Prices in Puerto Rico

What are the supermarket prices in Puerto Rico? Is the cost of living in Puerto Rico are higher than in United States? How much will it cost us to entertain in Puerto Rico and how much will we spend in restaurants and bars?
On this page below you will find the current price and cost overview in Puerto Rico: food, Restaurants, living, and Entertainment (The last update: today 14 hours ago)

Currency in Puerto Rico to US dollar (USD $).


What are the different prices in the cities in Puerto Rico? Look here: Prices in cities in Puerto Rico

Prices: Bayamón   Ponce   San Juan   Caguas   Arecibo   Cayey   Guaynabo   Humacao   Guayama   Manatí  

Total prices do not differ significantly in Puerto Rico from what is in United States. We will pay for food as much as in United States Dining in restaurants and bars will be cheaper by 12%. And in the case of the cost of living in Puerto Rico, they are lower than the cost in United States about 15%. If we want to spend time actively or to have fun, we will pay less than in United States about 6.4%.

See also how prices have changed in previous years: Price changes in previous years in Puerto Rico


Are hotels expensive in Puerto Rico? How much will we pay for a room in Puerto Rico?

The average price of accommodation in Puerto Rico is $140. If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $97 and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $46. The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Puerto Rico in $130. 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $140 Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $230 in Puerto Rico If you are looking for the best conditions for your stay, then in 5-star hotels that will provide much more luxury you will have to pay $1.3K


When you're thinking about traveling and it doesn't necessarily have to be a specific country, maybe the costs will be less than in Puerto Rico in one of the nearby countries? Check prices in: Virgin Islands, British Virgin Islands, Saint Barthélemy, Anguilla, and Saint-Martin (French part).

Comparison of selected prices in Puerto Rico with prices in United States:

fees

$210 ($130 - $380)
24% more than in United States

internet

$65 ($52 - $83)
5.1% less than in United States

jeans pants

$46 ($26 - $62)
Very much like in United States

average earnings

$2K
by half less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$660 ($420 - $1K)
by half less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$890 ($570 - $1.6K)
by half less than in United States

bread

$2.5 ($2 - $4)
13% less than in United States

cheese

$7.9 ($3.1 - $14)
31% less than in United States

rice

$2.2 ($1 - $3.6)
by half less than in United States

tomatoes

$4.7 ($1.5 - $9.1)
6.5% more than in United States

bananas

$2.1 ($1.6 - $4.6)
30% more than in United States

wine

$12 ($6.2 - $21)
Very much like in United States

cheap restaurant

$12 ($7.3 - $21)
20% less than in United States

local beer

$2.1 ($1.3 - $5.2)
60% less than in United States

coffee

$2.9 ($1.2 - $5.2)
36% less than in United States

bottle of water

$1.2 ($1 - $2.1)
27% less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$7.3 ($6.2 - $8.3)
13% less than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$1.3 ($1 - $2.1)
36% less than in United States

Price changes in previous years in Puerto Rico

Has the price of bread increased in Puerto Rico?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2010: $1.6, 2011: $2.3, 2012: $2.4, 2013: $2.4, 2014: $2.5, 2015: $2.8, 2016: $2.7, 2017: $2.8, and 2018: $2.6.

Puerto Rico price changes: A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) 2010-2018
Puerto Rico price changes A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) hikersbay.com

Bananas - price changes in years: 2015: $1.6, 2016: $1.8, 2017: $1.9, and 2018: $2.1

Puerto Rico price changes: Bananas (1kg) 2015-2018
Puerto Rico price changes Bananas (1kg) hikersbay.com

Have prices increased in restaurants in Puerto Rico?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2010: $10, 2011: $10, 2012: $10, 2013: $10, 2014: $10, 2015: $10, 2016: $12, 2017: $10, and 2018: $12

Puerto Rico price changes: Meal in a cheap restaurant 2010-2018
Puerto Rico price changes Meal in a cheap restaurant hikersbay.com

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2010: $730, 2011: $640, 2012: $600, 2013: $640, 2014: $530, 2015: $660, 2016: $640, 2017: $730, and 2018: $590

Puerto Rico price changes: Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2010-2018
Puerto Rico price changes Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre hikersbay.com
Puerto Rico price changes: Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2011-2016
Puerto Rico price changes Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) hikersbay.com