Prices in Accra vs Karaj - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraKaraj
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$439
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$1124
🏠 One person rent
$414
$219
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$521
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$155
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$27.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$397
🏙️ Population
2.29M
1.59M

The cost of living in Accra is 95% more expensive than in Karaj. Cities ranked 5773rd and 8459th ($856 vs $439) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 77th in Ghana and Iran, respectively. Check Ghana vs Iran comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.9 months in Karaj. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Karaj ranked 7th in Iran, while ranked 6318th and 6032nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Karaj

AccraKaraj
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$3.95
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$11.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$3.4
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$1.27
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$1.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.3
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$261
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$164
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$748
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$410
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$13
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$20.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$23.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
23.97%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$2423
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$1085
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.28
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$14.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$2.07
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.61
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.24
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$2.23
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.15
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$4.75
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$3.91
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$9.94
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$0.77
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$2.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$0.5
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$0.64
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.37
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.5
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.2
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$0.66
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$1.31
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$0.65
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$1.46
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$0.79
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$2.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$0.91
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$0.61
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$25.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$3.14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$5.59
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$1.53
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$24.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$46
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$59.3
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$983

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DistanceCityCost of living
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 Karaj

DistanceCityCost of living
7.4 km or 4.6 miMohammadshahr
$441
9.9 km or 6.2 miKamal Shahr
$441
10 km or 6.5 miFardis
$443
13 km or 8.3 miAndisheh
$440
17 km or 10 miQods
$449
17 km or 10 miMalard
$448
19 km or 12 miShahriar
$449
33 km or 21 miNasimshahr
$444
36 km or 22 miNazarabad
$440
38 km or 24 miEslamshahr
$489
38 km or 24 miRobat Karim
$440
43 km or 26 miTehran
$828
46 km or 28 miGolestan
$447
50 km or 31 miRay
$446
69 km or 43 miQarchak
$447
74 km or 46 miPakdasht
$445
77 km or 48 miPardis
$443
79 km or 49 miKhak-e Ali
$440
87 km or 54 miVaramin
$548
100 km or 62 miQazvin
$536
104 km or 65 miSaveh
$405
130 km or 81 miQom
$596
144 km or 90 miAmol
$511
174 km or 108 miBabol
$563
177 km or 110 miLahijan
$444
185 km or 115 miQaem Shahr
$446
204 km or 127 miRasht
$464
205 km or 128 miSari
$406
208 km or 129 miKashan
$422
220 km or 137 miSemnan
$443
225 km or 140 miArak
$466
242 km or 150 miZanjan
$402
249 km or 155 miHamadan
$333
259 km or 161 miMalayer
$360
294 km or 183 miBorujerd
$512
311 km or 193 miDorud
$441
333 km or 207 miShahin Shahr
$444
334 km or 208 miGorgan
$366
350 km or 218 miKhomeyni Shahr
$446
354 km or 220 miKhorramabad
$406