Charlotte vs Monrovia - Cost of Living Comparison

Charlotte Monrovia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2038
$525
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4746
$1276
🏠 One person rent
$1214
$232
🏘️ Family rent
$2103
$421
🍽️ Food expenses
$509
$188
🚐 Transport expenses
$159
$52.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5286
$305
😷 Air quality
Good
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
68
22
😀 Quality of life
89
32
🏙️ Population
875K
1.02M

The cost of living in Charlotte is 288% more expensive than in Monrovia. Cities ranked 463rd and 8103rd ($2038 vs $525) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 365th and 1st in the United States and Liberia, respectively. Check the United States vs Liberia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.6 months in Charlotte compared to 0.6 months in Monrovia. Charlotte ranked 21st best city to live in the United States vs Monrovia ranked 1st in Liberia, while ranked 111th and 8347th among best cities to live in the world.

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Charlotte Monrovia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.9
$2.85
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.6
$17.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.31
$4.46
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.38
$1.64
 Cappuccino
$4.88
$1.58
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.08
$0.56
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1415
$224
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$973
$145
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2604
$471
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1730
$296
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$87.1
$35
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$134
$54.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$65
$36.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.21%
12.15%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3644
$1121
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1693
$628
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.62
$0.39
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.1
$17
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.1
$6.42
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$0.96
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.67
$0.68
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.02
$1.05
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.9
$1.46
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.77
$5.76
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
$4.08
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$5.99
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.42
$2.02
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$1.06
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.99
$1.31
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
$0.84
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
$0.86
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$0.89
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.34
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.72
$1.18
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.4
$7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$1.3
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.27
$2.38
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$3.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.53
$2.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.15
$1.48
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.74
$1.09
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.8
$22.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.9
$3.94
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$143
$19.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.6
$4.02
👖 Brand Jeans
$42.1
$27.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80
$58.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$913
$92.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14990
$3000

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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
56 km or 35 mi Kakata
$483
180 km or 112 mi Kenema
$763
210 km or 131 mi Bo
$770
243 km or 151 mi Greenville
$483
260 km or 161 mi Sanniquellie
$483
262 km or 163 mi Gueckedou
$862
272 km or 169 mi Nzerekore
$867
288 km or 179 mi Yekepa
$483
361 km or 224 mi Freetown
$739
459 km or 285 mi Forecariah
$834
474 km or 295 mi Mamou
$856
479 km or 297 mi Conakry
$983
482 km or 300 mi Kankan
$860
539 km or 335 mi Gagnoa
$775
557 km or 346 mi Boffa
$833
605 km or 376 mi Divo
$772
613 km or 381 mi Yamoussoukro
$975
655 km or 407 mi Bouake
$805
669 km or 416 mi Korhogo
$778
675 km or 419 mi Bougouni
$487
719 km or 447 mi Dabou
$761
730 km or 453 mi Agboville
$767
758 km or 471 mi Abidjan
$860
769 km or 478 mi Bamako
$549
777 km or 483 mi Bafata
$557
792 km or 492 mi Grand-Bassam
$600
793 km or 493 mi Sikasso
$495
809 km or 503 mi Abengourou
$766
811 km or 504 mi Bissau
$631
811 km or 504 mi Koulikoro
$485
861 km or 535 mi Kolda
$903
885 km or 550 mi Banamba
$486
898 km or 558 mi Bobo-Dioulasso
$671
919 km or 571 mi Ziguinchor
$916
936 km or 582 mi Segou
$487
969 km or 602 mi Markala
$486
1004 km or 624 mi Brikama
$437
1008 km or 627 mi Obuasi
$571
1012 km or 629 mi Sekondi-Takoradi
$536
1014 km or 630 mi Lamin
$358