Abu Dhabi vs Baltimore - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu Dhabi Baltimore
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1963
$1988
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4184
$4849
🏠 One person rent
$1371
$1180
🏘️ Family rent
$2329
$2184
🍽️ Food expenses
$386
$542
🚐 Transport expenses
$71.5
$132
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3074
$4667
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
13 km
🎓 Higher education
52
97
😀 Quality of life
81
91
🏙️ Population
1.48M
622K

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 1% less expensive than in Baltimore. Cities ranked 608th and 538th ($1963 vs $1988) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 433rd 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 2.3 months in Baltimore. Abu Dhabi ranked 4th best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Baltimore ranked 11th in the United States, while ranked 318th and 73rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Abu Dhabi Baltimore
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8
$12.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54
$56.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.1
$9.08
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$10.9
$5.36
 Cappuccino
$4.76
$4.59
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.88
$2.31
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1833
$1375
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1008
$920
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2557
$2462
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1962
$1838
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$93.3
$100
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$144
$152
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$104
$68.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.3%
5.4%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3249
$2963
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2572
$815
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$1.91
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$21.7
$76.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.65
$18
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$1.15
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.63
$0.99
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$2.29
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$3
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.76
$3.15
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.74
$10.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.49
$11.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11
$15.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$3.97
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.45
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$5.86
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$4.28
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$2.17
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$3.06
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$1.69
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$2.45
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.6
$15
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.15
$3.44
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.97
$9.97
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.29
$8.19
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.99
$3.83
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.2
$3.44
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.23
$2.3
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$69.8
$54.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
$12.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$81.6
$92.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.5
$15.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.1
$43.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$81
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$555
$1015
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9372
$22564

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$1297
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$1899
142 km or 88 mi Sharjah
$1360
143 km or 89 mi Al Ain
$1448
152 km or 94 mi Ajman
$871
170 km or 105 mi Umm al-Quwain
$1053
211 km or 131 mi Fujairah
$1095
237 km or 147 mi Ras al-Khaimah
$1376
300 km or 187 mi Doha
$1894
318 km or 198 mi Al Khor
$1755
356 km or 221 mi Bandar Abbas
$675
365 km or 227 mi Nizwa
$824
395 km or 246 mi Seeb
$1236
425 km or 264 mi Riffa
$1002
427 km or 265 mi Manama
$1307
428 km or 266 mi Isa Town
$1152
439 km or 273 mi Muscat
$1145
454 km or 282 mi Jahrom
$660
468 km or 291 mi Dhahran
$969
481 km or 299 mi Dammam
$1004
486 km or 302 mi Al-Mubarraz
$699
501 km or 311 mi Fasa
$939
514 km or 320 mi Qatif
$889
548 km or 341 mi Jubail
$861
568 km or 353 mi Sirjan
$663
575 km or 357 mi Jiroft
$659
599 km or 372 mi Shiraz
$724
610 km or 379 mi Bushehr
$694
617 km or 384 mi Borazjan
$657
620 km or 385 mi Marvdasht
$659
632 km or 392 mi Kazerun
$656
637 km or 396 mi Chabahar
$659
649 km or 404 mi Bam
$659
678 km or 421 mi Rafsanjan
$663
698 km or 434 mi Kerman
$680
701 km or 435 mi Iranshahr
$657
741 km or 460 mi Yasuj
$611
775 km or 481 mi Riyadh
$1132
790 km or 491 mi Al Wafrah
$954
792 km or 492 mi Behbahan
$660

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$2044
21 km or 13 mi Owings Mills
$2233
23 km or 14 mi Columbia
$2586
30 km or 19 mi Laurel
$2018
31 km or 19 mi Edgewood
$1956
32 km or 20 mi Eldersburg
$1767
35 km or 22 mi Bel Air South
$1951
36 km or 22 mi Annapolis
$2227
37 km or 23 mi Bel Air North
$1950
37 km or 23 mi Bowie
$2513
40 km or 25 mi Greenbelt
$1952
42 km or 26 mi College Park
$2287
47 km or 29 mi Silver Spring
$2354
52 km or 32 mi Rockville
$2710
54 km or 34 mi Bethesda
$2800
55 km or 34 mi Gaithersburg
$2565
57 km or 35 mi Washington
$2664
57 km or 36 mi Georgetown
$1947
58 km or 36 mi Germantown
$1913
65 km or 41 mi Alexandria
$2632
66 km or 41 mi Bailey's Crossroads
$1945
66 km or 41 mi Hanover
$2239
71 km or 44 mi Frederick
$2316
73 km or 45 mi Reston
$2704
74 km or 46 mi Springfield
$1966
75 km or 47 mi Waldorf
$2118
75 km or 47 mi Herndon
$2345
76 km or 47 mi York
$1515
77 km or 48 mi Fairfax
$2582
80 km or 50 mi Ashburn
$2550
84 km or 52 mi Leesburg
$2240
86 km or 54 mi Newark
$1870
87 km or 54 mi Centreville
$2814
88 km or 55 mi Lancaster
$1895
91 km or 56 mi Woodbridge
$1974
91 km or 57 mi Marumsco
$1946
95 km or 59 mi Dover
$2075
95 km or 59 mi Manassas
$2391
98 km or 61 mi Waynesboro
$1892
103 km or 64 mi Hagerstown
$1799