Chisinau vs Dallas - Cost of Living Comparison

Chisinau Dallas
🚶 Cost of living one person
$577
$2268
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1413
$5207
🏠 One person rent
$281
$1388
🏘️ Family rent
$491
$2375
🍽️ Food expenses
$195
$552
🚐 Transport expenses
$33.7
$173
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$456
$5356
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
50
92
😀 Quality of life
58
90
🏙️ Population
639K
1.3M

The cost of living in Chisinau is 75% less expensive than in Dallas. Cities ranked 7572nd and 271st ($577 vs $2268) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 211th in Moldova and the United States, respectively. Check Moldova vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months in Chisinau compared to 2.4 months in Dallas. Chisinau ranked 1st best city to live in Moldova vs Dallas ranked 17th in the United States, while ranked 5487th and 95th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chisinau Dallas
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.02
$16.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.5
$61.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.86
$8.08
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$5.18
 Cappuccino
$1.6
$4.46
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$2.11
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$267
$1483
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$185
$1142
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$467
$2860
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$348
$1961
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71.6
$108
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$111
$164
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$7.96
$70.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.04%
4.68%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1134
$3782
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$795
$1848
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.16
$3.02
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.88
$98.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.34
$12.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.45
$1.12
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$0.86
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.35
$2.79
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.77
$3.14
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.63
$3.36
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.23
$10.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.11
$11.7
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.15
$15.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$4.25
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.31
$2.01
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.22
$4.24
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$3.51
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$2.89
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$2.88
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
$1.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.25
$3.17
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.48
$12.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$4.25
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.11
$8.54
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.28
$8.18
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.38
$5.11
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.19
$2.17
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.52
$1.65
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$26.8
$40.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.33
$13
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$115
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.16
$20.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.9
$53.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.6
$88.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$266
$1178
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2149
$15441

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$413
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$413
51 km or 32 mi Bender
$441
61 km or 38 mi Tiraspol
$345
80 km or 50 mi Comrat
$521
83 km or 52 mi Ungheni
$413
95 km or 59 mi Vaslui
$680
98 km or 61 mi Iasi
$607
109 km or 68 mi Balti
$366
126 km or 79 mi Barlad
$522
132 km or 82 mi Cahul
$522
135 km or 84 mi Soroca
$412
146 km or 91 mi Roman
$475
154 km or 96 mi Odesa
$452
155 km or 96 mi Bacau
$631
184 km or 115 mi Botosani
$635
187 km or 116 mi Galati
$593
189 km or 117 mi Piatra Neamt
$517
194 km or 121 mi Focsani
$507
202 km or 125 mi Tulcea
$549
205 km or 127 mi Braila
$552
209 km or 130 mi Suceava
$542
238 km or 148 mi Mykolaiv
$278
250 km or 155 mi Vinnytsia
$490
259 km or 161 mi Buzau
$597
261 km or 162 mi Chernivtsi
$389
267 km or 166 mi Sfantu Gheorghe
$501
288 km or 179 mi Kherson
$364
292 km or 181 mi Brasov
$676
295 km or 183 mi Slobozia
$543
302 km or 187 mi Khmelnytskyi
$385
305 km or 189 mi Kropyvnytskyi
$388
307 km or 191 mi Mamaia
$558
315 km or 196 mi Constanta
$701
317 km or 197 mi Ploiesti
$609
324 km or 201 mi Bila Tserkva
$399
331 km or 206 mi Targu Mures
$550
332 km or 206 mi Bistrita
$461
334 km or 207 mi Calarasi
$538
348 km or 216 mi Voluntari
$561

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Distance City Cost of living
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$1935
14 km or 8.5 mi Irving
$1953
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$1938
18 km or 11 mi Farmers Branch
$1948
19 km or 12 mi Mesquite
$1961
19 km or 12 mi Balch Springs
$1907
20 km or 12 mi Lancaster
$1936
21 km or 13 mi DeSoto
$1948
21 km or 13 mi Grand Prairie
$1971
22 km or 13 mi Garland
$1977
22 km or 14 mi Richardson
$1950
25 km or 15 mi Carrollton
$1942
25 km or 15 mi Cedar Hill
$1938
27 km or 17 mi Coppell
$1944
28 km or 17 mi Euless
$1944
28 km or 18 mi Rowlett
$1946
30 km or 19 mi Sachse
$1947
30 km or 19 mi Arlington
$1643
31 km or 19 mi Plano
$2066
31 km or 19 mi Grapevine
$2287
32 km or 20 mi Bedford
$1937
32 km or 20 mi Forney
$1951
34 km or 21 mi Colleyville
$1950
34 km or 21 mi Lewisville
$1978
35 km or 22 mi Hurst
$1936
35 km or 22 mi The Colony
$1945
36 km or 22 mi Rockwall
$1763
37 km or 23 mi Southlake
$1941
37 km or 23 mi Mansfield
$1965
37 km or 23 mi Midlothian
$1801
37 km or 23 mi Wylie
$1827
38 km or 23 mi Flower Mound
$1955
38 km or 24 mi Allen
$2132
39 km or 24 mi North Richland Hills
$1938
40 km or 25 mi Frisco
$1945
42 km or 26 mi Waxahachie
$1941
42 km or 26 mi Watauga
$1936
43 km or 27 mi Keller
$1983
43 km or 27 mi Haltom
$1938
44 km or 28 mi Little Elm
$1941