Prices in Abuja vs Dallas - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaDallas
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$1850
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$4238
🏠 One person rent
$649
$1113
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$1822
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$439
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$154
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$4797
🏙️ Population
1.24M
1.2M

The cost of living in Abuja is 45% less expensive than in Dallas. Cities ranked 5370th and 470th ($1010 vs $1850) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 339th in Nigeria and the United States, respectively. Check Nigeria vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 2.6 months in Dallas. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Dallas ranked 1st in the United States, while ranked 8987th and 2nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Dallas

AbujaDallas
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$12.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$44.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$8.07
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$5.03
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$4.55
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$1.94
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$1267
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$880
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$2256
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$1451
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$97.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$151
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$58.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
4.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$2833
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$1540
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$2.98
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$81.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$14.4
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.61
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$0.75
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$2.34
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$2.77
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$2.19
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$8.65
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$8.66
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$10.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$2.96
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.35
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$2.72
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$3.02
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.75
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.92
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.99
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.73
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$12.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$3.38
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$6.96
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$6.91
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$5.21
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$3.95
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$39.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$12.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$109
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$19.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$44
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$80.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$973
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$16357

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$531
163 km or 101 miKaduna
$716
181 km or 113 miJos
$624
225 km or 140 miZaria
$570
291 km or 181 miEnugu
$921
293 km or 182 miBauchi
$694
296 km or 184 miOwo
$632
297 km or 185 miAdo Ekiti
$695
321 km or 199 miAwka
$633
323 km or 201 miAkure
$648
329 km or 204 miIlorin
$739
331 km or 205 miOnitsha
$516
346 km or 215 miKano
$515
352 km or 219 miOsogbo
$544
357 km or 222 miGusau
$630
367 km or 228 miIfe
$628
368 km or 229 miBenin
$858
392 km or 243 miUmuahia
$664
400 km or 249 miOwerri
$677
414 km or 257 miOyo
$706
434 km or 270 miIbadan
$932
438 km or 272 miKatsina
$628
438 km or 272 miWarri
$617
438 km or 272 miAba
$638
456 km or 283 miBamenda
$543
466 km or 289 miCalabar
$655
482 km or 299 miPort Harcourt
$765
496 km or 308 miMaradi
$895
503 km or 312 miAbeokuta
$648
509 km or 316 miSokoto
$592
513 km or 319 miBafoussam
$571
536 km or 333 miLagos
$1036
537 km or 334 miKumba
$560
552 km or 343 miZinder
$894
562 km or 349 miSave
$587
574 km or 357 miDamaturu
$635
577 km or 358 miBuea
$546
592 km or 368 miLimbe
$521
606 km or 377 miMalabo
$1254
608 km or 378 miDouala
$593

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DistanceCityCost of living
8 km or 5 miUniversity Park
$1747
14 km or 8.5 miIrving
$1639
18 km or 11 miDuncanville
$1747
18 km or 11 miFarmers Branch
$1756
19 km or 12 miMesquite
$1519
19 km or 12 miBalch Springs
$1581
20 km or 12 miLancaster
$1747
21 km or 13 miDeSoto
$1754
21 km or 13 miGrand Prairie
$1774
22 km or 13 miGarland
$1572
22 km or 14 miRichardson
$1758
25 km or 15 miCarrollton
$1752
25 km or 15 miCedar Hill
$1749
27 km or 17 miCoppell
$1744
28 km or 17 miEuless
$1743
28 km or 18 miRowlett
$1751
30 km or 19 miSachse
$1749
30 km or 19 miArlington
$1478
31 km or 19 miPlano
$1760
31 km or 19 miGrapevine
$1937
32 km or 20 miBedford
$1750
32 km or 20 miForney
$1743
34 km or 21 miColleyville
$1745
34 km or 21 miLewisville
$1545
35 km or 22 miHurst
$1749
35 km or 22 miThe Colony
$1758
36 km or 22 miRockwall
$1240
37 km or 23 miSouthlake
$1756
37 km or 23 miMansfield
$1795
37 km or 23 miMidlothian
$1673
37 km or 23 miWylie
$751
38 km or 23 miFlower Mound
$1754
38 km or 24 miAllen
$1483
39 km or 24 miNorth Richland Hills
$1759
40 km or 25 miFrisco
$1926
42 km or 26 miWaxahachie
$1754
42 km or 26 miWatauga
$1758
43 km or 27 miKeller
$1763
43 km or 27 miHaltom
$1748
44 km or 28 miLittle Elm
$1748