Charlotte vs Managua - Cost of Living Comparison

Charlotte Managua
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2038
$691
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4746
$1763
🏠 One person rent
$1214
$281
🏘️ Family rent
$2103
$540
🍽️ Food expenses
$509
$260
🚐 Transport expenses
$159
$72.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5286
$361
😷 Air quality
Good
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
68
34
😀 Quality of life
89
48
🏙️ Population
875K
937K

The cost of living in Charlotte is 195% more expensive than in Managua. Cities ranked 463rd and 6619th ($2038 vs $691) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 365th and 2nd in the United States and Nicaragua, respectively. Check the United States vs Nicaragua comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.6 months in Charlotte compared to 0.5 months in Managua. Charlotte ranked 21st best city to live in the United States vs Managua ranked 1st in Nicaragua, while ranked 111th and 6340th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Charlotte vs Managua

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Charlotte Managua
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.9
$5.02
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.6
$28.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.31
$5.4
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.38
$1.14
 Cappuccino
$4.88
$2.01
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.08
$0.69
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1415
$211
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$973
$162
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2604
$519
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1730
$381
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$87.1
$42
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$134
$64.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$65
$67.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.21%
12.03%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3644
$984
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1693
$517
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.62
$0.1
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.1
$9.63
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.1
$13.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$1.24
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$0.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.67
$1.32
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.02
$1.04
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.9
$2
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.77
$3.03
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
$5.09
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$8.31
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.42
$3.51
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$1.43
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.99
$2.5
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
$1.62
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
$1.37
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$1.11
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.47
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.72
$1.16
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.4
$11.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$1.36
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.27
$3.34
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$3.84
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.53
$3.96
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.15
$2.26
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.74
$1.48
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.8
$30.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.9
$6.15
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$143
$23.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.6
$6.37
👖 Brand Jeans
$42.1
$54.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80
$78.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$913
$167
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14990
$4526

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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

Cities near Managua

Distance City Cost of living
27 km or 17 mi Masaya
$619
42 km or 26 mi Granada
$668
74 km or 46 mi Leon
$556
93 km or 58 mi Matagalpa
$514
95 km or 59 mi Juigalpa
$598
104 km or 65 mi Esteli
$509
108 km or 67 mi Chinandega
$539
108 km or 67 mi Jinotega
$453
109 km or 68 mi San Juan del Sur
$839
192 km or 119 mi Liberia
$661
211 km or 131 mi Tamarindo
$1132
239 km or 148 mi Tegucigalpa
$856
255 km or 159 mi San Miguel
$645
272 km or 169 mi Usulutan
$836
288 km or 179 mi Puntarenas
$735
297 km or 185 mi Comayagua
$678
303 km or 188 mi Santa Teresa
$837
326 km or 203 mi Alajuela
$834
335 km or 208 mi Heredia
$723
343 km or 213 mi San Jose
$1001
345 km or 214 mi Yoro
$823
361 km or 224 mi Soyapango
$816
361 km or 224 mi San Salvador
$965
361 km or 224 mi Cartago
$823
365 km or 227 mi Mejicanos
$750
365 km or 227 mi Apopa
$830
369 km or 229 mi Santa Tecla
$865
398 km or 247 mi El Progreso
$863
400 km or 248 mi Villanueva
$590
406 km or 252 mi La Lima
$621
408 km or 253 mi La Ceiba
$641
408 km or 254 mi Santa Ana
$909
412 km or 256 mi Sonsonate
$794
418 km or 260 mi San Pedro Sula
$811
427 km or 265 mi Limon
$846
430 km or 267 mi Choloma
$520
435 km or 270 mi Ahuachapan
$870
453 km or 282 mi Puerto Cortes
$691
489 km or 304 mi Jalapa
$801
533 km or 331 mi San Miguel Petapa
$731