Cost of living in Guadalajara, Mexico

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Food [Edit]
MXN USD
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district Mex$ 108 ($5.65)
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) Mex$ 83 ($4.36)
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast Mex$ 53 ($2.78)
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk Mex$ 16 ($0.83)
12 eggs, large Mex$ 30 ($1.59)
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes Mex$ 20 ($1.07)
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese Mex$ 47 ($2.49)
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples Mex$ 38 ($1.97)
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes Mex$ 20 ($1.06)
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket Mex$ 15 ($0.77)
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality Mex$ 230 ($12)
2 liters of Coca-Cola Mex$ 22 ($1.15)
Bread for 2 people for 1 day Mex$ 15 ($0.81)
Housing [Edit]
MXN USD
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area Mex$ 13,686 ($719)
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area Mex$ 7,904 ($415)
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat Mex$ 838 ($44)
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area Mex$ 10,688 ($561)
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area Mex$ 4,753 ($250)
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio Mex$ 607 ($32)
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) Mex$ 380 ($20)
40” flat screen TV Mex$ 6,518 ($342)
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) Mex$ 1,863 ($98)
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) Mex$ 101 ($5.33)
Hourly rate for cleaning help Mex$ 40 ($2.11)
Clothes [Edit]
MXN USD
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) Mex$ 873 ($46)
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) Mex$ 525 ($28)
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) Mex$ 1,261 ($66)
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes Mex$ 1,225 ($64)
Transportation [Edit]
MXN USD
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new Mex$ 230,500 ($12,105)
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas Mex$ 16 ($0.86)
Monthly ticket public transport Mex$ 473 ($25)
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) Mex$ 104 ($5.46)
Personal Care [Edit]
MXN USD
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) Mex$ 57 ($2.98)
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) Mex$ 190 ($10)
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) Mex$ 478 ($25)
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) Mex$ 53 ($2.77)
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) Mex$ 47 ($2.49)
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) Mex$ 51 ($2.67)
4 rolls of toilet paper Mex$ 27 ($1.41)
Tube of toothpaste Mex$ 25 ($1.30)
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city Mex$ 131 ($7)
Entertainment [Edit]
MXN USD
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub Mex$ 272 ($14)
2 tickets to the movies Mex$ 144 ($8)
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) Mex$ 1,216 ($64)
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert Mex$ 697 ($37)
1 cocktail drink in downtown club Mex$ 90 ($4.73)
Cappuccino in expat area of the city Mex$ 47 ($2.49)
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) Mex$ 36 ($1.90)
iPad Air 2, 64GB Mex$ 9,451 ($496)
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) Mex$ 1.27 ($0.07)
1 month of gym membership in business district Mex$ 552 ($29)
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes Mex$ 48 ($2.53)
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 665 prices entered by 99 different people.
Latest price update: October 18, 2017.

Guadalajara position in our World Ranking

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296th
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52nd
out of 53
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6th
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