Cairo vs Nashville - Cost of Living Comparison

Cairo Nashville
🚶 Cost of living one person
$473
$2209
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1229
$5182
🏠 One person rent
$172
$1378
🏘️ Family rent
$332
$2369
🍽️ Food expenses
$185
$547
🚐 Transport expenses
$45.4
$135
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$252
$4658
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
81
80
😀 Quality of life
61
87
🏙️ Population
9.29M
668K

The cost of living in Cairo is 79% less expensive than in Nashville. Cities ranked 8507th and 316th ($473 vs $2209) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 247th in Egypt and the United States, respectively. Check Egypt vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Cairo compared to 2.1 months in Nashville. Cairo ranked 2nd best city to live in Egypt vs Nashville ranked 40th in the United States, while ranked 4905th and 158th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cairo vs Nashville

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Cairo Nashville
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.93
$14.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.6
$55.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.92
$9.34
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$5.48
 Cappuccino
$2.08
$5.35
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.34
$2.3
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$192
$1488
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$123
$1112
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$463
$2737
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$241
$1956
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.3
$124
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.1
$190
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.5
$66.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.74%
5.23%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$696
$4674
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$441
$2270
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$3.07
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.9
$65.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$1.92
$19.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.48
$1.09
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$2.49
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$3.02
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.38
$3.07
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.59
$11.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.83
$11.6
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.39
$15.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$4.64
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.76
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.5
$5.17
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
$3.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
$2.54
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
$2.81
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$1.56
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$2.3
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.04
$16.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$3.15
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.56
$7.11
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.82
$6.86
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.78
$4.55
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$2.54
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.31
$1.63
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.2
$61.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$13
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15
$104
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.62
$16.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.1
$46
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.7
$95.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$159
$1192
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3642
$25874

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Distance City Cost of living
5.9 km or 3.6 mi Giza
$413
8.1 km or 5 mi Shubra El Kheima
$380
26 km or 16 mi Helwan
$374
46 km or 28 mi Benha
$340
60 km or 37 mi Shibin El Kom
$354
62 km or 39 mi Zagazig
$367
84 km or 52 mi Tanta
$341
93 km or 58 mi Faiyum
$366
101 km or 63 mi El Mahalla El Kubra
$349
111 km or 69 mi Beni Suef
$263
111 km or 69 mi Mansoura
$377
115 km or 71 mi Ismailia
$324
125 km or 78 mi Suez
$316
133 km or 83 mi Damanhur
$348
161 km or 100 mi Kafr El Dawwar
$365
161 km or 100 mi Damietta
$371
166 km or 103 mi Port Said
$471
179 km or 111 mi Alexandria
$408
224 km or 139 mi Minya
$364
319 km or 198 mi Asyut
$395
347 km or 216 mi Gaza
$671
351 km or 218 mi Ofakim
$1642
354 km or 220 mi Netivot
$1650
360 km or 223 mi Sderot
$1648
361 km or 224 mi Dahab
$468
362 km or 225 mi Eilat
$1616
365 km or 226 mi Ashkelon
$1599
366 km or 227 mi Beersheba
$1541
367 km or 228 mi Rahat
$1653
368 km or 229 mi Aqaba
$926
379 km or 235 mi Ashdod
$1655
379 km or 235 mi Kiryat Gat
$1611
380 km or 236 mi Dimona
$1641
381 km or 236 mi El Gouna
$360
383 km or 238 mi Kiryat Malakhi
$1652
384 km or 239 mi Sharm El Sheikh
$457
390 km or 242 mi Yavne
$1646
391 km or 243 mi Sohag
$344
396 km or 246 mi Dura
$800
397 km or 246 mi Rehovot
$1739

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Distance City Cost of living
19 km or 12 mi Brentwood
$1974
22 km or 14 mi Hendersonville
$1945
25 km or 15 mi Mount Juliet
$1937
26 km or 16 mi La Vergne
$1937
27 km or 17 mi Franklin
$2041
31 km or 19 mi Smyrna
$1937
38 km or 24 mi Gallatin
$1943
41 km or 26 mi Lebanon
$1946
47 km or 29 mi Spring Hill
$1924
50 km or 31 mi Murfreesboro
$1741
66 km or 41 mi Columbia
$1626
66 km or 41 mi Clarksville
$1683
81 km or 50 mi Shelbyville
$1938
96 km or 59 mi Bowling Green
$1633
99 km or 62 mi Hopkinsville
$1943
114 km or 71 mi Tompkinsville
$1942
115 km or 71 mi Cookeville
$1326
146 km or 91 mi Murray
$1945
154 km or 95 mi Athens
$1946
161 km or 100 mi Madison
$1955
162 km or 101 mi Huntsville
$1821
169 km or 105 mi Florence
$1512
177 km or 110 mi Decatur
$1850
180 km or 112 mi Owensboro
$1549
185 km or 115 mi Chattanooga
$2033
189 km or 118 mi Elizabethtown
$1960
191 km or 119 mi East Ridge
$1951
193 km or 120 mi Jackson
$1609
193 km or 120 mi Paducah
$1331
199 km or 124 mi Henderson
$1943
200 km or 124 mi Radcliff
$1946
205 km or 127 mi Cleveland
$1948
213 km or 132 mi Evansville
$1581
218 km or 135 mi Albertville
$1941
219 km or 136 mi Somerset
$1899
226 km or 140 mi Dalton
$1660
227 km or 141 mi Oak Ridge
$1793
234 km or 145 mi Dyersburg
$1949
237 km or 147 mi Farragut
$1946
250 km or 155 mi Gadsden
$1456