Chicago vs Luxembourg City - Cost of Living Comparison

Chicago Luxembourg City
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2384
$2140
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$5451
$4973
🏠 One person rent
$1436
$1426
🏘️ Family rent
$2255
$2557
🍽️ Food expenses
$551
$505
🚐 Transport expenses
$224
$66.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4960
$3924
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
100
29
😀 Quality of life
95
85
🏙️ Population
2.75M
129K

The cost of living in Chicago is 11% more expensive than in Luxembourg City. Cities ranked 203rd and 362nd ($2384 vs $2140) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 156th and 1st in the United States and Luxembourg, respectively. Check the United States vs Luxembourg comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Chicago compared to 1.8 months in Luxembourg City. Chicago ranked 2nd best city to live in the United States vs Luxembourg City ranked 1st in Luxembourg, while ranked 17th and 221st among best cities to live in the world.

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Chicago Luxembourg City
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.3
$16.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$65
$67.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.75
$10
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.37
$5.36
 Cappuccino
$4.69
$3.58
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.13
$2.91
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1620
$1391
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1190
$1178
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2762
$2578
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1851
$2194
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$111
$151
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$172
$233
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$49.1
$54.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.34%
1.89%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4967
$12881
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2217
$9599
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.5
$1.03
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$87
$38.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$28.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.37
$1.63
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$1.25
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.59
$1.99
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.87
$1.77
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.41
$4.05
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
$18.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.8
$11.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$19.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.36
$2.57
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$1.64
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.99
$2.62
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.96
$2.74
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.63
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$2.86
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.32
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.04
$2.2
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.8
$9.92
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$2.02
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15
$5.81
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$10.5
$8.17
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.7
$3.89
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.9
$2.36
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$2.78
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$57.3
$46.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.4
$12.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$122
$48.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$26.2
$25.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$58.9
$86.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$90.2
$105
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1663
$1241
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$19818
$15008

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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 Luxembourg City

Distance City Cost of living
15 km or 9.1 mi Dudelange
$1974
17 km or 10 mi Esch-sur-Alzette
$1965
19 km or 12 mi Petange
$2047
20 km or 12 mi Differdange
$1808
24 km or 15 mi Arlon
$1459
28 km or 18 mi Thionville
$1154
40 km or 25 mi Trier
$1319
40 km or 25 mi Merzig
$1220
52 km or 32 mi Dillingen
$1219
55 km or 34 mi Metz
$1154
55 km or 34 mi Saarlouis
$1170
65 km or 40 mi Volklingen
$1214
75 km or 47 mi Saarbrucken
$1203
76 km or 47 mi Sankt Wendel
$1217
79 km or 49 mi Sankt Ingbert
$1218
81 km or 50 mi Neunkirchen
$1216
86 km or 54 mi Idar-Oberstein
$1215
88 km or 54 mi Sarreguemines
$1243
91 km or 56 mi Blieskastel
$1218
93 km or 58 mi Homburg
$1216
97 km or 61 mi Zweibrucken
$1216
102 km or 63 mi Nancy
$1188
103 km or 64 mi Charleville-Mezieres
$1227
110 km or 68 mi Verviers
$1026
116 km or 72 mi Pirmasens
$1214
116 km or 72 mi Mechernich
$1213
118 km or 74 mi Seraing
$1294
119 km or 74 mi Liege
$1193
119 km or 74 mi Huy
$1304
120 km or 74 mi Kaiserslautern
$1136
122 km or 76 mi Andenne
$1303
125 km or 78 mi Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler
$1216
126 km or 78 mi Euskirchen
$1211
127 km or 79 mi Zulpich
$1221
127 km or 79 mi Rheinbach
$1217
127 km or 79 mi Bad Kreuznach
$1287
129 km or 80 mi Stolberg
$1214
129 km or 80 mi Andernach
$1215
130 km or 81 mi Aachen
$1169
130 km or 81 mi Meckenheim
$1218