Chennai vs Colorado Springs - Cost of Living Comparison

Chennai Colorado Springs
🚶 Cost of living one person
$425
$2033
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1030
$4380
🏠 One person rent
$162
$1261
🏘️ Family rent
$296
$1863
🍽️ Food expenses
$162
$527
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.2
$110
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$568
$5245
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
77
64
😀 Quality of life
67
85
🏙️ Population
10.3M
479K

The cost of living in Chennai is 79% less expensive than in Colorado Springs. Cities ranked 8684th and 472nd ($425 vs $2033) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 26th and 372nd in India and the United States, respectively. Check India vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Chennai compared to 2.6 months in Colorado Springs. Chennai ranked 2nd best city to live in India vs Colorado Springs ranked 57th in the United States, while ranked 3652nd and 207th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chennai vs Colorado Springs

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Chennai Colorado Springs
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.21
$17.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.1
$53.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.6
$9.29
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$5.48
 Cappuccino
$1.88
$5.02
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
$2.38
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$182
$1262
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
$1057
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$362
$1960
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$216
$1567
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
$100
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.3
$155
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.78
$62.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.62%
5.29%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2011
$3550
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$686
$2260
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$1.62
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.4
$53.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.71
$20.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.31
$1.06
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
$0.86
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$2.17
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$2.5
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.86
$3.36
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
$11.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$8.54
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.84
$12.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.54
$4.6
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.84
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$4.54
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
$4.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
$1.7
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$2.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$1.5
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$1.96
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.36
$14.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$3.43
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$7.98
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.97
$6.85
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.63
$3.64
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$2.78
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.77
$1.37
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.4
$44.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.67
$12.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.1
$101
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.93
$12.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.5
$43.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$40.3
$86.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$71.7
$1248
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1266
$10576

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$277
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138 km or 85 mi Pondicherry
$328
153 km or 95 mi Nellore
$273
159 km or 99 mi Cuddalore
$337
198 km or 123 mi Madanapalle
$336
219 km or 136 mi Kadapa
$344
260 km or 162 mi Proddatur
$337
269 km or 167 mi Ongole
$338
279 km or 173 mi Salem
$351
282 km or 175 mi Thanjavur
$333
290 km or 180 mi Bangalore
$480
304 km or 189 mi Chirala
$335
305 km or 189 mi Tiruchirappalli
$335
312 km or 194 mi Hindupur
$335
328 km or 204 mi Nandyal
$348
338 km or 210 mi Anantapur
$339
339 km or 211 mi Erode
$278
344 km or 214 mi Tumkur
$301
353 km or 219 mi Tenali
$271
354 km or 220 mi Machilipatnam
$282
357 km or 222 mi Guntur
$294
361 km or 224 mi Tiruppur
$340
383 km or 238 mi Vijayawada
$424
388 km or 241 mi Kurnool
$348
396 km or 246 mi Dindigul
$338
402 km or 250 mi Mysore
$345
411 km or 256 mi Eluru
$329
423 km or 263 mi Madurai
$361
428 km or 266 mi Coimbatore
$360
428 km or 266 mi Adoni
$346
453 km or 282 mi Nalgonda
$333
462 km or 287 mi Rajahmundry
$297
463 km or 288 mi Khammam
$277
474 km or 294 mi Mahbubnagar
$336
476 km or 296 mi Kakinada
$350
482 km or 300 mi Hospet
$339
494 km or 307 mi Davanagere
$282
509 km or 317 mi Malappuram
$263

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$1947
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$1939
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$1941
68 km or 42 mi Pueblo
$1802
73 km or 45 mi Parker
$1947
77 km or 48 mi Highlands Ranch
$2455
82 km or 51 mi Centennial
$1941
86 km or 53 mi Littleton
$1551
89 km or 55 mi Englewood
$1940
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$1986
97 km or 61 mi Lakewood
$1965
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$2384
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$1946
108 km or 67 mi Arvada
$1951
109 km or 68 mi Commerce
$1686
110 km or 68 mi Westminster
$1953
116 km or 72 mi Northglenn
$1937
116 km or 72 mi Thornton
$2299
121 km or 75 mi Broomfield
$2219
124 km or 77 mi Brighton
$1949
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$2361
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$2346
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$2608
173 km or 107 mi Greeley
$1652
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$2090
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$2027
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$1582
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$1354
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$2124
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$1690
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$1933
347 km or 216 mi Scottsbluff
$1946
356 km or 221 mi Garden
$1945
370 km or 230 mi Santa Fe
$1968
380 km or 236 mi Farmington
$1803
395 km or 245 mi Liberal
$1935
426 km or 264 mi North Platte
$1941
434 km or 270 mi Dodge
$1401
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$1765
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$1617