Cost of living in Mexico City, Mexico

These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 10,020 prices entered by 832 different people.
Latest price update: March 01, 2015.
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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district Mex$ 114
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) Mex$ 73
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast Mex$ 49
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk Mex$ 15
12 eggs, large Mex$ 28
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes Mex$ 21
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese Mex$ 64
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples Mex$ 34
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes Mex$ 22
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket Mex$ 23
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality Mex$ 224
2 liters of Coca-Cola Mex$ 21
Bread for 2 people for 1 day Mex$ 16
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area Mex$ 17,850
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat Mex$ 1,063
Internet 8MB (1 month) Mex$ 473
40” flat screen TV Mex$ 9,203
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt Mex$ 1,457
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) Mex$ 80
Hourly rate for cleaning help Mex$ 35
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) Mex$ 674
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) Mex$ 643
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) Mex$ 1,165
1 pair of leather business shoes Mex$ 1,036
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new Mex$ 225,888
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas Mex$ 13
Monthly ticket public transport Mex$ 375
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) Mex$ 97
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) Mex$ 71
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) Mex$ 76
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) Mex$ 46
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) Mex$ 55
4 rolls of toilet paper Mex$ 32
Tube of toothpaste Mex$ 27
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city Mex$ 123
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub Mex$ 370
2 tickets to the movies Mex$ 134
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) Mex$ 1,363
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert Mex$ 780
1 cocktail drink in downtown club Mex$ 89
Capuccino in expat area of the city Mex$ 42
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) Mex$ 43
iPod nano 16GB Mex$ 3,709
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) Mex$ 1.43
1 month of gym membership in business district Mex$ 1,012
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes Mex$ 45

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