Cali vs Nashville - Cost of Living Comparison

Cali Nashville
🚶 Cost of living one person
$555
$2209
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1391
$5182
🏠 One person rent
$213
$1378
🏘️ Family rent
$370
$2369
🍽️ Food expenses
$190
$547
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$135
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$321
$4658
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
19 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
45
80
😀 Quality of life
55
87
🏙️ Population
2.47M
668K

The cost of living in Cali is 75% less expensive than in Nashville. Cities ranked 7750th and 316th ($555 vs $2209) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 5th and 247th 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 2.1 months in Nashville. Cali ranked 4th best city to live in Colombia vs Nashville ranked 40th in the United States, while ranked 5807th and 158th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cali vs Nashville

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Cali Nashville
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.63
$14.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.2
$55.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.83
$9.34
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.96
$5.48
 Cappuccino
$1.73
$5.35
🥤 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
$1488
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$133
$1112
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$408
$2737
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$268
$1956
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.1
$124
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$54.2
$190
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.7
$66.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.18%
5.23%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$778
$4674
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$716
$2270
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.55
$3.07
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.6
$65.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.81
$19.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.59
$1.09
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.95
$1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.86
$2.49
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.72
$3.02
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.91
$3.07
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.29
$11.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.75
$11.6
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.31
$15.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
$4.64
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$1.76
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$5.17
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
$3.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
$2.54
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.73
$2.81
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.48
$1.56
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.2
$2.3
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.3
$16.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.72
$3.15
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.95
$7.11
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.22
$6.86
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.99
$4.55
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.71
$2.54
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.69
$1.63
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$19.8
$61.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.85
$13
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26
$104
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.45
$16.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.2
$46
👟 Brand Sneakers
$70.7
$95.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$119
$1192
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4295
$25874

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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 Nashville

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