Cost of Living in Playa del Carmen

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Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 163.00 MXN 90.00-300.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 762.22 MXN 500.00-1,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 140.00 MXN 125.00-150.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 60.00 MXN 36.22-80.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 80.00 MXN 50.00-100.00
Cappuccino (regular) 63.67 MXN 20.00-120.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 23.23 MXN 18.11-45.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 18.12 MXN 15.00-25.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 100.47 MXN 56.78-134.38
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 31.52 MXN 18.14-49.90
Rice (white), (1 lb) 9.02 MXN 5.44-18.11
Eggs (regular) (12) 52.40 MXN 21.60-72.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 65.43 MXN 27.22-115.67
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 57.83 MXN 36.22-87.54
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 80.97 MXN 41.07-113.40
Apples (1 lb) 15.88 MXN 5.44-22.68
Banana (1 lb) 11.01 MXN 7.71-13.61
Oranges (1 lb) 11.34 MXN 8.62-31.30
Tomato (1 lb) 17.86 MXN 4.45-31.75
Potato (1 lb) 17.54 MXN 5.81-27.17
Onion (1 lb) 16.65 MXN 5.44-26.74
Lettuce (1 head) 21.03 MXN 10.00-35.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.50 MXN 9.00-36.22
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 160.00 MXN 140.00-230.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 27.83 MXN 12.00-33.33
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 52.33 MXN 18.00-100.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 77.00 MXN 68.00-78.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 10.00 MXN 9.00-20.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) ?
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 50.00 MXN 50.00-50.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 80.47 MXN 64.37-80.47
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 225.00 MXN 200.00-250.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 90.77 MXN 87.06-98.42
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 522,500.00 MXN 450,000.00-595,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 416,633.33 MXN 410,900.00-489,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,443.87 MXN 905.54-2,000.00
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 416.62 MXN 200.00-500.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 487.50 MXN 400.00-1,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 823.89 MXN 500.00-1,500.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 250.00 MXN 250.00-250.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 69.50 MXN 50.00-90.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 5,166.67 MXN 3,500.00-6,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 54,000.00 MXN 54,000.00-54,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 925.92 MXN 500.00-1,500.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 612.69 MXN 200.00-1,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,224.43 MXN 1,000.00-2,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,324.43 MXN 1,000.00-3,999.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 15,611.11 MXN 12,000.00-21,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,380.00 MXN 8,000.00-25,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 34,166.67 MXN 30,000.00-40,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 16,555.56 MXN 13,000.00-28,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 4,614.10 MXN 4,180.60-5,047.60
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,387.06 MXN 1,199.99-5,574.14
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 14,500.00 MXN
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.25 10.00-12.00

Prices in Playa del Carmen

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1 Comments so far
fabrizio on Feb 17, 2023:
Almost everything is correct, but the rent not so much. ive been living in Playa del Carmen 1 year (from february 2022 to february 2023) and i payed almost 7000mx pesos for 1 bedroom. In CTM Avenue