Prices in Accra vs Brookhaven - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraBrookhaven
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$2800
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$4356
🏠 One person rent
$414
$1992
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$1769
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$576
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$98.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$2847
🏙️ Population
2.29M
486k

The cost of living in Accra is 69% less expensive than in Brookhaven. Cities ranked 5773rd and 39th ($856 vs $2800) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 32nd in Ghana and the United States, respectively. Check Ghana vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 1 months in Brookhaven. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Brookhaven ranked 204th in the United States, while ranked 6318th and 876th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Brookhaven

AccraBrookhaven
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$14.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$74.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$6.95
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$6.03
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$3.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$1.69
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$2175
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$1776
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$1872
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$1525
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$70.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$109
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$65.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
4.03%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$2167
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$2154
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$2.15
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$58.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$15.9
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.69
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.33
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$7.44
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$2.27
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$13.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$9.17
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$17.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$6.58
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.08
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$7.68
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$6.61
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$2.52
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$2.4
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$1.16
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.92
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$12.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$0.81
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$9.03
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$8.3
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$4.9
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$3.46
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.86
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$33
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$14.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$107
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$15.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$51.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$44.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$1140
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$9533

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20 km or 12 miAshaiman
$457
20 km or 12 miTema
$875
56 km or 35 miKoforidua
$672
134 km or 83 miHo
$632
167 km or 104 miLome
$650
171 km or 106 miKpalime
$602
178 km or 111 miObuasi
$634
187 km or 116 miHohoe
$656
191 km or 119 miSekondi-Takoradi
$664
198 km or 123 miKumasi
$597
258 km or 161 miAtakpame
$601
298 km or 185 miAbomey
$586
300 km or 187 miCotonou
$674
325 km or 202 miPorto-Novo
$619
354 km or 220 miSotouboua
$601
387 km or 240 miAbengourou
$842
395 km or 246 miGrand-Bassam
$657
400 km or 249 miSave
$587
403 km or 250 miSokode
$601
408 km or 253 miLagos
$1036
426 km or 265 miAbidjan
$1043
427 km or 265 miAbeokuta
$648
429 km or 267 miTamale
$496
447 km or 278 miAgboville
$840
464 km or 288 miKara
$571
465 km or 289 miDabou
$839
495 km or 308 miIbadan
$932
518 km or 322 miOyo
$706
565 km or 351 miIfe
$628
573 km or 356 miDivo
$841
577 km or 359 miOsogbo
$544
579 km or 359 miYamoussoukro
$1096
583 km or 362 miBouake
$986
614 km or 381 miIlorin
$739
622 km or 387 miAkure
$648
637 km or 396 miAdo Ekiti
$695
638 km or 397 miGagnoa
$839
646 km or 402 miLeo
$768
646 km or 402 miBenin
$858
657 km or 408 miWarri
$617

Cities near Brookhaven

DistanceCityCost of living
7.3 km or 4.6 miMedford
$1792
24 km or 15 miIslip
$2683
27 km or 17 miSmithtown
$2311
27 km or 17 miRiverhead
$1751
36 km or 22 miBabylon
$1949
36 km or 22 miEast Northport
$1894
40 km or 25 miLindenhurst
$1747
44 km or 27 miHuntington
$1766
45 km or 28 miSouthampton
$2175
48 km or 30 miMassapequa
$2251
50 km or 31 miOyster Bay
$1898
51 km or 31 miLevittown
$2803
51 km or 31 miStratford
$1755
51 km or 32 miBridgeport
$1933
51 km or 32 miMilford
$1756
52 km or 32 miSouthold
$1748
53 km or 33 miFairfield
$2614
55 km or 34 miWestport
$2298
55 km or 34 miNorwalk
$2669
55 km or 34 miWest Haven
$1758
55 km or 34 miMerrick
$1756
56 km or 35 miBranford
$1752
57 km or 35 miTrumbull
$1897
57 km or 35 miNorth Hempstead
$1789
57 km or 36 miDarien
$1754
58 km or 36 miUniondale
$1746
58 km or 36 miEast Haven
$1748
58 km or 36 miFreeport
$1751
59 km or 37 miNew Haven
$2402
59 km or 37 miGuilford
$1744
60 km or 37 miHempstead
$2845
61 km or 38 miGlen Cove
$1754
61 km or 38 miShelton
$1758
62 km or 39 miRockville Centre
$1747
64 km or 39 miNew Canaan
$1747
64 km or 40 miStamford
$2445
66 km or 41 miGreenwich
$2778
67 km or 42 miLong Beach
$1745
67 km or 42 miNorth Haven
$1753
68 km or 42 miValley Stream
$1751