Cost of living in Lucena City, Philippines

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district Php153
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) Php165
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast Php87
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk Php74
12 eggs, large Php72
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes Php66
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese Php117
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples Php87
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes Php65
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket Php48
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality Php423
2 liters of Coca-Cola Php62
Bread for 2 people for 1 day Php30
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area Php17,500
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area Php12,500
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat Php4,854
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area Php6,447
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area Php6,000
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio Php5,000
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) Php1,345
40” flat screen TV Php14,126
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) Php3,360
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) Php300
Hourly rate for cleaning help Php50
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) Php2,071
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) -
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) Php3,114
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes Php1,714
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new -
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas Php43
Monthly ticket public transport Php450
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) -
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) -
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) Php244
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) Php411
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) -
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) Php201
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) Php111
4 rolls of toilet paper Php50
Tube of toothpaste Php56
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city Php151
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub Php600
2 tickets to the movies Php332
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) Php380
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert Php800
1 cocktail drink in downtown club Php176
Cappuccino in expat area of the city Php180
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) Php62
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB Php18,000
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) Php9
1 month of gym membership in business district -
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes Php63
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on 58 prices entered by less than 5 different people.
Latest price update: October 30, 2017.

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