Calgary vs Cleveland - Cost of Living Comparison

Calgary Cleveland
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1881
$1769
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4575
$4070
🏠 One person rent
$1024
$1013
🏘️ Family rent
$1899
$1654
🍽️ Food expenses
$554
$521
🚐 Transport expenses
$175
$115
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4161
$4327
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
8 km
4 km
🎓 Higher education
54
84
😀 Quality of life
93
88
🏙️ Population
1.24M
381K

The cost of living in Calgary is 6% more expensive than in Cleveland. Cities ranked 1847th and 2056th ($1881 vs $1769) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 28th and 1853rd in Canada and the United States, respectively. Check Canada vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.2 months in Calgary compared to 2.4 months in Cleveland. Calgary ranked 5th best city to live in Canada vs Cleveland ranked 32nd in the United States, while ranked 48th and 140th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Calgary vs Cleveland

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Calgary Cleveland
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$13
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$66.2
$62.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.63
$9.07
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.47
$5.34
 Cappuccino
$3.75
$4.36
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.75
$1.79
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$958
$1171
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$813
$755
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2064
$2013
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1555
$1264
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$114
$121
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$174
$186
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.2
$53.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.32%
5.43%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3153
$2145
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2857
$306
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.82
$2.61
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.7
$90.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.6
$16.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$1.07
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$0.81
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$2.31
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
$2.97
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.96
$2.74
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.9
$11.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
$10.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.8
$16.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.04
$3.71
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$1.22
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.8
$2.57
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.95
$4.3
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$2.3
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
$3.5
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.16
$1.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$4.55
$2.15
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.7
$17.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
$2.63
🚬 Cigarette pack
$12.5
$8.31
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
$9.28
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$8.08
$4.23
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.75
$2.43
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.05
$1.2
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$61.3
$27.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$11.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$60.8
$77.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$18.5
$12.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$57.9
$50.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82
$81
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$930
$929
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12409
$13276

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Cities near Calgary

Distance City Cost of living
106 km or 66 mi Banff
$1868
137 km or 85 mi Red Deer
$1553
174 km or 108 mi Lethbridge
$1669
248 km or 154 mi Leduc
$1699
265 km or 165 mi Medicine Hat
$1439
278 km or 173 mi Spruce Grove
$1741
279 km or 173 mi Edmonton
$1692
357 km or 222 mi Sandpoint
$1556
402 km or 250 mi Kelowna
$1774
422 km or 262 mi Coeur d'Alene
$1994
426 km or 265 mi Post Falls
$1941
429 km or 266 mi Penticton
$1801
440 km or 273 mi Spokane Valley
$1943
442 km or 275 mi Kamloops
$1529
443 km or 275 mi Great Falls
$1902
452 km or 281 mi Spokane
$1886
466 km or 289 mi Missoula
$1766
517 km or 322 mi Helena
$1813
524 km or 325 mi Saskatoon
$1513
526 km or 327 mi Moscow
$1344
531 km or 330 mi Pullman
$1402
556 km or 345 mi Grande Prairie
$1734
560 km or 348 mi Lewiston
$1610
572 km or 355 mi Butte
$1341
579 km or 360 mi Moses Lake
$1911
600 km or 373 mi Chilliwack
$1872
603 km or 375 mi Moose Jaw
$1638
607 km or 377 mi Wenatchee
$1877
616 km or 382 mi Prince Albert
$1530
630 km or 391 mi Abbotsford
$1579
636 km or 395 mi Whistler
$2493
637 km or 396 mi Walla Walla
$1681
638 km or 396 mi Bozeman
$1971
641 km or 398 mi Maple Ridge
$1914
650 km or 404 mi Langley
$1837
650 km or 404 mi Pasco
$1628
651 km or 405 mi Coquitlam
$2071
654 km or 406 mi Bellingham
$2177
654 km or 406 mi Richland
$1880
655 km or 407 mi Fort McMurray
$1758

Cities near Cleveland

Distance City Cost of living
8.8 km or 5.4 mi Garfield Heights
$1945
9.4 km or 5.8 mi Cleveland Heights
$1945
9.9 km or 6.1 mi Shaker Heights
$1935
11 km or 6.8 mi Lakewood
$1936
11 km or 6.9 mi Parma
$1746
12 km or 7.5 mi Maple Heights
$1946
13 km or 7.8 mi South Euclid
$1935
13 km or 8.2 mi Parma Heights
$1935
15 km or 9.1 mi Rocky River
$1942
15 km or 9.4 mi Bedford
$1946
18 km or 11 mi Euclid
$1940
19 km or 12 mi North Royalton
$1943
22 km or 13 mi Solon
$1964
22 km or 13 mi North Olmsted
$1941
22 km or 14 mi Westlake
$1944
23 km or 14 mi Strongsville
$1940
28 km or 17 mi Avon Lake
$1950
28 km or 18 mi Willoughby
$1585
30 km or 18 mi Avon
$2099
30 km or 18 mi Brunswick
$1937
30 km or 18 mi North Ridgeville
$1953
33 km or 21 mi Hudson
$1937
36 km or 22 mi Mentor
$1781
38 km or 24 mi Elyria
$1938
40 km or 25 mi Cuyahoga Falls
$1937
41 km or 25 mi Stow
$1951
42 km or 26 mi Lorain
$1941
42 km or 26 mi Medina
$1651
45 km or 28 mi Kent
$1675
47 km or 29 mi Akron
$1543
51 km or 32 mi Wadsworth
$1827
52 km or 32 mi Barberton
$1935
61 km or 38 mi Green
$1948
76 km or 47 mi Warren
$1935
77 km or 48 mi Massillon
$1937
78 km or 49 mi Wooster
$1347
79 km or 49 mi Alliance
$1942
79 km or 49 mi Canton
$1519
83 km or 52 mi Norwalk
$1944
87 km or 54 mi Sandusky
$1998