Cost of Living in Quepos, Costa Rica
Last updated on Apr 23, 2023
Summary: The cost of living in Quepos, Costa Rica is generally considered to be quite affordable. A nice 1 bedroom apartment in Quepos can cost anywhere from $400 to $800 per month, while a nice 2 bedroom apartment can cost anywhere from $600 to $1,200 per month. The cost of dinner at a moderately priced restaurant in Quepos is usually around $15 to $20 per person.
Is the cost of living in Quepos high?
We asked people how much they someone comfortably live on in Quepos, they wrote:
"The cost of living in Quepos is generally considered to be quite affordable. Rent for a one-bedroom apartment in the city center can range from $400 to $600 per month, while outside of the city center, rent can be as low as $200 per month. Groceries and other basic necessities are also relatively inexpensive, with a meal for two at a mid-range restaurant costing around $20. Utilities such as electricity, water, and internet are also relatively affordable, with the average monthly cost for all utilities being around $100," said one person in Quepos.
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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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