Cost Of Living In Legazpi City (2009)

Location:

Albay, Legazpi City

Type of residence:

House

Size of house:

160 sqm lot concrete house w/4BR, 2CR, lawn and garage

Own or Rent:

Owned

Cost of Rent:

Owned

Electricity:

P2300 -P2500 approx

Water:

P 400 approx

Gas:

P 500 LPG (1 1/2 months usage)

Phone:

P 399 additional for natl & over seas calls

Cable:

P 275

DSL:

P1999

Power Outages:

rarely; ALECO announces power interruption for repairs

Water Outages:

water cut-off on the last thursday of the month for pipe cleaning

DSL:

fast downloading at 512kbps

Cable TV:

clear reception, always reliable

Air Quality:

perfectly good less pollution from vehicles, house located not too far from main road , no burning of trash garbage collected twice/week

Noise:

2 Quiet only (occasional barking of dogs in the neighborhood when there are strangers)

Traffic:

Light to moderate traffic in downtown Legazpi during rush hours

Public Trans:

Public transportation (a/c bus, a/c vans, taxis, jeeps, tricycles) available anytime of the day. A/C buses also available traveling to Visayas and Mindanao

Stores:

Gaisano - Pacific Mall & LCC Mall and lots more of other stores (imported products available)

By: Mariaclara