Cali vs Milwaukee - Cost of Living Comparison

Cali Milwaukee
🚶 Cost of living one person
$555
$1755
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1391
$4081
🏠 One person rent
$213
$1015
🏘️ Family rent
$370
$1560
🍽️ Food expenses
$190
$455
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$116
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$321
$4324
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
19 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
45
87
😀 Quality of life
55
91
🏙️ Population
2.47M
600K

The cost of living in Cali is 68% less expensive than in Milwaukee. Cities ranked 7750th and 2084th ($555 vs $1755) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 5th and 1866th in Colombia and the United States, respectively. Check Colombia vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Cali compared to 2.5 months in Milwaukee. Cali ranked 4th best city to live in Colombia vs Milwaukee ranked 16th in the United States, while ranked 5807th and 84th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cali vs Milwaukee

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Cali Milwaukee
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.63
$12.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.2
$45.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.83
$8.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.96
$4.46
 Cappuccino
$1.73
$4.53
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$2.3
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$261
$1094
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$133
$795
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$408
$1665
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$268
$1263
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.1
$106
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$54.2
$162
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.7
$54.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.18%
5.05%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$778
$3633
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$716
$747
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.55
$2.5
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.6
$60.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.81
$16.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.59
$1.18
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.95
$0.76
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.86
$2.09
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.72
$2.89
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.91
$2.78
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.29
$10.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.75
$8.41
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.31
$13.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
$3.97
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$1.35
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$4.86
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
$3.04
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
$2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.73
$2.05
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.48
$0.93
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.2
$1.95
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.3
$13
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.72
$2.28
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.95
$9.51
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.22
$6.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.99
$4.1
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.71
$3.59
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.69
$1.56
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$19.8
$45.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.85
$11.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26
$164
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.45
$15.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.2
$46.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$70.7
$83.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$119
$1260
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4295
$14325

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Cities near Cali

Distance City Cost of living
27 km or 17 mi Palmira
$391
74 km or 46 mi Buenaventura
$433
80 km or 50 mi Tulua
$393
111 km or 69 mi Popayan
$400
148 km or 92 mi Neiva
$390
154 km or 96 mi Armenia
$421
160 km or 100 mi Cartago
$392
170 km or 105 mi Salento
$422
178 km or 111 mi Pereira
$414
184 km or 114 mi Ibague
$363
213 km or 132 mi Girardot
$360
214 km or 133 mi Manizales
$474
227 km or 141 mi Florencia
$389
251 km or 156 mi Quibdo
$425
262 km or 163 mi Pasto
$405
285 km or 177 mi Facatativa
$379
285 km or 177 mi Soacha
$466
301 km or 187 mi Bogota
$679
308 km or 192 mi Tumaco
$432
316 km or 196 mi Ipiales
$422
321 km or 200 mi Envigado
$500
329 km or 204 mi Medellin
$648
330 km or 205 mi Villavicencio
$411
330 km or 205 mi Zipaquira
$443
339 km or 210 mi Bello
$402
386 km or 240 mi Ibarra
$556
421 km or 261 mi Tunja
$367
446 km or 277 mi Esmeraldas
$655
463 km or 288 mi Quito
$806
469 km or 291 mi Duitama
$444
471 km or 293 mi Sogamoso
$341
500 km or 311 mi Barrancabermeja
$376
504 km or 313 mi Yopal
$428
506 km or 314 mi Santo Domingo
$590
518 km or 322 mi Turbo
$430
554 km or 344 mi Floridablanca
$404
556 km or 346 mi Bucaramanga
$480
571 km or 354 mi Ambato
$577
595 km or 369 mi Quevedo
$621
596 km or 370 mi Monteria
$486

Cities near Milwaukee

Distance City Cost of living
5.6 km or 3.5 mi West Allis
$1953
6.3 km or 3.9 mi Wauwatosa
$1851
10 km or 6.4 mi Greenfield
$1947
13 km or 8.3 mi Brookfield
$1949
15 km or 9.4 mi New Berlin
$1946
17 km or 11 mi South Milwaukee
$1940
17 km or 11 mi Menomonee Falls
$1938
17 km or 11 mi Franklin
$1945
19 km or 12 mi Oak Creek
$1944
19 km or 12 mi Mequon
$1934
22 km or 14 mi Muskego
$1950
23 km or 14 mi Waukesha
$1658
27 km or 17 mi Caledonia
$1936
37 km or 23 mi Mount Pleasant
$1948
38 km or 24 mi Racine
$1949
46 km or 28 mi West Bend
$1948
53 km or 33 mi Kenosha
$1922
57 km or 36 mi Pleasant Prairie
$1947
64 km or 40 mi Watertown
$1940
67 km or 42 mi Zion
$1578
74 km or 46 mi Fort Atkinson
$1973
76 km or 47 mi Round Lake Beach
$1937
76 km or 47 mi Gurnee
$1936
77 km or 48 mi Waukegan
$1825
78 km or 49 mi Grayslake
$1947
80 km or 50 mi Sheboygan
$1417
81 km or 51 mi North Chicago
$1945
84 km or 52 mi McHenry
$1898
85 km or 53 mi Libertyville
$2201
87 km or 54 mi Mundelein
$1869
90 km or 56 mi Fond du Lac
$1827
91 km or 57 mi Woodstock
$1854
91 km or 57 mi Vernon Hills
$1906
96 km or 60 mi Janesville
$1674
97 km or 60 mi Crystal Lake
$1874
97 km or 60 mi Highland Park
$1931
98 km or 61 mi Buffalo Grove
$2298
101 km or 63 mi Lake in the Hills
$1937
102 km or 63 mi Wheeling
$1937
103 km or 64 mi Northbrook
$1941