Prices in Accra vs Louisville - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraLouisville
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$1548
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$3703
🏠 One person rent
$414
$837
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$1268
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$474
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$106
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$3175
🏙️ Population
2.29M
760k

The cost of living in Accra is 45% less expensive than in Louisville. Cities ranked 5773rd and 2204th ($856 vs $1548) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1867th 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 2.1 months in Louisville. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Louisville ranked 29th in the United States, while ranked 6318th and 94th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Louisville

AccraLouisville
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$11.7
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$54.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$6.93
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$4.85
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$4.96
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$1.5
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$848
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$656
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$1363
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$1007
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$91.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$139
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$50.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
4.18%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$2129
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$905
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$1.74
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$49.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$15.7
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.63
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.54
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$2
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$3.21
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$2.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$11.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$8.25
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$12.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$3.95
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.15
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$3.79
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$4.79
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$2.39
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$3.4
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$1.2
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.81
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$2.77
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$5.71
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$8.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$4.77
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$3.35
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.5
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$25.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$10.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$107
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$13.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$40.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$82.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$673
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$30236

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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

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DistanceCityCost of living
4.7 km or 2.9 miJeffersonville
$1597
6.4 km or 3.9 miClarksville
$1757
8 km or 4.9 miNew Albany
$1699
16 km or 10 miJeffersontown
$1748
46 km or 29 miShelbyville
$1752
50 km or 31 miRadcliff
$1659
63 km or 39 miElizabethtown
$1310
78 km or 48 miFrankfort
$1648
104 km or 65 miGeorgetown
$1471
107 km or 67 miColumbus
$1740
111 km or 69 miNicholasville
$1757
113 km or 70 miLexington
$1366
121 km or 75 miBloomington
$1709
126 km or 79 miFlorence
$1746
130 km or 81 miIndependence
$1748
132 km or 82 miOwensboro
$1387
140 km or 87 miFranklin
$1746
140 km or 87 miRichmond
$1295
140 km or 87 miWinchester
$1759
140 km or 87 miCovington
$1669
146 km or 91 miCincinnati
$1368
154 km or 96 miGreenwood
$1753
154 km or 96 miBowling Green
$1453
159 km or 99 miFairfield
$1760
161 km or 100 miEvansville
$1394
163 km or 101 miHamilton
$1467
164 km or 102 miOxford
$1750
165 km or 102 miSomerset
$1638
167 km or 104 miHenderson
$1756
170 km or 106 miPlainfield
$1742
171 km or 106 miGreenfield
$1708
172 km or 107 miIndianapolis
$1568
173 km or 108 miTompkinsville
$1747
175 km or 109 miMason
$1743
180 km or 112 miLawrence
$1748
183 km or 114 miMiddletown
$1758
185 km or 115 miBrownsburg
$1742
186 km or 116 miLebanon
$1782
190 km or 118 miRichmond
$1757
190 km or 118 miFishers
$1751