Charlotte vs Perth - Cost of Living Comparison

Charlotte Perth
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2038
$1873
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4746
$4164
🏠 One person rent
$1214
$1027
🏘️ Family rent
$2103
$1517
🍽️ Food expenses
$509
$494
🚐 Transport expenses
$159
$223
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5286
$4321
😷 Air quality
Good
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
68
92
😀 Quality of life
89
98
🏙️ Population
875K
2.14M

The cost of living in Charlotte is 9% more expensive than in Perth. Cities ranked 463rd and 1866th ($2038 vs $1873) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 365th and 10th in the United States and Australia, respectively. Check the United States vs Australia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.6 months in Charlotte compared to 2.3 months in Perth. Charlotte ranked 21st best city to live in the United States vs Perth ranked 3rd in Australia, while ranked 111th and 4th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Charlotte vs Perth

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Charlotte Perth
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.9
$13.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.6
$58
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.31
$8.77
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.38
$7.03
 Cappuccino
$4.88
$3.47
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.08
$2.53
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1415
$1085
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$973
$798
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2604
$1658
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1730
$1184
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$87.1
$125
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$134
$191
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$65
$47.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.21%
3.42%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3644
$4094
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1693
$3060
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.62
$3.14
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.1
$105
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.1
$14.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$1.31
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$1.31
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.67
$1.77
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.02
$1.68
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.9
$3.96
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.77
$10.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
$8.64
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$13.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.42
$3.37
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$2.61
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.99
$2.6
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
$3.67
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
$2.32
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$1.36
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.98
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.72
$2.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.4
$12.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$4.18
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.27
$26.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$6.84
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.53
$4.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.15
$2.11
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.74
$2.51
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.8
$43.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.9
$13.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$143
$52.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.6
$16
👖 Brand Jeans
$42.1
$64.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80
$103
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$913
$1168
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14990
$12353

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Cities near Charlotte

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 Perth

Distance City Cost of living
156 km or 97 mi Bunbury
$1466
195 km or 121 mi Busselton
$2180
372 km or 231 mi Geraldton
$1643
390 km or 242 mi Albany
$1636
549 km or 341 mi Kalgoorlie
$1752
1989 km or 1236 mi Whyalla
$1627
1991 km or 1237 mi Alice Springs
$2195
2130 km or 1323 mi Adelaide
$1654
2357 km or 1465 mi Mount Gambier
$1181
2456 km or 1526 mi Mildura
$1622
2513 km or 1562 mi Warrnambool
$1573
2550 km or 1584 mi Kupang
$494
2590 km or 1609 mi Denpasar
$562
2599 km or 1615 mi Mataram
$372
2608 km or 1620 mi Ubud
$592
2609 km or 1621 mi Bali
$736
2621 km or 1629 mi Ballarat
$1740
2628 km or 1633 mi Bima
$485
2652 km or 1648 mi Bendigo
$1610
2655 km or 1650 mi Darwin
$1610
2672 km or 1660 mi Geelong
$1708
2680 km or 1665 mi Blitar
$486
2687 km or 1669 mi Malang
$418
2687 km or 1670 mi Melton
$1633
2696 km or 1675 mi Tarneit
$1570
2698 km or 1676 mi Sunbury
$1625
2699 km or 1677 mi Hoppers Crossing
$1682
2700 km or 1678 mi Batu
$490
2705 km or 1681 mi Probolinggo
$493
2713 km or 1686 mi Kediri
$499
2721 km or 1690 mi Pasuruan
$490
2722 km or 1691 mi Melbourne
$1968
2724 km or 1693 mi South Yarra
$1589
2730 km or 1696 mi Maliana
$494
2740 km or 1703 mi Frankston
$1957
2741 km or 1703 mi Ainaro
$494
2742 km or 1703 mi Madiun
$391
2745 km or 1706 mi Yogyakarta
$440
2745 km or 1706 mi Mojokerto
$471
2745 km or 1706 mi Dandenong
$1498