Cost of Living in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State, Price of Food, Rents, Transportation, Etc

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Cost of Living in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State, Price of Food, Rents, Transportation, Etc

Ado Ekiti serves as the capital of Ekiti State, Nigeria, and is the administrative centre of the Ekiti Central senatorial district in the country’s southwestern region. The Ado Ekiti local government was established during the administration of Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida in May 1989.

Ado Ekiti is known for its peaceful and tranquil atmosphere. If you’re transitioning from a small town to Ado Ekiti, the cost of living might seem relatively high. Still, if you’re relocating from a more expensive area, you’ll likely find Ado Ekiti quite affordable. It is considered among the top 7% of the least expensive cities.

Restaurants/Drinks

Meal in a cheap restaurantN700
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-courseN4,000
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)N3,000
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)N450
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)N800
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)N157
Water (0.33 liter bottle)N90
Cappuccino (regular)N1,500
Espresso CoffeeN1,000
Cheeseburger (fastfood)N900

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Transportation

Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)N15,000,000
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)N8,000,000
Taxi starting price (normal tariff)NN650
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)N1,000
Taxi 1 hour waiting (normal tariff)N2,000
Gasoline (1 liter)N617

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Clothing And Shoes

1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)N31,000
1 Pair of Men Leather Business ShoesN29,000
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)N9,000
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M,…)N11,000

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Rent and Utilities

Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of CentreN80,000
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of CentreN285,000
Charges (electricity, heating, water, garbage) for an 85m2 apartmentN12,000
1 min. of prepaid mobile local tariff (No discounts or plans)N19
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)N23,000

Childcare prices 

Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 ChildN56,000
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 ChildN1,337,000

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Prices in supermarkets

Milk (regular), (1 liter)N1,300
A loaf of fresh white bread (500g)N350
Eggs (regular) (12)N977
Local Cheese (1kg)N2,200
Water (1.5 liter bottle)N244
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro)N500
Chicken breasts (skinless and boneless) – (1kg)N2,400
Apples (1kg)N1,400
Oranges (1kg)N870
Potatoes (1kg)N1,300
Lettuce (1 head)N640
Rice (white) (1kg)N1,200
Tomato (1kg)N1,200
Bananas (1kg)N926
Onions (1kg)N784
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)N2,700
Pears (1kg)N1,600
Cucumber (1kg)N689
Sausages (1kg)N6,500
Cottage cheese (1kg)N1,700

Conclusion

Living in Ado Ekiti is very affordable for everyone. It’s also very peaceful. Please use the comments section to list any items you believe prices have changed and provide their updated costs.

Jael Okwuchukwu
Jael Okwuchukwu
I am Okwuchukwu Jael, a writer, educator, and musician from Enugu State. Teaching, both academic and musical, is a passion of mine, and I specialize as a Western pianist. Currently, I am employed as a blogger at Writer's King LTD, combining my love for writing and desire to share knowledge with a broader audience.

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