Summary

Cost of living in Chicago, IL is 40% more expensive than Banff according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,909
$3,173
Cost of Living
$2,212
$4,209
Average Salary
$1,345
$2,451
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Banff
Chicago, IL
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,034.89
$1,885.34
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$944.99
$1,238.84
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$2,425.2
$3,750.06
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$2,257.94
$2,082.83

Salaries And Financing

Name
Banff
Chicago, IL
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,212.03
$4,209.88
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%3.65
%4.44

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Banff
Chicago, IL
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$139.66
$138.57
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.24
$0.17
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$58.77
$66.83

Markets

Name
Banff
Chicago, IL
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.64
$0.83
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$2.01
$2.78
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.52
$2.33
Local Cheese (1kg)
$9
$10.97
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.66
$2.45
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$12.42
$13.09
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$2.05
$1.89
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.72
$2.2
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$10.42
$12.63
Apples (1kg)
$2.45
$4.8
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$8.95
$9.51
Oranges (1kg)
$2.39
$4.23
Potato (1kg)
$1.17
$2.93
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.69
$1.46
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.77
$5.1
Tomato (1kg)
$2.21
$4.09
Banana (1kg)
$1.12
$1.71
Onion (1kg)
$1.7
$2.42
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$8.86
$12.56

Transportation

Name
Banff
Chicago, IL
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$1.51
$2.42
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$44.65
$103.66
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.85
$0.81
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$18,565.31
$21,970
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$2.71
$3.38
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$1.69
$1.56
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$24.59
$24.67
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$17,230.43
$20,719.08

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Banff
Chicago, IL
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$43.41
$51.39
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$36.38
$44.06
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$81.53
$83.84
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$87.19
$121.85

Restaurants

Name
Banff
Chicago, IL
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$11.04
$17.17
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$43.9
$64.25
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$6.77
$7.25
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$4.76
$5.17
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$5.14
$6.5
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.41
$1.86
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.16
$1.7
Cappuccino (regular)
$3
$3.99

Sports And Leisure

Name
Banff
Chicago, IL
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$49.8
$51.42
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$0
$25.02
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$9.47
$12.67

Childcare

Name
Banff
Chicago, IL
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$536.89
$1,167.76
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$9,784.42
$17,896.81

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Banff
Chicago, IL
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$5,889.87
$3,838.39
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$3,386.91
$2,061.36