Chongqing vs Milwaukee - Cost of Living Comparison

Chongqing Milwaukee
🚶 Cost of living one person
$725
$1755
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2101
$4081
🏠 One person rent
$238
$1015
🏘️ Family rent
$422
$1560
🍽️ Food expenses
$307
$455
🚐 Transport expenses
$72.9
$116
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$772
$4324
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
88
87
😀 Quality of life
55
91
🏙️ Population
7.74M
600K

The cost of living in Chongqing is 59% less expensive than in Milwaukee. Cities ranked 6369th and 2084th ($725 vs $1755) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 99th and 1866th in China and the United States, respectively. Check China vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chongqing compared to 2.5 months in Milwaukee. Chongqing ranked 28th best city to live in China vs Milwaukee ranked 16th in the United States, while ranked 5791st and 84th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chongqing vs Milwaukee

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Chongqing Milwaukee
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.3
$12.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$25.1
$45.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.54
$8.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.43
$4.46
 Cappuccino
$4.67
$4.53
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.46
$2.3
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$291
$1094
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$161
$795
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$474
$1665
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$322
$1263
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.3
$106
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57.1
$162
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13
$54.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.52%
5.05%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$3633
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1924
$747
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.44
$2.5
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.1
$60.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.08
$16.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$1.18
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.21
$0.76
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.46
$2.09
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$2.89
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.31
$2.78
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14
$10.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.15
$8.41
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.2
$13.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
$3.97
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$1.35
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$4.86
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$3.04
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$2.05
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.93
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.18
$1.95
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.9
$13
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.82
$2.28
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.09
$9.51
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.37
$6.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.29
$4.1
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$3.59
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.44
$1.56
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.5
$45.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.99
$11.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$61.2
$164
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.98
$15.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$81.2
$46.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80.6
$83.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$373
$1260
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22110
$14325

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$650
103 km or 64 mi Guang'an
$722
120 km or 75 mi Longchang
$663
127 km or 79 mi Luzhou
$737
140 km or 87 mi Suining
$720
140 km or 87 mi Neijiang
$785
145 km or 90 mi Nanchong
$677
170 km or 106 mi Zigong
$688
183 km or 113 mi Shehong
$672
191 km or 119 mi Ziyang
$710
194 km or 120 mi Renhuai
$665
201 km or 125 mi Yibin
$731
208 km or 129 mi Dazhou
$719
209 km or 130 mi Zunyi
$733
211 km or 131 mi Jianyang
$678
232 km or 144 mi Langzhong
$668
249 km or 154 mi Lichuan
$667
258 km or 160 mi Bazhong
$721
264 km or 164 mi Meishan
$714
265 km or 165 mi Chengdu
$752
266 km or 165 mi Leshan
$721
266 km or 166 mi Guanghan
$662
268 km or 167 mi Deyang
$724
272 km or 169 mi Mianyang
$566
277 km or 172 mi Bijie
$768
285 km or 177 mi Shifang
$652
292 km or 181 mi Emeishan
$652
294 km or 183 mi Pengzhou
$668
298 km or 185 mi Enshi
$670
298 km or 185 mi Mianzhu
$657
298 km or 185 mi Chongzhou
$664
300 km or 186 mi Jiangyou
$670
309 km or 192 mi Qionglai
$662
316 km or 196 mi Wanyuan
$653
320 km or 199 mi Dujiangyan
$664
327 km or 203 mi Guangyuan
$710
331 km or 206 mi Guiyang
$603
331 km or 206 mi Tongren
$717
342 km or 212 mi Ya'an
$693
342 km or 213 mi Jishou
$646

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Distance City Cost of living
5.6 km or 3.5 mi West Allis
$1953
6.3 km or 3.9 mi Wauwatosa
$1851
10 km or 6.4 mi Greenfield
$1947
13 km or 8.3 mi Brookfield
$1949
15 km or 9.4 mi New Berlin
$1946
17 km or 11 mi South Milwaukee
$1940
17 km or 11 mi Menomonee Falls
$1938
17 km or 11 mi Franklin
$1945
19 km or 12 mi Oak Creek
$1944
19 km or 12 mi Mequon
$1934
22 km or 14 mi Muskego
$1950
23 km or 14 mi Waukesha
$1658
27 km or 17 mi Caledonia
$1936
37 km or 23 mi Mount Pleasant
$1948
38 km or 24 mi Racine
$1949
46 km or 28 mi West Bend
$1948
53 km or 33 mi Kenosha
$1922
57 km or 36 mi Pleasant Prairie
$1947
64 km or 40 mi Watertown
$1940
67 km or 42 mi Zion
$1578
74 km or 46 mi Fort Atkinson
$1973
76 km or 47 mi Round Lake Beach
$1937
76 km or 47 mi Gurnee
$1936
77 km or 48 mi Waukegan
$1825
78 km or 49 mi Grayslake
$1947
80 km or 50 mi Sheboygan
$1417
81 km or 51 mi North Chicago
$1945
84 km or 52 mi McHenry
$1898
85 km or 53 mi Libertyville
$2201
87 km or 54 mi Mundelein
$1869
90 km or 56 mi Fond du Lac
$1827
91 km or 57 mi Woodstock
$1854
91 km or 57 mi Vernon Hills
$1906
96 km or 60 mi Janesville
$1674
97 km or 60 mi Crystal Lake
$1874
97 km or 60 mi Highland Park
$1931
98 km or 61 mi Buffalo Grove
$2298
101 km or 63 mi Lake in the Hills
$1937
102 km or 63 mi Wheeling
$1937
103 km or 64 mi Northbrook
$1941