Cleveland vs Dresden - Cost of Living Comparison

Cleveland Dresden
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1769
$1125
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4070
$2791
🏠 One person rent
$1013
$548
🏘️ Family rent
$1654
$1030
🍽️ Food expenses
$521
$340
🚐 Transport expenses
$115
$128
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4327
$2474
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
4 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
84
70
😀 Quality of life
88
89
🏙️ Population
381K
555K

The cost of living in Cleveland is 57% more expensive than in Dresden. Cities ranked 2056th and 4230th ($1769 vs $1125) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1853rd and 630th 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 2.2 months in Dresden. Cleveland ranked 32nd best city to live in the United States vs Dresden ranked 17th in Germany, while ranked 140th and 131st among best cities to live in the world.

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Cleveland Dresden
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13
$9.02
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$62.3
$37
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.07
$7.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.34
$3.26
 Cappuccino
$4.36
$2.81
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.79
$2.84
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1171
$483
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$755
$369
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2013
$1036
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1264
$745
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$121
$128
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$186
$200
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.7
$27.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.43%
1.98%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2145
$4128
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$306
$3483
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.61
$2.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$90.3
$62.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.9
$18.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.07
$1.81
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.88
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.31
$1.02
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.97
$1.55
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.74
$2.4
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.1
$11.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$7.08
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.1
$10.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.71
$2.31
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.22
$1.71
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.57
$2.17
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.3
$1.94
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.5
$0.93
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.49
$0.61
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.15
$1.64
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.6
$5.85
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.63
$0.66
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.31
$7
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.28
$8.15
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.23
$2.22
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.43
$1.25
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.2
$1.46
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.8
$30.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.7
$9.31
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$77.3
$47.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.7
$12.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.2
$79.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81
$85.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$929
$224
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13276
$10012

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
7.2 km or 4.5 mi Freital
$1221
7.7 km or 4.8 mi Radebeul
$1215
14 km or 8.9 mi Coswig
$1219
17 km or 11 mi Pirna
$1215
22 km or 14 mi Meissen
$1217
32 km or 20 mi Freiberg
$1136
42 km or 26 mi Riesa
$1214
44 km or 28 mi Decin
$872
44 km or 28 mi Dobeln
$1216
47 km or 29 mi Teplice
$900
48 km or 30 mi Usti nad Labem
$799
50 km or 31 mi Bautzen
$1149
51 km or 31 mi Litvinov
$889
55 km or 34 mi Senftenberg
$1221
56 km or 35 mi Hoyerswerda
$1216
61 km or 38 mi Most
$650
62 km or 39 mi Chemnitz
$1044
64 km or 40 mi Litomerice
$786
69 km or 43 mi Ceska Lipa
$892
69 km or 43 mi Chomutov
$701
72 km or 45 mi Limbach-Oberfrohna
$1216
73 km or 45 mi Spremberg
$1219
73 km or 46 mi Annaberg-Buchholz
$1032
74 km or 46 mi Grimma
$1218
76 km or 47 mi Torgau
$1213
77 km or 48 mi Zittau
$1215
87 km or 54 mi Glauchau
$1215
88 km or 55 mi Gorlitz
$1221
89 km or 55 mi Cottbus
$997
92 km or 57 mi Altenburg
$1175
95 km or 59 mi Zwickau
$969
98 km or 61 mi Liberec
$772
98 km or 61 mi Markkleeberg
$1217
100 km or 62 mi Leipzig
$1178
101 km or 63 mi Werdau
$1217
104 km or 65 mi Kladno
$864
107 km or 66 mi Jablonec nad Nisou
$801
108 km or 67 mi Mlada Boleslav
$999
110 km or 68 mi Karlovy Vary
$874
111 km or 69 mi Delitzsch
$1213