Chicago vs Tunis - Cost of Living Comparison

Chicago Tunis
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2384
$489
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$5451
$1174
🏠 One person rent
$1436
$208
🏘️ Family rent
$2255
$352
🍽️ Food expenses
$551
$177
🚐 Transport expenses
$224
$35.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4960
$281
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
100
47
😀 Quality of life
95
61
🏙️ Population
2.75M
1.06M

The cost of living in Chicago is 388% more expensive than in Tunis. Cities ranked 203rd and 8416th ($2384 vs $489) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 156th and 2nd in the United States and Tunisia, respectively. Check the United States vs Tunisia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Chicago compared to 0.6 months in Tunis. Chicago ranked 2nd best city to live in the United States vs Tunis ranked 1st in Tunisia, while ranked 17th and 4915th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chicago Tunis
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.3
$3.76
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$65
$21.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.75
$4.34
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.37
$1.93
 Cappuccino
$4.69
$1.38
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.13
$0.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1620
$238
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1190
$145
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2762
$418
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1851
$259
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$111
$29.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$172
$45.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$49.1
$15.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.34%
11.7%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4967
$893
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2217
$681
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.5
$0.24
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$87
$11.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$4.19
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.37
$0.68
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$0.48
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.59
$0.19
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.87
$0.51
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.41
$1.04
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
$8.27
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.8
$4.25
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$9.38
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.36
$1.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$1.61
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.99
$0.78
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.96
$0.51
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.57
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$0.47
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.32
$0.16
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.04
$0.88
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.8
$6.44
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$1.12
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15
$2.82
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$10.5
$2.22
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.7
$2.94
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.9
$0.84
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$1
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$57.3
$26.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.4
$4.38
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$122
$16.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$26.2
$2.59
👖 Brand Jeans
$58.9
$46
👟 Brand Sneakers
$90.2
$94.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1663
$88.6
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$19818
$2705

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Cities near Chicago

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 Tunis

Distance City Cost of living
7 km or 4.3 mi Aryanah
$426
15 km or 9.6 mi La Marsa
$492
59 km or 37 mi Bizerte
$384
63 km or 39 mi Nabeul
$372
115 km or 71 mi Sousse
$370
124 km or 77 mi Kairouan
$299
207 km or 129 mi Souk Ahras
$337
215 km or 134 mi Annaba
$443
228 km or 142 mi Marsala
$1106
235 km or 146 mi Sfax
$329
242 km or 150 mi Tebessa
$387
247 km or 153 mi Trapani
$909
282 km or 175 mi Quartu Sant'Elena
$1116
284 km or 177 mi Cagliari
$1206
292 km or 181 mi Skikda
$272
294 km or 182 mi Gafsa
$343
307 km or 191 mi Agrigento
$954
317 km or 197 mi Palermo
$984
322 km or 200 mi Constantine
$431
325 km or 202 mi Gabes
$300
363 km or 226 mi Gela
$987
375 km or 233 mi Niscemi
$1103
386 km or 240 mi Batna
$371
390 km or 242 mi St. Paul's Bay
$1139
393 km or 244 mi Jijel
$351
394 km or 245 mi Mosta
$1170
394 km or 245 mi Naxxar
$1250
397 km or 247 mi Birkirkara
$1388
397 km or 247 mi San Gwann
$1333
398 km or 247 mi Nuoro
$1072
399 km or 248 mi Gzira
$1531
400 km or 248 mi Sliema
$1405
401 km or 249 mi Valletta
$1534
404 km or 251 mi Zabbar
$1032
405 km or 252 mi Ragusa
$873
407 km or 253 mi Marsaskala
$1242
408 km or 253 mi El Eulma
$349
432 km or 268 mi Setif
$302
442 km or 275 mi Catania
$1055
448 km or 278 mi Alghero
$1115