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La Libertad, El Salvador

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By Joshua Wood, LPC

Last updated on Mar 10, 2023

Summary: People describe La Libertad, El Salvador as a vibrant and diverse city with a laid-back atmosphere. Expats love the city's friendly locals, beautiful beaches, and affordable cost of living. The weather in La Libertad is typically warm and humid, with temperatures ranging from the mid-60s to the mid-90s Fahrenheit. The average cost of living for an expat is around $1,000 per month. A one bedroom apartment typically costs around $400 per month, while a two bedroom apartment costs around $500 per month. The approximate population of La Libertad is around 200,000 people.

What do I need to know about living in La Libertad?

When we asked people what advice they would give someone preparing to move to La Libertad, they said:

"Expats considering retiring in La Libertad should be aware that the cost of living is relatively low, but the infrastructure is not as developed as in other parts of the country. It is important to research the local healthcare system and ensure that adequate medical care is available. Additionally, expats should be aware that the local language is Spanish, so it is important to learn the language or hire a translator. It is also important to research the local culture and customs to ensure a smooth transition into the community. Finally, expats should be aware that the crime rate in El Salvador is high, so it is important to take necessary precautions to stay safe," said one expat who made the move to La Libertad.

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About the Author

Joshua Wood Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.

Some of Joshua's articles include Pros and Cons of Living in Portugal, 10 Best Places to Live in Ireland and Pros and Cons of Living in Uruguay. Connect with Joshua on LinkedIn.

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