Costa Rica

Costa Rica is divers, leerzaam,  /  Costa Rica has a population of 4,586,353, and its size (surface area) is 51,100 km². It borders Nicaragua Panama , and the country code (phone) is +506. The Vore provides the cost of living in Costa Rica, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Map of Costa Rica

Minimum wage (Year) $529.37
Income per capita (GDP - PPP) $15,365
Average salary (Month) $818.69

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at Beatle Bar & Monkey Bar or go clubbing at Jaco Blu Beach Club & Club Gaira in Costa Rica? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at Kelly's Liquor Store? The alcohol price level is rated 48/100. The Vore provides Costa Rica's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age 18
Legal smoking age 18
Price pack of cigarettes $3.42
Local beer brands La Chimbilaca Lapa Verde & Costa Rica’s Segua Red Ale
Price of coffee $2.42
Price of local beer (0,5L) $2.10
Price of supermarket beer (0.5L) $1.77
Price of local wine (supermarket - bottle) $11.26
Price of Cocktail (club) $8.30

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Costa Rica? Or right next to The Ujarrás historical site, Arenal Volcano, Poás Volcano Crater, Basílica de Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles, ? The real estate price level is duur(/100). The Vore talks Costa Rica's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre $510
Rent in cheaper area $381
Costs of internet $49
Costs of electricity, water and heating $64


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2) $1582
Cheaper area apartment (per m2) $1284
Mortgage interest rate 11.10 %

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Local food information & average prices

Going to eat Gallo Pinto con Platanos Fritos(national dish) at Antichi Sapori & La Bodega in Costa Rica? Or buy food at supermarkets like Pali Supermarket & Super Mora or at local market places like Tamarindo Farmers Market? The price level of food in Costa Rica is duur(49/100). The Vore provides Costa Rica's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
Price of budget restaurant $8.69
Price of local food restaurant $18.80
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds) $7.59
Price of bread $2.00
Price of milk $1.52

Cost of living & average salary by city Costa Rica