Welcome To

Panama

Local Time

04:25 PM

Local Temperature

29°C / 85°F


Destination Overview

Warm, Peaceful, Tropical

Foreigners are drawn to Panama for its modern infrastructure, warm, tropical climate, and low cost of living.

Quick Info

  • Currency: United States Dollar (locals call it a Balboa)
  • Electricity: 110 V, 60 Hz, plug types A and B
  • Languages: Spanish (official), English
  • Population: 3.5 million



Housing

Expats who want to settle in Panama will find the cost of living very low, especially compared to prices found in the United States and parts of Europe.

Typical Costs

Temporary Accommodation

Rentals can be found for $500/month or more.

Permanent Accommodation

Housing prices vary wildly depending on the area in Panama in which you decide to settle.  Houses can go anywhere from $95,000-$500,000 or more.

Fun Fact

Panama is the only place in the world where you'll see the sun rise in the Pacific Ocean and the sun set in the Atlantic Ocean.

Schooling

Panama has many schools that are bilingual and offer world-class curricula.

Typical Costs

Average Cost

Prices vary depending on location, school type, and curriculum.

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Fast Facts

  • Police

    In Panama, the policia de turismo---or tourist police---are better prepared to deal with foreign travelers and will be more likely to speak English. You can spot them wearing white armbands, and often seen riding bicycles.

  • Panama Canal

    The Panama Canal generates over a third of the country's income.

  • Rainforest

    Panama City is the only city that has a rainforest within city limits.

  • Exports

    Sugar cane, coffee, bananas and cotton are some of Panama's major exports.

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