Chicago vs Luoyang - Cost of Living Comparison

Chicago Luoyang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2384
$533
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$5451
$1522
🏠 One person rent
$1436
$154
🏘️ Family rent
$2255
$224
🍽️ Food expenses
$551
$245
🚐 Transport expenses
$224
$58.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4960
$918
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
100
33
😀 Quality of life
95
47
🏙️ Population
2.75M
7.06M

The cost of living in Chicago is 347% more expensive than in Luoyang. Cities ranked 203rd and 8038th ($2384 vs $533) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 156th and 538th 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 1.7 months in Luoyang. Chicago ranked 2nd best city to live in the United States vs Luoyang ranked 122nd in China, while ranked 17th and 6404th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chicago Luoyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.3
$2.58
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$65
$18.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.75
$4.42
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.37
$1.82
 Cappuccino
$4.69
$5.69
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.13
$0.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1620
$175
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1190
$107
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2762
$265
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1851
$155
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$111
$24.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$172
$37.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$49.1
$8.92
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.34%
4.93%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4967
$5137
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2217
$3208
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.5
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$87
$12
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$2.93
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.37
$1.04
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$2.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.59
$1.24
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.87
$1.24
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.41
$2.09
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
$20.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.8
$5.23
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$12.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.36
$1.55
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$1.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.99
$1.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.96
$1.17
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.48
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$0.91
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.32
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.04
$0.94
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.8
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$0.59
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15
$1.19
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$10.5
$3.06
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.7
$6.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.9
$1.53
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$2.72
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$57.3
$17.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.4
$5.95
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$122
$14.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$26.2
$3.72
👖 Brand Jeans
$58.9
$87.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$90.2
$78.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1663
$409
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$19818
$15456

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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

Cities near Luoyang

Distance City Cost of living
33 km or 21 mi Yanshi
$663
43 km or 27 mi Mengzhou
$651
49 km or 31 mi Jiyuan
$667
52 km or 32 mi Gongyi
$670
60 km or 37 mi Dengfeng
$667
66 km or 41 mi Ruzhou
$673
67 km or 41 mi Qinyang
$654
88 km or 55 mi Xinmi
$670
90 km or 56 mi Xingyang
$662
97 km or 60 mi Jiaozuo
$681
100 km or 62 mi Jincheng
$704
112 km or 69 mi Yuzhou
$677
113 km or 70 mi Sanmenxia
$699
113 km or 70 mi Zhengzhou
$604
123 km or 76 mi Xinzheng
$674
131 km or 81 mi Pingdingshan
$697
133 km or 82 mi Changge
$666
134 km or 83 mi Gaoping
$655
137 km or 85 mi Yuncheng
$738
142 km or 88 mi Lingbao
$663
143 km or 89 mi Houma
$641
146 km or 91 mi Xuchang
$692
151 km or 94 mi Xinxiang
$731
153 km or 95 mi Huixian
$666
170 km or 106 mi Weihui
$656
176 km or 109 mi Kaifeng
$642
179 km or 111 mi Linfen
$666
181 km or 113 mi Changzhi
$848
182 km or 113 mi Wugang
$647
183 km or 113 mi Yongji
$655
185 km or 115 mi Nanyang
$755
188 km or 117 mi Hejin
$653
189 km or 117 mi Luohe
$661
201 km or 125 mi Linzhou
$677
202 km or 126 mi Hancheng
$650
208 km or 129 mi Hebi
$689
219 km or 136 mi Changyuan
$669
222 km or 138 mi Dengzhou
$686
222 km or 138 mi Huozhou
$645
234 km or 146 mi Zhoukou
$791