General information about Kingston
CountryJamaica
Region Kingston 17
Population937,700
Time ZoneAmerica/Jamaica
Cost of living in Kingston
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 158 267
Food 209 323
Transportation 53 233
Communications and utilities 60 74
Clothing 16 59
Sports and leisure 25 176
Total5201,132
Accommodation in Kingston USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre160
Shared room in city centre269
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre191
1 bedroom apartment in city centre313
Coordinates of Kingston
Time ZoneAmerica/Jamaica
GMT -5
DST -5
Latitude17.997020000
Longitude-76.793580000
Elevation (STRM3)65 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Kingston

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3.7 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 38.8 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 5.3 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2.0 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.3 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.7 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.7 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.1 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1.0 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 2.2 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2.3 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2.2 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2.2 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.9 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.5 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.6 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2.2 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 5.8 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 6.7 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 6.5 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.9 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1.6 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 12.8 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2.1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.0 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 6.2 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.9 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 66.0 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2.9 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 3.7 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 3.9 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.9 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 22,519.4 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 43.4 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 69.9 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 9.3 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 43.5 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 28.0 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 53.3 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 72.4 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 391.2 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 239.3 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,009.5 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 599.5 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 104.8 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.1 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 28.0 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,403.0 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 776.5 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 568.2 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 9.82%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Kingston

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugYear
Record high°C35363535323233333435363636
Average high°C31313030302930303132323231
Average temperature°C28282827262627272829292928
Average low°C26252523232323242526262625
Record low°C20212217181818182021212217
RainDays510421123773853
FogDays12101011101110
ThunderstormsDays109410001345946
Average precipitationMm.1201709040302020301009040100850
Relative humidity%75757575707070707570707573
Relative humidity morning%77797979787877757473737576
Relative humidity evening%70716863636364656866646766
Wind speedKm/h25252516272830282830322827
Day LengthHours13121212121212131314141313
Dew point°C232322212020202122222222258
Growing degree-day°C5675775335345174635255255685755945946573
Solar radiation, globalMj/m221191716171922242324242221
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Kingston - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
2 kmTinson Pen AirportTinson PenM
4 kmNorman Manley International AirportKingstonL
22 kmKen Jones AirportKen JonesM
30 kmBoscobel AerodromeOcho RiosM
81 kmSangster International AirportMontego BayM
150 kmAntonio Maceo International AirportSantiagoM
159 kmSierra Maestra AirportManzanilloM
166 kmCarlos Manuel de Cespedes AirportBayamoM
168 kmLeeward Point FieldGuantanamo Bay Naval StationM
178 kmJérémie AirportJeremieM

Cities close to Kingston

Showing 1-10 of 33 items.
CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
0 km JamaicaKingstonKingston937,700520 USD8.27.04.4
41 km JamaicaManchesterMandeville47,115
1 km JamaicaSt. AndrewNew Kingston583,958
60 km JamaicaSt. ElizabethBlack River4,229
26 km JamaicaClarendonHayes9,701
3 km JamaicaSt. AndrewConstant Spring12,830
46 km JamaicaSt. ElizabethBull Savanna6,962
78 km JamaicaWestmorelandSavanna-la-Mar16,553
52 km JamaicaSt. ElizabethSanta Cruz8,217
1 km JamaicaSt. AndrewHalf Way Tree18,552