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¿What is the monthly cost of living in Costa Rica?

The cost of living for food, housing, public services, cell phones, internet and transportation estimated in Costa Rica, according to social class, is as follows:

Social classEstimated Minimum IncomeEstimated maximum income
Short₡$132.131₡$577.712
Half₡$276.517₡$1.509.512
High₡$1.196.561₡$7.999.184


Monthly cost of living per person or student

The estimated cost of living for a person or student for food, housing, public services, cell phone, internet and transportation, according to social stratum in the city of Alajuela, Cartago, Liberia, Heredia, Puerto Limón, Puntarenas, San José and country Costa Rica is as follows:

Monthly cost of living per family

The estimated cost of living for a family of 3 people for food, housing, public services, cell phone, internet and transportation, according to the social stratum in the city of Alajuela, Cartago, Liberia, Heredia, Puerto Limón, Puntarenas, San José and country Costa Rica is as follows:


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