Chicago vs Valencia, Venezuela - Cost of Living Comparison

Chicago Valencia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2384
$869
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$5451
$2220
🏠 One person rent
$1436
$308
🏘️ Family rent
$2255
$594
🍽️ Food expenses
$551
$306
🚐 Transport expenses
$224
$166
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4960
$150
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
100
29
😀 Quality of life
95
18
🏙️ Population
2.75M
1.48M

The cost of living in Chicago is 174% more expensive than in Valencia, Venezuela. Cities ranked 203rd and 5830th ($2384 vs $869) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 156th and 4th in the United States and Venezuela, respectively. Check the United States vs Venezuela comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Chicago compared to 0.2 months in Valencia, Venezuela. Chicago ranked 2nd best city to live in the United States vs Valencia, Venezuela ranked 19th in Venezuela, while ranked 17th and 9020th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chicago vs Valencia, Venezuela

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Chicago Valencia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.3
$9.46
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$65
$33.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.75
$8.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.37
$1.16
 Cappuccino
$4.69
$2.88
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.13
$1.09
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1620
$258
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1190
$225
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2762
$669
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1851
$454
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$111
$37.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$172
$58
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$49.1
$38.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.34%
21.94%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4967
$715
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2217
$256
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.5
$1
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$87
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$26.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.37
$0.5
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$1.81
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.59
$1.58
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.87
$0.91
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.41
$2.07
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
$3.96
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.8
$4.42
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$5.47
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.36
$4.6
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$1.01
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.99
$1.31
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.96
$1.19
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.27
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$1.51
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.32
$0.81
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.04
$2.03
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.8
$8.21
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$0.99
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15
$2.81
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$10.5
$4.88
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.7
$4.08
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.9
$1.93
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$1.65
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$57.3
$79
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.4
$5.02
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$122
$47.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$26.2
$6.44
👖 Brand Jeans
$58.9
$44.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$90.2
$65.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1663
$62.1
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$19818
$6413

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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 Valencia, Venezuela

Distance City Cost of living
7.5 km or 4.7 mi Los Guayos
$680
13 km or 8.3 mi Tocuyito
$698
15 km or 9.2 mi Guacara
$672
33 km or 21 mi Puerto Cabello
$670
43 km or 27 mi El Limon
$681
43 km or 27 mi Tinaquillo
$680
45 km or 28 mi Maracay
$557
48 km or 30 mi Palo Negro
$636
49 km or 31 mi Santa Rita
$690
58 km or 36 mi Turmero
$614
60 km or 37 mi Cagua
$682
73 km or 46 mi La Victoria
$702
78 km or 49 mi San Juan de los Morros
$680
84 km or 52 mi San Felipe
$704
86 km or 53 mi San Carlos
$679
107 km or 66 mi Los Teques
$771
116 km or 72 mi Catia La Mar
$774
122 km or 76 mi Maiquetia
$678
122 km or 76 mi Cua
$702
122 km or 76 mi Caracas
$916
124 km or 77 mi Yaritagua
$685
125 km or 78 mi Charallave
$681
126 km or 78 mi La Guaira
$700
134 km or 83 mi Ocumare del Tuy
$751
139 km or 86 mi Cabudare
$628
147 km or 91 mi Santa Lucia
$679
148 km or 92 mi Barquisimeto
$798
148 km or 92 mi Santa Teresa del Tuy
$756
148 km or 92 mi Acarigua
$703
149 km or 93 mi Araure
$696
152 km or 94 mi Calabozo
$697
163 km or 101 mi Guatire
$760
164 km or 102 mi Guarenas
$762
175 km or 109 mi Quibor
$682
180 km or 112 mi Altagracia de Orituco
$708
201 km or 125 mi El Tocuyo
$677
223 km or 138 mi Kralendijk
$1524
227 km or 141 mi Carora
$680
229 km or 142 mi Guanare
$705
229 km or 142 mi Coro
$699