Cairo vs Tulsa - Cost of Living Comparison

Cairo Tulsa
🚶 Cost of living one person
$473
$1494
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1229
$3509
🏠 One person rent
$172
$839
🏘️ Family rent
$332
$1401
🍽️ Food expenses
$185
$426
🚐 Transport expenses
$45.4
$104
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$252
$3645
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
81
53
😀 Quality of life
61
86
🏙️ Population
9.29M
413K

The cost of living in Cairo is 68% less expensive than in Tulsa. Cities ranked 8507th and 2740th ($473 vs $1494) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 2079th 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 2.4 months in Tulsa. Cairo ranked 2nd best city to live in Egypt vs Tulsa ranked 52nd in the United States, while ranked 4905th and 190th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cairo vs Tulsa

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Cairo Tulsa
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.93
$10.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.6
$40.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.92
$7.46
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$4.54
 Cappuccino
$2.08
$4.63
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.34
$2.04
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$192
$842
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$123
$601
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$463
$1480
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$241
$1054
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.3
$133
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.1
$205
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.5
$57.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.74%
4.83%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$696
$2558
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$441
$1023
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$3.01
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.9
$44.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$1.92
$21.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.48
$0.94
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$0.97
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$1.86
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$2.3
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.38
$2.7
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.59
$9.51
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.83
$9.69
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.39
$10.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$3.43
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.61
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.5
$2.97
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
$3.54
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
$1.82
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
$2.02
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$1.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$1.8
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.04
$12.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$2.81
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.56
$7.98
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.82
$5.17
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.78
$3.12
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$1.94
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.31
$1.36
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.2
$31.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$12.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15
$90.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.62
$15.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.1
$39.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.7
$76.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$159
$795
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3642
$11305

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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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$1950
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$1946
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$1942
21 km or 13 mi Sapulpa
$1937
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$1939
67 km or 41 mi Muskogee
$1420
69 km or 43 mi Bartlesville
$1964
102 km or 63 mi Stillwater
$1319
120 km or 75 mi Ponca
$1834
126 km or 78 mi Siloam Springs
$1938
126 km or 78 mi Shawnee
$1630
146 km or 91 mi Edmond
$1748
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$1940
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$1948
156 km or 97 mi Del
$1941
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$1573
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$1546
161 km or 100 mi Springdale
$1951
161 km or 100 mi Oklahoma City
$1715
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$1361
163 km or 101 mi Rogers
$1416
165 km or 103 mi Joplin
$1437
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$1437
167 km or 104 mi Moore
$1949
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$1556
177 km or 110 mi Enid
$1944
178 km or 110 mi Yukon
$1552
180 km or 112 mi Pittsburg
$1947
181 km or 112 mi Mustang
$1945
197 km or 122 mi Derby
$1943
213 km or 132 mi Wichita
$1559
242 km or 151 mi Ardmore
$1889
247 km or 153 mi Branson
$1495
247 km or 153 mi Newton
$1938
254 km or 158 mi Emporia
$1168
256 km or 159 mi Duncan
$1948
257 km or 159 mi Nixa
$1943
264 km or 164 mi Springfield
$1373
270 km or 168 mi Russellville
$1452
271 km or 168 mi Denison
$1943