Chicago vs Yantai - Cost of Living Comparison

Chicago Yantai
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2384
$791
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$5451
$1898
🏠 One person rent
$1436
$387
🏘️ Family rent
$2255
$505
🍽️ Food expenses
$551
$250
🚐 Transport expenses
$224
$67.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4960
$908
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
38 km
🎓 Higher education
100
47
😀 Quality of life
95
52
🏙️ Population
2.75M
7.1M

The cost of living in Chicago is 201% more expensive than in Yantai. Cities ranked 203rd and 6100th ($2384 vs $791) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 156th and 33rd in the United States and China, respectively. Check the United States vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Chicago compared to 1.1 months in Yantai. Chicago ranked 2nd best city to live in the United States vs Yantai ranked 46th in China, while ranked 17th and 6039th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chicago Yantai
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.3
$2.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$65
$22.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.75
$4.45
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.37
$2.44
 Cappuccino
$4.69
$4.01
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.13
$0.48
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1620
$358
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1190
$323
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2762
$351
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1851
$442
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$111
$43.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$172
$67.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$49.1
$13.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.34%
4.53%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4967
$5098
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2217
$3185
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.5
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$87
$10.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$4.32
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.37
$1.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$2.44
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.59
$1.19
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.87
$0.96
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.41
$1.64
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
$13.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.8
$4.28
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$16.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.36
$1.73
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$1.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.99
$1.87
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.96
$1.85
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.04
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$0.74
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.32
$0.4
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.04
$0.94
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.8
$11.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$0.74
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15
$3.11
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$10.5
$5.15
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.7
$3.87
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.9
$0.94
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$2.52
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$57.3
$12.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.4
$6.01
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$122
$36.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$26.2
$3.39
👖 Brand Jeans
$58.9
$90.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$90.2
$78.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1663
$415
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$19818
$15516

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
40 km or 25 mi Qixia
$665
59 km or 37 mi Rushan
$662
68 km or 42 mi Laiyang
$672
70 km or 43 mi Haiyang
$664
74 km or 46 mi Weihai
$774
77 km or 48 mi Zhaoyuan
$661
88 km or 54 mi Longkou
$663
88 km or 55 mi Laixi
$669
111 km or 69 mi Rongcheng
$665
120 km or 75 mi Laizhou
$669
135 km or 84 mi Pingdu
$685
162 km or 101 mi Qingdao
$663
171 km or 106 mi Dalian
$686
173 km or 107 mi Jiaozhou
$672
176 km or 109 mi Gaomi
$672
177 km or 110 mi Changyi
$659
207 km or 128 mi Weifang
$773
224 km or 139 mi Anqiu
$674
227 km or 141 mi Zhucheng
$677
232 km or 144 mi Shouguang
$677
247 km or 154 mi Dongying
$676
256 km or 159 mi Wafangdian
$675
259 km or 161 mi Qingzhou
$673
275 km or 171 mi Rizhao
$667
287 km or 179 mi Binzhou
$661
293 km or 182 mi Zibo
$549
294 km or 183 mi Zhuanghe
$673
318 km or 197 mi Qinhuangdao
$755
318 km or 198 mi Zouping
$667
343 km or 213 mi Luanzhou
$658
347 km or 215 mi Gaizhou
$667
348 km or 216 mi Laiwu
$683
352 km or 219 mi Xintai
$683
358 km or 223 mi Binhai
$709
359 km or 223 mi Laoling
$665
361 km or 224 mi Xingcheng
$658
362 km or 225 mi Huanghua
$659
364 km or 226 mi Lianyungang
$611
366 km or 227 mi Qian'an
$666
366 km or 227 mi Tangshan
$767