Cologne vs Onitsha - Cost of Living Comparison

Cologne Onitsha
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1502
$501
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3553
$1383
🏠 One person rent
$800
$219
🏘️ Family rent
$1406
$562
🍽️ Food expenses
$375
$160
🚐 Transport expenses
$205
$76.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2485
$130
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
91
36
😀 Quality of life
95
17
🏙️ Population
1.08M
1.48M

The cost of living in Cologne is 200% more expensive than in Onitsha. Cities ranked 2657th and 8311th ($1502 vs $501) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 13th and 33rd in Germany and Nigeria, respectively. Check Germany vs Nigeria comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in Cologne compared to 0.3 months in Onitsha. Cologne ranked 3rd best city to live in Germany vs Onitsha ranked 12th in Nigeria, while ranked 15th and 9063rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Cologne Onitsha
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12
$0.7
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$43.4
$14
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.6
$3.53
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.95
$0.5
 Cappuccino
$2.83
$1.53
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.32
$0.31
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$746
$319
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$597
$169
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1462
$821
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1077
$467
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$143
$8.65
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$221
$13.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.1
$11.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.4%
17.33%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6543
$2179
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4352
$2657
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.1
$0.23
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$97.6
$20.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.7
$12.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.94
$0.35
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.02
$1.4
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.73
$0.69
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.8
$1.19
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.73
$1.12
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
$3.55
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.02
$5.05
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.5
$3.64
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$1.17
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$1.4
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$0.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$0.94
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$0.93
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$0.95
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.25
$0.31
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.08
$3.64
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.8
$0.66
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.34
$1.13
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.01
$3.82
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$3.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.48
$1.55
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.64
$1.15
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30
$11.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.5
$3.51
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$47.9
$23.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.9
$2.64
👖 Brand Jeans
$87.2
$16.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.9
$52.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$512
$59
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10097
$1392

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Distance City Cost of living
9.2 km or 5.7 mi Hurth
$1222
10 km or 6.4 mi Leverkusen
$1474
10 km or 6.4 mi Frechen
$1221
13 km or 7.9 mi Bruhl
$1161
13 km or 7.9 mi Pulheim
$1219
14 km or 8.4 mi Wesseling
$1214
14 km or 8.5 mi Bergisch Gladbach
$1186
15 km or 9.3 mi Niederkassel
$1217
16 km or 10 mi Rosrath
$1219
18 km or 11 mi Monheim am Rhein
$1220
19 km or 12 mi Dormagen
$1220
19 km or 12 mi Erftstadt
$1218
19 km or 12 mi Langenfeld
$1217
20 km or 12 mi Troisdorf
$1221
20 km or 12 mi Leichlingen
$1219
20 km or 12 mi Kerpen
$1218
21 km or 13 mi Bornheim
$1213
21 km or 13 mi Lohmar
$1215
22 km or 14 mi Bergheim
$1138
23 km or 15 mi Siegburg
$1212
24 km or 15 mi Overath
$1217
25 km or 16 mi Sankt Augustin
$1219
25 km or 16 mi Bonn
$1440
26 km or 16 mi Hilden
$1218
26 km or 16 mi Solingen
$969
27 km or 17 mi Elsdorf
$1214
28 km or 17 mi Wermelskirchen
$1221
28 km or 17 mi Haan
$1215
28 km or 18 mi Bedburg
$1214
29 km or 18 mi Hennef
$1216
31 km or 19 mi Grevenbroich
$1218
31 km or 19 mi Remscheid
$1209
31 km or 20 mi Erkrath
$1221
33 km or 20 mi Konigswinter
$1215
34 km or 21 mi Euskirchen
$1211
34 km or 21 mi Neuss
$1281
34 km or 21 mi Mettmann
$1218
35 km or 21 mi Zulpich
$1221
35 km or 21 mi Meckenheim
$1218
35 km or 22 mi Dusseldorf
$1470

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Distance City Cost of living
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$748
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$1669
84 km or 52 mi Enugu
$938
105 km or 65 mi Umuahia
$755
130 km or 81 mi Benin
$924
133 km or 83 mi Aba
$659
135 km or 84 mi Warri
$518
159 km or 99 mi Port Harcourt
$854
174 km or 108 mi Owo
$745
213 km or 132 mi Akure
$662
218 km or 135 mi Calabar
$655
236 km or 147 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
284 km or 177 mi Ife
$774
303 km or 188 mi Osogbo
$548
331 km or 205 mi Abuja
$1305
341 km or 212 mi Kumba
$451
345 km or 214 mi Ibadan
$941
347 km or 216 mi Malabo
$715
351 km or 218 mi Buea
$346
358 km or 222 mi Ilorin
$753
360 km or 224 mi Limbe
$370
365 km or 227 mi Oyo
$646
375 km or 233 mi Bamenda
$387
375 km or 233 mi Lagos
$1417
384 km or 239 mi Minna
$669
395 km or 245 mi Abeokuta
$1274
400 km or 248 mi Douala
$549
409 km or 254 mi Bafoussam
$488
462 km or 287 mi Porto-Novo
$593
478 km or 297 mi Jos
$780
483 km or 300 mi Cotonou
$681
490 km or 304 mi Kaduna
$649
518 km or 322 mi Save
$559
541 km or 336 mi Abomey
$560
554 km or 344 mi Zaria
$543
571 km or 355 mi Bauchi
$567
582 km or 362 mi Bata
$988
584 km or 363 mi Yaounde
$723
615 km or 382 mi Lome
$607
643 km or 399 mi Atakpame
$568