Cost of living in Guadalajara, Mexico

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Food
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district Mex$ 115
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) Mex$ 84
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast Mex$ 62
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk Mex$ 16
12 eggs, large Mex$ 35
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes Mex$ 16
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese Mex$ 58
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples Mex$ 34
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes Mex$ 19
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket Mex$ 17
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality Mex$ 198
2 liters of Coca-Cola Mex$ 23
Bread for 2 people for 1 day Mex$ 19
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area Mex$ 11,776
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area Mex$ 6,054
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat Mex$ 661
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area Mex$ 7,699
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area Mex$ 4,272
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio Mex$ 622
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) Mex$ 346
40” flat screen TV Mex$ 6,487
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) Mex$ 1,682
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) Mex$ 83
Hourly rate for cleaning help Mex$ 45
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) Mex$ 779
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) Mex$ 603
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) Mex$ 1,360
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes Mex$ 1,369
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new Mex$ 260,269
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas Mex$ 15
Monthly ticket public transport Mex$ 805
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) Mex$ 126
Personal Care
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) Mex$ 59
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) Mex$ 173
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) Mex$ 453
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) Mex$ 51
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) Mex$ 48
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) Mex$ 50
4 rolls of toilet paper Mex$ 29
Tube of toothpaste Mex$ 25
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city Mex$ 140
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub Mex$ 318
2 tickets to the movies Mex$ 151
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) Mex$ 1,749
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert Mex$ 619
1 cocktail drink in downtown club Mex$ 81
Cappuccino in expat area of the city Mex$ 48
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) Mex$ 43
iPod nano 16GB Mex$ 3,207
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) Mex$ 1.66
1 month of gym membership in business district Mex$ 537
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes Mex$ 48
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 810 prices entered by 93 different people.
Latest price update: February 21, 2017.

Guadalajara position in our World Ranking

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204th
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29th
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