Charlotte vs Tijuana - Cost of Living Comparison

Charlotte Tijuana
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2038
$913
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4746
$2398
🏠 One person rent
$1214
$410
🏘️ Family rent
$2103
$940
🍽️ Food expenses
$509
$278
🚐 Transport expenses
$159
$149
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5286
$770
😷 Air quality
Good
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
9 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
68
28
😀 Quality of life
89
61
🏙️ Population
875K
1.96M

The cost of living in Charlotte is 123% more expensive than in Tijuana. Cities ranked 463rd and 5672nd ($2038 vs $913) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 365th and 4th in the United States and Mexico, respectively. Check the United States vs Mexico comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.6 months in Charlotte compared to 0.8 months in Tijuana. Charlotte ranked 21st best city to live in the United States vs Tijuana ranked 3rd in Mexico, while ranked 111th and 5035th among best cities to live in the world.

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Charlotte Tijuana
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.9
$9.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.6
$37
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.31
$5.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.38
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$4.88
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.08
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1415
$547
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$973
$278
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2604
$1147
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1730
$753
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$87.1
$54.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$134
$84.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$65
$23.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.21%
12.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3644
$1553
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1693
$899
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.62
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.1
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.1
$17.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.67
$1.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.02
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.9
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.77
$5.08
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$9.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.42
$1.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.99
$1.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
$1.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$0.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.72
$1.48
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.4
$9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.27
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$5.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.53
$2.88
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.15
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.74
$1.35
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.8
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.9
$3.65
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$143
$44.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.6
$6.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$42.1
$44.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80
$66.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$913
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14990
$3578

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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
11 km or 6.5 mi Imperial Beach
$1939
11 km or 6.9 mi Chula Vista
$2696
15 km or 9.5 mi Las Delicias
$627
18 km or 11 mi National
$1939
21 km or 13 mi Rosarito Beach
$629
22 km or 14 mi Coronado
$1938
23 km or 15 mi Lemon Grove
$1945
24 km or 15 mi San Diego
$2797
27 km or 17 mi La Mesa
$2115
30 km or 19 mi El Cajon
$2038
38 km or 24 mi Santee
$1938
42 km or 26 mi La Jolla
$1946
48 km or 30 mi Poway
$1943
62 km or 38 mi Encinitas
$3096
66 km or 41 mi Escondido
$2829
69 km or 43 mi San Marcos
$1949
76 km or 47 mi Carlsbad
$2836
77 km or 48 mi Vista
$2327
81 km or 50 mi Oceanside
$2661
84 km or 52 mi Ensenada
$632
96 km or 59 mi Fallbrook
$1973
109 km or 67 mi Temecula
$2943
115 km or 72 mi San Clemente
$2454
117 km or 73 mi Murrieta
$2469
119 km or 74 mi French Valley
$1947
121 km or 75 mi Wildomar
$1942
122 km or 76 mi Dana Point
$1950
123 km or 77 mi San Juan Capistrano
$1946
128 km or 80 mi Laguna Niguel
$2819
128 km or 80 mi Menifee
$2200
131 km or 82 mi Laguna Beach
$1934
131 km or 82 mi Lake Elsinore
$1916
134 km or 83 mi Mission Viejo
$2087
135 km or 84 mi Rancho Santa Margarita
$2491
135 km or 84 mi Laguna Hills
$1934
135 km or 84 mi Hemet
$2225
138 km or 86 mi Aliso Viejo
$1980
138 km or 86 mi Lake Forest
$2334
139 km or 87 mi El Centro
$1725
140 km or 87 mi San Jacinto
$1952