Cost of Living in Porto

Summary about cost of living in Porto, Portugal:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 7.84 $ 5.88-14.71
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 37.25 $ 24.51-58.82
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.86 $ 5.88-7.84
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.96 $ 0.98-2.94
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.06 $ 1.47-3.92
Cappuccino (regular) 1.63 $ 0.69-2.94
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.42 $ 0.98-1.96
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.98 $ 0.78-1.47
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.40 $ 1.86-2.97
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.01 $ 0.53-1.78
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.45 $ 0.31-0.66
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.95 $ 1.26-2.71
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.69 $ 2.13-5.34
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.45 $ 1.56-3.56
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.30 $ 2.67-6.23
Apples (1 lb) 0.83 $ 0.44-1.11
Banana (1 lb) 0.57 $ 0.42-1.11
Oranges (1 lb) 0.57 $ 0.36-0.98
Tomato (1 lb) 0.72 $ 0.44-0.89
Potato (1 lb) 0.48 $ 0.25-1.11
Onion (1 lb) 0.54 $ 0.36-0.88
Lettuce (1 head) 1.11 $ 0.63-1.95
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.52 $ 0.20-0.98
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 3.92 $ 2.93-5.88
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.02 $ 0.59-1.56
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.82 $ 0.84-2.94
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.10 $ 4.90-5.49
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.47 $ 1.18-1.96
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 36.27 $ 29.41-39.21
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.19 $ 2.84-4.90
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.03 $ 0.74-1.97
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 14.71 $ 14.51-14.71
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.40 $ 6.68-7.98
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,508.48 $ 23,528.14-29,410.18
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,680.38 $ 23,528.14-29,410.18
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 108.90 $ 78.43-175.48
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $ 0.08-0.22
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 33.22 $ 29.41-44.12
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.57 $ 23.53-57.84
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.91 $ 6.86-19.61
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.86 $ 5.88-9.80
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 348.67 $ 284.30-490.17
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,742.88 $ 4,117.43-11,764.07
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 73.41 $ 24.51-107.84
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 26.14 $ 14.71-39.21
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 69.60 $ 44.07-107.84
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 92.21 $ 49.02-147.05
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 725.59 $ 588.20-931.32
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 554.93 $ 441.15-686.24
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,302.76 $ 980.34-1,764.61
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 910.08 $ 784.27-1,176.41
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 310.92 $ 227.69-418.95
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 173.29 $ 136.61-255.01
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 948.27 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.34 1.25-3.60

Prices in Porto

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Last update: October 2022
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3 Comments so far
Charles McVicker on May 20, 2020:
I lived in Porto for sometime with my wife and we both had US retirement and SS and lived comfortably. However, after my wife died I moved back to the USA. I love Portugal very much.
harsh on Jan 12, 2019:
how much could be the student accommodation cost in college hostels in vila do conde
David Sheriff on Oct 15, 2018:
As english man aged 72 and with UK govt pension and small private pension married toa Brasilian woman with pension how much is the Council Tax if renting property is 1 or 2 bedroom apatment or 1/2 bedroom house.

Thank you

David & Virginia