Cost of living in Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Summary of cost of living in Santiago de los Caballeros

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs: RD$ 101,265
  • Single person estimated monthly costs: RD$ 40,137
  • WARNING!  These estimates are based on data that may have some inconsistencies at the moment. They already provide a decent estimate but they are not currently bullet-proof.
Expatistan is a collaborative effort. The data gets better with every new price that you enter.
We need your help! Tell us about prices in Santiago de los Caballeros.
Page-elements

List of prices in Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic. Current as of May 2021.

Change the currency:
Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district RD$ 307
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) RD$ 294
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast RD$ 111
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk RD$ 57
12 eggs, large RD$ 79
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes RD$ 64
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese RD$ 179
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples RD$ 108
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes RD$ 56
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket RD$ 103
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality RD$ 600
2 liters of coca-cola RD$ 68
Bread for 2 people for 1 day RD$ 42
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area RD$ 26,144
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area RD$ 14,778
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat RD$ 3,187
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area RD$ 16,983
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area RD$ 9,552
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio RD$ 2,282
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) RD$ 1,550
40” flat screen tv RD$ 28,486
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) RD$ 4,978
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) RD$ 319
Hourly rate for cleaning help RD$ 156
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) RD$ 2,254
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) RD$ 1,960
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) RD$ 3,796
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes RD$ 3,021
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new RD$ 821,416
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas RD$ 61
Monthly ticket public transport RD$ 1,929
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) RD$ 477
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) RD$ 294
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) RD$ 399
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) RD$ 1,472
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) RD$ 353
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) RD$ 143
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) RD$ 184
4 rolls of toilet paper RD$ 106
Tube of toothpaste RD$ 109
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city RD$ 318
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub RD$ 940
2 tickets to the movies RD$ 425
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) RD$ 1,600
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert RD$ 1,665
1 cocktail drink in downtown club RD$ 218
Cappuccino in expat area of the city RD$ 86
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) RD$ 139
Ipad wi-fi 128gb RD$ 27,111
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) RD$ 8
1 month of gym membership in business district RD$ 1,779
1 package of marlboro cigarettes RD$ 128
Some of these prices have some inconsistencies. They already provide a reliable comparison but they are not bullet-proof. They are based on 113 prices entered by 15 different people.
Latest price update: May 08, 2021

Do you live in Santiago de los Caballeros? We need your help!

What is the price of

Theater (best available seats)

in Santiago de los Caballeros?

RD$

International Cost of Living Index

loading...

Prices recently added

  • Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in San Antonio, Texas costs $10 (44 minutes ago)
  • Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in Barranquilla costs COL$15,000 (about 1 hour ago)
  • 1 pack of marlboro cigarettes in Las Vegas, Nevada costs $11 (about 1 hour ago)
  • 500 g of boneless chicken breast in Lima costs S/. 4.60 (about 2 hours ago)
  • Internet connection 300 mbps, 1 month in Istanbul costs 500TL (about 2 hours ago)
  • 12 eggs, large in La Rioja costs ARS $180 (about 3 hours ago)