Chicago vs Rabat - Cost of Living Comparison

Chicago Rabat
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2372
$661
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$5663
$1675
🏠 One person rent
$1412
$312
🏘️ Family rent
$2402
$649
🍽️ Food expenses
$585
$223
🚐 Transport expenses
$210
$53.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$5314
$431
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
100
39
😀 Quality of life
96
58
🏙️ Population
2.75M
573K

The cost of living in Chicago is 259% more expensive than in Rabat. Cities ranked 254th and 7171st ($2372 vs $661) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 195th and 3rd in the United States and Morocco, respectively. Check the United States vs Morocco comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.2 months in Chicago compared to 0.7 months in Rabat. Chicago ranked 1st best city to live in the United States vs Rabat ranked 2nd in Morocco, while ranked 11th and 5530th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chicago vs Rabat

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Chicago Rabat
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.8
$3.43
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$62.8
$26.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.52
$4.87
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.86
$3.4
 Cappuccino
$5.14
$1.8
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.6
$0.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1692
$397
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1112
$221
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$3028
$921
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1930
$496
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$124
$23.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$192
$35.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$60.8
$32.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.59%
4.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4099
$2048
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2764
$1108
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.5
$0.58
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$77.1
$24.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.1
$6.82
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.21
$1.33
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.04
$0.76
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.81
$0.45
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.12
$1.38
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.12
$1.39
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.8
$8.63
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12
$5.18
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.4
$8.14
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.41
$1.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.59
$1.15
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.66
$0.58
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.1
$0.64
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.99
$0.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.11
$0.56
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.51
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.21
$1.13
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.6
$9.74
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.75
$2.18
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.6
$3.72
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$10.5
$4.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.76
$4.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.92
$1.54
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.98
$2
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$63.1
$23.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.5
$6.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$101
$24
💇 Haircut, simple
$26.3
$3.56
👖 Brand Jeans
$59.8
$56.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$92.3
$75.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1798
$115
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$21587
$3393

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 7 mi Cicero
$2010
14 km or 8.8 mi Berwyn
$2103
14 km or 8.9 mi Oak Park
$2132
16 km or 10 mi Elmwood Park
$2011
18 km or 11 mi Maywood
$2010
18 km or 11 mi Evanston
$2114
19 km or 12 mi Skokie
$2022
19 km or 12 mi Burbank
$2008
20 km or 12 mi Melrose Park
$2016
21 km or 13 mi Oak Lawn
$2012
22 km or 14 mi Morton Grove
$2020
22 km or 14 mi Niles
$2051
23 km or 14 mi Park Ridge
$2008
23 km or 14 mi Wilmette
$2021
25 km or 16 mi Blue Island
$2014
26 km or 16 mi Elmhurst
$2023
27 km or 17 mi Glenview
$2025
28 km or 17 mi Des Plaines
$1890
28 km or 18 mi Dolton
$2010
29 km or 18 mi Villa Park
$2016
30 km or 19 mi Harvey
$2021
30 km or 19 mi East Chicago
$1902
30 km or 19 mi Westmont
$2009
31 km or 19 mi Calumet
$2014
31 km or 20 mi South Holland
$2020
32 km or 20 mi Lombard
$1995
32 km or 20 mi Hammond
$2009
32 km or 20 mi Oak Forest
$2021
33 km or 20 mi Northbrook
$2011
33 km or 20 mi Mount Prospect
$2021
33 km or 20 mi Darien
$2020
33 km or 21 mi Elk Grove Village
$2015
34 km or 21 mi Downers Grove
$2017
35 km or 22 mi Orland Park
$2016
36 km or 22 mi Lansing
$2013
36 km or 22 mi Glen Ellyn
$2012
37 km or 23 mi Highland Park
$2012
37 km or 23 mi Munster
$2015
37 km or 23 mi Tinley Park
$2016
37 km or 23 mi Wheeling
$2022

Cities near Rabat

Distance City Cost of living
3.3 km or 2 mi Sale
$447
13 km or 8.1 mi Temara
$528
34 km or 21 mi Kenitra
$573
63 km or 39 mi Mohammedia
$555
87 km or 54 mi Casablanca
$717
120 km or 74 mi Meknes
$451
127 km or 79 mi Khouribga
$405
169 km or 105 mi Fez
$548
177 km or 110 mi El Jadida
$479
193 km or 120 mi Beni Mellal
$395
217 km or 135 mi Tangier
$585
218 km or 135 mi Tetouan
$429
248 km or 154 mi Tarifa
$1106
250 km or 155 mi Ceuta
$1234
265 km or 165 mi Algeciras
$936
269 km or 167 mi Los Barrios
$1232
271 km or 169 mi Gibraltar City
$2091
273 km or 170 mi Chiclana de la Frontera
$1195
273 km or 170 mi La Linea de la Concepcion
$985
283 km or 176 mi Cadiz
$1172
287 km or 178 mi Marrakesh
$703
292 km or 181 mi Rota
$1030
295 km or 184 mi Safi
$459
304 km or 189 mi Jerez de la Frontera
$918
309 km or 192 mi Estepona
$1107
317 km or 197 mi Arcos de la Frontera
$1111
328 km or 204 mi Marbella
$1460
337 km or 210 mi Ronda
$856
344 km or 214 mi Fuengirola
$1352
346 km or 215 mi Olhao
$1016
347 km or 216 mi Faro
$1064
349 km or 217 mi Mijas
$1108
353 km or 219 mi Benalmadena
$1381
353 km or 219 mi Tavira
$1071
359 km or 223 mi Huelva
$955
361 km or 224 mi Almonte
$1102
361 km or 225 mi Moguer
$1109
363 km or 226 mi Loule
$1022
364 km or 226 mi Albufeira
$1202
371 km or 231 mi Malaga
$1274