Chicago vs Nouakchott - Cost of Living Comparison

Chicago Nouakchott
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2384
$741
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$5451
$1808
🏠 One person rent
$1436
$333
🏘️ Family rent
$2255
$600
🍽️ Food expenses
$551
$294
🚐 Transport expenses
$224
$61.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4960
$649
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
26 km
🎓 Higher education
100
17
😀 Quality of life
95
34
🏙️ Population
2.75M
1.08M

The cost of living in Chicago is 222% more expensive than in Nouakchott. Cities ranked 203rd and 6290th ($2384 vs $741) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 156th and 1st in the United States and Mauritania, respectively. Check the United States vs Mauritania comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Chicago compared to 0.9 months in Nouakchott. Chicago ranked 2nd best city to live in the United States vs Nouakchott ranked 1st in Mauritania, while ranked 17th and 8045th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chicago Nouakchott
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.3
$8.29
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$65
$21.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.75
$6.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.37
$4.22
 Cappuccino
$4.69
$2.37
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.13
$3.41
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1620
$314
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1190
$176
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2762
$660
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1851
$381
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$111
$65
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$172
$99.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$49.1
$63.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.34%
13.04%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4967
$279
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2217
$214
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.5
$0.56
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$87
$31.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$4.42
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.37
$1.15
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$1.42
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.59
$2.74
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.87
$0.95
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.41
$2.12
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
$6.32
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.8
$6.24
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$6.57
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.36
$2.04
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$1.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.99
$1.55
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.96
$0.87
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.79
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$0.73
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.32
$0.5
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.04
$1.93
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.8
$11.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$3.1
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15
$2.15
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$10.5
$5.21
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.7
$2.81
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.9
$1.73
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$1.97
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$57.3
$32.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.4
$5.04
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$122
$22.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$26.2
$6.46
👖 Brand Jeans
$58.9
$24.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$90.2
$38
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1663
$104
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$19818
$9186

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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
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$691
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$853
275 km or 171 mi Louga
$921
380 km or 236 mi Thies
$871
398 km or 248 mi Rufisque
$921
404 km or 251 mi Dakar
$1047
421 km or 262 mi Fatick
$921
438 km or 272 mi Kaolack
$930
518 km or 322 mi Banjul
$450
527 km or 327 mi Lamin
$358
540 km or 335 mi Brikama
$437
587 km or 365 mi Kolda
$903
612 km or 380 mi Ziguinchor
$916
672 km or 417 mi Bafata
$557
693 km or 430 mi Bissau
$631
877 km or 545 mi Praia
$683
884 km or 549 mi Assomada
$656
904 km or 562 mi Boffa
$833
953 km or 592 mi Mamou
$856
965 km or 600 mi Mindelo
$729
978 km or 608 mi Forecariah
$834
984 km or 611 mi Conakry
$983
1041 km or 647 mi Banamba
$486
1047 km or 651 mi Bamako
$549
1048 km or 651 mi Laayoune
$490
1071 km or 665 mi Koulikoro
$485
1094 km or 680 mi Santa Lucia de Tirajana
$1054
1107 km or 688 mi Freetown
$739
1117 km or 694 mi Kankan
$860
1119 km or 695 mi Las Palmas
$1086
1135 km or 705 mi Tenerife
$1133
1145 km or 712 mi La Orotava
$956
1151 km or 715 mi Puerto de la Cruz
$1141
1155 km or 718 mi Santa Cruz de Tenerife
$1008
1157 km or 719 mi San Cristobal de La Laguna
$1062
1159 km or 720 mi Segou
$487
1166 km or 725 mi Markala
$486
1175 km or 730 mi Bougouni
$487
1179 km or 732 mi Puerto del Rosario
$1267
1203 km or 748 mi Corralejo
$1162