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Cost of Living Comparison Between Chicago, IL and Manchester Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Manchester are 9.22% lower than in Chicago, IL
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Manchester are 24.55% lower than in Chicago, IL
Rent Prices in Manchester are 47.65% lower than in Chicago, IL
Restaurant Prices in Manchester are 0.87% higher than in Chicago, IL
Groceries Prices in Manchester are 22.90% lower than in Chicago, IL
Local Purchasing Power in Manchester is 29.43% lower than in Chicago, IL
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  Chicago, ILManchesterDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(11.45 £)
15.72 $
(12.00 £)
     +4.83 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $
(45.79 £)
65.52 $
(50.00 £)
     +9.20 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(5.34 £)
6.55 $
(5.00 £)
     -6.40 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(3.82 £)
4.59 $
(3.50 £)
     -8.27 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(5.34 £)
5.11 $
(3.90 £)
     -26.99 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.90 $
(2.98 £)
3.43 $
(2.62 £)
     -12.08 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.90 $
(1.45 £)
1.63 $
(1.25 £)
     -13.99 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.65 $
(1.26 £)
1.22 $
(0.93 £)
     -25.83 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.03 $
(2.31 £)
4.33 $
(3.30 £)
     +42.89 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.21 $
(1.69 £)
1.10 $
(0.84 £)
     -50.30 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.92 $
(1.46 £)
0.69 $
(0.52 £)
     -64.17 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.03 $
(1.55 £)
2.47 $
(1.88 £)
     +21.65 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.15 $
(4.69 £)
3.60 $
(2.75 £)
     -41.44 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.67 $
(3.56 £)
3.81 $
(2.91 £)
     -18.35 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.03 $
(3.84 £)
4.70 $
(3.58 £)
     -6.63 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.76 $
(1.34 £)
0.99 $
(0.75 £)
     -43.89 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 $
(0.53 £)
0.60 $
(0.46 £)
     -14.13 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.64 $
(1.25 £)
0.98 $
(0.75 £)
     -40.26 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.52 $
(1.16 £)
1.03 $
(0.79 £)
     -32.39 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.86 $
(0.65 £)
0.90 $
(0.68 £)
     +4.77 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.95 $
(0.72 £)
0.63 $
(0.48 £)
     -33.80 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.44 $
(1.10 £)
0.86 $
(0.66 £)
     -40.40 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.97 $
(1.50 £)
1.52 $
(1.16 £)
     -22.94 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 $
(10.68 £)
9.83 $
(7.50 £)
     -29.80 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.55 $
(1.19 £)
1.73 $
(1.32 £)
     +11.03 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.85 $
(1.41 £)
2.21 $
(1.69 £)
     +19.40 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 $
(9.16 £)
12.45 $
(9.50 £)
     +3.74 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $
(1.72 £)
3.28 $
(2.50 £)
     +45.60 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 $
(76.31 £)
73.38 $
(56.00 £)
     -26.62 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(2.48 £)
3.28 $
(2.50 £)
     +0.80 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.25 $
(1.72 £)
4.26 $
(3.25 £)
     +89.38 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.50 $
(18.70 £)
26.21 $
(20.00 £)
     +6.97 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.73 $
(2.09 £)
5.75 $
(4.39 £)
     +110.46 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(17,552.13 £)
24,242.07 $
(18,500.00 £)
     +5.40 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,300.17 $
(16,254.92 £)
22,879.28 $
(17,460.00 £)
     +7.41 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 126.24 $
(96.34 £)
190.48 $
(145.37 £)
     +50.90 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $
(0.11 £)
0.18 $
(0.14 £)
     +21.62 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 55.29 $
(42.19 £)
29.09 $
(22.20 £)
     -47.38 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 48.37 $
(36.91 £)
34.52 $
(26.35 £)
     -28.63 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.77 $
(20.43 £)
11.02 $
(8.41 £)
     -58.83 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.25 $
(9.35 £)
11.79 $
(9.00 £)
     -3.73 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,000.00 $
(763.14 £)
1,426.13 $
(1,088.33 £)
     +42.61 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,200.00 $
(12,362.80 £)
17,034.97 $
(13,000.00 £)
     +5.15 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 49.10 $
(37.47 £)
74.30 $
(56.70 £)
     +51.33 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.70 $
(28.01 £)
41.74 $
(31.85 £)
     +13.72 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.15 $
(58.87 £)
76.46 $
(58.35 £)
     -0.89 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 95.46 $
(72.85 £)
85.91 $
(65.56 £)
     -10.01 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,798.90 $
(1,372.81 £)
958.85 $
(731.73 £)
     -46.70 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,135.19 $
(866.30 £)
677.76 $
(517.22 £)
     -40.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,243.37 $
(2,475.13 £)
1,597.36 $
(1,219.00 £)
     -50.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,029.43 $
(1,548.73 £)
1,062.42 $
(810.77 £)
     -47.65 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 297.53 $
(227.06 £)
280.04 $
(213.71 £)
     -5.88 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 168.22 $
(128.37 £)
257.23 $
(196.30 £)
     +52.92 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,766.16 $
(2,874.09 £)
2,005.27 $
(1,530.30 £)
     -46.76 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.87 2.99      -22.82 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
Contributors:381210
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD