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Cost of Living Comparison:
Atlanta, Georgia - Chicago, Illinois

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A salary of $200,000 in Atlanta, Georgia should increase to $213,636 in Chicago, Illinois

Cost of Living IndexesAtlantaChicago
Overall96.8103.4
Food102.2103.7
Housing80.597.4
Utilities96.5106.4
Transportation107.5111.7
Health102.6104.3
Miscellaneous106104.5
100=national average

Chicago is 7% more expensive than Atlanta.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

Housing is 20% more expensive in Chicago.

Chicago Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals

Atlanta Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals


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