How much does it cost to live in the most peaceful states of Mexico?


The five most peaceful states in the country, according to the Peace in Mexico Index (IPM) of the Institute for the Economy and Peace (IEP), are: 

  • Chiapas
  • Tlaxcala 
  • Campeche 
  • Yucatan
  • Nayarit 
  • National Survey of Urban Public Safety (ENSU)

The cities with the highest proportion of the population that feel insecure were Fresnillo, Cancún, Ecatepec de Morelos, Coatzacoalcos, Naucalpan de Juárez and Tonalá.

  • On the other hand, the cities with the lowest perception of insecurity were: San Pedro Garza García, Tampico, Los Cabos, San Nicolás de los Garza, Mérida and Piedras Negras, with 7.1, 24.4, 25.4, 25.9, 26.3 and 28.8%, respectively.

Likewise, the IPM indicated that during 2020 peace in Mexico showed an increase of 3.5%; This result is due in large part to the implementation of the health measures of the Covid-19 pandemic. 

“Crimes generally related to the daily movement of people, such as robberies, assaults, kidnappings and extortion, registered notable improvements in 2020.” 

According to the Real Estate analyst of, Leonardo González,  the issue of security is decisive in making decisions when choosing the place to live. 

“The most peaceful states have a high position, which allows them to provide a better quality of life. With this, social cohesion improves, and conflicts are solved. In the residential aspect, it increases the capital gain and the demand for the squares and there is more real estate orientation ”, he explains.

If you want to know how much it costs to live in the most peaceful states of Mexico, mentions what is the price of living in those entities. 


Yucatán drops in the ranking of one the most peaceful states. 

The average price of a house for sale is 2.5 million pesos and 2.2 million pesos for an apartment. 

Now that the cost to rent a house is 11,805 pesos per month, and an apartment is 9,346 pesos. 


The houses for sale in this state have an average cost of 1.1 million pesos; while rent is 6,394 pesos. 

But if you want to buy an apartment, the cost is 388,576 pesos and the rent is 3,935 pesos per month. 


In Chiapas, a house for sale has a cost of 1.7 million pesos, while an apartment 875,526 pesos. 

The average rent of houses in this entity is 9,151 pesos, and for the apartments, it is 5,902 pesos per month.  


Buying a house in Campeche has an average cost of 2.3 million pesos, and the monthly rent of a house is 15,740 pesos. 

If you want to acquire an apartment, the unit has a price of 2.2 million pesos; and the rent is 6,886 pesos. 


It is one of the most peaceful and most expensive states in the count; Although the houses for sale have an average price of 2.1 million pesos, the apartments can cost 5.9 million pesos. 

The average rent in this entity is in a range of 10,364 pesos to 10,658 per month. 


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