Charlotte vs Praia - Cost of Living Comparison

Charlotte Praia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2038
$683
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4746
$1492
🏠 One person rent
$1214
$328
🏘️ Family rent
$2103
$467
🍽️ Food expenses
$509
$253
🚐 Transport expenses
$159
$40.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5286
$322
😷 Air quality
Good
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
2 km
🎓 Higher education
68
33
😀 Quality of life
89
39
🏙️ Population
875K
159K

The cost of living in Charlotte is 198% more expensive than in Praia. Cities ranked 463rd and 6683rd ($2038 vs $683) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 365th and 2nd in the United States and Cape Verde, respectively. Check the United States vs Cape Verde comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.6 months in Charlotte compared to 0.5 months in Praia. Charlotte ranked 21st best city to live in the United States vs Praia ranked 1st in Cape Verde, while ranked 111th and 7219th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Charlotte vs Praia

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Charlotte Praia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.9
$4.25
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.6
$30
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.31
$5.07
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.38
$1.47
 Cappuccino
$4.88
$1.6
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.08
$1.09
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1415
$283
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$973
$194
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2604
$413
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1730
$286
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$87.1
$71.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$134
$111
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$65
$45.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.21%
19.84%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3644
$934
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1693
$725
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.62
$0.67
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.1
$22.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.1
$12.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$1.57
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$0.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.67
$0.94
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.02
$0.85
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.9
$2.24
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.77
$4.82
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
$4.86
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$7.74
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.42
$2.4
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$1.91
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.99
$1.94
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
$1.73
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
$1.4
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$1.4
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.84
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.72
$1.87
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.4
$7.39
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$1.3
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.27
$2.77
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$2.81
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.53
$9.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.15
$1.04
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.74
$1.48
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.8
$26.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.9
$4.88
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$143
$23.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.6
$2.44
👖 Brand Jeans
$42.1
$38.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80
$68.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$913
$74
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14990
$3329

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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
26 km or 16 mi Assomada
$656
270 km or 168 mi Mindelo
$729
651 km or 404 mi Dakar
$1047
671 km or 417 mi Rufisque
$921
709 km or 440 mi Thies
$871
760 km or 472 mi Lamin
$358
761 km or 473 mi Saint-Louis
$853
762 km or 474 mi Brikama
$437
765 km or 475 mi Banjul
$450
766 km or 476 mi Fatick
$921
786 km or 488 mi Louga
$921
805 km or 500 mi Kaolack
$930
824 km or 512 mi Ziguinchor
$916
843 km or 524 mi Rosso
$691
877 km or 545 mi Nouakchott
$741
921 km or 572 mi Bissau
$631
952 km or 591 mi Kolda
$903
1004 km or 624 mi Bafata
$557
1156 km or 718 mi Boffa
$833
1222 km or 760 mi Conakry
$983
1263 km or 785 mi Forecariah
$834
1327 km or 825 mi Freetown
$739
1338 km or 831 mi Mamou
$856
1497 km or 930 mi Bo
$770
1554 km or 965 mi Kenema
$763
1618 km or 1005 mi Gueckedou
$862
1621 km or 1007 mi Kankan
$860
1646 km or 1023 mi Tenerife
$1133
1660 km or 1031 mi La Orotava
$956
1662 km or 1033 mi Santa Lucia de Tirajana
$1054
1663 km or 1034 mi Puerto de la Cruz
$1141
1680 km or 1044 mi San Cristobal de La Laguna
$1062
1682 km or 1045 mi Santa Cruz de Tenerife
$1008
1685 km or 1047 mi Monrovia
$525
1688 km or 1049 mi Las Palmas
$1086
1694 km or 1053 mi Bamako
$549
1712 km or 1064 mi Kakata
$483
1729 km or 1074 mi Laayoune
$490
1735 km or 1078 mi Koulikoro
$485
1737 km or 1079 mi Banamba
$486