Cost of living index in Aruba

Milk (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.71 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 7.34 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.46 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.24 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 12.57 (USD)
Boneless chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.68 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.97 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.06 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.12 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.51 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.25 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.58 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.39 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 2.56 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 2.76 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 9.8 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.7 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 4.77 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 8.27 (USD)
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 8 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 15 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 78.41 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 1.95 (USD)
Cup of coffee 3.22 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 2.12 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.37 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 4.8 (USD)
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 90.26 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 113.86 (USD)
High quality jeans 65.25 (USD)
womens summer dress 46.69 (USD)
Taxi minimum charge 15 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 5.23 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 71.81 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 2.43 (USD)
One month pass 66.56 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.2 (USD)
Mid range compact car (Honda Civic) 25333 (USD)
Mid range family car (Toyota corolla) 27299.8 (USD)
Gym monthly membership cost 58.29 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 21.24 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 10.3 (USD)
1 bedroom flat in city center 602.92 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1275.27 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 538.24 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1184.93 (USD)
Square meter price in city center 4905.2 (USD)
Square meter price outside city center 133375 (USD)
Monthly (Natural Gas, Electricity, Water, AC) for family 163.87 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet (ADSL or Fiber optic) 56.8 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.48 (USD)
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 331.31 (USD)
Average primary, secondary and high school yearly fees 19962 (USD)
Average monthly net salary 1354.99 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 6.87 %

Grocery budget for one person per month in Aruba

On average a signle person can spend arround 192 (USD) a month which is considered quite affordable comparing to other places in the world. This will cover all your supermarket needs such as fruit, vegetables, dairy products and drinking water.
Note that cigarettes, beers and wine are excluded from this expenses report.

Grocery budget for two people per month in Aruba

327 (USD) will be enough for grocery shopping for a couple or two people splitting supermarket expenses.
this budget is considered quite cheap if we compare it to the average worldwide, this budget will cover their monthly needs on dairy products, fruits and veggies and all other supermarket expenses excluding cigarettes, wine and beer.

Grocery budget for family of 4 per month in Aruba

Grocery expenses for family of 4 people can be on average 518 (USD) per month in Aruba, if we compare it to other big cities in the world this amount is considered on the cheap side.
This report is taking in consideration all monthly needs for the family from supermarket including bakery and dairy products.

Average living cost in Aruba for one person per month

An average single consumer can make it through one month in Aruba for arround 1180 (USD), which is affordable if we compare it to other big cities.
This will cover all you basic needs, supermarket shopping will cost on average 192 (USD) while renting a one bedroom appartement a bit far from city center will cost around 538 (USD), transportation, home utilities and gym membership can cost on average 393 (USD).

Average living cost in Aruba for a couple per month

Monthly cost of living for a couple in Aruba can average 1917 (USD), which puts it in the cheap side in comparison with the big cities in the world.
Rent will take the big part it can cost arround 807 (USD) for a single bedroom flat close to city center, grocery shopping can cost on average 327 (USD) while home utilities, gym, one month transportation and mobile for two people membership can be arround 547 (USD).

Average living cost in Aruba for family of 4 per month

For a decent living standard a family of 4 people can make through a month in Aruba for about 5689 (USD), which is considered quite affordable regarding the average worldwide.
Three bedroom appartement not far from city center can cost 1659 (USD), if we do the calculation, private school for two childs will average monthly about 2395 (USD), while supermarket expenses will cost for the family not less than 518 (USD), home expenses such as wifi, water, electricity and mobile membership will cost about 307 (USD).

Cost of living by city in Aruba