Chicago vs Hengyang - Cost of Living Comparison

Chicago Hengyang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2384
$678
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$5451
$1579
🏠 One person rent
$1436
$327
🏘️ Family rent
$2255
$372
🍽️ Food expenses
$551
$197
🚐 Transport expenses
$224
$89.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4960
$898
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
46 km
🎓 Higher education
100
43
😀 Quality of life
95
48
🏙️ Population
2.75M
6.65M

The cost of living in Chicago is 251% more expensive than in Hengyang. Cities ranked 203rd and 6742nd ($2384 vs $678) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 156th and 242nd in the United States and China, respectively. Check the United States vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Chicago compared to 1.3 months in Hengyang. Chicago ranked 2nd best city to live in the United States vs Hengyang ranked 100th in China, while ranked 17th and 6320th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chicago Hengyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.3
$2.62
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$65
$7.98
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.75
$2.67
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.37
$1.48
 Cappuccino
$4.69
$3.83
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.13
$0.47
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1620
$393
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1190
$271
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2762
$790
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1851
$215
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$111
$18.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$172
$28.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$49.1
$13.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.34%
5.06%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4967
$4922
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2217
$3112
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.5
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$87
$30
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$4.39
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.37
$0.89
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$1.47
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.59
$1.48
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.87
$1.47
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.41
$1.76
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
$2.09
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.8
$4.05
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$12.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.36
$1.82
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$1.35
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.99
$1.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.96
$1.79
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.84
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$0.91
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.32
$0.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.04
$1.04
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.8
$9.01
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$0.59
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15
$2.38
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$10.5
$3.47
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.7
$4.71
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.9
$0.74
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$1.69
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$57.3
$23.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.4
$5.46
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$122
$35.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$26.2
$5.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$58.9
$59.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$90.2
$27.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1663
$408
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$19818
$15047

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 7 mi Cicero
$1942
14 km or 8.8 mi Berwyn
$2119
14 km or 8.9 mi Oak Park
$2128
16 km or 10 mi Elmwood Park
$1932
18 km or 11 mi Maywood
$1949
18 km or 11 mi Evanston
$2124
19 km or 12 mi Skokie
$1944
19 km or 12 mi Burbank
$1941
20 km or 12 mi Melrose Park
$1945
21 km or 13 mi Oak Lawn
$1941
22 km or 14 mi Morton Grove
$1946
22 km or 14 mi Niles
$1487
23 km or 14 mi Park Ridge
$1951
23 km or 14 mi Wilmette
$1938
25 km or 16 mi Blue Island
$1937
26 km or 16 mi Elmhurst
$1946
27 km or 17 mi Glenview
$1939
28 km or 17 mi Des Plaines
$1871
28 km or 18 mi Dolton
$1946
29 km or 18 mi Villa Park
$1941
30 km or 19 mi Harvey
$1938
30 km or 19 mi East Chicago
$1789
30 km or 19 mi Westmont
$1938
31 km or 19 mi Calumet
$1945
31 km or 20 mi South Holland
$1948
32 km or 20 mi Lombard
$1848
32 km or 20 mi Hammond
$1946
32 km or 20 mi Oak Forest
$1942
33 km or 20 mi Northbrook
$1941
33 km or 20 mi Mount Prospect
$1937
33 km or 20 mi Darien
$1951
33 km or 21 mi Elk Grove Village
$1937
34 km or 21 mi Downers Grove
$1960
35 km or 22 mi Orland Park
$1940
36 km or 22 mi Lansing
$1935
36 km or 22 mi Glen Ellyn
$1938
37 km or 23 mi Highland Park
$1931
37 km or 23 mi Munster
$1935
37 km or 23 mi Tinley Park
$1943
37 km or 23 mi Wheeling
$1937

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Distance City Cost of living
110 km or 68 mi Loudi
$733
110 km or 68 mi Yongzhou
$751
110 km or 69 mi Xiangtan
$708
117 km or 73 mi Shaoyang
$767
119 km or 74 mi Zhuzhou
$820
124 km or 77 mi Liling
$676
127 km or 79 mi Lianyuan
$682
130 km or 81 mi Chenzhou
$815
144 km or 90 mi Lengshuijiang
$651
149 km or 93 mi Pingxiang
$696
150 km or 93 mi Changsha
$828
158 km or 98 mi Ningxiang
$683
189 km or 118 mi Yiyang
$739
204 km or 127 mi Yichun
$747
236 km or 146 mi Lianzhou
$651
238 km or 148 mi Ji'an
$747
252 km or 156 mi Xinyu
$680
254 km or 158 mi Shaoguan
$688
254 km or 158 mi Changde
$770
262 km or 163 mi Hongjiang
$657
262 km or 163 mi Ganzhou
$792
270 km or 168 mi Huaihua
$739
280 km or 174 mi Yueyang
$749
293 km or 182 mi Guilin
$539
295 km or 183 mi Hezhou
$701
299 km or 186 mi Linxiang
$661
312 km or 194 mi Jinshi
$643
315 km or 195 mi Shishou
$661
322 km or 200 mi Zhangjiajie
$690
323 km or 200 mi Jishou
$646
336 km or 209 mi Honghu
$669
348 km or 216 mi Chibi
$657
348 km or 216 mi Tongren
$717
360 km or 224 mi Qingyuan
$733
368 km or 229 mi Xianning
$711
373 km or 232 mi Songzi
$669
381 km or 237 mi Nanchang
$665
383 km or 238 mi Jingzhou
$693
391 km or 243 mi Fuzhou
$734
396 km or 246 mi Xiantao
$638