Cleveland vs Dortmund - Cost of Living Comparison

Cleveland Dortmund
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1769
$1155
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4070
$2906
🏠 One person rent
$1013
$546
🏘️ Family rent
$1654
$1051
🍽️ Food expenses
$521
$355
🚐 Transport expenses
$115
$137
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4327
$2209
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
4 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
84
92
😀 Quality of life
88
76
🏙️ Population
381K
588K

The cost of living in Cleveland is 53% more expensive than in Dortmund. Cities ranked 2056th and 4142nd ($1769 vs $1155) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1853rd and 616th in the United States and Germany, respectively. Check the United States vs Germany comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.4 months in Cleveland compared to 1.9 months in Dortmund. Cleveland ranked 32nd best city to live in the United States vs Dortmund ranked 52nd in Germany, while ranked 140th and 604th among best cities to live in the world.

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Cleveland Dortmund
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13
$9.55
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$62.3
$42.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.07
$7.58
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.34
$3.27
 Cappuccino
$4.36
$2.97
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.79
$2.1
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1171
$486
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$755
$343
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2013
$1177
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1264
$699
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$121
$147
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$186
$229
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.7
$28
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.43%
2.73%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2145
$5581
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$306
$2366
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.61
$3.05
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$90.3
$72.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.9
$17.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.07
$1.91
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$1.01
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.31
$1.7
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.97
$1.79
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.74
$3.37
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.1
$11.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$7.43
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.1
$17.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.71
$2.58
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.22
$1.63
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.57
$2.35
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.3
$1.63
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.94
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.5
$0.9
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.49
$0.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.15
$2.22
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.6
$6.06
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.63
$0.77
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.31
$6.34
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.28
$6.95
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.23
$2.45
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.43
$1.22
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.2
$1.31
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.8
$25.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.7
$12.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$77.3
$46.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.7
$12.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.2
$83.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81
$85.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$929
$237
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13276
$11475

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Distance City Cost of living
8.8 km or 5.4 mi Garfield Heights
$1945
9.4 km or 5.8 mi Cleveland Heights
$1945
9.9 km or 6.1 mi Shaker Heights
$1935
11 km or 6.8 mi Lakewood
$1936
11 km or 6.9 mi Parma
$1746
12 km or 7.5 mi Maple Heights
$1946
13 km or 7.8 mi South Euclid
$1935
13 km or 8.2 mi Parma Heights
$1935
15 km or 9.1 mi Rocky River
$1942
15 km or 9.4 mi Bedford
$1946
18 km or 11 mi Euclid
$1940
19 km or 12 mi North Royalton
$1943
22 km or 13 mi Solon
$1964
22 km or 13 mi North Olmsted
$1941
22 km or 14 mi Westlake
$1944
23 km or 14 mi Strongsville
$1940
28 km or 17 mi Avon Lake
$1950
28 km or 18 mi Willoughby
$1585
30 km or 18 mi Avon
$2099
30 km or 18 mi Brunswick
$1937
30 km or 18 mi North Ridgeville
$1953
33 km or 21 mi Hudson
$1937
36 km or 22 mi Mentor
$1781
38 km or 24 mi Elyria
$1938
40 km or 25 mi Cuyahoga Falls
$1937
41 km or 25 mi Stow
$1951
42 km or 26 mi Lorain
$1941
42 km or 26 mi Medina
$1651
45 km or 28 mi Kent
$1675
47 km or 29 mi Akron
$1543
51 km or 32 mi Wadsworth
$1827
52 km or 32 mi Barberton
$1935
61 km or 38 mi Green
$1948
76 km or 47 mi Warren
$1935
77 km or 48 mi Massillon
$1937
78 km or 49 mi Wooster
$1347
79 km or 49 mi Alliance
$1942
79 km or 49 mi Canton
$1519
83 km or 52 mi Norwalk
$1944
87 km or 54 mi Sandusky
$1998

Cities near Dortmund

Distance City Cost of living
10 km or 6.4 mi Schwerte
$1218
11 km or 6.9 mi Castrop-Rauxel
$1217
12 km or 7.4 mi Lunen
$1217
13 km or 7.9 mi Waltrop
$1215
13 km or 8 mi Witten
$1215
13 km or 8 mi Herdecke
$1221
15 km or 9.2 mi Wetter
$1221
16 km or 9.7 mi Unna
$1216
16 km or 10 mi Bergkamen
$1215
16 km or 10 mi Kamen
$1217
17 km or 11 mi Hagen
$1074
17 km or 11 mi Herne
$1086
18 km or 11 mi Bochum
$1118
18 km or 11 mi Datteln
$1211
19 km or 12 mi Selm
$1216
20 km or 12 mi Werne
$1219
20 km or 13 mi Iserlohn
$1318
21 km or 13 mi Oer-Erkenschwick
$1218
21 km or 13 mi Frondenberg
$1215
22 km or 13 mi Recklinghausen
$1202
22 km or 14 mi Gevelsberg
$1214
23 km or 14 mi Sprockhovel
$1219
23 km or 14 mi Hattingen
$1217
25 km or 15 mi Menden
$1219
25 km or 15 mi Herten
$1219
25 km or 16 mi Ennepetal
$1212
25 km or 16 mi Gelsenkirchen
$1351
25 km or 16 mi Hemer
$1215
27 km or 17 mi Schwelm
$1219
28 km or 18 mi Ludinghausen
$1218
29 km or 18 mi Marl
$1216
30 km or 18 mi Hamm
$1245
31 km or 19 mi Werl
$1215
32 km or 20 mi Essen
$1102
33 km or 20 mi Haltern am See
$1217
34 km or 21 mi Gladbeck
$1214
35 km or 21 mi Ludenscheid
$1217
35 km or 22 mi Wuppertal
$1076
35 km or 22 mi Velbert
$1216
36 km or 22 mi Radevormwald
$1216