Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Baltimore - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiBaltimore
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$1872
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$4293
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$1115
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$1710
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$491
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$129
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$3630
🏙️ Population
1M
622k

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 7% less expensive than in Baltimore. Cities ranked 1730th and 446th ($1741 vs $1872) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 322nd in the United Arab Emirates and the United States, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 1.9 months in Baltimore. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Baltimore ranked 24th in the United States, while ranked 257th and 80th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Baltimore

Abu DhabiBaltimore
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$12.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$57.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$7.73
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$5.67
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$4.34
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$1.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$1283
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$868
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$1866
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$1402
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$101
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$152
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$63.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
4.21%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$2545
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$1334
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$1.91
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$74.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$19.1
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$0.66
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$0.81
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$2.27
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$3.12
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$3.03
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$11.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$7.24
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$13.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$3.95
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.58
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$5.6
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$4.67
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$2.72
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$3.67
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.84
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$2.03
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$13.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$2.42
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$7.36
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$9.34
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$3.66
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$2.82
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.74
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$40.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$12.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$95.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$17.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$44.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$87.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$890
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$28605

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$1804
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$1668
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$453
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$787
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$1106
425 km or 264 miRiffa
$1077
427 km or 265 miManama
$1284
428 km or 266 miIsa Town
$1141
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$1034
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$442
468 km or 291 miDhahran
$840
481 km or 299 miDammam
$955
486 km or 302 miAl-Mubarraz
$901
501 km or 311 miFasa
$441
514 km or 320 miQatif
$651
548 km or 341 miJubail
$888
568 km or 353 miSirjan
$445
575 km or 357 miJiroft
$440
599 km or 372 miShiraz
$420
610 km or 379 miBushehr
$412
617 km or 384 miBorazjan
$441
620 km or 385 miMarvdasht
$443
632 km or 392 miKazerun
$441
637 km or 396 miChabahar
$440
649 km or 404 miBam
$442
678 km or 421 miRafsanjan
$441
698 km or 434 miKerman
$429
701 km or 435 miIranshahr
$374
741 km or 460 miYasuj
$569
775 km or 481 miRiyadh
$942
790 km or 491 miAl Wafrah
$1074
792 km or 492 miBehbahan
$442

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$1728
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$2334
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$2217
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$2026
31 km or 19 miEdgewood
$1722
32 km or 20 miEldersburg
$1715
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$1756
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$1906
37 km or 23 miBel Air North
$1750
37 km or 23 miBowie
$2117
40 km or 25 miGreenbelt
$1758
42 km or 26 miCollege Park
$2074
47 km or 29 miSilver Spring
$2275
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$2514
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$2906
55 km or 34 miGaithersburg
$2050
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$2593
57 km or 36 miGeorgetown
$1745
58 km or 36 miGermantown
$2181
65 km or 41 miAlexandria
$2426
66 km or 41 miBailey's Crossroads
$1745
66 km or 41 miHanover
$2129
71 km or 44 miFrederick
$1825
73 km or 45 miReston
$2702
74 km or 46 miSpringfield
$1967
75 km or 47 miWaldorf
$2347
75 km or 47 miHerndon
$2249
76 km or 47 miYork
$1447
77 km or 48 miFairfax
$2331
80 km or 50 miAshburn
$2255
84 km or 52 miLeesburg
$2107
86 km or 54 miNewark
$1736
87 km or 54 miCentreville
$1862
88 km or 55 miLancaster
$1650
91 km or 56 miWoodbridge
$1766
91 km or 57 miMarumsco
$1752
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$1614
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$1990
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$1616
103 km or 64 miHagerstown
$1609