Cost of living and prices in Jamaica, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc. 🇯🇲 Updated May 2021

Jamaica is country located in Caribbean. Jamaica covers an area of 10,991 square kilometres. Jamaica has a population of 2,847,232 and a population density of 259.05 people per square kilometre. The official language of Jamaica is English. Jamaica gross domestic product (GDP) is $14,390,000,000. GDP per capita is $ 5054. The currency in Jamaica is Jamaican dollar. Top level domains in Jamaica: .jm

Estimated cost of living for a month without rent

848.05 USD

Total cost of living for two person with average consumption for one month will be 848.05 USD, no rent price included. Click here to calculate cost-of-living estimate in Jamaica

Cost of Living Estimate

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Restaurants prices

Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
3.74 $
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
34.29 $
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
4.46 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
1.72 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
2.06 $
Cappuccino
2.07 $
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.76 $

Markets prices

Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.65 $
Milk, Regular,1 liter
1.79 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
1.98 $
White Rice, 1 kg
0.99 $
Eggs, 12 pack
2.31 $
Local Cheese, 1 kg
5.86 $
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
6.19 $
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
5.65 $
Apples, 1 kg
5.24 $
Banana, 1 kg
1.40 $
Oranges, 1 kg
1.76 $
Tomato, 1 kg
2.00 $
Potato, 1 kg
1.82 $
Onion, 1 kg
1.23 $
Lettuce, 1 head
0.85 $
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
0.95 $
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price
10.62 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
1.21 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
2.04 $
Pack of Cigarettes
4.36 $

Transportation prices

One-way Ticket, Local Transport
0.69 $
Monthly Pass, Regular Price
58.97 $
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
2.40 $
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
1.27 $
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
6.86 $
Gasoline, 1 liter
0.89 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
21,261.41 $
Honda Civic 1.6 Or Alternative New Car
19,341.02 $

Utilities Per Month prices

Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
102.60 $
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
0.04 $
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
34.39 $

Sports And Leisure prices

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
35.90 $
Tennis Court Rent, 1 Hour on Weekend
36.36 $

Salaries And Financing prices

Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
8.23 $
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
444.79 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages for 20 Years Fixed-Rate, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
0 %

Childcare prices

Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
230.53 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
1,646.04 $

Clothing And Shoes prices

Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
32.01 $
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
27.69 $
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
41.44 $
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
63.40 $

Rent Per Month prices

One bedroom apartment in city centre
321.18 $
One bedroom apartment outside of city centre
182.42 $
Three bedroom apartment in city centre
628.78 $
Three bedroom apartment outside of city centre
370.37 $

Buy Apartment prices

Price per m2 to Buy Apartment in City Center
1,798.70 $
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment Outside of City Center
1,711.34 $