Chile has the best quality of life indexes in Latin America, the highest per capita income, an economy with great projection and also treasures great natural resources. Settling in Chile is synonymous with possibilities for success and work, where you can enjoy a country full of cultural and climatic contrasts. Expatriates from all over the world have found here the land where they can consolidate their projects.
Currency Conversion 1,000 EURO 752,084 CLP 1,000 USD 656,720 CLP
GDP PER CAPITAL:
Chile: 15059.53 US dollars in 2017
Chile: 11:55 (GMT-4)
There is a very large daily range of temperate, up to 30 degrees celsius. Central Chile has a mediterranean type climate with long, hot summers and cool, wet winters. The best seasons are spring, September-November and fall, March-May.
Spanish is the official language of Chile, while Mapudungun, German, and English can also be heard in some parts of the country.
Although the Catholic Church is predominant, other religions beliefs are freely practiced
Cities of Chile
Cost of living
Santiago, Chile, is characterized by low taxes. According to our city rankings, this is a good place to live with high ratings in housing, cost of living and business freedom.
Rent per month
3 bedrooms in city center
Basic (electricity, heating…)
You need the“M” type visa
because you are a US citizen
To apply, you need these documents:
Spanish citizens who entered Chile for a period of less than three months require the following documents: Passport, round trip ticket; Demonstrable economic means for the stay. There is no accurate view for stays of up to 90 days, if you have a return ticket. If you intend to exceed this limit, it is essential to ask the local authorities that, otherwise, the traveler can be fined for illegal stay or, possibly, expelled.
News about Chile
Rentals in Chile are generally for a 12-month period. Rental agreements generally require a deposit of at least one month’s rent. Utilities aren't often included in the rent and should be factored into the monthly budget. Water, gas and electricity are reasonably priced, but as Chilean accommodation can lack insulation, heating can become costly during winter.
Most expats won’t have access to free public healthcare benefits unless they have residency and are paying taxes in Chile. There are various private health insurance companies in Chile that allow members access to private healthcare in Chile.
Best hospitals and clinics
Las Condes Clinic
The headquarters of Clínica Las Condes has all the specialties, urgency and services such as banks and restaurants.
Clinica Alemana Vitacura
The Clinica Alemana is the main private clinic in Chile. The most advanced technology for diagnosis and treatment in all specialties of medicine.
Hospital CIinico de la Universidad de Chile
It is one of the largest health institutions in Chile, it is located in an extensive area that was acquired for the expansion of the Faculty of Medicine.
The security environment in Chile is generally safe, and expats live in Chile without an incident.
South America average
South America average
Exists a huge difference between the quality of public and private education in Chile. Private schools that adhere to a national curriculum are good options for families who anticipate a long-term stay. International schools tend to have a multicultural student body, a broader selection of extra-curricular activities and good facilities.
Best schools and universities
Colegio Internacional SEK
This Learning Center belongs to the SEK International Institution, a private educational institution with over 119 years of service to education, present in Europe, USA and Latin America. This College provides comprehensive school education from Play Group to Media Education. It has a modern and comprehensive quality infrastructure and trained personnel to meet the learning and development of their children staff.
International School Nido de Aguilas