Abuja vs Jacksonville - Cost of Living Comparison

Abuja Jacksonville
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1305
$1860
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2703
$4363
🏠 One person rent
$926
$1040
🏘️ Family rent
$1615
$1738
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$543
🚐 Transport expenses
$66.1
$116
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$176
$4385
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
36
55
😀 Quality of life
35
88
🏙️ Population
1.24M
881K

The cost of living in Abuja is 30% less expensive than in Jacksonville. Cities ranked 3158th and 1896th ($1305 vs $1860) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 1740th 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 0.1 months in Abuja compared to 2.4 months in Jacksonville. Abuja ranked 2nd best city to live in Nigeria vs Jacksonville ranked 34th in the United States, while ranked 7941st and 146th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Jacksonville

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Abuja Jacksonville
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.51
$14.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.1
$52.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$8.49
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.23
$4.97
 Cappuccino
$2.57
$4.75
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.5
$1.99
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1569
$1043
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$693
$854
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1093
$1740
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1655
$1489
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26
$95.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.3
$146
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.8
$52.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.77%
4.98%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$12600
$5094
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$11900
$1210
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.82
$1.74
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.4
$58.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.67
$13
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.41
$1.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.37
$1.06
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$3.08
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$2.93
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.97
$3.31
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.54
$13.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.06
$10.6
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$14.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
$4.37
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.54
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$5.35
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$4.61
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$3.12
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$3.65
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$1.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.76
$2.46
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.63
$13
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$2.98
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1
$8.27
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.51
$8.09
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.89
$5.7
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.08
$3.91
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.07
$1.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$33.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$14.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.1
$131
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.49
$18.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.8
$53.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.8
$86.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$182
$934
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1986
$13446

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Distance City Cost of living
120 km or 74 mi Minna
$669
163 km or 101 mi Kaduna
$649
181 km or 113 mi Jos
$780
225 km or 140 mi Zaria
$543
291 km or 181 mi Enugu
$938
293 km or 182 mi Bauchi
$567
296 km or 184 mi Owo
$745
297 km or 185 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
321 km or 199 mi Awka
$748
323 km or 201 mi Akure
$662
329 km or 204 mi Ilorin
$753
331 km or 205 mi Onitsha
$501
346 km or 215 mi Kano
$550
352 km or 219 mi Osogbo
$548
357 km or 222 mi Gusau
$754
367 km or 228 mi Ife
$774
368 km or 229 mi Benin
$924
392 km or 243 mi Umuahia
$755
400 km or 249 mi Owerri
$1669
414 km or 257 mi Oyo
$646
434 km or 270 mi Ibadan
$941
438 km or 272 mi Katsina
$712
438 km or 272 mi Warri
$518
438 km or 272 mi Aba
$659
456 km or 283 mi Bamenda
$387
466 km or 289 mi Calabar
$655
482 km or 299 mi Port Harcourt
$854
496 km or 308 mi Maradi
$865
503 km or 312 mi Abeokuta
$1274
509 km or 316 mi Sokoto
$638
513 km or 319 mi Bafoussam
$488
536 km or 333 mi Lagos
$1417
537 km or 334 mi Kumba
$451
552 km or 343 mi Zinder
$867
562 km or 349 mi Save
$559
574 km or 357 mi Damaturu
$725
577 km or 358 mi Buea
$346
592 km or 368 mi Limbe
$370
606 km or 377 mi Malabo
$715
608 km or 378 mi Douala
$549

Cities near Jacksonville

Distance City Cost of living
25 km or 15 mi Jacksonville Beach
$1943
26 km or 16 mi Fleming Island
$1946
49 km or 31 mi St. Marys
$1837
74 km or 46 mi Palatka
$1428
96 km or 60 mi Palm Coast
$1797
98 km or 61 mi Gainesville
$1766
120 km or 75 mi Waycross
$1149
127 km or 79 mi Ormond Beach
$1939
134 km or 83 mi Ocala
$2008
137 km or 85 mi Daytona Beach
$1918
147 km or 91 mi DeLand
$1783
147 km or 91 mi Port Orange
$1949
159 km or 99 mi New Smyrna Beach
$1888
163 km or 101 mi Deltona
$1943
163 km or 101 mi Eustis
$1938
167 km or 104 mi Edgewater
$1949
167 km or 104 mi Valdosta
$1403
169 km or 105 mi Hinesville
$1942
169 km or 105 mi Leesburg
$1948
174 km or 108 mi Sanford
$1938
183 km or 114 mi Apopka
$1941
184 km or 114 mi Winter Springs
$1936
186 km or 115 mi Altamonte Springs
$1948
187 km or 116 mi Casselberry
$1947
189 km or 118 mi Oviedo
$1942
194 km or 120 mi Winter Park
$1944
194 km or 121 mi Ocoee
$1949
195 km or 121 mi Winter Garden
$1945
197 km or 122 mi Clermont
$1952
200 km or 124 mi Savannah
$1822
200 km or 124 mi Orlando
$2129
202 km or 126 mi Pooler
$2133
208 km or 129 mi Titusville
$1980
209 km or 130 mi Brooksville
$1941
223 km or 138 mi Bluffton
$1730
224 km or 139 mi Hilton Head Island
$1650
225 km or 140 mi Kissimmee
$1972
233 km or 145 mi St. Cloud
$1949
237 km or 147 mi Zephyrhills
$1889
237 km or 148 mi Statesboro
$1897