Cost of Living in Casablanca

Summary of cost of living in Casablanca, Morocco:

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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 40.00 MAD 25.00-60.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 250.00 MAD 200.00-500.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 70.00 MAD 60.00-80.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 30.00 MAD 20.00-60.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 40.00 MAD 20.00-70.00
Cappuccino (regular) 19.24 MAD 12.00-35.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 5.28 MAD 4.00-12.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.56 MAD 3.00-8.00
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 31.81 MAD 22.71-41.64
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 5.36 MAD 1.81-18.14
Rice (white), (1 lb) 7.37 MAD 5.90-9.07
Eggs (regular) (12) 16.24 MAD 12.00-24.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 37.13 MAD 18.14-54.43
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 29.42 MAD 13.61-36.29
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 41.83 MAD 31.75-49.90
Apples (1 lb) 6.76 MAD 3.63-9.95
Banana (1 lb) 5.64 MAD 4.08-8.62
Oranges (1 lb) 3.63 MAD 1.36-5.44
Tomato (1 lb) 3.41 MAD 2.06-5.44
Potato (1 lb) 3.04 MAD 1.36-4.54
Onion (1 lb) 3.45 MAD 1.81-6.35
Lettuce (1 head) 3.57 MAD 2.00-7.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 5.58 MAD 5.00-6.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 80.00 MAD 50.00-150.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 21.28 MAD 16.67-25.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 21.75 MAD 15.00-45.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 38.00 MAD 35.00-45.00
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 7.00 MAD 5.00-8.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 230.00 MAD 180.00-300.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 8.00 MAD 7.00-8.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 12.07 MAD 11.27-16.09
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 75.00 MAD 50.00-100.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 56.08 MAD 49.21-63.78
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 250,000.00 MAD 240,000.00-300,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 231,426.50 MAD 200,000.00-270,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 402.92 MAD 300.00-800.00
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 99.50 MAD 99.00-150.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 378.19 MAD 250.00-500.00
Sports And Leisure
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 278.45 MAD 125.00-500.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 255.56 MAD 200.00-400.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 65.00 MAD 50.00-90.00
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,966.67 MAD 1,000.00-3,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 44,400.00 MAD 30,000.00-60,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 537.57 MAD 200.00-800.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 429.00 MAD 250.00-700.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 945.00 MAD 500.00-1,800.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 913.16 MAD 500.00-1,500.00
Rent Per Month
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 4,722.24 MAD 3,500.00-6,500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,721.18 MAD 1,800.00-5,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 8,452.90 MAD 6,500.00-12,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,732.55 MAD 3,500.00-8,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,832.71 MAD 1,393.53-2,787.07
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 956.89 MAD 836.12-1,393.53
Salaries And Financing
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,044.21 MAD
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.18 4.20-6.00

Prices in Casablanca

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Last update: September 2023
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11 Comments so far
Anonymous on Jul 17, 2023:
A lot of heat coming from people who visited Morocco in their dreams f off
Hazman on Oct 02, 2022:
Morocco and Moroccans are generally kind but I am also a US Muslim and look Moroccan. I have been treated well even after telling people that. I rented my own car so you should know how to drive very well for that. Good and bad people are everywhere and obviously if there is economic scarcity in a country there will always be people who want to make money off of you. Don't generalize not be Nieve with your money and you will be ok. I love my Maghrebi brothers and sisters and wish only the best for that country.
Anonymous on Dec 03, 2021:
Don't listen to Rupert!!!

I've lived in Casablanca and other areas of Morocco for 5 years but I left last September. Moroccans are closed off socially when it comes to foreigners especially from the U S. I experienced their attempts at thievery daily purchasing things transportation etc. Walking around is a chore too people harassing me and other foreigners for money,and yes it's a constant thing even when trying to eat at a restaurant. They'll come up to the table and ask for money happened everytime I was out.There's nothing pleasant about the Moroccan mindset promise.
Rupert on Oct 15, 2021:
Morocco is nothing like the comments I am reading….. I had a pleasant time in Morocco and the people in Morocco are just the same as every else in the world many are pleasant and kind…. There is a few bad ones that want to make a quick buck but are not in the same way as in the U.S. …. Overall, it is pleasant country with great weather, food, and especially people.
Anonymous on Jan 26, 2021:
Morocco was close alies with European union but now Morocco is on the terrorist watch list for abeding terrorists groups in Morocco.
Anonymous on Jan 18, 2021:
Anyone who's ever visited Morocco already knows how vicious Moroccans can be.So it's best to never visit Morocco and avoid it all.
Anonymous on Jan 14, 2021:
Most people are aware of how Moroccans are being devious. But there's two areas where Moroccans normally don't enter SAHARA and ALGERIA but if they do enter either of those areas they're never seen again.
Anonymous on Jan 14, 2021:
Becareful in morocco
Most people here are beggers, even educated, working people, they are all con-artists.
they will ask for money .. or a loan with no intention of paying back .... women ask for money or taking them shopping ... every day thing... they are selfish , self centered people ... if you are from Europe or USA women and men are after visa ... bunch of con-artists. divorce rate is very high because of it....
Keep small change for small taxi.. they cheat you ... even at hyper-market they short change you ....
not a place to visit nor live ... dishonesty is way of life.
buyer be aware.... be safe - stay safe
Anonymous on Dec 09, 2020:
I agree with your comments on Jan 16,2020 ANONYME !!! That's why men from Assad come to Morocco and steal your fresh pretty women for our own use and your wives too only if they are worthy of us Assad men.Anywhere in Morocco is good for harvesting your women especially at night.
Ali on Oct 17, 2020:
I am moroccan and i dont encourage you to live in big cities like casablanca. Its typically high in population.scarcity of jobs , low salaries and the majority of employers wont fiscaly declare you which will eleminate you from basic health insurance, retirenent..ect. The ideal is come to this country as a tourist, target small cities in the south. Its also beneficial for people seeking extended stay who want to move in and live a decent life and enjoy the nice weather.
Anonyme on Jan 16, 2020:
I regret when I read comments praising Morocco, so I am sure that these people are ignorant of the truth of Morocco and the Moroccans, a Moroccan may invite you to eat free food and show you generosity and generosity at first, but you will pay the price of that food and more than that when he gets your trust and focuses on you and robs you of what you have and hits you a blow that you will never again I know foreigners who came to Morocco and were fooled and deceived. Their fate was displacement, and some of them were physically liquidated. I am Moroccan and no one will know Morocco and the Moroccans more than me, a swindler, a fraud and a terrorist peuple.