00
Lettuce (1 head) 0.87 $ 0.60-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.05 $ 0.70-1.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.30 $ 5.76-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.06 $ 0.71-1.52
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.22 $ 1.60-3.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.76 $ 1.75-5.00
Transportation
Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.20 $ 0.08-0.65
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10.00 $ 6.60-56.10
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.00 $ 0.60-2.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.54 $ 0.97-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6.10 $ 5.00-10.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.99 $ 3.24-5.68
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,000.00 $ 14,337.44-18,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,956.07 $ 22,000.00-26,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 61.95 $ 50.00-125.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.31 $ 0.10-0.46
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.24 $ 43.95-150.00
Sports And Leisure
Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27.62 $ 10.00-35.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.00 $ 15.00-30.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.00 $ 4.00-10.25
Childcare
Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 115.09 $ 60.00-300.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,073.22 $ 1,800.00-8,100.00
Clothing And Shoes
Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.71 $ 10.00-70.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.31 $ 15.00-58.60
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.74 $ 35.00-117.20
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 77.76 $ 27.47-120.00
Rent Per Month
Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 247.35 $ 150.00-500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 184.71 $ 130.00-400.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 492.13 $ 300.00-800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 364.85 $ 250.00-500.00
Buy Apartment Price
Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 90.06 $ 55.74-111.48
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 49.46 $ 27.87-83.61
Salaries And Financing
Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 262.83 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.47 9.50-18.00

Prices in Nicaragua

This country had 292 entries in the past 12 months by 33 different contributors.
Last update: July 2021
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
Sources and References
  
This page in other languages:

DeutschLebenshaltungskosten in Nicaragua
PortuguêsCusto de Vida na Nicarágua
ItalianoCosto della Vita in Nicaragua
FrançaisCoût de la Vie au Nicaragua
EspañolCosto de Vida en Nicaragua