Cost of Living in Damaturu, Yobe State, Price of Food, Rent, Transportation, Etc

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Cost of Living in Damaturu, Yobe State, Price of Food, Rent, Transportation, Etc

Yobe is situated in the northeastern region of Nigeria and was established on August 27, 1991, through the division of Borno State. It is predominantly an agricultural state, with Damaturu as its capital and Potiskum as its largest and most densely populated city.

The cost of living in Yobe State is highly reasonable. Moreover, it boasts abundant agricultural resources and is a significant producer of various food crops such as gum arabic, groundnuts, beans, and cotton.

Restaurant/Drinks

Lunch MenuN790
Dinner in a Restaurant for 2N7,770
Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald’sN1,760
Beer in a Pub 1LN450
CappuccinoN1,760
Pepsi / Coke, 1LN180

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Rent/Utilities

1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2N155,540
Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2N75,792
3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2N354,485
Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2N194,220
Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.N10,421
Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.N14,370
Internet plan, 50 MbpsN22,110
Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2N270,000
House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2N292,115
Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years17.61%

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Transportation

Local transport ticketN360
Monthly ticket local transportN31,500
 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 miN7,110
Gas / Petrol, 1 LN617

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Childcare Prices

Daycare or Preschool, 1 monthN25,350
 International Primary School, 1 yearN1,233,200

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Prices in Supermarket

Milk, 1 LN720
Bread, 0.5 kgN515
Rice, 1 kgN660
Eggs, by 12N890
Cheese, 1 kgN2,980
Chicken Breast, 1 kgN4,090
Round Steak, 1 kgN2,480
Apples, 1 kgN1,540
Banana, 1 kgN800
Oranges, 1 kgN630
Tomato, 1 kgN550
Potato, 1 kgN870
 Onion, 1 kgN1,190
Water, 1 LN380
Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 LN590
 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottleN3,200
Cigarette packN680
Cold medicince, 1 weekN800
Hair ShampooN1,080
Toilet paper, 4 rollsN450

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Clothes and Shoes

Brand JeansN15,400
Brand SneakersN25,200

Conclusion

Yobe State excels in agriculture and has a reputation for its food production. Additionally, the cost of living within the state is reasonably priced. Please feel free to use the comment box to note any changes in the prices listed above.

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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