Last updated on Apr 22, 2023
Summary: Khemisset, Morocco is a small city located in the Rabat-Salé-Kénitra region of Morocco. It is known for its beautiful landscapes, its historical sites, and its friendly locals. Expats love living in Khemisset for its peaceful atmosphere, its proximity to Rabat and Casablanca, and its affordability. The weather in Khemisset is generally mild, with temperatures ranging from the mid-50s to the mid-80s Fahrenheit (10-30 Celsius). The cost of living for an expat in Khemisset is relatively low. A one bedroom apartment can cost anywhere from $200 to $400 USD per month, while a two bedroom apartment can cost anywhere from $300 to $600 USD per month. The approximate population of Khemisset is around 40,000 people.
What do I need to know about living in Khemisset?
When we asked people what advice they would give someone preparing to move to Khemisset, they said:
"Expats considering retiring in Khemisset should be aware that the city is located in a rural area and is not as developed as other cities in the country. It is important to research the cost of living in the area, as well as the availability of healthcare and other services. Additionally, it is important to be aware of the local culture and customs, as well as the language, to ensure a smooth transition into the new environment. Expats should also be aware of the climate in Khemisset, as it can be quite hot and dry during the summer months. Finally, it is important to research the visa requirements for expats in Morocco, as well as any other legal requirements," commented one expat who made the move to Khemisset.
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About the Author
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.
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