Charlotte vs Rome - Cost of Living Comparison

Charlotte Rome
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2038
$1546
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4746
$3755
🏠 One person rent
$1214
$822
🏘️ Family rent
$2103
$1516
🍽️ Food expenses
$509
$425
🚐 Transport expenses
$159
$157
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5286
$1486
😷 Air quality
Good
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
68
88
😀 Quality of life
89
86
🏙️ Population
875K
2.87M

The cost of living in Charlotte is 32% more expensive than in Rome. Cities ranked 463rd and 2571st ($2038 vs $1546) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 365th and 2nd in the United States and Italy, respectively. Check the United States vs Italy comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.6 months in Charlotte compared to 1 months in Rome. Charlotte ranked 21st best city to live in the United States vs Rome ranked 1st in Italy, while ranked 111th and 198th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Charlotte vs Rome

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Charlotte Rome
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.9
$14.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.6
$53.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.31
$8.57
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.38
$5.06
 Cappuccino
$4.88
$1.51
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.08
$1.87
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1415
$905
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$973
$616
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2604
$1909
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1730
$1154
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$87.1
$119
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$134
$182
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$65
$28.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.21%
1.67%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3644
$6628
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1693
$3578
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.62
$1.54
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.1
$36.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.1
$14.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$2.04
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$1.42
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.67
$1.61
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.02
$1.89
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.9
$4.11
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.77
$15.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
$9.08
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$13.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.42
$2.34
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$1.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.99
$2.21
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
$2.59
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
$1.68
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$1.51
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.72
$1.8
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.4
$6.57
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$1.41
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.27
$5.89
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$8.16
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.53
$3.65
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.15
$2.32
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.74
$1.91
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.8
$44.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.9
$9.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$143
$87.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.6
$20
👖 Brand Jeans
$42.1
$81.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80
$89.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$913
$477
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14990
$9591

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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 Rome

Distance City Cost of living
2.7 km or 1.7 mi Vatican City
$782
19 km or 12 mi Frascati
$1251
34 km or 21 mi Ladispoli
$1113
44 km or 27 mi Cisterna di Latina
$989
47 km or 29 mi Colleferro
$1065
51 km or 32 mi Anzio
$1169
59 km or 37 mi Latina
$1038
61 km or 38 mi Civitavecchia
$1117
65 km or 40 mi Rieti
$1101
66 km or 41 mi Viterbo
$1258
76 km or 47 mi Terni
$1014
78 km or 48 mi Frosinone
$675
80 km or 49 mi Avezzano
$1107
91 km or 56 mi L'Aquila
$911
93 km or 58 mi Terracina
$1222
120 km or 74 mi Foligno
$1197
132 km or 82 mi Teramo
$1062
136 km or 84 mi Perugia
$998
140 km or 87 mi Ascoli Piceno
$1078
148 km or 92 mi Chieti
$1112
156 km or 97 mi Pescara
$1119
170 km or 106 mi Aversa
$971
173 km or 107 mi Santa Maria Capua Vetere
$1095
174 km or 108 mi Fermo
$1153
175 km or 109 mi Macerata
$827
178 km or 111 mi Giugliano in Campania
$1112
179 km or 112 mi Caserta
$1043
181 km or 113 mi Arezzo
$1204
183 km or 114 mi Frattamaggiore
$897
184 km or 115 mi Siena
$1525
185 km or 115 mi Campobasso
$1007
187 km or 116 mi Civitanova Marche
$1083
189 km or 117 mi Naples
$1085
209 km or 130 mi Ancona
$1097
210 km or 130 mi Benevento
$975
213 km or 133 mi Castellammare di Stabia
$1099
221 km or 137 mi Avellino
$906
221 km or 137 mi Fano
$1102
226 km or 140 mi Amalfi
$1162
227 km or 141 mi San Marino City
$1019