Cost of living in La Paz, Mexico

Expatistan is a collaborative effort. Comparisons improve with every new price that you enter.
We need your help! Tell us about prices in La Paz.
Page-elements
Change the currency:
Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district Mex$ 105
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) Mex$ 102
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast Mex$ 46
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk Mex$ 22
12 eggs, large Mex$ 48
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes Mex$ 20
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese Mex$ 49
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples Mex$ 34
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes Mex$ 23
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket Mex$ 19
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality Mex$ 142
2 liters of Coca-Cola Mex$ 26
Bread for 2 people for 1 day Mex$ 18
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area Mex$ 11,133
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area Mex$ 9,253
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat Mex$ 877
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area Mex$ 5,514
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area Mex$ 4,000
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio Mex$ 600
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) Mex$ 464
40” flat screen TV Mex$ 7,301
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) Mex$ 1,264
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) Mex$ 49
Hourly rate for cleaning help Mex$ 50
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) Mex$ 767
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) Mex$ 779
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) Mex$ 1,226
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes Mex$ 1,200
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new Mex$ 276,833
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas Mex$ 14
Monthly ticket public transport Mex$ 597
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) Mex$ 120
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) Mex$ 132
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) Mex$ 800
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) Mex$ 490
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) Mex$ 95
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$ 25
Tube of toothpaste Mex$ 33
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city Mex$ 112
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub Mex$ 218
2 tickets to the movies Mex$ 118
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) Mex$ 217
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert Mex$ 725
1 cocktail drink in downtown club Mex$ 77
Cappuccino in expat area of the city Mex$ 57
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) Mex$ 35
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB Mex$ 5,000
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) Mex$ 4.50
1 month of gym membership in business district Mex$ 455
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes Mex$ 50
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on 42 prices entered by 10 different people.
Latest price update: August 19, 2018.

Do you live in La Paz? We need your help!

What is the price of

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new

in La Paz?

Mex$

International Cost of Living Index

loading...

Recent Prices Added

  • Monthly rent - 45 m2 furnished studio in normal area in Quito costs $350 (12 minutes ago)
  • Internet connection 300 mbps, 1 month in Jakarta costs Rp 150,000 (17 minutes ago)
  • Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in Bern costs CHF 25 (21 minutes ago)
  • Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in Chengdu costs 元139 (28 minutes ago)
  • Internet 8 mbps, 1 month in Midland, Texas costs $50 (40 minutes ago)
  • Internet connection 300 mbps, 1 month in Singapore costs SGD $40 (about 1 hour ago)