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Cost of Living Comparison:
Chicago, Illinois - Tucson, Arizona

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A salary of $30,000 in Chicago, Illinois could decrease to $25,753 in Tucson, Arizona

Cost of Living IndexesChicagoTucson
100=national average

Tucson is 14% cheaper than Chicago.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 26% cheaper in Tucson.

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