Price Rankings for Chicago, IL, United States

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World Ranking

28th Most Expensive Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre (Rent Per Month) out of 625 Cities in the World.
34th Most Expensive Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre (Rent Per Month) out of 626 Cities in the World.
47th Most Expensive Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre (Rent Per Month) out of 626 Cities in the World.

America Ranking

16th Most Expensive Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult (Sports And Leisure) out of 186 Cities in America
15th Most Expensive Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course (Restaurants) out of 185 Cities in America
17th Most Expensive Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre (Rent Per Month) out of 186 Cities in America

Northern America Ranking

14th Most Expensive Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course (Restaurants) out of 134 Cities in Northern America
15th Most Expensive Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult (Sports And Leisure) out of 134 Cities in Northern America
17th Most Expensive Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre (Rent Per Month) out of 134 Cities in Northern America

RestaurantsValue World
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.50 $ High 139th/625 39th/186 38th/134
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $ Very High 71st/621 15th/185 14th/134
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $ High 193th/522 56th/163 56th/114
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $ Very High 110th/606 16th/185 16th/133
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $ Very High 65th/601 25th/183 25th/132
Cappuccino (regular) 4.19 $ Very High 116th/621 77th/185 76th/133
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.98 $ High 210th/623 54th/186 53th/134
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.58 $ High 183th/625 55th/186 54th/134
MarketsValue World
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.04 $ Low 465th/626 128th/186 95th/134
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.65 $ Very High 59th/622 41st/186 40th/134
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.83 $ Very High 55th/617 49th/179 49th/127
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.22 $ Moderate 315th/626 94th/186 85th/134
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.02 $ High 178th/594 61st/178 61st/127
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.05 $ High 191st/616 82th/183 81st/131
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.48 $ High 228th/579 80th/177 79th/126
Apples (1 lb) 1.81 $ Very High 95th/617 79th/182 73th/132
Banana (1 lb) 0.74 $ High 240th/615 51st/179 45th/130
Oranges (1 lb) 1.44 $ Very High 114th/581 90th/166 89th/119
Tomato (1 lb) 1.78 $ Very High 95th/603 68th/177 66th/127
Potato (1 lb) 1.17 $ Very High 62th/599 47th/172 46th/124
Onion (1 lb) 1.14 $ Very High 71st/587 53th/170 52th/123
Lettuce (1 head) 1.77 $ High 118th/559 67th/173 63th/124
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.87 $ Very High 62th/597 50th/166 49th/114
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ High 155th/594 88th/184 85th/132
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.68 $ Very High 92th/545 37th/145 36th/94
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.87 $ High 129th/517 40th/142 35th/92
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.00 $ Very High 51st/511 8th/138 8th/97
TransportationValue World
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ High 154th/616 33th/178 33th/126
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 105.00 $ Very High 34th/542 13th/151 13th/116
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $ High 204th/553 37th/144 35th/95
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.60 $ High 146th/496 46th/114 38th/76
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 26.00 $ High 122th/417 31st/83 30th/48
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.95 $ Low 456th/625 91st/186 52th/134
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,197.50 $ Moderate 125th/293 24th/80 20th/51
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,821.49 $ Moderate 256th/499 48th/167 37th/120
Utilities (Monthly)Value World
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 156.12 $ Moderate 255th/623 70th/185 67th/133
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.28 $ Very High 28th/472 11st/91 7th/43
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 60.94 $ High 150th/626 109th/186 104th/134
Sports And LeisureValue World
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 58.45 $ Very High 77th/626 16th/186 15th/134
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.78 $ High 134th/461 33th/110 21st/71
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.25 $ High 127th/623 22th/185 21st/134
ChildcareValue World
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,460.33 $ Very High 32th/541 13th/166 13th/115
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,137.06 $ Very High 26th/366 14th/97 14th/49
Clothing And ShoesValue World
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 48.55 $ Low 377th/622 59th/185 43th/133
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.29 $ High 216th/617 40th/185 26th/133
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.27 $ Moderate 315th/625 56th/186 47th/134
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 109.58 $ High 191st/621 38th/186 37th/134
Rent Per MonthValue World
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,840.92 $ Very High 34th/626 22th/186 22th/134
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,201.48 $ Very High 61st/625 40th/186 40th/134
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,570.77 $ Very High 28th/625 17th/186 17th/134
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,134.97 $ Very High 47th/626 29th/186 29th/134
Buy Apartment PriceValue World
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 443.55 $ High 154th/537 45th/167 45th/121
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 194.87 $ Moderate 211st/519 59th/163 56th/119
Salaries And FinancingValue World
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,918.48 $ Very High 24th/622 17th/185 17th/133
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.73 Moderate 340th/572 120th/178 74th/132
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