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As far as monthly rent goes, in the city centre a one bedroom apartment typically costs around MXN 3900 ($290 or £180) whilst outside of the city centre it’ll cost around MXN 2800 ($210 or £130). A three bedroom apartment in the city centre costs around MXN 7800 ($590 or £360) whilst outside of the city centre it’ll only be around MXN 5900 ($440 or £270).

Food costs are similarly cheap with restaurants ranging between MXN 60 and 300 ($4.50-22.60 or £2.70-13.70) for a meal, a litre of water costing MXN 24.80 ($1.90 or £1.15), a litre of milk costing around MXN 13.80 ($1.05 or £0.65), 500g of bread costing MXN 22.40 ($1.70 or £1.00) and 12 eggs costing MXN 24.50 ($1.85 or £1.10).

Luxuries are similar in price with a middle-ranged bottle of wine costing MXN 105 ($7.90 or £4.80), half a litre of beer costing MXN 14.60 ($1.10 or £0.65) and a pack of cigarettes costing around MXN 42 ($3.15 or £1.90). Additionally, the average monthly disposable salary after tax is at around MXN 9900 ($750 or £450).