Charlotte vs Quito - Cost of Living Comparison

Charlotte Quito
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2038
$806
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4746
$2011
🏠 One person rent
$1214
$313
🏘️ Family rent
$2103
$488
🍽️ Food expenses
$509
$300
🚐 Transport expenses
$159
$89.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5286
$484
😷 Air quality
Good
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
20 km
🎓 Higher education
68
70
😀 Quality of life
89
66
🏙️ Population
875K
2.01M

The cost of living in Charlotte is 153% more expensive than in Quito. Cities ranked 463rd and 6052nd ($2038 vs $806) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 365th and 2nd in the United States and Ecuador, respectively. Check the United States vs Ecuador comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.6 months in Charlotte compared to 0.6 months in Quito. Charlotte ranked 21st best city to live in the United States vs Quito ranked 1st in Ecuador, while ranked 111th and 3892nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Charlotte Quito
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.9
$5.58
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.6
$33.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.31
$6.71
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.38
$2.37
 Cappuccino
$4.88
$3.01
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.08
$0.92
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1415
$371
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$973
$222
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2604
$583
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1730
$368
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$87.1
$29.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$134
$45.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$65
$32
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.21%
9.04%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3644
$1344
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1693
$971
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.62
$0.35
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.1
$22.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.1
$11.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$0.85
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$0.99
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.67
$1.3
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.02
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.9
$2.17
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.77
$7.91
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
$5.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$7.15
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.42
$1.98
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$0.97
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.99
$1.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
$1.47
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
$1.29
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$1.3
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.67
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.72
$1.83
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.4
$13.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$1.48
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.27
$4.87
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$6.93
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.53
$7.95
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.15
$2.61
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.74
$2.41
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.8
$46.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.9
$5.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$143
$43
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.6
$10.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$42.1
$63
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80
$108
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$913
$290
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14990
$7675

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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 Quito

Distance City Cost of living
74 km or 46 mi Santo Domingo
$590
77 km or 48 mi Ibarra
$556
114 km or 71 mi Ambato
$577
138 km or 86 mi Quevedo
$621
151 km or 94 mi Ipiales
$422
163 km or 101 mi Riobamba
$556
183 km or 114 mi Esmeraldas
$655
210 km or 130 mi Pasto
$405
210 km or 130 mi Babahoyo
$732
227 km or 141 mi Tumaco
$432
235 km or 146 mi Portoviejo
$568
244 km or 152 mi Milagro
$677
258 km or 161 mi Manta
$811
262 km or 163 mi Duran
$665
267 km or 166 mi Guayaquil
$806
303 km or 188 mi Cuenca
$741
307 km or 191 mi Montanita
$652
348 km or 216 mi La Libertad
$779
364 km or 226 mi Popayan
$400
376 km or 233 mi Machala
$686
381 km or 237 mi Florencia
$389
426 km or 265 mi Loja
$567
430 km or 267 mi Tumbes
$455
463 km or 288 mi Cali
$555
484 km or 301 mi Buenaventura
$433
484 km or 301 mi Palmira
$391
501 km or 311 mi Neiva
$390
516 km or 321 mi Mancora
$465
543 km or 337 mi Tulua
$393
574 km or 357 mi Talara
$471
575 km or 357 mi Sullana
$500
602 km or 374 mi Piura
$571
610 km or 379 mi Jaen
$501
611 km or 380 mi Paita
$505
616 km or 383 mi Armenia
$421
623 km or 387 mi Cartago
$392
631 km or 392 mi Salento
$422
635 km or 395 mi Ibague
$363
641 km or 398 mi Pereira
$414
650 km or 404 mi Girardot
$360