Prices in Accra vs Indianapolis - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraIndianapolis
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$1568
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$3629
🏠 One person rent
$414
$849
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$1314
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$444
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$144
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$3166
🏙️ Population
2.29M
863k

The cost of living in Accra is 45% less expensive than in Indianapolis. Cities ranked 5773rd and 2145th ($856 vs $1568) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1839th 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 2 months in Indianapolis. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Indianapolis ranked 33rd in the United States, while ranked 6318th and 109th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Indianapolis

AccraIndianapolis
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$10.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$46.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$7.24
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$4.72
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$4.63
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$1.62
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$970
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$616
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$1563
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$974
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$112
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$171
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$51.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
4.16%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$1924
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$915
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$1.73
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$59.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$22.6
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.66
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.58
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.97
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$2.45
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.81
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$9.57
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$7.32
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$12.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$4.12
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.62
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$4.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$4.25
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$2.23
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$2.86
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$1.06
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$2.02
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$11.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$2.27
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$6.13
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$10.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$4.21
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$3.29
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.59
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$31.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$12.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$102
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$16.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$42.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$68.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$703
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$14312

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$875
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$672
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$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

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$1748
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$1753
22 km or 14 miPlainfield
$1742
22 km or 14 miBrownsburg
$1742
23 km or 14 miCarmel
$1751
24 km or 15 miFishers
$1751
29 km or 18 miWestfield
$1756
32 km or 20 miFranklin
$1746
33 km or 21 miGreenfield
$1708
33 km or 21 miNoblesville
$1752
55 km or 34 miAnderson
$1351
65 km or 41 miColumbus
$1740
75 km or 46 miBloomington
$1709
79 km or 49 miKokomo
$1174
81 km or 50 miMuncie
$1381
95 km or 59 miLafayette
$1454
96 km or 60 miMarion
$1754
99 km or 61 miWest Lafayette
$1455
108 km or 67 miRichmond
$1757
111 km or 69 miTerre Haute
$1301
124 km or 77 miOxford
$1750
132 km or 82 miDanville
$1754
143 km or 89 miHamilton
$1467
147 km or 91 miFairfield
$1760
155 km or 97 miMiddletown
$1758
156 km or 97 miFlorence
$1746
159 km or 99 miCincinnati
$1368
160 km or 99 miTrotwood
$1747
162 km or 101 miCovington
$1669
165 km or 102 miMason
$1743
165 km or 103 miClarksville
$1757
166 km or 103 miIndependence
$1748
166 km or 103 miNew Albany
$1699
167 km or 104 miDayton
$1416
168 km or 104 miJeffersonville
$1597
168 km or 104 miPiqua
$1745
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$1756
169 km or 105 miFort Wayne
$1240
171 km or 106 miLebanon
$1782
172 km or 107 miKettering
$1753