Charlotte vs Kano - Cost of Living Comparison

Charlotte Kano
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2038
$550
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4746
$1392
🏠 One person rent
$1214
$230
🏘️ Family rent
$2103
$513
🍽️ Food expenses
$509
$184
🚐 Transport expenses
$159
$91
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5286
$168
😷 Air quality
Good
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
68
22
😀 Quality of life
89
17
🏙️ Population
875K
3.85M

The cost of living in Charlotte is 270% more expensive than in Kano. Cities ranked 463rd and 7915th ($2038 vs $550) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 365th and 29th in the United States and Nigeria, respectively. Check the United States vs Nigeria comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.6 months in Charlotte compared to 0.3 months in Kano. Charlotte ranked 21st best city to live in the United States vs Kano ranked 8th in Nigeria, while ranked 111th and 9047th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Charlotte vs Kano

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Charlotte Kano
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.9
$2.64
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.6
$10.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.31
$4.39
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.38
$0.65
 Cappuccino
$4.88
$2.34
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.08
$0.43
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1415
$315
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$973
$159
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2604
$850
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1730
$364
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$87.1
$22.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$134
$35.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$65
$16.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.21%
16.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3644
$1183
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1693
$470
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.62
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.1
$19.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.1
$10.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$0.38
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$2.12
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.67
$0.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.02
$1.46
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.9
$1.41
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.77
$2.39
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
$3.33
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$3.49
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.42
$3.3
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$1.47
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.99
$1.08
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
$0.95
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
$1.68
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$1.79
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.23
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.72
$0.63
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.4
$6.51
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$2.12
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.27
$0.73
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$1.39
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.53
$2.43
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.15
$0.97
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.74
$0.55
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.8
$31.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.9
$3.82
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$143
$12.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.6
$2.07
👖 Brand Jeans
$42.1
$30.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80
$45.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$913
$41.4
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14990
$471

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Distance City Cost of living
17 km or 10 mi Matthews
$1934
17 km or 11 mi Mint Hill
$1947
20 km or 13 mi Huntersville
$1946
23 km or 14 mi Indian Trail
$1948
28 km or 18 mi Cornelius
$1843
30 km or 18 mi Concord
$1876
31 km or 19 mi Gastonia
$1828
36 km or 22 mi Kannapolis
$1934
36 km or 22 mi Rock Hill
$1694
38 km or 23 mi Monroe
$1939
40 km or 25 mi Mooresville
$1919
57 km or 35 mi Lancaster
$2033
59 km or 37 mi Salisbury
$1949
62 km or 39 mi Statesville
$1944
63 km or 39 mi Shelby
$1911
72 km or 45 mi Hickory
$1641
94 km or 58 mi Forest
$1947
101 km or 63 mi Thomasville
$1508
104 km or 64 mi Rockingham
$1946
104 km or 65 mi Spartanburg
$1725
108 km or 67 mi Asheboro
$1950
111 km or 69 mi Winston-Salem
$1724
113 km or 70 mi High Point
$1642
120 km or 75 mi Kernersville
$1872
130 km or 81 mi Greer
$1940
132 km or 82 mi Greensboro
$1640
138 km or 86 mi Columbia
$1956
142 km or 88 mi Mauldin
$1938
143 km or 89 mi Lexington
$1948
147 km or 91 mi Greenville
$1750
152 km or 94 mi Florence
$2021
152 km or 95 mi Sumter
$1275
154 km or 96 mi Sanford
$1360
159 km or 99 mi Burlington
$1949
160 km or 99 mi Asheville
$2262
166 km or 103 mi Greenwood
$1937
176 km or 109 mi Fayetteville
$1570
179 km or 111 mi Chapel Hill
$2494
180 km or 112 mi Lumberton
$1820
184 km or 114 mi Anderson
$1764

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Distance City Cost of living
137 km or 85 mi Zaria
$543
148 km or 92 mi Katsina
$712
202 km or 125 mi Kaduna
$649
202 km or 126 mi Gusau
$754
206 km or 128 mi Zinder
$867
227 km or 141 mi Maradi
$865
233 km or 145 mi Jos
$780
237 km or 147 mi Bauchi
$567
341 km or 212 mi Minna
$669
346 km or 215 mi Abuja
$1305
375 km or 233 mi Sokoto
$638
376 km or 234 mi Damaturu
$725
504 km or 313 mi Maiduguri
$555
553 km or 344 mi Mubi
$729
583 km or 362 mi Ilorin
$753
607 km or 377 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
612 km or 380 mi Garoua
$459
625 km or 388 mi Owo
$745
628 km or 390 mi Enugu
$938
639 km or 397 mi Osogbo
$548
641 km or 399 mi Akure
$662
653 km or 406 mi Maroua
$453
664 km or 413 mi Awka
$748
664 km or 413 mi Ife
$774
676 km or 420 mi Onitsha
$501
683 km or 424 mi Oyo
$646
692 km or 430 mi Bol
$483
698 km or 434 mi Bamenda
$387
708 km or 440 mi Benin
$924
711 km or 442 mi N'Djamena
$525
715 km or 444 mi Niamey
$894
718 km or 446 mi Ibadan
$941
728 km or 452 mi Umuahia
$755
743 km or 461 mi Owerri
$1669
756 km or 470 mi Bafoussam
$488
761 km or 473 mi Ngaoundere
$426
772 km or 480 mi Bongor
$483
776 km or 482 mi Aba
$659
782 km or 486 mi Abeokuta
$1274
782 km or 486 mi Warri
$518